George Handy music and papers
- circa 1943-2002
Scope and Contents
This collection consists primarily of handwritten full scores and parts, as well as printed scores. The pieces were composed and/or arranged for various types of ensembles ranging from orchestra with strings to saxophone quartet.
Additional materials in the collection include audiocassettes, audio discs, and a draft of the book Boyd Raeburn and his Modernist Orchestra. There is correspondence regarding the use of arrangements, as well as other personal and business correspondence. The collection also includes composition sketches, jazz publications, performance notes, and published sheet music.
8.24 Cubic Feet
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for use.
Language of Materials
This collection is arranged by material type. Boxes 1-12 contain music manuscripts organized alphabetically. Boxes 13-15 contain oversized music manuscripts organized alphabetically. Boxes 16 and 17 contain personal papers and correspondence.
- Kristiana Weseloh and Max Dienemann
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