Peabody Institute programs
Scope and Contents
The Peabody Institute programs collection, 1868-2021, contains concert and recital programs of students, ensembles, faculty, guest artists, and master classes from the Conservatory and Preparatory. The bulk of the programs after approximately 1970 are of Conservatory degree recitals and ensemble concerts.
- Creation: 1868 - 2021
- Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute. Concert Office (Organization)
- Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute. Marketing and Communications Office (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for use at the Arthur Friedheim Library Archives of the Peabody Institute. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Conditions Governing Use
Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright. All requests for permission to publish or perform materials in this collection must be submitted in writing to the archivist of the Arthur Friedheim Library.
Biographical / Historical
The Peabody Institute has held regular concerts, events, and other public events since the Conservatory opened in 1866.
30 Cubic Feet (Approximately 50 boxes and 100 bound volumes.)
2.43 Gigabytes (Approximately 4,000 digital files.)
Language of Materials
The Peabody Institute has held regular concerts, events, and other public events since the Conservatory opened in 1866. The Peabody Institute programs collection contains concert and recital programs of students, ensembles, faculty, guest artists, and master classes from the Conservatory and Preparatory. The bulk of the programs from approximately 1970 to 2020 are of Conservatory degree recitals and ensemble concerts.
Other Finding Aids
Partial inventories of this collection exist offline. Please contact the Arthur Friedheim Library Archives for more information.
Preservica Public URL
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Most materials were transferred by the Peabody Institute Concert Office or the Peabody Marketing and Communications Office (formerly the Public Relations Office or Public Information Office).
Existence and Location of Copies
Peabody Institute programs digital collection available at https://cdm16613.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/p16613coll31. The digital collection contains all Institute born-digital programs since 2018 and a number of digitized older programs.
Materials Specific Details
Some programs from 2008-2019 are available both in print and electronically.
Processed by multiple staff members of the Peabody Archives from 1980 to 2020. During reprocessing by Matt Testa in 2017-2019, draft programs and excess copies of final programs were destroyed. Some production files from the Concert Office records, 1970-2003, containing programs for specific events were integrated into this collection.
Digital collection processed by Matt Testa, 2018-2022.
- Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute. Concert Office (Donor, Organization)
- Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute. Marketing and Communications Office (Donor, Organization)
- Guide to the Peabody Institute programs
- Matt Testa
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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