Sheet Music book

Item

Title

Sheet Music book

Description

Saxophone practice book, written in German and belonging to Frank Kenwood.
This 9" x 12" 10 page brown craft paper book is filled with saxophone practice exercises used by Frank Kenwood to learn to play the saxophone while he was a POW. The Saxophone Schule was written by Erich Rochow, .

Date

1943

Identifier

004.087.043

Medium

Paper, ink

Provenance

Frank Kenwood received his Alto Saxophone in November 1943 from Tracy Strong of the World Service Committee of the YMCA. After Frank was transferred to Stalag VIIIB, he expressed a desire to play the Saxophone. Arrangements were made and the instrument was purchased and sent to him at the prison camp.

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