Katherine Litz collection, ca. 1945-1952.


Litz, Katherine. Katherine Litz collection, ca. 1945-1952.

Katherine Litz collection, ca. 1945-1952.

21 folders of manuscript music, including some reproductions, which belonged to Katherine Litz. Some items contain Litz's choreographic notes in pencil. Composers include Baldwin Bergersen, Arthur Kleiner, Dick Banks, Marion Bauer, Lou Harrison, Eugene Nicolait, Morton Feldman, Louis Horst, and Marga Richter.

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Horst, Louis

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Bauer, Marion, 1887-1955

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Kleiner, Arthur

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Feldman, Morton, 1926-1987

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Composer Morton Feldman (1926-1987) was best known for his association with the New York School of experimentalist musicians, including composers John Cage, Christian Wolff, and Earle Brown, and pianist David Tudor. In addition to composing approximately 150 works, Feldman also wrote more than three dozen articles about various aspects of music and art. Feldman was a member of the music department faculty at the State University of New York at Buffalo from 1972-1987. During those years he served...

Banks, Dick.

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Litz, Katherine, -1978

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Katherine Litz, modern dancer, teacher and choreographer, was born on July 26 1912 in Denver, Colorado. She studied dance with Martha Graham, Hanya Holm, Doris Humphrey and Charles Weidman. She performed with the Humphrey-Weidman Concert Company and with Agnes DeMille. During the 1940s she danced in Broadway musicals and choreographed a section of "Ballet Ballads." Litz worked with Al Carmines on several productions at Judson Memorial Church in New York, and presented programs of her own works i...

Harrison, Lou, 1917-2003

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Composer and teacher at Black Mountain College (1951-1952). From the description of Lou Harrison papers, 1946-1971. (University of Connecticut). WorldCat record id: 28418179 Composed 1940. First performance Oakland, California, 18 July 1940.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Canticle / Lou Harrison. 1940. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 52199133 American composer. From the description of Interview conduc...

Richter, Marga

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Nicolait, Eugene

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Bergerson, Baldwin.

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