The Colburn School

The Colburn School is a world-class performing arts school where a renowned faculty provides instruction in music, dance and drama to dedicated students of all ages.


The Piatigorsky Foundation

The Piatigorsky Foundation brings live classical music to audiences throughout the United States.

Piatigorsky International Cello Festival

The Piatigorsky International Cello Festival is presented by the University of Southern California, Thornton School of Music and focuses on the art of the cello, its music, and its musicians.


World Chess Hall of Fame 2013 Exhibit

World Chess Hall of Fame 2013 Exhibit: Jacqueline Piatigorsky: Patron, Player, Pioneer


N M Rothschild & Sons

The records of the London firm, N M Rothschild & Sons, form the core of the Archive, which also includes details on the Rothschild family.






Published Compositions & Arrangements




  • Bach, J.S. Concerto No. 1 in G (arr. for cello and piano) (Schott, 1934).

  • Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario. Figaro (Carl Fischer, 1945).

  • Chopin-Piatigorsky: Nocturne in C-Sharp, Op. posth.(B.49) (Schott, 1934).

  • Debussy, Claude (Piatigorsky): Intermezzo (arr. for cello and piano) (Elkan-Vogel, 1944).

  • Debussy, Claude (Piatigorsky): Beau Soir (arr. for cello and piano) (International, 1946).

  • Debussy, Claude (Piatigorsky): Romance (arr. for cello and piano) (International, 1946).

  • Dinicu-Heifetz: Hora Staccato (Carl Fischer, 1933).

  • De Falla, Manuel. Ritual Fire Dance and Dance of Terror from Amor Brujo (arr. for cello and piano)(Chester, 1938).

  • Fitelberg, Jerzy. Duo for Violin and Cello (Chester, 1948).

  • Foss, Lucas. Capriccio (arr. for cello and piano) (Carl Fischer, 1948).

  • Granados, Enrique. Orientale-Spanish Dance #2 (arr. for cello and piano) (International, 1945).

  • Haydn, F.J. (Piatigorsky). Divertimento in D (arr. for cello and piano) (Elkan-Vogel, 1944).

  • Karjinski, Nicholas: Orientale (arr. for cello and piano) (Eschig, 1938).

  • Koutzen, Boris. Sonata for violin and cello (General Music 22, 1952).

  • Liadov. Pliaska, Danse russe (Schott, 1935).

  • Lully (Piatigorsky): Courante (arr. for bass and piano) (Schott, 1932).

  • Mozart (Piatigorsky): Divertimento in C Major (arr. for viola and piano) (Elkan Vogel, 1947).

  • Mozart (Piatigorsky): Sonatina in C from Divertimenti (arr. for viola) (Elkan-Vogel, 1944).

  • Mozart (Piatigorsky): Sonatina for cello and piano (Elkan-Vogel, 1944).

  • Schumann, Robert: Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op. 129 (arr. for cello and piano) (International, 1992) [not credited].

  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Waltz, Op. 65 from “Music for Children (arr. for cello and piano) (International, 1945).

  • Prokofeiv, Sergei: March, Op. 65 (cello solo) (International, 1945).

  • Scriabin, Alexander (Piatigorsky): Etude Op. 8 No. 11 (arr. for cello and piano) (Schott, 1933).

  • Scriabin, Alexander (Piatigorsky): Poem Op. 32, No. 1 (arr. for cello and piano) (Schott, 1934).

  • Stravinsky, Igor (Piatigorsky). Suite Italienne (arr. for cello and piano) (Edition Russe de Musique, London 1934).

  • Walton, William: Concerto Cadenzas (cello and piano score) (Oxford University Press, 1957).

  • Von Weber, C.M. (Piatigorsky): Adagio and Rondo (arr. for cello and piano) (Schott, 1932).

  • Piatigorsky, Gregor: Variations on a Paganini Theme (arr. for cello and piano) (Elkan-Vogel, 1944).

  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Sonata, Op. 40 (arr. for cello and piano) (Leeds Music Corporation, 1947).

  • Valensin, Georges: Menuet (arr. for cello and piano) (Chester, 1938).