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Community Concerts at Second records
Community Concerts at Second, formerly known as the Second Presbyterian Concert Series, is a nonprofit organization established in 1987 in Baltimore that invites classical musicians to perform free concerts. The collection contains administrative records, concert programs, photographs, clippings, and recordings related to the organization and its concerts.
Frank D. Willis papers
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.
Jean Eichelberger Ivey papers
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.
Nicholas Maw papers
Nicholas Maw (1935-2009) was a British composer who taught at the Peabody Institute from 1998 to 2008. The Nicholas Maw papers (approximately 1956-2009) contain manuscripts, scores, and recordings of musical compositions by Maw, including the opera Sophie's Choice. The collection also contains correspondence, programs, reviews, lecture notes, and other personal papers.
Randolph S. Rothschild papers, including the Chamber Music Society of Baltimore records
Sounds and Stories collection
Sounds and Stories began in 2002 as an oral-history project. A Peabody Conservatory musicology seminar of 18 students interviewed dozens of participants in the music of Baltimore's black community to record their memories and to document their world and their legacy. The collection was assembled primarily from 1998 to 2004 and contains oral histories, photographs, and supporting research about African-American musical culture, especially in Baltimore from approximately 1930 to 1960.
Walter Spencer Huffman music manuscripts and recordings
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.
William A. Chrystal papers
William A. Chrystal was a pianist, composer, arranger, and conductor based in the Pittsburgh area for most of his career. He attended the Peabody Conservatory in the 1950s and earned degrees in piano performance. The William A. Chrystal papers contain music manuscripts, programs, clippings, professional documents, and sound recordings.
- scores (documents for music) 6
- concert programs 5
- photographs 5
- Composers 4
- open reel audiotapes 4
- CD-Rs 2
- administrative records 2
- correspondence 2
- lecture notes 2
- manuscripts (documents) 2
- photograph albums 2
- programs (documents) 2
- sound recordings 2
- African American musicians 1
- Electronic music 1
- Incidental music 1
- Pianists 1
- Piano music, Arranged 1
- Women composers 1
- articles 1
- grants 1
- letters (correspondence) 1
- librettos (documents for music) 1
- long-playing records 1
- negatives (photographs) 1
- notebooks 1
- oral histories (literary works) 1
- phonograph records 1
- posters 1
- research notes 1
- transcripts 1
- video recordings (physical artifacts) 1 ∧ less
- Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 2
- Chamber Music Society of Baltimore 1
- Chrystal, William A. 1
- Community Concerts at Second (Baltimore, Md.) 1
- Huffman, Priscilla 1