Tucson: Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, 1979. Bloch, Ernest. First edition. 4to., 24 pp. Printed stiff wrappers. Near fine. Item #54454
Ernst Bloch was a renowned composer and gifted amateur photographer. His music served as inpiration for Alfred Stieglitz's sequence of Cloud photographs, and Paul Strand solisited his comments on photography as an art for the magazine Manuscripts. Bloch served as the director of the Cleveland Institute of Music (1920 - 1925), the San Francisco Conservatory of Music (1925 - 1929) and as a professor of music at the University of California at Berkeley, 1939 - 1952. Center for Creative Photography, Guide Serie Number One.