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    Laurence Picken papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The collection primarily contains research materials, correspondence, writings, publications, and other items related to Picken's career and his study of East Asian musical traditions, especially those of the Tang Court. The project materials include essay notes and drafts, translations, concert programs, miscellaneous research materials, instrument collection files, and a handful of personal files. Picken's articles and research materials for Musica Asiatica, the journal he ...
    • Contributor: Picken, Laurence Ernest Rowland
    • Date: 1900
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    Laurence Picken papers, 1900-2001 Laurence Picken was a British zoologist and musicologist who specialized in Asian, particularly Chinese, music. The collection primarily contains research materials, correspondence, writings, publications, and other items related to Picken's career and his study of East Asian musical traditions, especially those of the Tang Court. In addition, there are manuscript and published scores for Picken's musical compositions, transcriptions of traditional East Asian music, and ...
    • Contributor: Picken, Laurence Ernest Rowland - Fukushima, Kazuo
    • Date: 1900
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    Leo M. Traynor Collection, Contains Japanese music and dance materials (55 books and 4 scrolls).
    • Contributor: Traynor, Leo M.
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    Leo M. Traynor collection, Catalog Record Only The majority of the materials in the Traynor collection are musical notations for genres of music associated with the Imperial Court of Japan. The most numerous items are from the gagaku and bugaku traditions. Represented in the collection are pieces of biwa (lute), saibara (songs) and shakuhachi (vertical bamboo flute) music that would be played at court. Also included are illustrations of the costuming ...
    • Contributor: Traynor, Leo M.