Olin Downes manuscripts, [ca. 1926-1957].


Olin Downes manuscripts, [ca. 1926-1957].

The series consists of manuscripts of Olin Downes from ca. 1926-1957. The manuscripts contain notes, research material, drafts, outlines, typescripts, and galleys of several of Downes' major published and unpublished works including THE ETERNAL SPRING OF MUSIC, TREASURY OF AMERICAN SONG, MEN OF MUSIC, TEN OPERATIC MASTERPIECES, CHOPIN, and OLIN DOWNES ON MUSIC, a compilation of Downes' writings from 1906-1955 edited by Irene Downes. The series also contains materials for a memoir of Downes.

13.5 linear ft.

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Downes, Olin

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American music critic. From the description of Typewritten letters signed (2), dated : New York, 22 April 1932 and 16 June 1939, to Harry Harkness Flagler, 1932 Apr. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270565951 Olin Downes (1886-1955), American music critic with the Boston Post (1906-1924) and the New York Times (1924-1955). From the description of Olin Downes manuscripts, [ca. 1926-1957]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476554 From the description of O...

Chopin, Fryderyk Franciszek

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Composed originally for solo piano 1836, as one of 12 Êtudes in Op. 25.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Etude de F. Chopin op. 25, no. 7 for cello solo and orchestra / by Jules de Swert. [1931?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 49608220 Composer. From the description of Frédéric Chopin autograph letter to Julian Fontana, 1839 Oct. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 440301778 From the description of Frédéric Cho...

Downes, Irene.

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Irene Miles Downes, program director at the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences (N.Y.) and wife of Olin Downes. From the description of Irene Downes papers, 1926-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476562 ...