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Music, Vocal and Instrumental, Associated with New Haven

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 365

Scope and Contents

This collection consists primarily of musical scores associated with New Haven, Connecticut in various ways; for example, some have lyrics that mention New Haven or Yale, others were written by New Haven composers, and still others were published in New Haven. The collection also includes 111 concert programs (dating from 1860 to 1970), a 1941 newspaper article about the history of music in New Haven, and a list of New Haven references in Musical Review.


  • 1775-1972


Language of Materials

Materials chiefly 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.

Conditions Governing Use

The collection 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.


In 3 series as follows: I. Music. II. Programs. III. Articles.


1 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Catalog Record

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

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Music, programs, and other items associated with New Haven, Connecticut

Music, Vocal and Instrumental, Associated with New Haven
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Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Gilmore Music Library Repository

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