music. Music collections
Archival collections of music and musicians, including scores, correspondence, recordings, and more.
Found in 76 Collections and/or Records:
Arthur E. Hall papers
Identifier: MS 454
Overview Arthur E. Hall (1901-1978), one time Chairman of Rice University's Shepherd School of Music (1953-1973), is known as a composer of orchestral, choral and chamber ensemble music. His papers include correspondence, original compositions, arrangements, settings, and harmonizations by Hall, as well as audio recordings of his performances and materials from the Charles Ives family.
Dates: 1814-1990, bulk 1950-1979
Arthur Gottschalk Academic and Professional Papers
Identifier: MS 091
Overview This collection contains copies of autograph scores, lecture notes, articles, and programs from composer Arthur Gottschalk's academic and professional files. The materials in the collection date from 1964 through 2019.
Dates: 1964 - 2019
Bianca DeLeon collection
Identifier: MS 743
Overview This collection consists of correspondence, fliers, business records, audio, and digital images charting the life and career of Bianca DeLeon.
Bob Johnston collection
Identifier: MS 723
Overview This collection mainly consists of live recordings of shows at Anderson Fair Retail Restaurant.
Dates: 1983 - 2007
"Boys From Houston" research files
Identifier: MS 686
Overview These research files contain the newspaper clippings, ephemera, and photographs used by Vicki Welch Ayo and William C. DeLaVergne.
Dates: 1963 - 1989
Brian Huberman video and film collection
Identifier: MS 910
Content Description Unedited film and video related to Brian Huberman's documentary projects.
Dates: 1975 - 2010
Brogniez and Cardone sheet music collection
Identifier: MS 608
Overview This collection consists primarily of musical scores composed by two twentieth-century residents of Houston, Texas, Frantz H. Brogniez and John R. Cardone. There are eleven short pieces by Brogniez and eight by Cardone, five of them written to accompany the seventeenth-century masque Comus by John Milton.
Bruce Bryant collection
Identifier: MS 742
Overview This collection contains news clippings, photographs, audio, video, and memorabilia collected or created by Bruce Bryant.
Carlos Salzedo Papers
Identifier: MS 679
Overview This collection includes autograph music manuscripts, annotated and signed published scores, articles, photos, and notebooks of harpist, composer, and teacher Carlos Salzedo. There are also materials about Alice Chalifoux, Salzedo's student and an influential harpist and teacher in her own right.
Dates: 1930 - 2002
Carter Crawford music and family papers
Identifier: MS 1002
Overview Carter Crawford was a Rice University graduate, who worked in oil and gas, and was also deeply interested in music, particularly for viola. These materials include performance scores and notes, family photos and genealogical materials, travel photos, and musicology books / scores. Carter Crawford's Rice diploma is stored with the Rice diplomas collection.
Dates: 1870 - 2020