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Overview 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.
Overview Frank Willis was a classical pianist and composer who attended Peabody Conservatory and was a composer and conductor for the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra. His papers include manuscript and published scores and some contextual material.
Overview 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.
Overview 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.
Overview 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.
Overview 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. Notable correspondents include Jules Massenet, John Philip Sousa, Ella...
Overview 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.
Overview 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.
Overview Walter Spencer Huffman was a composer and music teacher who studied and served on the faculty of the Peabody Conservatory of Music in the 1940s and 1950s. From 1955 until his death in 2005, Huffman taught music privately in Maryland and continued to compose. The collection consists of holograph scores of approximately 150 works, including chamber music, symphonies, and choral music.
Overview The Women Composers Orchestra operated in Baltimore from 1985 to 1995 with the mission to perform compositions of women composers both past and present. The collection primarily consists of the organization's administrative documents.
- Composers 9
- scores (documents for music) 8
- letters (correspondence) 7
- concert programs 6
- photographs 6
- sound recordings 4
- manuscripts (documents) 3
- Music teachers 2
- Violinists 2
- audiocassettes 2
- audiotapes 2
- long-playing records 2
- scrapbooks 2
- 16mm (photographic film size) 1
- 78 rpm records 1
- Baltimore Symphony Orchestra 1
- CD-Rs 1
- Cellists 1
- Cello music 1
- Conductors (Music) 1
- Music 1
- Music theorists 1
- Orchestra 1
- Organists 1
- Pianists 1
- Women composers 1
- administrative records 1
- correspondence 1
- drawings (visual works) 1
- instructional materials 1
- notebooks 1
- open reel audiotapes 1
- posters 1
- programs (documents) 1
- publications (documents) 1
- research notes 1
- video recordings 1 ∧ less
- Bornschein, Franz C. (Franz Carl), 1879-1948 1
- Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
- Bunner, H. C. (Henry Cuyler), 1855-1896 1
- Houston, James R. 1
- Huffman, Priscilla 1
- Huffman, Walter Spencer, 1921-2005 1
- Kissinger, Robin 1
- Kissinger-Virizlay, Lianna 1
- Lobingier, Chris 1
- Lombard, Louis, 1861-1927 1
- Maryland Women's Symphony 1
- Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912 1
- Rosette, Marion 1
- Schillinger, Frances 1
- Schillinger, Joseph, 1895-1943 1
- Skirven, Hazel 1
- Sousa, John Philip, 1854-1932 1
- Thatcher, Howard R. (Howard Rutledge), 1878-1973 1
- Tyssowski, Millie 1
- Virizlay, Mihály, 1931-2008 1
- Wilcox, Ella Wheeler, 1850-1919 1
- Willis, Frank D., 1950-1993 1
- Women Composers Orchestra (Baltimore, Md.) 1 ∧ less