Papers, 1958-1989.


Read, Tamar C. Papers, 1958-1989.

Papers, 1958-1989.

Series I consists of biographical information, music programs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous musical materials. Series II contains items related to the Ethnic Music Festival, which occurred in 1983 as part of UND's Centennial celebration. This series includes information on all participating ethnic groups, including Norwegian, Polish, German-Russian, Native American, French, and Danish. It also contains budget and grant materials, contracts, correspondence, programs, and general information pertaining to the festival. Series III contains references and materials used for Tamar's doctoral dissertation: A Critical Study and Performance Edition of Emilio de' Cavalieri's Rappresentatione di Anima e di Corpo; including rough and final drafts, musical scores, translations, and correspondence.

1.5 linear ft. (3 boxes): 46 photos, 49 audio recordings.

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Tamar Clothylde Read was born and raised in Olla, Louisiana. She received a bachelors degree in music from LSU in 1942, and a masters degree in music education from the University of Michigan in 1945. She then spent eight years in New York City studying and participating in choruses and orchestras. Read taught at South Dakota State University for two years, and began teaching at the University of North Dakota in 1959 as an Associate Professor of Music. While at UND, she founded and directed the ...

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