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    Oliver Daniel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The collection includes correspondence, manuscript and printed scores, photographs, Daniel's writings and research materials, programs, promotional materials, clippings, scrapbooks, and periodicals. The Correspondence series contains letters from important composers, conductors and other musical figures of the day, including Leopold Stokowski, Henry Cowell, Dimitri Mitropoulos, Sidney Robertson Cowell, Lou Harrison, Aaron Copland, and Ernst Krenek. There is a significant amount of materials relating to the...
    • Contributor: Daniel, Oliver - Copland, Aaron - Cowell, Henry - Harrison, Lou - Kay, Ulysses - Riegger, Wallingford - Serebrier, José
    • Date: 1759
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    Vernon Duke collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The collection includes his stage, vocal, and instrumental music, sketchbooks, lyric sheets, and music not by Duke, including the holograph of Signature for the High-low concerts by Aaron Copland. There is a significant amount of correspondence to and from prominent individuals and organizations, including George Balanchine, Martin Charnin, Peter De Vries, Howard Dietz, Dean Dixon, Neshui Ertegun, Ira Gershwin, Bernard Herrmann, George Ivask, Serge,...
    • Contributor: Duke, Vernon - Copland, Aaron - American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers - American Guild of Authors and Composers - Chappell and Co. - Broude Brothers Limited - Carl Fischer Inc - Frank Music Corp - Little, Brown and Company - Ricordi (Firm) - Weissberger & Frosch
    • Date: 1918
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    Martha Graham collection, The Martha Graham Collection is comprised of materials that document Graham's career and trace the history of the development of her company, Martha Graham Dance Company, which became the Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance, and school, Martha Graham School, later to be called the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance. The materials include holograph scores, orchestral parts, and piano rehearsal scores by composers...
    • Contributor: Graham, Martha - Barber, Samuel - Copland, Aaron - Dello Joio, Norman - El-Dabh, Halim - Emmons, Beverly - Hindemith, Paul - Horst, Louis - Hovhaness, Alan - Karan, Donna ... Graham, Martha - Barber, Samuel - Copland, Aaron - Dello Joio, Norman - El-Dabh, Halim - Emmons, Beverly - Hindemith, Paul - Horst, Louis - Hovhaness, Alan - Karan, Donna - Lester, Eugene - Menotti, Gian Carlo - Noguchi, Isamu - Riegger, Wallingford - Rosenthal, Jean - Schuman, William - Skelton, Thomas R. - Starer, Robert - Ter-Arutunian, Rouben - Tipton, Jennifer - Weissberger, L. Arnold - Martha Graham Dance Company - Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance - Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance - Graham (Martha) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896
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    Minna Lederman Daniel collection, 1896-1993 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...
    • Contributor: Lederman, Minna - Cage, John - Copland, Aaron - Oja, Carol J. - Thomson, Virgil
    • Date: 1896
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    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...
    • Contributor: 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
    • Date: 1909
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    Aaron Copland collection The Aaron Copland collection consists of published and unpublished music by Copland and other composers, correspondence, writings, biographical material, datebooks, journals, professional papers including legal and financial material, photographs, awards, art work, and books. Of particular interest is the correspondence with Nadia Boulanger, which extent over 50 years, and with his long-time friend, Harold Clurman. Other significant correspondents are Leonard Bernstein, Paul Bowles, Benjamin...
    • Contributor: Music Division, Library of Congress - Copland, Aaron - Kraft, Victor
    • Date: 2005
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    Aaron Copland letters to B. de Rothschild Foundation dated December 18, 1953 to September 20, 1955, sent from New York / Catalog Record Only Title devised by cataloger. Typescript. Some letters with autograph signature, in ink, of Aaron Copland. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1953
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    Aaron Copland letters to B. de Rothschild Foundation dated June 27, 1956 to April 24, 1957, sent from New York Catalog Record Only Title devised by cataloger. Holograph and typescript. Some letters with autograph signature, in ink, of Aaron Copland. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron - Bethsabée De Rothschild Foundation for the Arts and Sciences - Library of Congress. Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund
    • Date: 1956
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    Richard Adler collection Catalog Record Only The collection of Richard Adler's papers is rich in correspondence with notable figures of the 20th century. Also included are scrapbooks, sound recordings, photographs, theatrical ephemera, production and publicity materials, and personal memorabilia. Names associated with the collection are: Ernest Bloch, Aaron Copland, Walter Damrosch, Fannie Hurst, Albert Einstein, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Adlai Stevenson, Hubert H. Humphrey, Lady Bird Johnson, Jacqueline Kennedy, Julie Harris, Cole...
    • Contributor: Adler, Richard - Copland, Aaron - Bloch, Ernest - Damrosch, Walter - Hurst, Fannie - Einstein, Albert - Rachmaninoff, Sergei - Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing) - Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) - Johnson, Lady Bird ... Adler, Richard - Copland, Aaron - Bloch, Ernest - Damrosch, Walter - Hurst, Fannie - Einstein, Albert - Rachmaninoff, Sergei - Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing) - Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) - Johnson, Lady Bird - Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy - Harris, Julie - Porter, Cole - Hammerstein, Oscar - Adler, Clarence - Green, Paul - Ross, Jerry - Abbott, George - Fosse, Bob - Prince, Harold
    • Date: 1950
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    Margaret Lee Crofts papers, Catalog Record Only Author and philanthropist. Chiefly letters from composers who received Crofts Fellowships to study at the Berkshire Music Center, Tanglewood, Stockbridge, Mass., including Barney Childs, Bryan Dority, William Flanagan, and Charles Strouse. Also includes letters of Aaron Copland and Geraldine Farrar. Contents list with the collection. Gift of Miss Crofts, 1973.
    • Contributor: Crofts, Margaret Lee - Childs, Barney - Copland, Aaron - Dority, Bryan - Farrar, Geraldine - Flanagan, William - Strouse, Charles
    • Date: 1919
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    Theodore Chanler papers, Catalog Record Only 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...
    • Contributor: Chanler, Theodore - Copland, Aaron - Dick, Tuckerman - Mayer, Elizabeth - Smith, Melville - Thomson, Virgil
    • Date: 1918
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    Aaron Copland autograph card to Andy, Catalog Record Only An autograph card of Aaron Copland, written to Andy.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1943
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    Aaron Copland letter to Herbert Haufrecht, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Herbert Haufrecht.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1967
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    Aaron Copland autograph letter to Mr. Bean's class, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter of Aaron Copland, written to Mr. Bean's class.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1969
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    Aaron Copland letter to Herbert Haufrecht, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Herbert Haufrecht.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1971
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    Aaron Copland letter to William Targ, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to William Targ.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1972
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    Aaron Copland letter to Ken Stuart, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Ken Stuart.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1974
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    Aaron Copland letter to Mr. and Mrs. E. Heller, Jr. Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Mr. and Mrs. E. Heller, Jr.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1975
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    Aaron Copland letter to Robert Breuer, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Robert Breuer.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1976
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    Aaron Copland autograph letter to Mr. Cooper, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter of Aaron Copland, written to Mr. Cooper.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1977
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    Aaron Copland letter to Michael Druck, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Michael Druck.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1977
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    Aaron Copland letter to Suzanne Thorin Perlongo, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Suzanne Thorin Perlongo.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1977
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    Aaron Copland autograph letter to Arnold [Weissberger], Catalog Record Only An autograph letter of Aaron Copland, written to L. Arnold Weissberger.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1945
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    Aaron Copland letter to Michael Druck, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Michael Druck.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1977
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    Aaron Copland letter to Michael Druck, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Michael Druck.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1977