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Department of Music Records

Call Number: UA017
Overview: This collection documents the activities and administration of the Music Department and the Music Library.
Dates: bulk 1889 -- 1986, circa 1830 -- 2017

Donald Sur Papers

Call Number: MS133
Scope and Contents: This collection contains original musical compositions, concert programs, correspondence and manuscripts of the Korean-American composer and musicologist, Donald Sur.
Dates: bulk 1970 -- 1999, 1965 -- 1999

Frédéric Louis Ritter Item Scans and Papers

Call Number: MS096
Scope and Contents: This collection contains papers of Frédéric Louis Ritter and select scanned images of the musical scores and texts from the Frédéric Louis Ritter collection, Special Collections, Tisch Library, which is not a DCA collection. Items listed in the finding aid reflect only the digitized portions of the collection and supporting papers and collection documentation. Series 3 contains a few letters, historical catalogs of the Ritter collection circa 1940 (already intermixed with the...
Dates: 1527 -- 1862

Jester Hairston Collection

Call Number: MS040
Scope and Contents: This collection consists of phonograph records, interviews, correspondence, clippings, press releases, speeches, musical scores, photographs, and student records. The bulk of the collection consists of approximately 800 record albums on which Hairston either appeared, or which he collected. Genres represented include jazz, blues, choral, spoken word, contemporary Christian, gospel, orchestral, folk, classical, and world music, dating from 1910-1990. Hairston was well-known for his...
Dates: bulk 1920 -- 1970, 1910 -- 1998

Roslyn Brogue Henning Papers

Call Number: MS077
Scope and Contents: This collection contains original compositions by Tufts faculty member Roslyn Brogue Henning, scrapbooks from 1919 to 1965, containing concert programs, diary entries, clippings and photographs, as well as a file of personal and Tufts related correspondence. The collection consists of sheet music, some printed and some handwritten in a box called "Manuscripts."
Dates: bulk 1950 -- 1960, 1919 -- 1996

Something About the Women Radio Show Records

Call Number: MS157
Scope and Contents: Something About The Women is a women's music radio show aired on the Tufts radio station, WMFO 91.5 FM, in Medford, Massachusetts. It first aired in 1975. This collection contains audiotapes, audiocassettes, 8 tracks, playlists, promotional materials, clippings, and music journals. The bulk of the collection consists of spiral bound playlist notebooks dating from 1979 to 1995, and sound recordings for the show. Sounds recordings include interviews, live performances, and promotional spots...
Dates: 1983 -- 1995

T. J. Anderson Papers

Call Number: MS006
Scope and Contents:

This collection consists of T. J. Anderson's handwritten and printed music scores, mostly handwritten research notes, and printed material from the 1960s to 2000. Also included is biographical material, CDs, audio cassettes, photographs, scrapbooks, clippings, awards, and a website. The primary focus of this collection is the handwritten music scores and the associated material used to help create and compose the music.

Dates: bulk 1980 -- 1989, 1889 -- 2019

William D. Hersey Papers

Call Number: MS039
Overview: This collection primarily contains research materials related to the "Fame is Fleeting-Character Endures" memorial plaque project spearheaded by William D. Hersey, providing information about individuals for whom buildings are named at Tufts University. Hersey graduated from Tufts with a degree in psychology in 1932. Additional materials include personal and professional correspondences of Harry Adams Hersey, William's father, and William D. Hersey's subject files on careers, co-education,...
Dates: 1941 -- 2001