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Still, William Grant, 1895-1978



  • Existence: May 11, 1895 - December 3, 1978

Biographical / Historical

d. 1978, Los Angeles

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection manuscript music

Call Number: JWJ MSS 355
Scope and Contents: Autograph manuscript and manuscript reproduction scores and parts for circa 50 works, most by African American composers, including music for voice and piano, chorus, band, or orchestra, 1902-1957, with most 1931-1945 or undated. Circa 20 composers are represented, including Margaret Bonds, H. T. Burleigh, William L. Dawson, George Gershwin, W. C. Handy, Hall Johnson, Ulysses Kay, Florence Price, William Grant Still, Roberta Russell Summers Stone, Howard Swanson, and Will H. Vodery. Vocal...
Dates: 1902-1957, bulk 1931-1945

The John Kirkpatrick Papers

Call Number: MSS 56

Correspondence and other writings, music, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American pianist and scholar John Kirkpatrick (1905-1991)

Dates: 1836-1993 (inclusive)

E. Robert Schmitz Papers

Call Number: MSS 54

Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the Franco-American pianist and composer E. Robert Schmitz (1889-1949)

Dates: 1909-1991 (inclusive)

[Symphonies, no. 1] Afro-American symphony : revised 1969 / William Grant Still. – London : Novello, c1935, 1970., 1970

 Part of Collection — Box 130: Series 1 [Barcode: 39002069651546], Folder: 1473
Call Number: MSS 86, Series I