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Carol Robinson papers

Carol Robinson papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Carol Robinson papers
Creator: Robinson, Carol
Inclusive Dates: 1919-1968
Language: English
Extent: 2.3 Linear Feet (4 document boxes, 1 half box, 5 oversized folders A)
Collection Number: ms300
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Carol Robinson (1889-1979), music educator and pianist.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of Carol Robinson from 1919-1968. The papers include correspondence, contracts, photographs, lecture notes, clippings, and sheet music but mainly programs for piano performances either by Robinson or her students at the Dalcroze School of Music (New York, N.Y.). The materials document Robinson's performance, recording, and teaching careers in the musical field. The collection also contains music manuscripts by George Antheil and Bohuslav MartinuÌ̉.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Carol Robinson papers, ms300, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 June 29.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Pianists -- United States.
Piano -- Performance
Programs (documents)
Sheet music.
Women teachers -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Appreciation and Press comments
 
12Correspondence, contracts, etc., 1919-1957 and no date
 
12ATeaching or lecture notes
 
13Book: "Perspectives of New Music" Spring, 1963
 
14Book - Pierik, Marie, Dramatic and Symbolic Elements in Gregorian Chant
 
15Booklet - The Carabo-Cone Method in Action
 
16Booklets - Festivals - Bach, Handel, Worcester
 
17Booklets - New Friends of Music, 1939-1942 1950-51
 
18Booklets - Welter-Mignon Records
 
19Booklets, Miscellaneous
 
110Bulletins
 
111Clippings
 
112George Antheil, re
 
boxfolder
21Librettos
 
22Music for Two Pianos
 
23Pictures
 
24Programs, 1919-1923
 
25Programs, 1924
 
26Programs, 1925
 
27Programs, 1926
 
28Programs, 1927-1929
 
29Programs, 1930-1939
 
210Programs, 1940-1946
 
211Programs, 1937-1940s, no date
 
boxfolder
31Programs, 1950-1957
 
32Programs, 1960s and no date
 
33Programs - Metropolitan, 1936-1968
 
34Music - Adolph Weidig
 
35Music - Charles Ives
 
36Program Notes and Miscellany
 
37Leschetisky Association of America. News Bulletins
 
boxfolder
41New Haven, Conn.
 
42TPC Chicago Fortnightly of Chic
 
43TPC Chicago Kimball Hall
 
44TPC Chicago Leon Mandel Hall
 
45TPC Chicago Lyon and Healy Hall
 
46TPC Chicago Orchestra Hall
 
47TPC Chicago Playhouse
 
48Springfield, Ill. Misc. Theaters
 
49Indiana
 
410TPC US Kansas
 
411Maryland
 
412TPC Boston Jacob Sleeper Hall
 
413TPC Boston Steinert Hall
 
414Mass. Centerville, Athol
 
415Newburghport, Mass
 
416Northampton, Mass
 
417Worcester, Mass
 
418Missouri
 
419TPC New York Anderson Galleries
 
420TPC New York Anderson Galleries Auditorium
 
421TPC New York Belmaison Music Room
 
422TPC New York Bronxville Women's Club
 
423TPC New York Brooklyn Museum
 
424New York Carnegie Hall
 
425New York Civic Club
 
426New York Columbia Univ
 
427TPC New York Dalcroze School of Music
 
428TPC New York Fifth Avenue Playhouse
 
429TPC New York Guild Hall
 
430New York Kaufman
 
431TPC New York Manhattan College
 
432New York Metropolitan Museum of Arts
 
433TPC New York St. George's Church
 
434TPC New York St. Wallburga's Academy
 
435New York Town Hall
 
436New York Wanamaker
 
437New York State Theaters
 
438Orego
 
439Texas
 
440TPC US Washington
 
boxfolder
51Programs, 1960's and undated
 
52TPC Paris, France american Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity
 
53TPC Paris France American Woman's Club
 
54TPC Paris France Students' Atelier Reunions
 
55Misc.
 
56Programs to be sorted
 
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1AMusic Manuscripts- George Antheil- Fourth Sonata (original and copy), 1923
 
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2AMusic Manuscripts- Bohuslav Martinu - Par T.S.F., circa 1932
 
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3AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Second Sonota for Violin and Piano
 
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4AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Sonata #3 Piano and Violin (original)
 
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5AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Sonata #3 Piano and Violin (copy)