University of Oregon
This collection is comprised of a single orchestral composition, in two parts. The piece, commissioned by and dedicated to the Douglas Fir Plywood Association, is entitled "The Forests of Oregon." Each part was intended to last around three and a half minutes, and was written for an orchestra of 23
Harvard University - Loeb Music Library
Includes ethnographic field recordings of traditional music from the province of Khorāsān in Iran. Cassette tapes contain interviews with performers. Also includes books, scores, and field notes
Harvard University - Loeb Music Library
A collection of field, commercial and radio broadcast recordings consisting primarily of Ottoman and Turkish classical and traditional music; also contains books and scores; notebooks contain notations of maqām
Harvard University - Loeb Music Library
These materials represent the known compositional output of Paul Hastings Allen. The collection includes drafts and sketches as well as finished scores and parts, in manuscript and photocopy
Harvard University - Loeb Music Library
The collection predominantly contains audio recordings of fieldwork conducted in Brooklyn, NY between 1984 and 1995. It also contains recordings and materials from Brooklyn, NY, Deal, NJ, Mexico City and Jerusalem made from 1986 through the mid-1990s. Moses Tawil and Joseph Saff were collaborators on the project. The collection documents the Syrian-Jewish paraliturgical genre pizmonim as it has evolved from the early 20th century
Harvard University - Loeb Music Library
This is the entire collection of Philip Batstone's manuscripts, with complete works, sketches and miscellaneous materials. It includes piano, vocal, and orchestra scores, and orchestral parts
University of Sydney
University of Oregon
The collection comprises papers of impresario Alexander Merovitch and contains sheet music, contracts, photographs, and papers concerning the artists he managed. The papers concerning artists he managed are organized by the artist's name and include: Guido Cantelli, Massimo Freccia, Vladimir Horowitz, and Oscar Shumsky. Sheet music includes published piano numbers by Alfred Mirovitch. There is also a manuscript (engraver's copy) of Samuel Barber's "Concerto for Violincello and Orchestra" (op. 22), and a letter from Peter Adler
University of Oregon
The collection comprises the papers of composer, musician, and artist Jon Sutton, and includes artwork, biographical material, musical scores, recordings, news clippings and ephemera, and photographs
University of Toledo
There are 51 pieces of sheet music in this collection. Consisting largely of Toledo imprints, the collection spans a wide rang of dates and themes. It includes songs of war (the Civil War, WWI, and WWII) love songs, humorous songs, children's songs, patriotic songs, sentimental songs, and dance music. There are instrumental pieces as well as music with lyrics. The city of Toledo features in three of the songs about the life of a Toledo newsboy, Scott High School, and the Liberty Loan Campaign respectively. Of particular note are the number of songs and lyrics written by women as well as the cover art of many of the items. Finally, there are three pieces by Paul Laurence Dunbar, an important African American poet and lyricist (see the Herbert Woodward Martin Papers, MSS-015)