Edna Frida Pietsch Collection

Container list

Orchestra music

Box 1


Concertino for piano and orchestra

Fantasy for orchestra

Five Oriental impressions for [piano arranged for] orchestra


Temple dance


Desert caravan

Ritual dance

Five poems for [piano arranged for] orchestra




Summer nocturne


In symphonic mood for grand orchestra


Piano concerto in A minor

Box 2

Prelude and fugue in G minor for string orchestra and timpani

Symphonic tone poem no. I

Symphony in A major

Viola concerto

Chamber music

Andante cantabile for viola with piano accompaniment

Canzonetta for tenor saxophone (or French horn in F) and piano

Lament for violin solo with piano accompaniment

Lento (A string quartet for four violins)

Lullaby for violin with piano accompaniment

Miniature suite for woodwind quintet, op. 20


Piano quintet

Serenade for ‘cello and piano

Sonata for violin and piano

Box 3

String quartet in D major

Suite for solo harp

Suite for string quartet

Suite for woodwinds and French horns

Summer idyl for Eb alto clarinet (or French horn in F) with piano accompaniment

Variations on an original theme for string quartet

Woodland fantasy for flute and piano

Keyboard Music

An argument


Berceuse for piano solo

Children’s pieces for piano

A child’s day, op. 12

Cradle song (arr. of W.A. Mozart)

Eight first grade pieces, op. 5


Five Oriental impressions for the piano, op. 15

Five poems for piano, op. 18

Largo eroico for organ

Lilacs, op. 9

Little scherzo, op. 17

Marching fingers

Pastorale for two pianos fohr Hands

Prelude for two pianos four hands

Silent night (arr. of F. Gruber)

Sonata for the piano, op. 14 (Op. 7 in ms)

Three piano compositions, op. 3

Valse gracieuse for two pianos four hands

Valse lente for two pianos four hands


Box 4

Eight songs, op. 7

Five German songs, op. 6

Forward Milwaukee

The leopard cannot change his spots

Love’s autumn

Neun Lieder, op. 6

Of a’ the airts

Songs of nature: A set of three . . ., op. 24

There is no death (see Wisconsin Sheet Music Database)


Folder marked “Not copied” (German Songs, Piano Concerto, other sketch books)

Folder marked “Piano pieces (Miscellaneous)” (“Small concerto,” pencil copies of pf music)

Folder marked “Songs, miscellaneous (Pencil sketches)”: various piano sketches and notes of piano, orch, and vn pieces

Envelopes used to hold copies of her music