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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
Mauro, Antonio, 1944-
Music Division | JPB 14-21
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Antonio Mauro (? - 1922) was an Italian composer and organist. The Antonio Mauro scores, dating from 1884 to 1938, hold ten original compositions and five arrangements.
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
Wieder, Gertrude
Music Division | JPB 14-10
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Gertrude Wieder (1893-1968) was an American contralto singer who performed in opera and solo recitals in the 1920s and early 1930s. Her scrapbook documents her career from 1920 to 1933.
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
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
Wagner, Minna, 1809-1866
Music Division | JOB 91-33
19 items
Anonymous ms. poem addressed to Minna Planer as Sena in Solomon's Judgment, 1833 Feb. 14 ; 15 ALS, including 2 from Anton Hübsch of Königsberg, offering engagements at various theaters in Germany, 1833 Dec. 23 - 1836 March 6 ; 1 ALS from Minna... 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
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).
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
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
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
Humperdinck, Engelbert, 1854-1921
Music Division | JOB 91-4
1 item
Engelbert Humperdinck was a German composer. Signed autograph postcard.
Music Division | JPB 91-15
33 items, 46 cm. or smaller; 33 items, 46 cm. or smaller
Posters for social dances chiefly in West New York, Jersey City, and Union City, NJ, 1924 Jan. 5 through 1932 Dec. 3. All include names of dance bands, many contain song texts, and 6 contain portraits of musicians. Some posters are stamped: WOR... 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
Herwegh, Georg, 1817-1875
Music Division | JOB 91-42
1 item
Georg Herwegh, a German poet, was a friend of composer Richard Wagner. Clipping of a poem which deals humorously with Wagner's Munich experiences. The former owner Mrs. Burrell dates it as of 1865. The article, in an unidentified publication,... 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
Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904
Music Division | JOB 91-54
1 item
Receipt, written and signed by Antonin Dvořàk on a form printed "Received from The National Conservatory of Music of America, New York, 189-", acknowledging receipt of $2000 "on account of salary 1893-94.".
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
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
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