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Music -- Scores.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

20th Century Sheet Music

Identifier: MS-3876

This collection contains various pieces of popular sheet music ranging from 1895-1986 with the bulk of the music dating from the early 20th century.

Dates: 1895-1986, undated

Bob Rush Sheet Music

Identifier: MS-3882

This collection features sheet music arrangements from a variety of composers used by the Bob Rush Orchestra. The collection predominantly includes jazz works, many of which were transcribed in the 1950's.

Dates: circa 1950s

David Van Vactor Music Collection

Identifier: MS-1942
Abstract The David Van Vactor Music Collection contains the personal collection of music scores and teaching materials from David Van Vactor's career as a flutist and conductor, most notably from his time as the conductor of the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra (1947-1972) and professor at the University of Tennessee (1947-1976). This collection, which is divided into three series, contains his own works as well as his library of works by other composers, both published and handwritten, audio tapes of...
Dates: 1890-1994

David Van Vactor Score for "Suite for Piano"

Identifier: MS-3965

This collection consists of a handwritten score titled "Suite for Piano" by David Van Vactor for 1962. This handwritten score was gifted to Wallace McClain Cheatham while he was a graduate student at the University of Tennessee.

Dates: 1962

David Van Vactor Scores and Papers

Identifier: MS-3990

This collection consists of original musical scores by David Van Vactor including Cantata for Treble Voices, Das Nachtleid, Introduction and Presto, Quartet No. 1, and two untitled pieces. There is also some ephemera related to Van Vactor including newspaper articles, concert programs, and yearly reviews.

Dates: 1946-1947, 1962-1965

Gilbert Trythall Collection

Identifier: MS-3523

The Gilbert Trythall Collection encompasses work from Trythall's career as a composer and professor. The collection includes a range of materials including scores, books, photographs, tapes, and audio reels. The collection also includes many programs and promotional materials from the Electronic Music Plus Festival, a festival founded by Trythall and hosted at universities across the United States.

Dates: 1948-1999

Max Donner Collection of Sheet Music

Identifier: MS-3979

The Max Donner Collection of Sheet Music contains music written and collected by musical artist and composer Max Donner. The collection spans 1873-1947.

Dates: 1873-1947

Sheet Music Collection

Identifier: MS-1575

This collection houses sheet music documenting the work of a number of early 20th century composers.

Dates: undated