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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

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

Louis Lombard papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0019
Abstract Louis Lombard was a violinist, composer, and conductor who founded the Utica (N.Y.) Conservatory of Music in 1889 and led an orchestra at his estate in Switzerland in the early twentieth century. The Louis Lombard papers contain published scores of Lombard's music for piano, voice, chamber ensemble, and orchestra, and personal and professional documents such as newspaper clippings, correspondence, and concert programs. Correspondents include Jules Massenet, John Philip Sousa, Ella Wheeler...
Dates: 1861 - 1948
Found in: Peabody Archives

Marion Rosette papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0033
Abstract

The Marion Rosette papers contain scores, working documents, personal papers, and recordings from Rosette’s career as a composer and arranger of children's music.

Dates: Approximately 1935-1990
Found in: Peabody Archives

Mary C. Walker papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0015
Abstract

This collection contains Mary C. Walker’s papers acquired throughout her time working at Peabody and years thereafter. The collection consists of personal correspondence, working documents, programs, newspaper clippings of music events, photographs, and personal items.

Dates: 1912 - 2012
Found in: Peabody Archives

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Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 3
Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870 3
Peabody, George, 1795-1869 3
Bryn-Julson, Phyllis, 1945- 2
Eaton, Charles James Madison, 1808-1893 2
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Fleisher, Katherine Jacobson 2
Fleisher, Leon 2
Lind, E. G. 2
Peabody Institute (Baltimore, Md.). Board of Trustees 2
Riggs, Lawrason, 1861-1940 2
Theater Chamber Players 2
Walters, Henry, 1848-1931 2
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Arrowood, Clinton 1
Bleefield, Charles 1
Bornschein, Franz C. (Franz Carl), 1879-1948 1
Boulanger, Nadia 1
Boulez, Pierre, 1925-2016 1
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897 1
Brown, George William, 1812-1890 1
Brown, Lloyd A. (Lloyd Arnold), 1907-1966 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bunner, H. C. (Henry Cuyler), 1855-1896‏ 1
Burnham, Donald L. 1
Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921 1
Chamber Music Society of Baltimore 1
Chew, Samuel C. (Samuel Claggett), 1888-1960 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Conradi, Austin 1
Conradi, Connie 1
Cotel, Morris Moshe, 1943-2008 1
Culbertson, Dawn 1
Del Tredici, David 1
Dequaine, Lester 1
Dunton, William Rush, 1868-1966 1
Evans, Amy, 1884-1983‏ 1
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874 1
Frick, William, 1790-1855 1
Friedheim, Arthur, 1859-1932 1
Friedheim, Eric 1
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 1
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961 1
Grové, Stefans, 1922-2014 1
Hamerik, Asger, 1843-1923 1
Hansen, Rodney, 1933-1998 1
Heiss, Wilda 1
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 1
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 1
Kelly, Delphine Stewart Barroll 1
Koston, Dina 1
Lalo, Édouard, 1823-1892 1
Larkins, Crystal Brown 1
Larkins, Ellis 1
Lester Dequaine/Frank Chiarenza Foundation 1
Ligeti, György, 1923-2006 1
Lombard, Louis, 1861-1927 1
Lura, Soren 1
Manship, Paul, 1885-1966 1
Marbury, William L. (William Luke), 1901- 1
Maryland Historical Society 1
Maryland Women's Symphony 1
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912 1
Mayhew, William E., 1784-1860 1
Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland 1
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) 1
Morison, Nathaniel Holmes, 1815-1890 1
Newsom, Hugh R. 1
Newsom, Marjorie Brunton 1
O'Keefe, Bradshaw 1
Ortmann, Otto, 1889-1979 1
Ortmann-Seletzky, Dorothea 1
Peabody Institute (Baltimore, Md.). Office of the Executive Secretary 1
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858 1
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 1
Ponselle, Carmela, 1887-1977 1
Ponselle, Rosa, 1897-1981 1
Pratt, Enoch, 1808-1896 1
Rhodes, Phillip 1
Rorem, Ned, 1923-2022 1
Rosette, Marion 1
Rothschild, Amalie, 1916-2000 1
Rothschild, Randolph S. 1
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921 1
Saturday Night Club (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Schillinger, Frances 1
Schillinger, Joseph, 1895-1943 1
Scholz, Bernhard, 1835-1916 1
Schwartzman, Karen 1
Skirven, Hazel 1
Sousa, John Philip, 1854-1932 1
Spohr, Louis, 1784-1859 1
Stanton, Phoebe B. 1
Stein, Glenroy C. 1
Stewart, Reginald 1
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949 1
Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850 1
Thatcher, Howard R. (Howard Rutledge), 1878-1973 1
Tyssowski, Millie 1
Uhler, Philip R. (Philip Reese), 1835-1913 1
Vazkén, Paul 1
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