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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

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

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

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

Leon Fleisher papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0081
Abstract Pianist, conductor, and teacher Leon Fleisher (1928-2020) has had a career in music stretching more than 70 years, including nearly 50 years as a faculty member of the Peabody Conservatory of Music. 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...
Dates: 1938 - 2020
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

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

Mihály Virizlay papers and cello score collection

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0007
Abstract

Mihály Virizlay (1931-2008) was a Hungarian-born cellist who had a successful international career as a concerto and recital soloist, was principal cello of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for 40 years, and taught at the Peabody Institute. The Mihály Virizlay papers contain published and manuscript musical scores, chiefly for cello, including Virizlay’s own compositions and arrangements. The collection also includes recordings, concert programs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence.

Dates: 1912 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1962-2004
Found in: Peabody Archives

Randolph S. Rothschild papers, including the Chamber Music Society of Baltimore records

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0098
Abstract This collection contains the personal papers of Randolph S. Rothschild from 1930 to 2005 and the administrative records of the Chamber Music Society (CMS) of Baltimore from its founding in 1949 to its dissolution in 1997, for which Rothschild served as an executive for most of its existence. The CMS records include administrative documents, concert programs, publicity materials, and clippings related to its programming, which regularly featured commissions and other new music. Rothschild's...
Dates: 1930 - 2005
Found in: Peabody Archives

Reginald Stewart papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0059
Abstract

Reginald Stewart was a Scottish-born conductor and pianist who served as direcctor of the Peabody Institute from 1941 to 1959 and music director of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra from 1942 to 1952. His papers include scrapbooks, correspondence, photographs, and recordings related to his career.

Dates: 1911-1984
Found in: Peabody Archives

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Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 1
Bornschein, Franz C. (Franz Carl), 1879-1948 1
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Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 1
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Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921 1
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Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876 1
Dequaine, Lester 1
Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905 1
Dutcher, Salem 1
Fleisher, Katherine Jacobson 1
Fleisher, Leon 1
Friedheim, Arthur, 1859-1932 1
Friedheim, Eric 1
Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912 1
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 1
Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 1
Hamerik, Asger, 1843-1923 1
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 1
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 1
Hovey, Richard, 1864-1900 1
Johns Hopkins University 1
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 1
Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898 1
Kelly, Delphine Stewart Barroll 1
Kirk, John Foster, 1824-1904 1
Kissinger, Robin 1
Kissinger-Virizlay, Lianna 1
Lanier, Clifford Anderson, 1844-1908 1
Lanier, Mary Day 1
Lanier, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1880-1912 1
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 1
Lathrop, George Parsons, 1851-1898 1
LeConte, Joseph, 1823-1901 1
Lester Dequaine/Frank Chiarenza Foundation 1
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 1
Lounsbury, Thomas R., 1838-1915 1
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 1
Maryland Women's Symphony 1
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) 1
Morgan, John Tyler, 1824-1907 1
Newsom, Hugh R. 1
Newsom, Marjorie Brunton 1
Northrup, Milton Harlow 1
Ponselle, Carmela, 1887-1977 1
Ponselle, Rosa, 1897-1981 1
Rosette, Marion 1
Rothschild, Amalie, 1916-2000 1
Rothschild, Randolph S. 1
Sargent, Epes, 1813-1880 1
Saturday Night Club (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Schillinger, Frances 1
Schillinger, Joseph, 1895-1943 1
Skirven, Hazel 1
Spedding, James, 1808-1881 1
Spencer, Edward, 1834-1883 1
Spencer, Herbert, 1820-1903 1
Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908 1
Stewart, Reginald 1
Tabb, John B. (John Banister), 1845-1909 1
Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878 1
Tyssowski, Millie 1
Virizlay, Mihály, 1931-2008 1
Waite, Robert W., 1915-1994 1
Ward, William Hayes, 1835-1916 1
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 1
Women Composers Orchestra (Baltimore, Md.) 1
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