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Earl Banquer Collection

Call Number: MSS 80

Scope and Contents

The Earl Banquer Collection consists chiefly of Banquer’s original musical arrangements of numerous classical and folk pieces, arranged for flute, 3 clarinets, and bass clarinet. The Collection also holds works commissioned by Banquer from Thomas Duffy, Michael Horvit, Collier Jones, and Yehudi Wyner.


  • 1960-2001 (inclusive)


Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to researchers by appointment. There are no restricted materials in the collection. Please contact the Special Collections staff to schedule an appointment. Photocopies of materials in this collection are available directly from Mr. Banquer, 19 Beechwood Place, New Haven, CT 06511.

Conditions Governing Use

The Earl Banquer is the physical property of the Irving S. Gilmore Music Library of Yale University. Copyrights belong to the composers and authors, or their legal heirs and assigns.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Earl Banquer Collection was established in the Music Library of Yale University by Earl Banquer in 2000.


Arranged alphabetically by composer.


2.5 Linear Feet (6 boxes)

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL


Music for woodwind ensemble, arranged by or composed for Earl Banquer.

Biographical / Historical

Earl M. Banquer is an American clarinetist and musical arranger.

Register to the Earl Banquer Collection
Compiled by Kendall L. Crilly
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Gilmore Music Library Repository

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