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 Series — Multiple Containers

Scope and Contents

The series includes letters, drafts of letters, telegrams, postcards, and emails to and from individuals, music publishers, organizations, and academic institutions. The Correspondence series comprises approximately 50% of the collection. The academic correspondence contains several letters to and from Queens College music faculty. This series contains evidence of his dedication to his work as educator and composer.

Please see “Related Names” for a more complete list of correspondents associated with this series.


  • 1933 - 2013



From the Collection:

The collection is almost entirely in English. The correspondence series contains small selection of letters in French.

Conditions Governing Access

Appointments to examine materials must be made in advance. Please e-mail for more information or to schedule an appointment.


From the Collection: 4.5 Linear Feet (10 boxes including 1 flat box) : Correspondence is the largest series, comprising approximately 50% of the collection, located in five boxes. The Performances series contains programs and performance reviews that are located in three boxes, comprising approximately 30% of the collection. The Contracts, Personal, and Oral Exercises series complete the remaining 20% of the collection.

Arrangement of Materials

Materials in this series are arranaged chronologically. Any items that do not include specific dates are noted with estimated date ranges.


Repository Details

Part of the Queens College (New York, N.Y.) Special Collections and Archives Repository

Queens College Library, CUNY
Benjamin Rosenthal Library RO317
65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Flushing 11367 USA us