Music in UCR Special Collections

Music in UCR Special Collections

Joaquín Nin-Culmell papers

Collection number: 076

Extent: 30.0 linear feet

Description: This collection consists of the papers of Joaquín Nin-Culmell, a Cuban-Spanish composer, an internationally known concert pianist, and an emeritus professor of music at the University of California, Berkeley. Included in this collection are scrapbooks, correspondence, photographs, manuscripts and concert programs.

Dates: circa 1900-2000

Subject Group: History of the Arts

Access: This collection is open for research

Online Information: Finding Aid

Oswald Jonas Memorial Collection

Collection number: 067

Extent: 85.0 linear feet (86 document boxes, 10 record storage boxes, 1 flat storage box, unboxed material)

The Oswald Jonas memorial collection combines the papers of the Austrian music theorist Heinrich Schenker (1868-1935) with the papers of Oswald Jonas (1897-1978), a distinguished Schenker pupil and loyal disciple. Also included in the collection are numerous musical scores, many of which are first editions, of works by 18th and 19th-century Germanic composers. Dr. Jonas was a Professor of Music at UCR from 1966-1978.

Collection Guide

Other collections include first and early editions of printed music by various composers, the Marcella Craft Collection (Craft, (1874-1959), was Riverside's famous opera singer), all the editions and arrangements of music by Danish composer Niels Wilhelm Gade (1817-1890), and several early editions of books on music published between the 16th and 18th centuries.

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  • Caitlin St. John, M.A. Caitlin St. John, M.A. 
    Manager, Music Library
    Phone: (951) 827-2268 and (951) 827-3137
Last modified: 6/12/2012 11:49 AM by C. St. John

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