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American Musical Theater Collection

 Collection — Folder: 39002133011255
Call Number: MSS 153
Scope and Contents:

This collection contains mostly sheet music and programs for musical theater in the first half of the twentieth century. Additional material will be described as it is added.

Dates: bulk 1910-1950

The Leroy Anderson Papers

Call Number: MSS 61

Music, scrapbooks, and additional materials by and about the American composer Leroy Anderson (1908-1975)

Dates: 1933-1988 (inclusive)

Anthony Braxton Recordings Collection

Call Number: MSS 156
Scope and Contents: This collection features digitized copies of 751 audio and video recordings by composer, MacArthur fellow, and 2014 NEA Jazz Master, Anthony Braxton. This singular collection of recordings by one of the most significant American experimental music composers of the last 50 years represents a unique insight into Braxton’s work from 1970-2011. The original recordings featured in this collection were digitized in 2021 thanks to funding from the Council on Library & Information Resources...
Dates: 1969-2021

Arthur and Luce Klein Spoken Arts records

Call Number: MSS 105

The collection is comprised of the business records of Spoken Arts, Inc., whose catalog includes covers a wide range of literary works read by 20th century authors, poets, and other notables.

Dates: 1924–2009

Berliner Gramophone Disc Collection

Call Number: MSS 142
Scope and Contents: The earliest commercial sound recordings used Thomas Edison's phonograph technology - wax cylinders. In the late 19th Century, Emil Berliner (1851-1929) developed the gramophone, which employed flat discs instead of cylinders. Cylinders and discs co-existed for a few years, but eventually Berliner's discs won out and became the dominant technology. The discs in this collection represent some of the earliest published disc recordings, and offer a unique insight into the earliest years of...
Dates: 1892-1912

Organ Music from the Estate of Frank Bozyan

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 146

Organ music by Frank Bozyan and his friends and colleagues

Dates: 1919-1963

Selected Songs of Celius Dougherty

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 241

Published songs by the American composer and pianist Celius Dougherty (1902-1986)

Dates: 1925-1953

Music Published by the Loomis Temple of Music

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 55

Music published between 1877 and 1919 by the Loomis Temple of Music, a New Haven music publisher and dealer

Dates: 1877-1919

New Haven Concert Programs

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 300

Programs of 24 concerts in New Haven between 1824 and 1859

Dates: 1824-1859

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)

The Eric Simon Papers

Call Number: MSS 84

Compositions and arrangements by the Austrian-American clarinetist and composer Eric Simon (1907-1984)

Dates: 1938-1978 (inclusive)

Ethel Smyth: Letters and Scrapbook

Call Number: Misc. Ms. 418

Letters from the British composer Ethel Smyth (1858-1944) and a scrapbook of clippings and programs concerning Smyth's compositions

Dates: 1877-1944?