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Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji letters, 1942-1977

 Collection
Identifier: Sorabji
Abstract

Kaikhosru Shaburji Sorabji (1892-1988) was an English-Parsi composer and music critic active for the majority of the 20th century. This collection of letters between Kaikhosru Sorabji and Baron Arnold Hartzhorn are primarily from February 1950 to August 1966 and discuss opinions on music, music criticism, religion, and briefly touching on the personal life of Sorabji. This collection is one archival box.

Dates: 1942-1977
Found in: Music Library

Wilson Stone (1927-2020) Papers, circa 1945-2005

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/240
Abstract

Wilson Stone (1927-2020) was a lyricist, composer, conductor and pianist. He wrote for the Waa-Mu Show as a Northwestern University student. After graduating, he worked as a composer in New York City, where he wrote industrial musicals and composed lyrics for Paramount Studios.

Dates: circa 1945-2005

Alan Stout (1932-2018) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 19/3/15
Abstract

The Alan Stout papers fills 22 boxes and includes music scores, sheet music, performance programs, articles, press releases, publications, biographical information, correspondence, course materials, and student work created by or related to the life and career of Alan Stout. Composer and music composition and theory professor, Alan Stout, was born on November 26, 1932 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dates: 1916 - 2018; Majority of material found within 1951 - 2000

LeRoy I. Wetzel (1886-1956) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 55/48
Abstract

Choral conductor, organist and composer LeRoy Wetzel was the director of music at the First Methodist Church of Evanston, Illinois and the People’s church of Chicago, among other venues. His papers consist mainly of Wetzel’s original musical compositions and arrangements.

Dates: 1928-1939; Other: Date acquired: 05/11/2014

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