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Music -- Instruction and study -- Massachusetts

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Department of Music records

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00084
Abstract Music has been taught at Smith since its opening in 1875 and, since 1880, musical clubs have had a presence in the Smith community, including the Noteables, Chamber Singers, the All-Smith Choir, Class Choirs, the Smith College Oratorio Chorus, Chamber Orchestra, String Orchestra Symphony Orchestra, the Smith-Amherst Orchestra, the training Orchestra and the Smiffenpoofs. The collection contain information regarding the history of the program, booklets, course information, department minutes,...
Dates of Materials: 1876 - 2015

Eleanor Wiley Thayer papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SSC-MS-00161
Abstract

Teacher of the blind and Music teacher. The papers consist of a small amount of correspondence and addresses relating to her work at the Perkins School for the Blind; course outlines, examples of braille music, concert programs, and workshop material document her role in developing music curriculum at Perkins. Also included are publications of the International Conference of Educators of Blind Youth and the American Association of Instructors of the Blind.

Dates of Materials: 1942-1991

Ronald Perera Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00074
Abstract

Papers include a small amount of biographical material on Perera, such as his career summary and resume, reviews, flyers and programs, photographs and newspaper articles. The majority of the materials are musical manuscripts of works by Perera.

Dates of Materials: 1941 - 2002