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Lambs (Theatrical club : New York, N.Y.)
Music Division | JPB 06-1
183 linear feet (257 boxes)
Established in New York City in 1874, the Lambs Club is the oldest professional theater club in the United States. The Lambs Club scores consists of the organization's library of published and manuscript music, representing a range of popular... more
Lehac, Ned, 1899-1999
Music Division | JPB 14-07
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Ned Lehac (née Ned Levin, 1900-1999) was a composer who contributed to several Broadway revues between 1930 and 1942. The Ned Lehac papers, dating from 1920 to 1997, document Lehac’s music career through scores, correspondence, performance... more
Petrides, Frédérique, 1903-1983
Music Division | JPB 14-27
.42 linear feet (1 box)
Frédérique Petrides (1903-1983) was a violinist, conductor, teacher, publisher, and pioneering advocate for women in music. The Frédérique Petrides papers, Additions, dating from 1918 to 1983, contain personal correspondence between Petrides and... more
Music Division | JPB 11-23
251 linear feet (254 boxes)
The CBS Collection represents music obtained and used by the organization and stored at CBS headquarters at 485 Madison Avenue, NY. Dance band music used by orchestras broadcast over the Columbia Broadcasting System (i.e. CBS Inc.). Arrangements... more
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
Gruen, John.
Music Division | JPB 95-19
8 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w, 36 x 28 cm; 8 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w, 36 x 28 cm
Photographs of singer Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (2 poses, New York, 1964); and composers Marc Blitzstein (2 poses, New York, 1960) Morton Feldman (2 poses, one at the beach, Water Mill, N.Y., 1963), Francis Poulenc (New York, 1960), and James Tocco... more
Mones, Arthur
Music Division | JPB 93-48
20 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w, 36 x 28 cm; 20 photographic prints, silver gelatin b&w, 36 x 28 cm
Collection includes portraits of John Cage, Jacob Druckman, David Del Tredici, Nicolas Roussakis, Roger Sessions, William Schuman, Meyer Kupferman, Charles Wuorinen, Steve Reich, Philip Glass, Barbara Kolb, Lukas Foss, Ned Rorem, Milton Babbitt,... more
Artec Consultants, Inc
Music Division | JPB 91-49
11 technical drawings, 3 col, 28x44 cm; 11 technical drawings, 3 col, 28x44 cm; 4 photoprints, 3 col, 21 x 26 cm; 4 photoprints, 3 col, 21 x 26 cm
Artec Consultants, Inc., provides interdisciplinary consulting services for buildings for the performing arts, and basic design services for theatres, opera houses, concert halls, recital halls and related facilities. Drawings for the Philadelphia... more
Ellison, Sulaiman, 1951-
Music Division | JPB 87-64
45 photoprints, silver gelatin b&w, 21 x 26 cm. or smaller; 45 photoprints, silver gelatin b&w, 21 x 26 cm. or smaller
Photographs of jazz musicians taken before, during, and after performances in the New York area, 1973-1984. Includes a list of contents and 3 lists, dated 10 May 1983, 15 July 1984, and 15 September, 1984, of names of all jazz musicians... more
Music Division | JPB 87-65
ca. 100 items in 2 boxes
G. Schirmer, Inc., music publisher in New York City, has had the following addresses: 1866-1880, 701 Broadway; 1880-1910, 35 Union Square; 1910-1960, 3 E. 43rd St.; after 1960, 609 Fifth Ave. with retail store at 4 E. 49th St.; 1973, executive... 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
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Seat Endowment Committee
Music Division | JPB 94-11
25 items
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is an arts complex comprising more than a dozen institutions between 62nd St. and 66th St. on Broadway in New York City. Philharmonic Hall (later named Avery Fisher Hall) opened Sept. 24, 1962. Clippings,... more
Kouguell, Arkadie, 1898-1985
Music Division | JPB 96-11
11 items of music ; 38 cm. or smaller
New York (N.Y.). Office of the Mayor (1978-1989 : Koch). Office of Special Projects and Events
Music Division | JPB 98-37
1 item, 50 cm; 1 item, 50 cm
Proclaims the period of October 10 through October 13, 1985, to be "The celebration of a century of popular music in New York.".
Music Division | JPB 93-10
1 scrapbook (23 photographic prints silver gelatin b&w), 27 x 22 cm; 1 scrapbook (23 photographic prints silver gelatin b&w), 27 x 22 cm
Photographs include scenes of arrival at airports and railroad stations, concert performances, audiences, autograph seekers, portraits of conductors Walter Hendl and Thor Johnson in various activities, and portraits of Crown Prince Akihito in the... more
Loesser, Frank, 1910-1969
Music Division | JPB 84-11
520 leaves of ms. music in 2 boxes, 54 x 44 x 8 cm; 520 leaves of ms. music in 2 boxes, 54 x 44 x 8 cm
Zukofsky, Paul
Music Division | JPB 92-57
27 items
In advance of Perspectives of New Music's forum on problems and discrepancies in conventional notation practice, American violinist and composer Paul Zukofsky sent a questionnaire using the organization's letterhead to 70 composers. He received 25... more
American Musicological Society. Greater New York Chapter
Music Division | JOB 74-1
various pieces, 25 cm; various pieces, 25 cm
Cowell, Olive Thompson, 1887-1984
Music Division | JPB 99-3
1 item (44 leaves), 28 cm; 1 item (44 leaves), 28 cm
Includes material on the career of composer Henry Cowell; encounters with many musicians and other artists, the founding of New Music and the New Music Society; an extended trip to Ireland, Russia, and points between in 1929 with Henry; various... more
Music Division | JPB 78-14
ca. 100 items, 27-36 cm; ca. 100 items, 27-36 cm
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
Verrett, Shirley
Music Division | JPB 97-48
1 item (viii leaves), 21 cm; 1 item (viii leaves), 21 cm
Shirley Verrett is an African-American mezzo-soprano and soprano ; Marian Anderson was an African-American contralto.
Mel and Shifra Gold Yiddish Music Project
Music Division | JPB 87-67
3 boxes of music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 3 boxes of music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Ellis, Don
Music Division | JPB 94-21
3 items of ms. music, 21 x 24 cm. or smaller; 3 items of ms. music, 21 x 24 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
Leopold, Ralph
Music Division | JOB 76-34
24 items, 35 cm; 24 items, 35 cm
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
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
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