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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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    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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    Selections from the Martha Graham Collection (clockwise from top left) The Dance: Washington Festival [review]; "Graham Presents Copland's Ballet" [clipping] by Oscar Thompson; A unique dance by Martha Graham [clipping], 1926; [Tangara], photograph of Martha Graham. Dancer, choreographer, and company director Martha Graham (1894-1991) is considered one of the pioneering founders of American modern dance. In a career spanning over seven decades, Graham developed her own innovative technique and produced ...
    • 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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    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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    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 letters and postcards to Richard Schiff Catalog Record Only 37 letters, 13 postcards, and 4 other documents from Aaron Copland written or sent to Richard Schiff.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron - Schiff, Richard
    • Date: 1955
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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 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 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 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 Mr. Mortimore, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Mr. Mortimore.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1964
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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: 1978
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    Aaron Copland answer to Look magazine poll, Catalog Record Only An answer to Look magazine poll by Aaron Copland.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1951
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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 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 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 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 Vance Morgan, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Vance Morgan.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1980
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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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    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 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 autograph letter to Clinton, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter of Aaron Copland, written to Clinton.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1945
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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 Michael Druck, Catalog Record Only A typed letter signed by Aaron Copland, written to Michael Druck.
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1979
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    Collection of unpublished letters from Copland to Ramey, and 11 photographs of Copland. Catalog Record Only Copland correspondence to Ramey, handwritten or typed from 1968 to 1996; 2 undated; 2 photocopied correspondence dated 1967 and 1978. Photographs showing Copland with various musicians including Koussevitzky, Blitzstein, Piston, Milhaud, and with Rhoda Sherbell, sculpting Copland. Title devised by cataloger. Purchase; Phillip Ramey; 2011
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1942