Morris, Harold, 1890-1964

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Composed 1929. First performance New York, New York Chamber Music Society, 10 January 1932, Carolyn Beebe conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Variations on the American Negro spiritual, I was way down a-yonder (dum-a-lum) : for chamber orchestra / Harold Morris. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 53022685

Composed 1938. First performance NBC broadcast, New York, 25 May 1939, Frank Black conducting, Philip Frank soloist. Won 1st prize in the National Federation of Music Clubs Competition, 1939.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Violin concerto / Harold Morris. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 53014866

Composed 1939.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Passacaglia / Harold Morris. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 53014881

Composed 1950. First performance Austin, Texas, 5 February 1950, Austin Symphony Orchestra.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Dramatic overture / Harold Morris. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 53014871

Composed 1916. Based on "Gitanjali" by Rabindranath Tagore. First performance under original title, Symphonic Poem, Cincinnati, 29 November 1918, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Eugene Ysaye conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Poem for orchestra / by Harold Morris. [1916] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 53014887

Composed 1938. First performance in a CBS broadcast, New York, 1 November 1941, Howard Barlow conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Suite for small orchestra / Harold Morris. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 53014900

Composed 1941. For the final revised version see callno.: 5135.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Dramatic overture / Harold Morris. [1941]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 182573740

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Passacaglia / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn The John Kirkpatrick Papers, 1836-1993 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Kirkpatrick, John, 1905-1991. The John Kirkpatrick papers, 1836-1993 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn Morris, Harold. Morris (Harold) Papers, [ca. 1910-1964] University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Prelude and fugue / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Henry Hadley collection of scores, ca. 1917-ca. 1965 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Symphony no. 4 / Harold Morris. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hadley, Henry Kimball, 1871-1937. [Henry Hadley collection of scores]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Ives, Charles, 1874-1954. The Charles Ives papers, 1874-1983 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Powell, John, 1882-1963. Papers of John Powell [manuscript] 1895-1940. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Sonate in E♭ (violin and piano) / Harold Morris. Yale University Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Variations on the American Negro spiritual, I was way down a-yonder (dum-a-lum) : for chamber orchestra / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Suite for small orchestra / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Biography -- Morris, Harold. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
referencedIn The Papers of the Society for the Publication of American Music, 1924-1974 Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Rudolf Kolisch papers, 1886-1978. Houghton Library
referencedIn Society for the Publication of American Music. Papers of the Society for the Publication of American Music, 1924-1974 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Sonata (in E♭) for piano and violin / Harold Morris. Yale University Library
referencedIn Morris (Harold) Papers 60-020; 62-029; 62-038; 62-054; 63-015; 63-068., [ca. 1910-1964] Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Violin concerto / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn The Moldenhauer Archives at Harvard University: Correspondence, literary manuscripts, sound recordings, and other material, 1873-2001. Houghton Library
referencedIn Porter, Quincy, 1897-1966. The Quincy Porter papers, 1897-1975 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Sonate in E♭ (violin and piano) / Harold Morris. Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Sonata / Harold Morris. Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Poem for orchestra. By Harold Morris. [after the poem "Gitanjali" by Rabindranath Tagore]. Score [New York]. Eastman School of Music
referencedIn E. Robert Schmitz Papers, 1909-1991 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.). Scrapbooks, General, 1927-1946. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
referencedIn National Orchestral Association collection of rehearsal and concert recordings [sound recording], 1938-1968 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Dramatic overture / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Quincy Porter Papers, 1897-1975 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Society for the Publication of American Music. Papers of the Society for the Publication of American Music, 1924-1974 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Fugal overture / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Dramatic overture / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Sonata / Harold Morris. Yale University Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. Poem for orchestra / by Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn The Charles Ives Papers, 1874-1983 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Porter, Quincy, 1897-1966. The Quincy Porter papers, 1897-1975 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Morris, Harold, 1890-1964. The joy of youth / Harold Morris. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
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associatedWith E. Robert Schmitz person
associatedWith Hadley, Henry Kimball, 1871-1937. person
associatedWith Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Ives, Charles, 1874-1954. person
associatedWith Kirkpatrick, John, 1905-1991. person
correspondedWith Kolisch, Rudolf, 1896-1978 person
correspondedWith Moldenhauer, Hans, collector. person
associatedWith Morris, Harold person
associatedWith Morris, Harold person
associatedWith National Orchestral Association (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Porter, Quincy, 1897-1966. person
associatedWith Powell, John, 1882-1963. person
associatedWith Society for the Publication of American Music. corporateBody
associatedWith Tagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941. person
associatedWith The Society for the Publication of American Music person
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Piano with orchestra--Scores and parts
Sonatas (Violin and piano)--Scores
Chamber orchestra music--Scores and parts
Concertos (Piano)--Scores and parts
Symphonies--Scores
Music--Manuscripts
Sonatas (Violin and piano)--Parts
Passacaglias (Orchestra)--Scores and parts
Overtures--Scores and parts
Overtures--Scores
Canons, fugues, etc. (Orchestra)--Scores and parts
Symphonic poems--Scores and parts
Variations (Chamber orchestra)--Scores and parts
Suites (Chamber orchestra)--Scores and parts
Symphonic poems--Scores
Orchestral music--Scores
Spirituals (Songs)--Instrumental settings
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Birth 1890-03-17

Death 1964-05-06

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