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Germania Männerchor concert programs

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0088
Abstract

Baltimore's Germania Männerchor (men's choir), active from 1856 to 1929, was composed primarily of men of German origin. The choir held numerous concerts in the 1890s and early twentieth century, but it reduced its public activities after 1917 due to anti-German public sentiment in response to World War I. The collection includes Germania Männerchor concert programs from 1898 to 1917.

Dates: 1898 - 1917
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

Harry S. Dickey collection of Byroniana

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0072
Abstract Harry S. Dickey was a Baltimore business man and collector, who was born in 1891 and received his B.A. degree from The Johns Hopkins University in 1912. Dickey an admirer of the English poet, Lord Byron. This collection is composed of handwritten letters and poems relating to Byron, as well as published or printed sheet music, engravings, and article clippings. Notably, there are a few handwritten Oscar Wilde letters and poems, as Dickey was a collector of Wilde as well. The collection spans...
Dates: 1815-1959, 1981

Henrietta Baker Low papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0035
Abstract

Henrietta Baker Low was instrumental in establishing the music teacher education program at the Peabody Conservatory. Her papers contain personal essays and a letter describing her work, a pamphlet outlining public school curricula in Baltimore, and musical scores of her song "Goodnight Little Baby."

Dates: 1900 - 1950
Found in: Peabody Archives

Hopkins Symphony Orchestra records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-10-100
Abstract

The Hopkins Symphony Orchestra (HSO) was established in its present form in 1981 by Peabody Conservatory graduate student Catherine Overhauser. This collection consists of promotional flyers and posters, concert programs, and audio recordings of performances by the Hopkins Symphony Orchestra spanning 1986 to 2014. It also includes archived websites from 2015-Ongoing.

Dates: 1986-2014; 2015 - Ongoing

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

Hugo Weisgall music manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0085
Abstract Hugo Weisgall (1912-1997) was an American composer of Czech birth who attended the Peabody Conservatory and the Johns Hopkins University in the 1930s and 1940s. The collection contains manuscript and printed scores of Weisgall's music composed from approximately 1934 to 1941, including Four Songs (Op. 1), "Fugue and Romance" from the ballet One Thing Is Certain (Op. 2, No. 1), and the ballet ...
Dates: 1934 - 1950
Found in: Peabody Archives

Jacques Barzun papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0501
Abstract The collection consists of approximately 250 letters written to Joan Peyser by Jacques Barzun, as well as edits that Barzun made on five of Peyser's New York Times articles for the purpose of inclusion in her book, The Music of Our Time: Collected Essays and Articles. Most of the letteres reflect Barzun's relationship with Peyser as her mentor and editor. The correspondence often includes clipping of articles by Barzun and others, as well as invitations to...
Dates: 1970 - 2007

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

Jewett & Company Publishers handkerchief printed with lines of music and lyrics for "Little Eva Song"

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0802
Abstract Jewett & Company Publishers was a Boston publishing company owned by John P. Jewett, made famous by the publication of Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin, to which he owned the rights. This collection includes a linen handkerchief produced by Jewett & Co. Publishers in 1852, with two lines of sheet music from "Little Eva Song," which was written by John G. Whittier, with music set by Manuel Emilio, and inspired by ...
Dates: 1852

Joe Byrd papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0145
Abstract

Joe Byrd (1933-2012) was a bassist and Peabody Conservatory alumnus who regularly played in jazz ensembles with his older brother, guitarist Charlie Byrd. The Joe Byrd papers contain professional files, music manuscripts, and sound recordings from his career, especially the last decade.

Dates: approximately 1958-2011
Found in: Peabody Archives

John C. French collection of sheet music based on the writings of Edgar Allan Poe

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-034
Scope and Contents This collection consists of music inspired by the writings of Edgar Allan Poe--including both vocal settings of Poe's actual text as well as instrumental programmtic pieces more loosely based on a particular work of Poe--dating from 1865 to 1957. There are published and manuscript copies, as well as a few photostatic copies. Especially well-represented are the original manuscripts of Joseph Holbrooke, an English composer working in the first half of the 20th century, whose long-standing...
Dates: 1865 - 1957

John Carbonell sheet music collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-0064
Abstract

John Cole was one of the earliest and most prolific sheet music publishers in Baltimore. This collection spanning his publishing career was collected by John Carbonell and subsequently organized by engraving plate number.

Dates: 1824-1838 and undated

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 R. Paulus collection of woodwind chamber music scores

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0146
Abstract

The John R. Paulus collection of woodwind chamber music scores contains mostly printed music published between 1850 and 1940 for instruments such as flute, oboe, bassoon, and clarinet.

Dates: 1850 - 1940
Found in: Peabody Archives

John Walker papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0121
Abstract

John Walker (b. 1941) is an organist and member of the Peabody Conservatory faculty. He served as a director or minister of music for several churches, including appointments at the Riverside Church in New York City, 1979-1992. The John Walker papers contain materials related to his career as a concert organist, including programs, repertoire lists, photographs, correspondence, annotated scores of organ music, and unpublished sound recordings.

Dates: 1939 - 2020
Found in: Peabody Archives

Johns Hopkins University assorted sheet music collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-0058
Scope and Contents

This is an artifically assembled collection with sheet music from various origins. Accruals in this collection are selected by the curators of Special Collections or donated by patrons. See component levels for more information about the items in this collection.

Dates: 1770 - 1971

Johns Hopkins University collection of Black Americana materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0844
Abstract

The Johns Hopkins University collection of Black Americana materials spans from approximately 1870 to the 1950s. It is an artificially assembled collection of materials purchased and selected by the curators of Special Collections. The collection primarily consists of postcards, broadsides, and other printed ephemera that depict African American people in ways that are often racist and caricatured.

Dates: approximately 1870-1950s

Johns Hopkins University collection of Maryland African American history and culture

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0846
Abstract

The Johns Hopkins University collection of Maryland African American history and culture is an artificially assembled collection which spans from the 18th to the 20th century. The collection consists of materials selected by the curators of Special Collections.

Dates: 1788 - 1967

Johns Hopkins University collection of Middle East-inspired sheet music

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-0062
Abstract

This collection includes popular American and British sheet music inspired by the Middle East. The collection dates from 1839-1978, but has a large concentration of music from 1903-1923.

Dates: 1839 - 1978

Johns Hopkins University Josephine Baker collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0725
Abstract

Josephine Baker (1906-1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress who came to be known in various circles as the "Black Pearl," "Bronze Venus" and even the "Creole Goddess". Baker was the first Black woman to star in a major motion picture, Zouzou (1934) and to become a world-famous entertainer. The materials span from 1926 to circa 1970 and contain photographs, promotional flyers, and ephemeral books.

Dates: 1926-approximately 1970

Johns Hopkins University Langston Hughes collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0799
Abstract

This is an artificially assembled collection of printed manuscript materials selected by the curators of Special Collections, centered on the musical, theatrical, and public speaking careers of Langston Hughes. Hughes was an American poet, novelist, playwright, columnist, social thinker and activist, and leading figure in New York City's Harlem Renaissance. The collection spans from 1927 to 1999, with the bulk of it dating from 1936 to 1967.

Dates: 1927-1999; Majority of material found within 1936-1967

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

Judith Sylvia Gray music manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0130
Abstract Judith Sylvia Gray (1942-2023) was a composer and painter based in Salisbury, Maryland, who earned a Master of Music degree in composition in 1969 from the Peabody Conservatory. The Judith Sylvia Gray music manuscripts, 1967-2022, contain unpublished scores of about 25 works composed by Gray from 1969 to 1994. Gray wrote music for solo piano, chamber ensembles, large ensembles, and chorus. The collection also contains Gray's memoirs and seven audio cassette recordings of Gray's...
Dates: 1967-2022
Found in: Peabody Archives

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Bryn-Julson, Phyllis, 1945- 4
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Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921 2
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Fleisher, Leon 2
Hamerik, Asger, 1843-1923 2
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Koston, Dina 2
Levy, Lester S. (1896-1989) 2
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) 2
Ponselle, Rosa, 1897-1981 2
Schillinger, Joseph, 1895-1943 2
Sousa, John Philip, 1854-1932 2
Thatcher, Howard R. (Howard Rutledge), 1878-1973 2
Thomas, A. Jack, 1884-1962 2
A. Hoen & Co. 1
Agay, Denes 1
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
American Ballet Theatre 1
Antioch College 1
Aristotle 1
Austin, Aleine, 1922- 1
Babbitt, Milton, 1916-2011 1
Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975 1
Baker, Thomas H. 1
Baklor, Armand 1
Baklor, Elsa, 1896-1989 1
Baltimore Museum of Art 1
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra 1
Barry, Gordon 1
Bartholomew, Beulah D. 1
Bartholomew, Molly 1
Bartholomew, Wilmer T. (Wilmer Tillett), 1902-1994 1
Barzun, Jacques, 1907-2012 1
Bayreuther Festspiele 1
Benda, Richard, -1978 1
Benjamin, Thomas 1
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 1
Berry, A.B. 1
Blackhead, Virginia C., 1882-1969 1
Bland, William, 1947- 1
Bleefield, Charles 1
Blunted Dummies 1
Boas, George, 1891-1980 1
Boddie, James Timothy, Reverend 1
Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR. Balet 1
Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973 1
Boorstin, Ruth Frankel 1
Bornschein, Franz C. (Franz Carl), 1879-1948 1
Bostic, Sam 1
Boston, Anthony 1
Boulez, Pierre, 1925-2016 1
Breazeale, Helene 1
Bridges, Harry, 1901-1990 1
Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, Baron, 1786-1869 1
Browne, William Hand, 1828-1912 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
Bunner, H. C. (Henry Cuyler), 1855-1896‏ 1
Burley, Grant 1
Burnham, Donald L. 1
Byrd, Charlie, 1925-1999 1
Byrd, Elana Rhodes 1
Byrd, Rebecca A. 1
Byron, Anne Isabella Milbanke Byron, Baroness, 1792-1860 1
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 1
Caesar, Shawn 1
Cahn, Frank B., 1875-1958 1
Carner, Sam 1
Caruso, Dorothy 1
Cervetti, Sergio 1
Chamber Music Society of Baltimore 1
Chapin, Patti, 1903-1990 1
Charles Scribner's Sons 1
Chrystal, William A. 1
Cicero, Bob 1
Cicero, Frank 1
City Hall (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Clayton, Christopher 1
Coleman, Ralf M., 1896-1976 1
Columbia University 1
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Cone, Edward T. 1
Cone, Etta 1
Conradi, Austin 1
Conradi, Connie 1
Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889 1
Cotel, Morris Moshe, 1943-2008 1
Couper, Alinda B. 1
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
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