Collection Items

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    Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS is an American nonprofit organization, headquartered in New York City. It is the theatre community's response to the AIDS crisis. By drawing upon the talents, resources and generosity of the theatre community, on Broadway, Off-Broadway and across the country, the organization raises funds for AIDS-related causes across the United States. As of 2016, it has raised over $285 million for...
    • Date: 2002
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    Dancers Responding to AIDS - DRA Website. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2013
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    Classical Action: Performing Arts Against AIDS Website. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2012
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    Official David Diamond Website David Diamond (1915-2005) was an American composer. In 1945, he was commissioned by the Koussevitzky Music Foundation in the Library of Congress for the composition Symphony No. 4 for orchestra. The Music Division received a holograph score in 1945 (https://lccn.loc.gov/m53000907). In 1981, he was commissioned with the McKim Fund in the Library of Congress for the composition Sonata No. 2 for violin and piano....
    • Contributor: Diamond, David
    • Date: 2018
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    Aaron Copland Fund for Music Aaron Copland (1900-1990) was an American composer and conductor. In 1943, he was commissioned by the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation in the Library of Congress for the ballet score Appalachian Spring for chamber orchestra, choreographed by Martha Graham. The Music Division holds holograph sketches (https://lccn.loc.gov/62027324), the holograph full score (https://lccn.loc.gov/m53000541), and the holograph piano reduction (https://lccn.loc.gov/m53000546). In 1950, he was commissioned by the Elizabeth...
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron - Aaron Copland Fund for Music
    • Date: 2018
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    Charles Wuorinen - Composer Charles Wuorinen (1938-2020) was an American composer. In 1964, he was commissioned by the Koussevitzky Music Foundation in the Library of Congress for the composition Chamber Concerto for oboe and chamber ensemble. In 1984, he was commissioned by the Koussevitzky Music Foundation for the composition Concertino for orchestra or 15 solo players; the Music Division received a holograph score in 1985 (https://lccn.loc.gov/86753167). In 1996...
    • Contributor: Wuorinen, Charles
    • Date: 2019
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    Official Ned Rorem Website Ned Rorem (b. 1923) is an American composer, author, and educator. In 1965, he was commissioned by the Koussevitzky Music Foundation in the Library of Congress for the composition Letters from Paris for chorus and chamber orchestra. The Music Division received a holograph score in 1966 (https://lccn.loc.gov/67038891). In 1972, he was commissioned by the McKim Fund in the Library of Congress for the composition...
    • Contributor: Rorem, Ned
    • Date: 2019
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    Copland House Aaron Copland (1900-1990) was an American composer and conductor. In 1943, he was commissioned by the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation in the Library of Congress for the ballet score Appalachian Spring for chamber orchestra, choreographed by Martha Graham. The Music Division holds holograph sketches (https://lccn.loc.gov/62027324), the holograph full score (https://lccn.loc.gov/m53000541), and the holograph piano reduction (https://lccn.loc.gov/m53000546). In 1950, he was commissioned by the Elizabeth...
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 2019
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    Capricorn: Association des amis de Samuel Barber Samuel Barber (1910-1981) was an American composer. In 1942, he was commissioned by the Koussevitzky Music Foundation for the composition Prayers of Kierkegaard, Op. 30 for mixed chorus, soprano solo, and orchestra with incidental solos for tenor and alto. The Music Division holds holograph sketches (https://lccn.loc.gov/2002540957), a holograph full score (https://lccn.loc.gov/65045727), and a holograph piano-vocal score (https://lccn.loc.gov/65045728). The Music Division received the holograph scores...
    • Contributor: Barber, Samuel
    • Date: 2019
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    Aaron Copland, composer Aaron Copland (1900-1990) was an American composer and conductor. In 1943, he was commissioned by the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation in the Library of Congress for the ballet score Appalachian Spring for chamber orchestra, choreographed by Martha Graham. The Music Division holds holograph sketches (https://lccn.loc.gov/62027324), the holograph full score (https://lccn.loc.gov/m53000541), and the holograph piano reduction (https://lccn.loc.gov/m53000546). In 1950, he was commissioned by the Elizabeth...
    • Date: 2020
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    Billy Strayhorn Songs, Inc. and Billy Strayhorn Foundation Billy Strayhorn (1915-1967) was an American jazz pianist, composer, arranger, and lyricist. In 1997, Strayhorn's family established Billy Strayhorn Songs, Inc. to manage his creative legacy and rights pertaining to his music. The Billy Strayhorn Foundation was established to celebrate Strayhorn's legacy through concerts, lectures, jazz education initiatives, and youth scholarships. The Music Division is the repository for the Billy Strayhorn Music Manuscripts and...
    • Date: 2002