Papers, 1926-2000.


Papers, 1926-2000.

The collection contains clippings, concert programs, correspondence, ephemera and memorabilia, which document Mordecai Bauman's education and musical career. Principal and/or prominent correspondents include: Joseph Abilieah (Society for Middle East Confederation), Irma Commanday Bauman, Betty Bean (American-Soviet Musical Society), Marc Blitzstein, Ronald D. Cohen (folk/left music historian), Congressmen Silvio Conte and Robert Drinan, Barker Fairley, Victor Grossman, Mrs. Charles Ives, Peter Janz (Berlin), Charles Panzera, Samuel Puner, Eberhard Rebling (East Berlin), Werner Schmidt (Dresden Art Museum).

2.5 linear ft. (3 boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 7792195

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Drinan, Robert Frederick, 1920-2007 (person)

Robert Frederick Drinan was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on November 15, 1920, to James John and Ann Mary (Flanagan) Drinan. He graduated from Hyde Park High School in 1938 and entered Boston College the same year. He earned his B.A. from Boston College in 1942, later that year entering the Society of Jesus, though he was not ordained until 1953. In the intervening years, Drinan pursued a legal education and earned a M.A. from Boston College in 1947 as well as two law degrees from Georgetown U...

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Composed 1932. First performance by the British Broadcasting Corp. Orchestra, London, March 1935, Ernest Ansermet conducting.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Kleine Sinfonie No. 1 : for orchestra, op. 29 / Hanns Eisler. [19--]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51733565 Hanns Eisler (1898-1962) was a German composer. His family moved to Vienna in 1902, and Eisler grew up and studied there, most notably with Arnold Schoenberg in the earl...

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Brecht was a German dramatist and poet. Karl Korsch was a Marxist theoretician. From the description of Correspondence with Karl Korsch, 1934-ca.1954. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122556373 From the guide to the Bertolt Brecht correspondence with Karl Korsch, ca. 1934-1954., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Reyersbach was a pediatrician with special training in endocrinology and rheumatic diseases; she came to the U.S. in ...

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Bean, Betty. (person)

Conte, Silvio O. (person)

Silvio O. Conte, 1973 1921 Born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on November 9th to Ottavio and Lucia (Lora) Conte. 1940 Following graduation from Pittsfield Vocational High School worked for a time as a machinist at General Electric Co. and later in the press room of the Berkshire Eagle. 1942 ...