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Nordoff, Paul, 1909-
Music Division | JPB 96-15
13 items of ms. music, 39 cm. or smaller; 13 items of ms. music, 39 cm. or smaller
Randolph, William Popsie
Music Division | JPB 93-3
13 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w, 24 x 20 cm. on mounts 31 x 26 cm; 13 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w, 24 x 20 cm. on mounts 31 x 26 cm
William "Popsie" Randolph was a company and tour manager for many jazz ensembles, including the Benny Goodman bands. Photographs of jazz musicians, many holding their instruments. 2 photographs date from the 1940's: Glenn Miller and the... more
Lynes, George Platt, 1907-1955
Music Division | JPB 00-41
14 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w, 26 x 20 cm. or smaller; 14 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w, 26 x 20 cm. or smaller
Photographs of Webster Aitken (1940?), Aaron Copland (1939), Lotte Lehman (6 poses, 1947, date unknown), Thomas Schippers (1950?), Gian Carlo Menotti (date unknown), Arnold Schoenberg (2 poses, 1947), and Igor Stravinsky (2 poses, 1947).
Griffes, Charles Tomlinson, 1884-1920
Music Division | JPB 97-68
286 photographic prints, silver gelatin b & w, 22 x 26 cm. or smaller some mounted; 286 photographic prints, silver gelatin b & w, 22 x 26 cm. or smaller some mounted
Charles Tomlinson Griffes was an American composer whose works include The White Peacock, The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan, and Poem for Flute and Orchestra. In 1907, upon his return from music study in Germany, he became a music teacher at the... more
New York Flute Club
Music Division | JPB 90-28
.4 linear feet
The 1920's are represented by photocopies of programs from The Flutist (magazine) and later decades by some original programs and some photocopies, with a complete set for the 1980's and early 1990's only. Supplementary material includes the... more
Kouguell, Arkadie, 1898-1985
Music Division | JPB 96-11
11 items of music ; 38 cm. or smaller
Ager, Milton, 1893-1979
Music Division | JPB 82-75 no. 8
1 ms. score (12 items in 1 box), 53 x 43 x 8 cm; 1 ms. score (12 items in 1 box), 53 x 43 x 8 cm
Brady, S. William
Music Division | JPB 97-47
1 item ([63] p. bound), 19 cm; 1 item ([63] p. bound), 19 cm
Diary of operas seen during Brady's European trip in 1901. The longest section, on Germany, consists of mounted programs for and comments in ink about Der Barbier von Bagdad, Cavalleria Rusticana, Der Afrikanerin, Bastien und Bastienne, Der... more
Longstreet, Stephen, 1907-2002
Music Division | JPB 93-13
1 painting on paper, oil, 56 x 40 cm; 1 painting on paper, oil, 56 x 40 cm; 4 drawings, ink, 50 x 38 cm. or smaller; 4 drawings, ink, 50 x 38 cm. or smaller; 5 drawings, ink and watercolor, 41 x 48 cm. or smaller; 5 drawings, ink and watercolor, 41 x 48 c
Stephen Longstreet is an American artist, novelist, and jazz historian. 1 oil painting of Christ on the Cross; 4 ink drawings, and 5 ink and watercolor drawings of the American jazz scene. 1 ink drawing is a portrait of Lil Hardin ; most of the... more
Broder, Nathan.
Music Division | JPB 86-20
An American musicologist and editor, Nathan Broder was born in New York in 1905 and died there in 1967. Material for articles in Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart, including drafts, galley proofs, and related correspondence ; material relating to... more
Rochberg, George
Music Division | JPB 98-45 no. 10
29 items of ms. music, 36 cm. or smaller; 29 items of ms. music, 36 cm. or smaller
Strimer, Joseph, 1881-1962
Music Division | JPB 89-70
24 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller; 24 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller
Strimer, Joseph, 1881-1962
Music Division | JPB 89-71
68 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller; 68 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller
Strimer, Joseph, 1881-1962
Music Division | JPB 89-69
11 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller; 11 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller
Loesser, Frank, 1910-1969
Music Division | JPB 84-7
6 folders of ms. music, 39 cm; 6 folders of ms. music, 39 cm
Liventhan, Sara
Music Division | JPB 84-159
5 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 5 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Riegger, Wallingford, 1885-1961
Music Division | JPB 83-46
104 items in 6 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 104 items in 6 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Loesser, Frank, 1910-1969
Music Division | JPB 84-8
4 folders of ms. music, 39 cm; 4 folders of ms. music, 39 cm
Strimer, Joseph, 1881-1962
Music Division | JPB 89-72
95 folders of ms. music in 2 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 95 folders of ms. music in 2 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Loesser, Frank, 1910-1969
Music Division | JPB 84-10
1 box of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 1 box of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Kouguell, Arkadie, 1898-1985
Music Division | JPB 96-12
7 items of music, 38 cm. or smaller; 7 items of music, 38 cm. or smaller
Bettis, Valerie, 1919-1982
Music Division | JPB 86-7
American dancer and choreographer. Music by Bernardo Segall and other composers, some with annotations by Bettis. Includes manuscripts (chiefly photocopies and reproductions) and published scores.
Hubbard, W. L. (William Lines), 1867-1951
Music Division | JPB 82-78
46 items in 5 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 46 items in 5 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Barnes, Harold
Music Division | JPB 95-4
0.94 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Harold Barnes was a record collector. Walter Schmucker was a collector.
Sopkin, Stefan
Music Division | JPB 84-302
1 box of ms. music, 40 x 31 x 8 cm; 1 box of ms. music, 40 x 31 x 8 cm
Grandjany, Marcel, 1891-1975
Music Division | JPB 93-107
10 items
Testimonial letters (ALS) from Ch. M. Widor, H. Renié, Camille Chevillard (1922 Oct. 3), Albert Wolff, Jacques Pillois, and Gabriel Pierné (1926 May 21). Other papers include 2 brochures (1 of which incorporates excerpts from these letters in... more
Morgenstern, Sam.
Music Division | JPB 92-22
5.3 linear feet (21 boxes)
Sam Morgenstern was an American vocal coach, conductor, composer, and author.
Mundy, John, 1886-1971
Music Division | JPB 85-24
4 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 4 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Furst, William
Music Division | JPB 82-38
ca. 200 ms. parts, 29-36 cm; ca. 200 ms. parts, 29-36 cm
Antheil, George, 1900-1959
Music Division | JPB 91-41
1 item
George Antheil was an American composer. Antheil promises to send a picture and speaks of his hope "to express the very soul, smell, and spirituality of his native land for the first time in music.".