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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Abstract Collection includes published and handwritten unpublished musical selections written and arranged by Brigham Young University faculty members.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

Foreword to a life story

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1819
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten autobiography of John L. Seymour who taught at Sacramento Junior College for 24 years, produced and directed many plays, composed operas and chamber music. He later moved to Cedar City, Utah after the death of his mother and established a memorial library for her at Southern Utah State College. He discusses the operas he wrote and describes his philosophy of life.
Dates: 1980

Franklin Stewart Harris letter to Helen Ellsworth

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2944
Scope and Contents Written by the president of Brigham Young University to a student, enclosing a copy of the school pep song, "Alma Pater." He encourages her to promote the university to her friends. One sheet of the "Alma Pater" music is torn. Also includes a more complete photocopy of the pep song. The name of the author of the lyrics to "Alma Pater," Glen S. Potter, is written in ink on the first page of the printed sheet music.
Dates: 1932

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

Lue Groesbeck Law papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6138
Scope and Contents Collection consists of Law's personal and professional files and papers documenting her career in education, particularly in music. It includes materials from her time as a professor at Brigham Young University (BYU), and from her time in elementary music education (including Primary materials), as well as personal materials. These include microfilm and audiocassette recordings of personal and student choral training, photographs, Church handbooks on Primary music education, assorted music...
Dates: 1903-1978

Franklin and Florence Jepperson Madsen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 571
Scope and Contents Contains personal correspondence, articles, programs, news clippings, yearbooks, scrapbooks, poetry, resumes, tributes, journals, photographs, patriarchal blessings, and biographical materials. Also includes published, unpublished, and workcopy music manuscripts by the Madsens. Materials date from 1870 to 1976.
Dates: 1880-1976

Music Festival programs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 1159
Scope and Contents Programs from an annual Music Festival held at Brigham Young University. These programs are from 1948 to 1963.
Dates: 1948-1963

School of Music programs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 761
Scope and Contents Contains annual compilations of programs distributed at music performances of Brigham Young University's School of Music in Provo, Utah. Each of the 48 volumes contains programs for a given school year. Collection has volumes from 1948-2018 except for the following years: 1982-1983 through 1995-1996, 1997-1998 and 1998-1999.
Dates: 1948-2018

Jane Thompson life sketch

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2967
Scope and Contents Brief reminiscences of important experiences in her life, including singing with the 314th Army Special Service Band, 1945-1947; work with the Program Bureau and in related capacities at BYU, 1952-1984; service on the general board of the Young Women's Mutual Improvement Association of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1954-1970; and other experiences relating to music. Includes several photographic images.
Dates: approximately 1998

John Homer Wakefield papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1990
Scope and Contents Scrapbook, newspaper clippings, photocopies of photographs, and typed notes. The materials relate to the history of musical instruments, primarily in the medieval period.
Dates: 1973-1977

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