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scores (documents for music)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Original and entire drafts or transcripts of musical compositions or arrangements. Typically having the parts of all the different instruments or voices written on staffs one above another, so that they can be read at a glance.

Found in 61 Collections and/or Records:

Severin Rochman collection of Jewish synagogue and folk music

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0107
Overview This collection contains printed scores of Jewish sacred and folk music by multiple composers.

Sidney Lanier papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0007
Overview Sidney Clopton Lanier (1842-1881) was an American musician, poet and author. The collection spans the years 1838 to 1998, with the bulk dating from 1838 to 1972. The material consists of correspondence, prose, poetry, lecture and music manuscripts, photographs, memorial information, and newspaper clippings.

Theater Chamber Players records

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0070
Overview The Theater Chamber Players, founded by Peabody Institute faculty members Dina Koston and Leon Fleisher, were a chamber music ensemble that featured 20th-century music and was based primarily in Washington, D.C., from 1968 to 2003. The TCP records include administrative and business documents, correspondence, working files, concert programs, publicity material, photographs, recordings, scores, and reference material.

Theodor and Emma Hemberger scores

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0080
Overview Theodor (Theodore) Hemberger was a German-born violinist, conductor, and composer who directed the Germania Männerchor and performed with H.L. Mencken in the Saturday Night Club. His wife, Emma Conrad Hemberger, was a singer and the composer of the anthem "Baltimore, Our Baltimore." The collection consists primarily of manuscript scores of Theodor's original works and arrangements for orchestra, voice, and chamber ensemble. Also included are manuscripts of Emma's music.

Thom Robinson music manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0105
Overview Thom Robinson (1962-1994) was a composer who studied with Morris Moshe Cotel and earned a degree in composition from the Peabody Conservatory in 1986. The collection contains manuscript scores of Robinson's compositions.

Timothy Mather Spelman scores

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0061
Overview Timothy Mather Spelman was an American-born composer who spent much of his career in Florence writing operas and vocal music. The collection includes manuscript and published scores of his compositions.

Vladimir Padwa papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0012
Overview Born in czarist Russia, composer and pianist Vladimir Padwa immigrated to the United States in 1932 and was heard regularly in concert halls, on radio, and in recordings for RCA Victor. He co-founded the First Piano Quartet and taught at the New York College of Music. The Vladimir Padwa papers contain manuscript scores, many of which are holographs, of nearly all of Padwa’s compositions, including works for piano, large ensemble, and the stage. The collection also includes Padwa’s musical...

Walter Spencer Huffman music manuscripts and recordings

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0082
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.

William A. Chrystal papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0008
Overview William A. Chrystal was a pianist, composer, arranger, and conductor based in the Pittsburgh area for most of his career. He attended the Peabody Institute in the 1950s and earned a bachelor of music, master of music, and artist diploma in piano performance. The William A. Chrystal papers contain primarily manuscript music scores prepared by Chrystal, including his arrangements for piano or another solo instrument of classical works, popular songs, and jazz standards.

William Bland papers

 Collection
Identifier: PIMS-0049
Overview William Bland is a pianist and composer who graduated from the Peabody Conservatory with a doctor of musical arts degree in 1973. His papers include manuscript and photocopied scores of his compositions as well as one LP record.