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Community Concerts at Second, formerly known as the Second Presbyterian Concert Series, is a nonprofit organization established in 1987 in Baltimore that invites classical musicians to perform free concerts. The collection contains administrative records, concert programs, photographs, clippings, and recordings related to the organization and its concerts.
Dawn Culbertson was an eclectic musician and composer based in Baltimore who experimented with the lute and recorder. Her papers contain original manuscript compositions, personal papers primarily from her student years, and recordings of her radio show, Exploring Early Music.
Dina Koston (1929-2009) was a pianist and composer who co-founded the Theater Chamber Players in Washington, D.C. The Dina Koston papers include manuscript scores of her compositions, documents related to her performances, and audio recordings.
Frank Willis was a classical pianist and composer who attended Peabody Conservatory and was a composer and conductor for the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra. His papers include manuscript and published scores and some contextual material.
Jean Eichelberger Ivey (1923-2010) was a composer, pianist, electronic musician, professor, and the founder of the Peabody Conservatory Electronic Music Studio, which she directed from 1969 until her retirement from Peabody in 1997. The Jean Eichelberger Ivey papers contain scores and recordings of Ivey's musical works, writings and notes by Ivey, personal and professional correspondence, programs and clippings, photographs, and other personal and professional papers.
Nicholas Maw (1935-2009) was a British composer who taught at the Peabody Institute from 1998 to 2008. The Nicholas Maw papers (approximately 1956-2009) contain manuscripts, scores, and recordings of musical compositions by Maw, including the opera Sophie's Choice. The collection also contains correspondence, programs, reviews, lecture notes, and other personal papers.
The Baltimore-area musical group Cross Country performed folk music in the 1980s and early 1990s. The collection contains the trio's administrative documents, photographs, and recordings.
Richard Benda was a pianist and teacher renowned for his strategy in teaching the Joseph Schillinger system of musical composition. The Richard Benda papers contain manuscript notebooks and transcriptions of his teaching material concerned with the Schillinger system. Also included are pedagogical materials in the form of notes, recordings, and an unpublished supplement to the Schillinger system.
Sounds and Stories began in 2002 as an oral-history project. A Peabody Conservatory musicology seminar of 18 students interviewed dozens of participants in the music of Baltimore's black community to record their memories and to document their world and their legacy. The collection was assembled primarily from 1998 to 2004 and contains oral histories, photographs, and supporting research about African-American musical culture, especially in Baltimore from approximately 1930 to 1960.
- clippings (information artifacts) 7
- scores (documents for music) 7
- photographs 6
- concert programs 5
- manuscripts (documents) 4
- open reel audiotapes 4
- CD-Rs 3
- Composers 3
- administrative records 3
- lecture notes 3
- letters (correspondence) 3
- notebooks 3
- Women composers 2
- correspondence 2
- programs (documents) 2
- sound recordings 2
- African American musicians 1
- CD-ROMs 1
- Composition (Music) -- Instruction and study 1
- Electronic music 1
- Folk music 1
- Folk music groups 1
- Music teachers 1
- Pianists 1
- articles 1
- grants 1
- instructional materials 1
- librettos (documents for music) 1
- long-playing records 1
- negatives (photographs) 1
- oral histories (literary works) 1
- phonograph records 1
- photograph albums 1
- posters 1
- research notes 1
- transcripts 1
- video recordings 1 ∧ less
- Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute 2
- Benda, Richard, -1978 1
- Bryn-Julson, Phyllis, 1945- 1
- Chamber Music Society of Baltimore 1
- Community Concerts at Second (Baltimore, Md.) 1
- Cross Country (Vocal group) 1
- Culbertson, Dawn 1
- Downing, Carol T. 1
- Huffman, Priscilla 1
- Huffman, Walter Spencer, 1921-2005 1
- Ivey, Jean Eichelberger 1
- Koston, Dina 1
- Maw, Nicholas 1
- Quist, Ned 1
- Rothschild, Amalie, 1916-2000 1
- Rothschild, Randolph S. 1
- Schillinger, Joseph, 1895-1943 1
- Second Presbyterian Church (Baltimore, Md.) 1
- Theater Chamber Players 1
- Willis, Frank D., 1950-1993 1
- Wright, Geoffrey, 1952- 1
- Yankee, John 1 ∧ less