Edna Phillips Papers, 1930-1970 | The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music
Series Number: 12/9/122
Volume: 0.5 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||Box 1-2|
Description: Consists of published and unpublished music that was either played by or commissioned by Edna Phillips during her career as a harpist between 1930 and 1970. Many of the pieces include Phillips' hand-written performance annotations. The collection also includes the October 12, 1945 sound recording of Phillips performing Paul White's "Sea Chanty" with the Philadelphia Orchestra under the conductor, Eugene Ormandy.