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Brigham Young University faculty music collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 133
Abstract Collection includes published and handwritten unpublished musical selections written and arranged by Brigham Young University faculty members.
Dates: 1899-1975

Thomas E. Cheney papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1798
Scope and Contents Twenty reel-to-reel tapes which record folk songs, typescripts of the recorded folk songs in two volumes, four volumes of folk songs, and one volume of Mormon folk tales. The materials relate largely to Mormon folklore and Mormon folk songs.
Dates: 1840-1963

Lex De Azevedo music scores and sketches

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2150
Abstract Includes original, photocopied, and published music scores by De Azevedo, composed for musical and film productions with Latter-day Saint (LDS) themes. Also includes recordings of music scores in the following formats: audiocassette, audiotape, videotape, compact disc, and phonograph record. The collection sheds significant light on the development of the LDS popular music genre.
Dates: approximately 1960-1980

Lowell M. Durham papers

 Series
Identifier: MSS 8150
Scope and Contents Contains sheet music, drafts, and clippings by Durham. Includes sheet music for his pieces, as well as compositions by composer Crawford Gates. Collection also contains several materials related to Durham's book on Maurice Abravanel, his research as well on Mormon musicians, and many newspaper and magazine clippings with news on the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Utah Symphony, and music programs at the University of Utah. Some personal papers are also included, such as notes, personal report cards,...
Dates: 1920-1994

William F. Hanson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 299
Scope and Contents Indian opera productions composed by Hanson, musical scores, research material, and scrapbooks and photos based on ceremonies and music of the Ute Indians of Colorado and Utah. Operas included are: "Sun Dance," produced in New York City, 1938, "Bear Dance," and "The Bleeding Heart," a white man's fantasy of an imaginary Indian people who lived at the base of Mount Timpanogos in Utah.
Dates: 1913-1962

Thomas Salisbury record book

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3141
Scope and Contents Record book, kept from 1848 to about 1864, contains a record of Salisbury's parents' birth and death dates, the birth dates of his siblings, his marriage dates, and the birth dates of his children. It also contains the dates of his baptism; his ordination to the office of a teacher, elder, and high priest; and the dates when he was set apart as secretary, second councilor, and finally bishop of the St. Louis 1st and 2nd Wards. It contains lists of letters mailed and received and mentions the...
Dates: 1848-1864

John Laurence Seymour papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 922
Scope and Contents Correspondence, doctoral dissertation notes, music manuscripts, programs, and newspaper reviews of performances and recordings.
Dates: 1922-1971

Margaret Summerhays papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1415
Abstract Collection includes brief biographical writings, scrapbooks, correspondence, teaching materials, a sampling of financial records and memorabilia.
Dates: 1879-1973

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