Harp ensembles, Arranged -- Scores and parts
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 58 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box 3: Series 4; Series 5, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 5 File 2
File — Box 3: Series 4; Series 5, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 5 File 3
File — Box 4: Series 5, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 5 File 11
File — Box 4: Series 5, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 5 File 17
File — Box 4: Series 5, Folder: 13
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 5 File 21
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains arrangements for the Angelaires, as well as a few orchestral pieces. The arrangements are often not complete, with three out of the five parts, or without a full score. Maurice Peress, Paul Soffray, and Virginia Werner Hatten arranged the majority of the pieces. There are often transitions included which resemble Ruth Wickersham's handwriting. Based on the markings and names on the parts, they appear to have been performed, or assigned to specific members of the ensemble. Dates range...
Dates: approximately 1949-1958
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 4
Scope and Contents This series contains contracts and photocopies of contracts between the Angelaires and Howard Lanin Management, Columbia Artists Management, bus charter companies and a few states and counties. For seasons 1952-1953 and 1953-1954 there is a contract for every venue on their tours, with a handful from the 1957 tour. Dates range 1949-1958.
Sub-Series — Box 2: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 1 Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents This subseries contains timelines of the Angelaires members, dictating the dates and length of each member. There are histories that appear to be from the 60s - right after the group dissolved – and then timelines drawn up more recently. The more recent timelines appear to be created by Carol Baum. They were included with correspondence to her requesting more information on the amount of solos each member had. The members, along with the songs they soloed in, are in shorthand. This suggests...
Dates: approximately 1960-1990
Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 1 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents This subseries contains press clippings from newspapers, the Musical America, and other periodicals. Materials include full periodicals, articles that have been cut out or photocopied, and typed biographies and histories for reporters. The majority of clippings were collected by the mother of one the ensemble members, between 1953 and 1957. The rest seemed to be collected by various members. Content of the articles regards concert critiques, history of the ensemble, biographies of the members,...
Dates: 1950-1991; Majority of material found within 1953-1957
Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8266 Series 1 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents This subseries consists of programs and promotional materials for the Angelaires concerts. The promotional materials vary between invitations to special events they performed at, flyers, and materials put out by the Community Concert Association. Some of the programs and photocopied programs have notes regarding the performance. There is no indication as to whom these belong to. Date range 1951-1957.