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Adele Meade papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0037
Abstract

Adele Meade was a teacher and violinist in the Baltimore area. Her papers include photographs, a scrapbook, and personal papers primarily relating to her teaching career.

Dates: 1905 - 1965
Found in: Peabody Archives

American Guild of Organists, Baltimore Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0140
Abstract

The Baltimore Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (AGO) is a regional professional organization for organists and choral conductors. It was named the Chesapeake Chapter from its founding in 1924 until the late 1980s or early 1990s. The chapter records contain administrative documents, correspondence, yearbooks, newsletters, and related materials produced or collected by the chapter.

Dates: approximately 1916-1995
Found in: Peabody Archives

Amy Evans papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0026
Abstract

Born in 1884 in Wales, Amy Evans was an operatic soprano who performed in Britain and the United States in the early 20th century. The Amy Evans papers contain personal documents, correspondence, greeting cards, address books, and photographs from Evans and her husband, baritone Fraser Gange.

Dates: 1907 - 1986
Found in: Peabody Archives

Arthur Friedheim papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0041
Abstract

Musical compositions, correspondence, photographs, writings, clippings, and ephemera of pianist Arthur Friedheim and members of the Friedheim family.

Dates: approximately 1884 - 1979
Found in: Peabody Archives

Austin Conradi papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0016
Abstract

The Austin Conradi papers contain concert programs, school essays, newspaper clippings, correspondence, scores, and a photograph relating to the life and career of pianist Austin Conradi.

Dates: 1913 - 1971
Found in: Peabody Archives

Chris Lobingier papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0103
Abstract

Christopher Lobingier (1944-2014) was a composer based in Baltimore who wrote the original score to the 1977 John Waters film Desperate Living and participated in the Baltimore Composers Forum. This collection contains scores of original compositions by Chris Lobingier, including his score to Desperate Living, as well as materials related to the Baltimore Composers Forum, recordings, and other ephemera.

Dates: 1949-2014
Found in: Peabody Archives

Clinton Arrowood papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0003
Abstract

Clinton Arrowood was a flautist and illustrator best known for his unique drawings of animals as musicians. The collection contains Arrowood's illustrations for musical events at the Peabody Institute and elsewhere, as well as drawings for children's books and other media. It includes original drawings, reproductions, clippings, and other documents related to Arrowood's career.

Dates: 1961 - 1990
Found in: Peabody Archives

Donald Sutherland papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0136
Abstract

Donald S. Sutherland is an organist and former coordinator of the Organ Department faculty at the Peabody Conservatory. The Donald Sutherland papers, approximately 1929-2015, contain documents and musical scores related to Sutherland's career as an organist and organ instructor.

Dates: approximately 1929-2015
Found in: Peabody Archives

Elizabeth Ellen Starr correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0147
Abstract

Elizabeth Ellen Starr (1859–1950) attended the Peabody Conservatory and organized support for classical music institutions in Baltimore, including a campaign in 1920 to keep Baltimore's Lyric Theatre from being demolished. Many of the letters in the Starr correspondence collection relate to her efforts to support local music institutions such as the Lyric Theatre and coordinate appearances by the Philadelphia Orchestra and other ensembles visiting Baltimore between 1918 and 1945.

Dates: 1904 - 1970; Majority of material found within 1918 - 1945
Found in: Peabody Archives

Ellis Larkins papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0075
Abstract

Ellis Larkins was a jazz pianist from Baltimore who studied at the Peabody Conservatory and had an active professional career from the 1940s to the 1990s. His papers include photocopied scrapbooks about his career as well as original photographs, clippings, concert programs, correspondence, and recordings.

Dates: 1930-2002
Found in: Peabody Archives

Enrico Caruso papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0072
Abstract

Enrico Caruso (1873-1921) was one of the most popular operatic tenors of his era. After beginning his career in his native Italy, Caruso immigrated to the United States and became a star at the Metropolitan Opera. His papers include manuscript and published scores belonging to Caruso, photographs, correspondence, scrapbooks and clippings about his career, caricatures and other artwork, recordings, and ephemera.

Dates: 1906 - 1921
Found in: Peabody Archives

Evelina Martini papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0117
Abstract

Evelina Martini was a violinist in the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for 27 years. The Evelina Martini papers, 1924-1991, contain photographs, correspondence, clippings, programs, music manuscripts, and other documents related to Martini's musical career and personal life. The papers also include documents related to the estate of Evelina Martini's husband, Ted Martini, and the sale of Ted's Music store after his death.

Dates: 1924 - 1991
Found in: Peabody Archives

Fernanda Doria papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0025
Abstract

The Fernanda Doria papers consist of scrapbooks with clippings, concert programs, and photographs related to her career as an operatic contralto in the early twentieth century, as well as correspondence and other personal documents.

Dates: 1894 - 1955
Found in: Peabody Archives

Franz C. Bornschein papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0069
Abstract

Franz Carl Bornschein (1879-1948) was a composer of more than 200 works, primarily vocal music, and a professor of violin and composition at the Peabody Conservatory. His papers include scrapbooks, clippings, correspondence, photographs, personal papers, manuscript and printed scores, and the personal papers of his wife, Hazel Knox Bornschein.

Dates: 1884-1989
Found in: Peabody Archives

George R. Woodhead papers

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Identifier: PIMS-0023
Abstract

The George R. Woodhead papers contain personal papers and concert programs acquired over his career as a choral conductor and professor of music at Goucher College and other musical institutions in the Baltimore area. The documents include correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, teaching material, and financial documents. The majority of the concert programs come from performances by local churches, Johns Hopkins University, Goucher College, and the Bach Society of Baltimore.

Dates: 1941 - 1993; Majority of material found within 1953-1993
Found in: Peabody Archives

Glenroy C. Stein papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0020
Abstract

The Glenroy C. Stein papers contain scores and method books written by Stein and various other composers. Also included are personal papers which include newspaper clippings, correspondence, posters, and concert programs.

Dates: 1865 - 1967
Found in: Peabody Archives

Howard R. Thatcher papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0044
Abstract

Howard Thatcher was a pianist, organist, composer, and teacher in the Baltimore area. He was an alumnus of Peabody who taught harmony, counterpoint, orchestration, and composition for the Peabody Conservatory. The Howard R. Thatcher papers contain his manuscript and published scores as well as personal papers.

Dates: 1905-1973
Found in: Peabody Archives

Hugh R. Newsom papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0046
Abstract

Hugh Raymond Newsom (1891-1978) was an organist and composer who lived in Baltimore. The collection includes manuscript scores of music composed by Hugh Newsom or by his wife, harpist Marjorie Brunton Newsom; documents related to Hugh Newsom's career; and reel-to-reel recordings of his music.

Dates: 1908-1982
Found in: Peabody Archives

Jean Eichelberger Ivey papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0078
Abstract

Jean Eichelberger Ivey (1923-2010) was a composer, pianist, electronic musician, professor, and the founder of the Peabody Conservatory Electronic Music Studio, which she directed from 1969 until her retirement from Peabody in 1997. The Jean Eichelberger Ivey papers contain scores and recordings of Ivey's musical works, writings and notes by Ivey, personal and professional correspondence, programs and clippings, photographs, and other personal and professional papers.

Dates: approximately 1923-2005
Found in: Peabody Archives

John Charles Thomas papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0074
Abstract

John Charles Thomas (1891-1960) was a baritone who had a lengthy career as an opera singer and recording artist. His papers include scores, personal and business papers, concert programs, clippings, correspondence, ephemera, photographs, and recordings.

Dates: Majority of material found within approximately 1900-1991
Found in: Peabody Archives

John Pendleton Kennedy papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0058
Abstract

John Pendleton Kennedy (1795-1870) was an author, politician, lawyer, and original trustee of the Peabody Institute. The John Pendleton Kennedy papers, 1812-1896, contain correspondence, manuscripts, scrapbooks, and other documents related to Kennedy's varied personal and professional interests, including documents related to the founding and early years of the Peabody Institute.

Dates: 1812-1890
Found in: Peabody Archives

Joseph Schillinger papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0048
Abstract

Joseph Schillinger was a theorist and composer famous for developing the Schillinger System, a method of deconstructing music using geometric phase relationships. The collection contains correspondence, recordings, scrapbooks, photographs, artwork, manuscript scores, and other documents related to his professional and personal life.

Dates: 1901-1996
Found in: Peabody Archives

Katherine Jacobson Fleisher papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0138
Abstract Katherine Jacobson Fleisher is a pianist and piano instructor. She taught at the Peabody Institute from 1977 to 2021 and performed as a soloist and as one half of the Fleisher-Jacobson Piano Duo with her husband, Leon Fleisher. Materials in the Katherine Jacobson Fleisher papers include concert programs for solo performances and for the Fleisher-Jacobson Duo; clippings and press releases from national and international publications; professional files related to her travels and participation...
Dates: 1972 - 2021
Found in: Peabody Archives

Leon Fleisher papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0081
Abstract Pianist, conductor, and teacher Leon Fleisher (1928-2020) had a career in music stretching more than 70 years, including 61 years as a faculty member of the Peabody Conservatory. After making his debut at age 16 with Pierre Monteux conducting, Fleisher toured internationally as a soloist until a neurological condition caused him to lose the full use of his right hand. After three decades of focusing on performing the piano repertoire for the left hand, conducting various ensembles, and...
Dates: 1875 - 2021
Found in: Peabody Archives

Lester Dequaine collection on Rosa Ponselle

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0004
Abstract The most sought-after soprano of the 1920s and 1930s, Rosa Ponselle (née Rosa Ponzillo, 1897–1981) began her musical career in a vaudeville act with her sister Carmela Ponselle. Upon hearing Rosa Ponselle for the first time, Enrico Caruso took her under his wing and they appeared on the Metropolitan Opera stage together in La Forza del Destino and La Juive. She would go on to sing the title role in the Metropolitan's revival...
Dates: 1907 - 2013; Majority of material found within 1918-1938
Found in: Peabody Archives

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Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
American Guild of Organists. Baltimore Chapter 1
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Bornschein, Franz C. (Franz Carl), 1879-1948 1
Boulez, Pierre, 1925-2016 1
Brown, George William, 1812-1890 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bunner, H. C. (Henry Cuyler), 1855-1896‏ 1
Burnham, Donald L. 1
Caruso, Dorothy 1
Chamber Music Society of Baltimore 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Conradi, Austin 1
Conradi, Connie 1
Damrosch, Walter, 1862-1950 1
Del Tredici, David 1
Dequaine, Lester 1
Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931 1
Doria, Fernanda 1
Dunton, William Rush, 1868-1966 1
Eaton, Charles James Madison, 1808-1893 1
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 1
Evans, Amy, 1884-1983‏ 1
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874 1
First, Jonathan 1
Frick, William, 1790-1855 1
Friedheim, Arthur, 1859-1932 1
Friedheim, Eric 1
George Peabody Library 1
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 1
Gilmor, Robert, Jr., 1774-1848 1
Heiss, Wilda 1
Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903 1
Houston, James R., 1948- 1
Howe, Mary, 1882-1964 1
Ingle, M. P. 1
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 1
Ivey, Jean Eichelberger 1
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 1
Judson, Arthur Leon, 1881-1975 1
Kelly, Delphine Stewart Barroll 1
Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870 1
Landman, Bert 1
Larkins, Crystal Brown 1
Larkins, Ellis 1
Lester Dequaine/Frank Chiarenza Foundation 1
Lewis, Robert Hall, 1926-1996 1
Ligeti, György, 1923-2006 1
Lobingier, Chris 1
Lombard, Louis, 1861-1927 1
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 1
Lucas Brothers (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Lucas family (Fielding Lucas Jr., 1781-1854) 1
Lucas, Bertha E. 1
Lucas, George A., 1824-1909 1
Lucas, William F. 1
Lyric Theatre (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Martinet, Leigh 1
Martini, Evelina 1
Maryland Historical Society 1
Maryland Women's Symphony 1
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912 1
Maw, Nicholas 1
Meade, Adele, 1883-1966 1
Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland 1
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 1
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) 1
Newsom, Hugh R. 1
Newsom, Marjorie Brunton 1
O'Keefe, Bradshaw 1
Peabody Institute (Baltimore, Md.). Board of Trustees 1
Peabody Institute (Baltimore, Md.). Gallery of Art 1
Peabody Institute (Baltimore, Md.). Office of the Provost 1
Peabody, George, 1795-1869 1
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858 1
Philadelphia Orchestra 1
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 1
Ponselle, Carmela, 1887-1977 1
Ponselle, Rosa, 1897-1981 1
Randolph, Harold, 1861-1927 1
Rhodes, Phillip 1
Rinehart, William Henry, 1825-1874 1
Rorem, Ned, 1923-2022 1
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Rothschild, Amalie, 1916-2000 1
Rothschild, Randolph S. 1
Rutledge, Anna Wells 1
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Schaaf, Elizabeth M. 1
Schillinger, Frances 1
Schillinger, Joseph, 1895-1943 1
Skirven, Hazel 1
Sousa, John Philip, 1854-1932 1
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