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Carol Robinson papers

Carol Robinson papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Carol Robinson papers
Creator: Robinson, Carol, 1889-1979
Inclusive Dates: 1919-1968
Language(s): 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

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
112George Antheil, re
22Music for Two Pianos
24Programs, 1919-1923
25Programs, 1924
26Programs, 1925
27Programs, 1926
28Programs, 1927-1929
29Programs, 1930-1939
210Programs, 1940-1946
211Programs, 1937-1940s, no date
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
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
410TPC US Kansas
412TPC Boston Jacob Sleeper Hall
413TPC Boston Steinert Hall
414Mass. Centerville, Athol
415Newburghport, Mass
416Northampton, Mass
417Worcester, Mass
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
440TPC US Washington
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
56Programs to be sorted
1AMusic Manuscripts- George Antheil- Fourth Sonata (original and copy), 1923
2AMusic Manuscripts- Bohuslav Martinu - Par T.S.F., circa 1932
3AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Second Sonota for Violin and Piano
4AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Sonata #3 Piano and Violin (original)
5AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Sonata #3 Piano and Violin (copy)