Queens College (New York, N.Y.). Department of Music
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Leo Kraft (1922 – 2014) was an American composer, educator, and author born in Brooklyn, New York. He taught music theory and composition at the Queens College School of Music, to later become the Aaron Copland School of Music, from 1948 to 1989. He was a key member in developing the music theory curriculum. Kraft composed many works of chamber music, and he also contributed orchestral, piano, vocal, and electronic music to his oeuvre.
Programming is dedicated to print ephemera related to productions and performances at KCA. The series is further arranged based on the organization or initiative sponsoring the programming. Materials include program announcements, brochures, schedules, and promotional items. The Charles Colden Center produced annual concert series since 1961, and celebrity & dance series since 1966.