Organ (Musical instrument)
Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:
Commissioned by John Burkett at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illnois
Dedicated to Dr. Merrill K. Bradshaw.
Business cards and informational pamphlets about organ building companies collected by Douglas Bush when he attended a conference of the International Society of Organ Builders in China in 2006. Also contains detailed notes he took on the various events and speeches given at the conference. Also contains conference materials and notes from the Westfield Center in 1986 and an organ conference in Tempe, Arizona in 1991.
Included is some of Douglas Bush's research on the history of music and theater in the Elsass region, and articles on organ specifications and sound technology. The date range is 1911 to 1970.
Contained are informational materials and pamphlets about various organ building companies and persons, as well as Douglas Bush's correspondence with some of them regarding price estimates for new organs to be potentially built at Brigham Young University. The dates of the materials and correspondences span from 1980 to 2004.