Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Gordon Childs papers on the Viola d'Amore
Contains materials pertaining to Gordon Childs’ research on, experience with, and study of, the viola d’amore. It includes his personal collection of viola d'amore music, his research on the viola d'amore, and other materials related to well-known contemporary viola d’amore players and composers. Dated 1602-2014 with the bulk being from 1935-1997.
Department of Journalism records
Collection includes weekly newspaper readership studies based on representative Utah newspapers, conducted by the department of marketing and journalism.
Gordon Childs collection on other violists, 1782-2014, bulk: bulk 1900-2014
This series contains materials Gordon Childs collected and received from several prominent contemporary viola d'amore players and composers. The collection includes a rare piece of music given to him by the well-known composer, Vaclav Nelhybel, to perform. Dated 1782-2014 with the bulk being from 1900-2014.
Gordon Childs papers on Vazgen Muradian, 1955-1998
This subseries includes programs, newspaper articles, biographies, and other reviews written about Muradian by Gordon Childs, members of the Viola d’amore Society of America, one of Muradian’s teachers, and other well-known musicians. The sub-series also includes quartets, concertos, and sonatas written by Muradian. These are in the form of photocopied handwritten manuscripts and printed musical scores. Some contain personal annotations and markings by Childs. Dated 1955-1998.
Richard Condie press clippings, 1923-09-05 to 1997-11-19
Sub-series includes press clippings on Richard P. Condie, his family, and The Salt Lake Mormon Tabernacle Choir during his time as head director.