Paul Price Percussion Music and Papers, 1961-1982 | The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music
Series Number: 12/5/51
Volume: 17.0 cubic feet
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|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||1-12, 14-22|
|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||13, 23-24, 26-30|
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|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||31-35|
Description: Consists of percussion sheet music, sound recordings and correspondence documenting Paul Price's career as a percussion music educator, publisher and performer. Of special note are manuscripts, non-commercial recordings, and other forms of unpublished music materials of American 20th-century composers including Lou Harrison, Michael Colgrass, and Henry Cowell, as well as works by Price himself. Among the sound recordings, of special note are performances by the Manhattan Percussion Ensemble with Paul Price as conductor. Also includes correspondence file containing correspondence with 20th-century composers of percussion music. Some of the sheet music files also contain correspondence, performance programs or other additional material documenting a work's performances or publishing history.
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