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D. Russell Connor collection of Benny Goodman interviews

Call Number: MSS 143
Overview: The collection is comprised of recorded interviews with and/or about Benny Goodman, compiled by D. Russell Connor.
Dates: 1952-1993

The Marie Corelli Collection

Call Number: MSS 19
Overview: Manuscript scores of songs composed by or otherwise connected to the British author and musician Marie Corelli (1855-1924)
Dates: 1880-1927 (inclusive)

Donald Currier Papers

Call Number: MSS 109
Scope and Contents: The materials in the collection relate to Currier's career as a pianist and faculty member at the Yale School of Music. Included are letters, programs, reviews, lecture notes, posters, and a few photographs. Currier included a number of sound recordings with his Papers. These include solo performances by Currier, and collaborations with other Yale School of Music faculty members. To access these recordings, please contact the Historical Sound Recordings department.
Dates: 1948-2009

Papers of Stanley Dance and Helen Oakley Dance

Call Number: MSS 62
Overview: The Papers of Stanley Dance and Helen Oakley Dance are an important resource for the study of 20th-century jazz history in the United States. Of particular interest are transcripts from interviews with a number of jazz musicians, a large selection of photographs, and sound recordings – many of which are unique. Most – but not all – of the material having to do with Earl Hines and Duke Ellington can be found in their respective series. Researchers are advised to examine other series for...
Dates: 1920-1998

The Duane A. Davidson Papers

Call Number: MSS 17
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, and photographs by the American composer Duane A. Davidson (1934 or 1935-1964)
Dates: 1955-1977 (inclusive)

The Richard Donovan Papers

Call Number: MSS 7
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American composer, conductor, and educator Richard Donovan (1891-1970)
Dates: 1913-1971 (inclusive)

Paul Dukas Correspondence with Marguerite Hasselmans, and Related Materials.

Call Number: MSS 107
Overview: Correspondence between the French composer and critic Paul Dukas (1865-1935) and his friend Marguerite Hasselmans, a concert pianist and Gabriel Fauré’s mistress.
Dates: 1893-1933

Paul Dukas: Correspondence with Paul Poujaud

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 288
Overview: Correspondence between the French composer and critic Paul Dukas (1865-1935) and his friend Paul Poujaud, a lawyer
Dates: 1891-1935

Selected Compositions of Peter Easley

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 52
Overview: Selected compositions of the American composer Peter Easley (1927-1974)
Dates: 1943-1965

The Zo Elliott Papers

Call Number: MSS 18
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs; and miscellaneous items by and about the American composer Zo Elliott (1891-1964)
Dates: 1861-1977 (inclusive)

Collection of Enrico Caruso caricatures, photographs, and other material

Call Number: MSS 100
Summary: This collection includes original caricatures drawn by tenor Enrico Caruso; portrait shots and photographs of Caruso in costume; handwritten correspondence by Caruso; two bronze busts of Caruso; and various articles and promotional materials on Caruso’s career activity.
Dates: 1903-1987, bulk 1906-1915

Gabriel Fauré: Letters to Paul Dukas

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 287
Overview: Letters and postcards from the French composer Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924) to the French composer Paul Dukas (1865-1935), as well as poems in Fauré's hand and other items
Dates: 1903-1923

Sylvia Fine and Danny Kaye Musical Comedy Library

Call Number: MSS 108
Overview: Scores, sheet music, lyrics, and librettos belonging to Sylvia Fine and Danny Kaye
Dates: ca. 1913-ca. 1977

Florence Wilshire: Florence Wilshire: Muzio Clementi and his Era

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 174
Overview: Florence Wilshire's unpublished biography of Muzio Clementi, with related materials
Dates: 20th century

The Siegrun H. Folter Collection of Heinrich Funk Materials

Call Number: MSS 148
Overview: The collection contains material related to Siegrun Folter's research on the music of German composer Heinrich Funk (1893-1981). Materials include music, correspondence, clippings, notes, programs and a draft of a thematic index for Funk's music (written/compiled by Folter).
Dates: 1923-1983

Allen Forte Papers

Call Number: MSS 135
Overview: The Allen Forte Collection includes theoretical analyses (published and unpublished); materials related to courses that Forte taught; general theory materials; drafts of articles and lectures; and a small number of photos, personal documents, books and scores.
Dates: 1955-2014

The Galeazzi Collection

Call Number: MSS 16
Overview: Copyists' manuscripts of 19th-century Italian opera excerpts (in full score, reductions, or arrangements), as well as copyists' scores of 19th-century chamber music
Dates: 1806-1898 (inclusive)

The Samuel Gardner Papers

Call Number: MSS 37
Overview: Music, correspondence, photographs, and additional materials by and about the violinist, composer, and conductor Samuel Gardner (1891-1984).
Dates: 1913-1976 (inclusive)

Collection of Geraldine Farrar correspondence and other material

Call Number: MSS 101
Summary: This collection includes soprano Geraldine Farrar’s handwritten correspondence, primarily to Charles Mills and William H. Seltsam; a large scrapbook by Charles Mills of Farrar clippings, photographs, and Christmas cards; photographs of Farrar; and miscellaneous programs, promotional material, and articles.
Dates: 1927-1967

The Henry Gilbert Papers

Call Number: MSS 35
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American composer Henry Gilbert (1868-1928)
Dates: 1821-1980 (inclusive)