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Series 3: Preparatory, 1968 - 2024


Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The Peabody Institute sound and video recordings collection includes reel-to-reel tapes, CDs, and born-digital computer files created by the Peabody Institute since 1958. Events recorded include Peabody Conservatory degree recitals, concerts of small and large ensembles, operas, commencement, Preparatory events, and other performances.

Most events recorded before 2019 are audio only. Events since spring 2019 are recorded as audio and video files.

The collection also includes approximately 10 audio recordings from 1939. The bulk of the recordings in the collection are from 1958 or later.


  • Creation: 1968 - 2024


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for use at the Arthur Friedheim Library Archives of the Peabody Institute. Some resources may be made available online for temporary streaming access for educational or research purposes. Contact for more information.


From the Collection: 500 Cubic Feet (reel-to-reel tapes and CDs)

From the Collection: 25.0 Terabytes (computer files)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

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Repository Details

Part of the Peabody Archives Repository

Peabody Institute
1 E. Mount Vernon Place
Baltimore MD 21202 USA