Modern Music archives, 1909-1983
The League of Composers was founded in New York in 1923 to promote American composers and introduce audiences to the best in new music through high quality performances. Its quarterly journal, Modern Music, was published from 1924 to 1946, and edited by Minna Lederman Daniel. It is one of the most distinguished collections of criticism and scholarship concerning early twentieth-century musical arts. The archives...
League of Composers (U.S.) - Lederman, Minna - Berg, Alban - Brecht, Bertolt - Breton, André - Caruso, Enrico - Copland, Aaron - Cowell, Henry - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Denby, Edwin ...
League of Composers (U.S.) - Lederman, Minna - Berg, Alban - Brecht, Bertolt - Breton, André - Caruso, Enrico - Copland, Aaron - Cowell, Henry - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Denby, Edwin - Heinsich, Richard - Kirstein, Lincoln - Picasso, Pablo - Piston, Walter - Rosenfeld, Paul - Shapero, Harold - Smirnoff, Boris - Thomson, Virgil
Minna Lederman Daniel collection, 1896-1993
minna lederman collection,
Minna Lederman Daniel was an American writer and editor who specialized in music and dance. A major influence on 20th century music, she was a founding member of the League of Composers, a group of musicians and proponents of modern music. She helped launch the League’s magazine, The League of Composers’ Review (later called Modern Music), which was the first American journal to manifest...
Lederman, Minna - Cage, John - Copland, Aaron - Oja, Carol J. - Thomson, Virgil
Theodore Chanler papers,
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In part, photocopies. Composer. Correspondence relating to Chanler's composition "The Second joyful mystery," German translations, and musical matters, together with scores, sketches, and sketchbooks. Correspondents include Aaron Copland, Mrs. Tuckerman Dick, Elizabeth Mayer, Melville Smith, and Virgil Thomson. Music MSS. described in the Library's Quarterly journal of current acquisitions, v. 23 (1966), p. 12-15. Gifts of Chanler's niece, Mrs. John Lessard, 1964, and his...