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Abstract The Marion Bard Corbet music manuscripts consist of all known musical works of the late Marion Bard Corbett (1915-1972), a Northwestern University alumna and Chicago-area composer. Included in this collection are music manuscripts, copies and published music scores, sketches, drafts, notebooks and other papers by Corbett.
Dates: Existence: Acquired circa 1975
Abstract The Michael Costa correspondence collection is comprised primarily of letters to nineteenth-century Italian-born British conductor and composer Michael Costa (1808-1884) covering his personal and professional life from 1846-1884 and the years following his death until 1909. The collection also includes a few contracts, receipts, documents, photographs and artefacts related to Costa.
Dates: 1846 - 1909
Abstract Noah Creshevsky (b. 1945, Rochester, New York) is an American composer of primarily electronic music. He has taught at Juilliard, Hunter College, and Princeton University. Creshevsky has received awards and grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts, and ASCAP. His music has been published, performed, broadcast, and recorded around the world. The Noah Creshevsky Collection spans the years 1966-2005. It fills one box and documents Creshevsky's...
Abstract The John Giles music manuscripts and papers consist of music manuscripts (predominantly vocal music including art songs, duets and choral works), programs, photographs, audio recordings on compact disc and correspondence.
Dates: 1950 - 1996
Abstract Composer and music professor M. William Karlins came to Northwestern as an Associate Professor of Theory and Composition, and in 1973, he was appointed a full Professor. He was also the director of the Northwestern University Contemporary Music Ensemble from 1967 until his retirement in August 2001. The M. William Karlins Papers fill 12 boxes and consist almost exclusively of his musical works. The material spans the period 1953 to 2004, with the bulk of the materials dating between 1957 and...
Found in: Northwestern University Archives
Abstract The Ariadna Mikéshina Music Manuscripts and Papers comprise a collection of the Russian-born emigre composer’s music in manuscript and published editions as well as some programs, notes and correspondence documenting her career. Mikéshina composed songs, works for solo piano, solo instruments with piano accompaniment as well as works for chamber ensembles, orchestra and music for ballet and plays.
Dates: 1917 - 1982
Abstract American composer born Denver, Colorado, January 8th, 1937. The Robert Moran papers and scores reflect the full scope of Moran's compositional activities, and include scores, sketches, libretti, photographs, recordings, and extensive correspondence.
Dates: 1950-2001; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1978
- Music Library 6
- Northwestern University Archives 1
- Composers--United States 5
- Vocal music 3
- Chamber music 2
- Music--20th century--Manuscripts 2
- Orchestral music 2
- Piano music 2
- Songs 2
- Ballet 1
- Children's songs 1
- Choral music 1
- Church musicians 1
- Composers 1
- Composers--England 1
- Conductors (Music) 1
- Dance 1
- Electronic music 1
- Music 1
- Music--Instruction and study 1
- Music--Manuscripts--United States 1
- Music--Manuscripts--United States--Catalogs 1
- Polychoral music 1
- Singers 1 ∧ less
- Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Music 2
- Corbett, Marion Bard, 1915-1972 1
- Costa, Michael, 1808-1884 1
- Creshevsky, Noah 1
- Giles, John E., 1949-1996 1