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Frank Wigglesworth papers

Title
Frank Wigglesworth papers, 1895-1996.
Author
Wigglesworth, Frank, 1918-1996.
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Description
23.75 linear ft. (95 boxes)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Appointment books.
  • Books.
  • Clippings.
  • Correspondence.
  • Group portraits.
  • Music.
  • Portrait photographs.
  • Programs.
  • Scores.
  • Drawings.
  • Photographic prints.
  • Silver gelatin prints.
Source (note)
  • englatitafregerspa
Biography (note)
  • Frank Wigglesworth (1918-1996) was an American composer, educator, and champion of new music.
Language (note)
  • Chiefly in English ; also contains material in Latin, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Greek, and Polish.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in the repository.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
JPB 97-44
Author
Wigglesworth, Frank, 1918-1996.
Title
Frank Wigglesworth papers, 1895-1996.
Summary
The Frank Wigglesworth Papers document Wigglesworth's life and career. The collection was assembled by Wigglesworth over the course of his lifetime, and includes musical scores, correspondence, clippings, programs, miscellaneous papers, iconography, and books. Correspondents include Henry and Sidney Cowell, Lou Harrison, Otto Luening, Virgil Thomson, and Edgard Varèse among many others. Maurice Sendak and Adlai Stevenson are represented by one letter each. Lou Harrison's letter of February 12, 1952, contains the autograph score of his Serenade for Guitar, spontaneously composed for Wigglesworth. Series A/4 contains other autograph scores by Harrison and by Otto Luening, a manuscript score by Vittorio Rieti, and reproductions of manuscript scores by Paul Arma, Chester Biscardi, Edward V. Bonnemere, Richard Brooks, John Cage, Gerald C. Chenoweth, Edward T. Cone, Stefania M. De Kenessey, Aaron Einbond, Daniel S. Godfrey, Daron Aric Hagen, Jose Halac, Reiko Ito, Barbara Kolb, Robert Maggio, Denman Maroney, Henry Martin, Lucas Mason, Richard Owen, Peter Phillips, David L. Post, David Rakowski, Loren Rush, Marvin Salzberg, John Sembret, Davy Temperley, Virgil Thomson, Brian Wilson, Marilyn Ziffrin, and Ellen Taafe Zwilich. Sound recordings originally with the collection are now housed in the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
Biography
Frank Wigglesworth (1918-1996) was an American composer, educator, and champion of new music.
Language
Chiefly in English ; also contains material in Latin, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Greek, and Polish.
Indexes
Finding aid available in the repository.
Connect to:
Occupation
Composers.
Added Author
Arma, Paul, 1905-1987.
Biscardi, Chester.
Bonnemere, Eddie, 1921-1996.
Brooks, Richard, 1942-
Cage, John.
Chenoweth, Gerald, 1943-
Cone, Edward T.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965.
Cowell, Sidney Robertson.
De Kenessey, Stefania Maria, 1956-
Einbond, Aaron, 1978-
Godfrey, Daniel.
Hagen, Daron, 1961-
Halac, José.
Harrison, Lou, 1917-2003.
Ito, Reiko.
Kolb, Barbara.
Luening, Otto, 1900-1996.
Maggio, Robert.
Maroney, Denman.
Martin, Henry, 1950-
Mason, Lucas.
Owen, Richard, 1922-
Phillips, Peter, 1930-
Post, David L.
Rakowski, David.
Rieti, Vittorio, 1898-1994.
Rush, Loren, 1935-
Salzberg, Marvin, 1931-
Sembret, John.
Sendak, Maurice.
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965.
Temperley, Davy.
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989.
Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965.
Wilson, Brian.
Ziffrin, Marilyn J., 1926-2018.
Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe, 1939-
Wigglesworth, Frank, 1918-1996. Works. Selections.
Research Call Number
JPB 97-44
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