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Abstract Bainum worked as a high school and junior college band instructor before becoming a professor of music, Director of Bands, and Director of the glee clubs at Northwestern University in 1926. Bainum retired in 1953. The Glenn Cliffe Bainum Papers fill nine boxes and span Bainum's life, with the bulk of the papers dating between the 1930s and the 1960s. Most of the materials in this collection consist of correspondence, records and photographs from Bainum's professional life after he arrived at...
Overview The Concert Management Office at the Northwestern University Bienen School of Music serves to schedule, organize and facilitate all concerts, which includes large and small school ensemble concerts, student recitals and guest performers, at the Bienen School of Music.
Overview 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.
Found in: Music Library
Abstract Peter Christian Lutkin was born on March 27, 1858 in Thompsonville, Wisconsin. Lutkin was a member of the faculty of Northwestern University's Conservatory of Music and played a role in restoring the Conservatory and bringing it into the College of Arts and Sciences. Lutkin later served as Dean of the School of Music when it was formed. Peter Christian Lutkin died on December 27, 1931. The Peter Christian Lutkin Papers include biographical material, some correspondence and several lectures and...
Overview A collection of predominantly music manuscripts and scores with some papers by composer and former Northwestern University School of Music dean, Peter Christian Lutkin.
Found in: Music Library
Abstract The Music School Deans Records fill three archival boxes and span the years 1923-1936. The bulk of the records consist of correspondence and documents relating to the administration of the School of Music. Though a small collection, these records encapsulate a formative period in the history of the music school. Many of the records touch on critical topics from the Beecher’s administration and the early administration of Beattie, with a few records from the Lutkin years. The records are divided...
Abstract The School of Music Grade and Lesson Reports comprise 17 boxes of official forms submitted to record either grades or lessons taken by School of Music students, 1922-1959. Any hand written or typed addendum reports handed in by a teacher are also included, as well as an occasional short letter or note written about a particular student.
Abstract This series, comprising one bound volume, includes two main categories of records: a list of graduates of Northwestern University's Department of Music from 1892 through 1895, and a yearly record of Music course grades for students enrolled in the School of Music from 1895/1896 through 1912/1913. Additionally, the volume includes a list of Music students and their course grades for the Summer Session of 1913/1914.
Abstract The Music School Student Files fill 49 record cartons and span the dates 1916-1960, with the bulk of the records dating from the late 1920s to the late 1940s. Records mostly consist of correspondence with students before and after their attendance at the School of Music. Many folders contain requests for transcripts of the student's coursework at Northwestern University, as well as transcripts from institutions the student attended prior to Northwestern that were part of his or her application...
Abstract The School of Music registration records consist of 27 bound volumes of an early registration form and three boxes of later registration statistics. The earlier form is the actual registration sheet for each student, providing name, address, classes and charges for each semester. The later records provide an overall registration summary and list students' names and addresses alphabetically under each Music School category: Applied Music, Theory & Composition, Public School Music, special...
- Names: Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Music X
- Northwestern University Archives 8
- Music Library 2
- Music--Study and teaching (Higher)--Illinois--Evanston 5
- Choral music 2
- Grading and marking (Students)--Illinois--Evanston 2
- Band directors--Illinois--Evanston 1
- Chamber music 1
- Children's songs 1
- Choruses, Unaccompanied 1
- Church music 1
- Church music--United States 1
- Composers 1
- Hymns 1
- Marching bands--Illinois--Evanston 1
- Music in universities and colleges 1
- Music teachers--Illinois--Evanston 1
- Music--19th century--Manuscripts 1
- Music--20th century--Manuscripts 1
- Music--Performance--Illinois--Evanston 1
- Orchestral music 1
- Piano music 1
- Vocal music 1
- Women composers 1 ∧ less