Guide to the Records of the Dartmouth College, Department of Music, 1939 - 1994Manuscript DA-685

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Title:

Guide to the Records of the Dartmouth College, Department of Music, 1939 - 1994

Call Number:

Manuscript DA-685

Collection Dates:

1939 - 1994

Size of Collection:

8 boxes (12 linear ft.)

Abstract:

Formal instruction in music at Dartmouth College began in 1901 with the arrival of Charles Henry Morse as Musical Director and Professor of Music. Records consist of budgets, proposals, correspondence, vitae, lists, course prospective, syllabi, plans, reports, articles, reprints, catalogues, guides, logs, manuals, projects, schedules, sheet music, scores, song lists, and touch codes.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

Records consist of budgets, proposals, correspondence, vitae, lists, course prospective, syllabi, plans, reports, article, reprints, catalogues, guides, logs, manuals, projects, schedules, sheet music, scores, song lists, and touch codes.

Documents the work of the college Carillonneur (Bell ringer) including the various systems (mechanical through computer) and procedures for ringing the Baker bells, Also Documents a wide range of subjects including, Griffith fund, Coral groups, Glee club, Faculty recruitment, courses and planning, Development, Development planning for the Arts, and Artists in residence program. Of particular not is "Touches For the Eight Bells" by J.M. Poor.

Introduction

Formal instruction in music at Dartmouth began in 1901 with the arrival of Charles Henry Morse as Musical Director and Professor of Music, although music has been a part of the College since its founding.

Related Material

John M. Poor's Notebooks on Change Ringing, Alumni P792n

Series, Box & Folder List

Series 2405, Department of Music meeting minutes, 1965-1980

Department of Music meeting minutes

Box: 8286, Dates: 1965-1980

Department of Music meeting minutes

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1976-1978
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1966-1967
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1969-1970
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1978-1979
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1975-1977
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1975-1975
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1981-1983
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1968-1969
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1970-1971
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1971-1972
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENt, 1967-1968
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1965-1966
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1972-1973
  • Folder: MEETING MINUTES MUSIC DEPARTMENT, 1973-1974

Series 2406, Department of Music subject files , 1975-1990

Department of Music subject files contains budgets, proposals, correspondence, vitae, lists, course prospecti, syllabi, plans, reports, article reprints. Documents a wide range of subjects including, Griffith fund, coral groups, glee club, faculty recruitment, courses and planning, development planning for the arts, artists in residence program.

Access Restrictions

Access to personnel records restricted.

Box: 847, Dates: 1975-1990

Department of Music subject files

Access Restrictions

Access to personnel records restricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1978-1980
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1971-1972
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1973-1975
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1972-1974
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1975-1977
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated

    Access Restrictions

    Access to personnel files RESTRICTED

  • Folder: MISC GRIFFITH FUND PROPOSALS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1980-1982
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985-1987
  • Folder: RECORD DISTRIBUTION MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1980-1982
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1982-1984
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1977-1978
  • Folder: RECRUITMENT THEORY MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1977

    Access Restrictions

    Access to personnel files RESTRICTED

  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1987-1989
  • Folder: SUMMERS EDITH MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1989-1991
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1989-1991
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1970-1971
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1986-1988
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND PROPOSALS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1984-1986
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1983-1985
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND FINAL APPROVAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985
  • Folder: RECORDING PROJECT MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: ORC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1979-1980
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1979-1980
  • Folder: ORC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1982-1985
  • Folder: THEORY VISITING ASST PROF MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1984
  • Folder: RECRUITMENT ACADEMIC ASSISTAnts MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1983

    Access Restrictions

    Access to personnel files RESTRICTED

  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1974-1976
  • Folder: ORC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1977-1978
  • Folder: ORC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1978-1979
  • Folder: THEORY MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1986
  • Folder: GRIFFITH MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1982-1983
  • Folder: IASPM MUSIc SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: ORC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1981-1983
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985-1986
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUN MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1987-1988
  • Folder: NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985
  • Folder: NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1984
  • Folder: NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985
  • Folder: THEORY MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985
  • Folder: PROSPECTUS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1977-1979
  • Folder: ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT A MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: ORC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1975-1976
  • Folder: GLEE CLUB MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: THEORY MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1984
  • Folder: RECRUITMENT: SR SEC'Y SPRING MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1982-1983

    Access Restrictions

    Access to personnel files RESTRICTED

  • Folder: NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1987
  • Folder: ORC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1980-1982
  • Folder: SECRETARY RECRUITMENT SPRING MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1978

    Access Restrictions

    Access to personnel files RESTRICTED

  • Folder: ORC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1976-1977
  • Folder: COLLEGIUM MUSICUM DIRECTOR SEARCH MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated

    Access Restrictions

    Access to personnel files RESTRICTED

  • Folder: JOB DESCRIPTIONS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1986

Box: 848, Dates: circa 01/01/1975 - 12/31/1990

Department of Music subject files

Access Restrictions

Access to personnel records restricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: WIND & THUNDER RESIDENCY FINAL REP MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, December 1981
  • Folder: CHAMBER SINGERS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: MUSICAL ALIENS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: CAPTIAL EQUIPMENT INVENTORY MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: MARTIN BEST '84 MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1984
  • Folder: CSQ MEDIA ARTICLES MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: MINARY MAY 19-20 MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, May 19-20
  • Folder: NED SEMINAR '86 MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1986
  • Folder: CONCORD STRING QUARTET MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: SEARCH SENIOR POSITION MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated

    Access Restrictions

    Access to personnel files RESTRICTED

  • Folder: NED SEMINAR '85 MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985
  • Folder: MUSIC 9 S86 MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1986
  • Folder: NED SEMINAR MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1989
  • Folder: HOPKINS CENTER MISC MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: VOX NOVA MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: CURRICULUM JAZZ PROPOSAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985
  • Folder: CURRICULUM MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985
  • Folder: CURRICULUM REVISIONS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES , 1981
  • Folder: MUSICOLOGIST CHAIR MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1984
  • Folder: SENIOR TENURED POSITION MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1982-1983
  • Folder: THEORY DARTMOUTH COLLEGE SYLLABI MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: LIBERAL ARTS FOR APPLIED CREDIT SYMPOSIUM MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: CSQ REVIEW MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: NEW MUSICS CHORAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: COLLEGIUM MUSICUM MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: NED SEMINAR '88 MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1988
  • Folder: NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL MUSIC SUBJECT FILEs, undated
  • Folder: THEORY MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: COL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: CIRRICULUM MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1971-1975
  • Folder: NED SEMINAR MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1987
  • Folder: CURRICULUM REVISIONS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1977
  • Folder: CURRICULUM REVISIONS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1979
  • Folder: RECORDING PROJECT MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: THEORY CURRICULUM REVISION MUSIC SUBJECT FILES
  • Folder: BLOCK ENSEMBLE MUSIC SUBJECT FILES

Box: 849, Dates: circa 01/01/1975 - 12/31/1990

Department of Music subject files

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1977-1978
  • Folder: FALL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1982-1983
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1967-1968
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1979-1980
  • Folder: SUMMER MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1982-1983
  • Folder: SPRING MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1982-1983
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1978-1979
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1970-1971
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1969-1970
  • Folder: WINTER MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1981-1982
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1974-1975
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1975-1976
  • Folder: SUMMER MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1981-1982
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1973-1974
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1976-1977
  • Folder: SPRING MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1984
  • Folder: WINTER MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1984
  • Folder: FALL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1983
  • Folder: SPRING MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1981-1982
  • Folder: FALL MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1981-1982
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1968-1969
  • Folder: GRIFFITH FUND MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1971-1972
  • Folder: SUMMER MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1983

Box: 850, Dates: circa 01/01/1975 - 12/31/1990

Department of Music subject files

Access Restrictions

Access to personnel records restricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: THEORY SEARCH-PAPERWORK MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: CONTROLLER SUPPORTING PAPERS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1987-1988
  • Folder: BUDGET MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1985-1986
  • Folder: DEPT INFO-THEORY MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: THEORY CANDIDATES INFO MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: .202 MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: ASISTANT PROF/PIANIST SEARCH MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated

    Access Restrictions

    Access to personnel files RESTRICTED

  • Folder: THEORY CANDIDATES MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: WORKSTUDY PAYROLL INFO MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, undated
  • Folder: CONTROLLER SUPPORTING PAPERS MUSIC SUBJECT FILES, 1986-1987

Series 25384, Department of Music College Carillonneur Files, 1939-1994

College Carillonneur Files contains catalogs for the chimes, guides and instructions, bell logs, computer programs, schedules for bell ringing, sheet music, scores, song lists and touch codes, documenting the work of the College Carillonneur.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box: 2487, Dates: 1939-1994

Catalogs, guides and instructions documenting the work of the College Carillonneur.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Catalogue - Records for the Chimes (Brief), n.d.
  • Folder: 2, Guide - Baker Bells - A Concise Guide for the Carillonneur , December 09, 1986
  • Folder: 3, Log - Baker Bells Log , April 6, 1981 - October 30, 1983
  • Folder: 4, Manual - Baker Bells Instruction , July 1, 1980
  • Folder: 5, Manual - Baker Bells Instruction, 1987
  • Folder: 6, Manual - Creating Programs for ABLE Series Computers, October 1978
  • Folder: 7 , Manual - Dartmouth Time Sharing Reference, February 1987
  • Folder: 8 , Manual - Scientific XPL Reference New England Digital Corporation's ABLE Series Computers, October 1978
  • Folder: 9, Manual - Using Macintosh At Dartmouth College, November 1987
  • Folder: 10, Project - Baker Bells Project Computer Programming , August 1, 1979
  • Folder: 11, Schedule - Bells Ringing , 1939 - 1940
  • Folder: 12, Sheet Music and Scores, n.d.
  • Folder: 13, Song Lists, n.d.
  • Folder: 14, Touch Codes - Touches for the Eight Bells written out by Professor J.M. Poor, 1931
  • Folder: 15, Misc. Emails, 1994

Series 26431, Department of Music Bregman Electronic Music Studio, 1975-1991

Bregman Electronic Music Studio records contains computer manuals and videotapes, primarily documenting the synthesizer and synclavier.

Box: 5480, Dates: 1975-1991

Instructional manuals

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 5481, Dates: 1975-1991

Instructional manuals and videotapes

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

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