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Title
Serge Koussevitzky archive,
Other Title
Koussevitzky archive
Alternate Title
Koussevitzky archive
Contributor Names
Koussevitzky, Serge, 1874-1951.
Koussevitzky, Olga.
Naumov, Aleksandr Nikolaevich, 1868-1950.
Created / Published
Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2005, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Koussevitzky, Serge,--1874-1951
-  Koussevitzky, Serge,--1874-1951--Archives
-  Koussevitzky, Serge,--1874-1951--Correspondence
-  Koussevitzky, Serge,--1874-1951--Photographs
-  Koussevitzky, Serge,--1874-1951--Performances
-  Music--20th century--Sources
-  Conductors (Music)--United States
-  Conductors (Music)--Russia
-  Double bassists--United States
-  Double bassists--Russia
-  Koussevitzky, Natalie
-  Koussevitzky, Natalie--Correspondence
-  Koussevitzky, Natalie--Photographs
-  Koussevitzky, Olga
-  Koussevitzky, Olga--Correspondence
-  Koussevitzky, Olga--Photographs
-  American International Music Fund
-  Berkshire Music Center
-  Berkshire Music Center--Photographs
-  Boston Symphony Orchestra
-  Boston Symphony Orchestra--Photographs
-  Berkshire Music Festival
-  Berkshire Symphonic Festival
-  Édition Russe de Musique
-  International Music Fund
-  Koussevitzky Music Foundation
-  Library of Congress.--Music Division
-  Library of Congress.--Serge Koussevitzky Music Foundation
-  Abell, Arthur M.--Correspondence
-  Bales, Richard,--1915-1998--Correspondence
-  Barber, Samuel,--1910-1981
-  Barraud, Henry,--1900-1997
-  Berezowsky, Nicolai,--1900-1953--Correspondence
-  Bernstein, Leonard,--1918-1990
-  Bernstein, Leonard,--1918-1990--Correspondence
-  Bernstein, Leonard,--1918-1990--Photographs
-  Borovsky, Alexander,--1889-1968--Correspondence
-  Boulanger, Nadia--Correspondence
-  Bulley, Hebe--Correspondence
-  Burgin, Richard,--1892-1981
-  Cabot, Henry B.--(Henry Bromfield),--1894-1974--Correspondence
-  Cabot, Henry B.--(Henry Bromfield),--1894-1974--Photographs
-  Carpenter, John Alden,--1876-1951--Correspondence
-  Carvalho, Eleazar de--Correspondence
-  Carvalho, Eleazar de--Photographs
-  Casadesus, Henri Gustave,--1879-1947--Correspondence
-  Chardon, Yves,--1902-2000--Correspondence
-  Chasins, Abram,--1903-1987--Correspondence
-  Coolidge, Elizabeth Sprague,--1864-1953--Correspondence
-  Coolidge, Elizabeth Sprague,--1864-1953--Photographs
-  Copland, Aaron,--1900-1990
-  Copland, Aaron,--1900-1990--Correspondence
-  Dane, Ernest Blaney--Correspondence
-  Diamond, David,--1915-2005--Correspondence
-  Downes, Olin,--1886-1955--Correspondence
-  Duke, Vernon,--1903-1969
-  Engel, Carl,--1883-1944--Correspondence
-  Foss, Lukas,--1922-2009
-  Graf, Herbert,--1903 or 1904-1973--Correspondence
-  Grant, Margaret--(Executive Secretary)
-  Hadley, Henry,--1871-1937--Correspondence
-  Hanson, Howard,--1896-1981--Correspondence
-  Harris, Roy,--1898-1979--Correspondence
-  Harris, Johana--Correspondence
-  Hindemith, Paul,--1895-1963--Correspondence
-  Kachouk, Michel--Correspondence
-  Karr, Gary,--1941
-  Knopf, Alfred A.,--1892-1984--Correspondence
-  Koshetz, Marina--Correspondence
-  Leavitt, Donald L.--Correspondence
-  Leinsdorf, Erich,--1912-1993
-  Lipkin, Seymour--Correspondence
-  Lipkin, Seymour--Photographs
-  Lourié, Arthur,--1892-1966--Correspondence
-  Mackinnon, Lilias--Correspondence
-  Martinů, Bohuslav,--1890-1959--Correspondence
-  Moore, Douglas,--1893-1969--Correspondence
-  Munch, Charles,--1891-1968
-  Munch, Charles,--1891-1968--Correspondence
-  Nabokov, Nicolas,--1903-1978--Correspondence
-  Naumov, Aleksandr Nikolaevich,--1868-1950
-  Newman, Ernest,--1868-1959--Correspondence
-  Ozawa, Seiji,--1935---Photographs
-  Paĭchadze, Gabriel--Correspondence
-  Piatigorsky, Gregor,--1903-1976--Correspondence
-  Piatigorsky, Gregor,--1903-1976--Photographs
-  Prokofiev, Sergey,--1891-1953--Correspondence
-  Roosevelt, Eleanor,--1884-1962--Correspondence
-  Roosevelt, Eleanor,--1884-1962--Photographs
-  Roussel, Albert,--1869-1937--Correspondence
-  Rybner, Dagmar de Corval,--1890-1965--Correspondence
-  Saarinen, Eero,--1910-1961--Correspondence
-  Saarinen, Eliel,--1873-1950--Correspondence
-  Sevitzky, Fabien,--1891-1967--Correspondence
-  Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich,--1906-1975--Correspondence
-  Sibelius, Jean,--1865-1957--Correspondence
-  Smith, Moses,--1901-1964
-  Sorokin, Pitirim Aleksandrovich,--1889-1968--Correspondence
-  Spivacke, Harold,--1904-1977--Correspondence
-  Stravinsky, Igor,--1882-1971--Correspondence
-  Strunk, W. Oliver--(William Oliver),--1901-1980--Correspondence
-  Tansman, Alexandre,--1897-1986--Correspondence
-  Zederbaum, Vladimir--Correspondence
-  Britten, Benjamin,--1913-1976.--Peter Grimes
-  Musicians--Correspondence
-  Music--Commissioning
-  Music patronage--United States
-  Conducting
-  Orchestral music--Performances
-  Music--Instruction and study--United States
-  Music in education
-  Music publishing--United States
-  American Federation of Musicians
-  Musicians--Labor unions--Massachusetts--Boston
-  Musicians--Caricatures and cartoons
-  Music--Caricatures and cartoons
-  Music--United States--History and criticism
-  Music--United States--20th century
-  Double bass
-  Radio Corporation of America.--RCA Victor Division
-  United States--Relations--Soviet Union
-  Soviet Union--Relations--United States
-  Arts, Russian--20th century
-  Arts, Russian--20th century--Political aspects
-  Russia (Federation)--Civilization--20th century
-  Soviet Union--Civilization
-  World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief--Soviet Union
-  World War, 1939-1945--War work
-  Sound recordings--Production and direction--United States
-  Baldwin Piano Company
-  Fan mail--United States
-  Russia--Politics and government--1894-1917
Genre
finding aid
Notes
-  Serge Koussevitzky, conductor and double bassist, was born July 26, 1874, in Vishniy Volochek. Koussevitzky founded the publishing house Editions russes de musique in 1909 which issued music by Scriabin, Stravinsky, Prokofiev, and Rachmaninoff. He left Russia in 1920 for Berlin and then Paris, where he founded the Concerts Koussevitzky (1921-1929), with which he performed new music. He was conductor of the Boston Symphony Orchestra from 1924 to 1949 from which position he championed the music of American composers. Koussevitzky died in Boston on June 4, 1951.
-  The materials had been maintained at one time by Mrs. Koussevitzky in the Koussevitzky's home in Lenox, Mass., and in an apartment in New York.
-  Gift Olga Koussevitzky 1960.
-  Bequest Olga Koussevitzky 1978.
-  Restrictions apply concerning the use, photoduplication, or publication of items in this collection. Consult a reference librarian in the Music Division for information concerning these restrictions.
-  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Performing Arts Reading Room and on the Internet.
-  The Serge Koussevitzky archive, Music Division, Library of Congress.
Medium
approximately 200,000 items (500 boxes, 188.8 linear feet)
Extent
145 p. ; 21 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
ML31 .K66
Repository
Library of Congress Music Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/eadmus.mu002008
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/eadmus.mu002008.3
Library of Congress Control Number
2002604961
Rights Advisory
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Access Advisory
Open to research.
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Access Condition
Restrictions apply concerning the use, photoduplication, or publication of items in this collection. Consult a reference librarian in the Music Division for information concerning these restrictions.
LC Classification
ML31 .K66
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2002604961
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2002604961&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Koussevitzky, Serge, Olga Koussevitzky, and Aleksandr Nikolaevich Naumov. Serge Koussevitzky archive. Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., monographic, 1880. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002604961/. (Accessed December 10, 2016.)

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Koussevitzky, S., Koussevitzky, O. & Naumov, A. N. (1880) Serge Koussevitzky archive. Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., monographic. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002604961/.

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Koussevitzky, Serge, Olga Koussevitzky, and Aleksandr Nikolaevich Naumov. Serge Koussevitzky archive. Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., monographic, 1880. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2002604961/>.