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Music, 1931-2000 (continued)
Arrangements, 1934-1993 (continued)
Schoenberg, Arnold. Three small pieces from Sechs kleine Klavierstücke (1934) (continued)
Score
BOX-FOLDER 217/9 Scriabin, Alexander. Album leaf; Désir (1934)
Score
BOX-FOLDER 217/10 Sessions, Roger. Scherzino (1935)
Score
BOX-FOLDER 217/14 Wilder, Diamond. Concerto for oboe, string orchestra, and percussion (1957)
Score
Other Music, 1934-1937
This subseries contains harmony exercises and analytical studies, scores from notable composers inscribed to Diamond, and a holograph manuscript sketch by Marc Blitzstein.
Arranged by subject.
Exercises and Studies
BOX-FOLDER 217/15 Analysis and harmony examples and exercises (1937)
BOX-FOLDER 217/16 Cadence examples (1936)
BOX-FOLDER 217/17 Chorale harmonization (1936)
BOX-FOLDER 217/18 Two-part counterpoint (undated)
BOX-FOLDER 217/19 Counterpoint exercise books I-II (1934-1935)
BOX-FOLDER 218/1 Counterpoint exercise books I-V (1935-1937)
BOX-FOLDER 218/2 Counterpoint exercise books VI-IX (1935-1937)
BOX-FOLDER 218/3 Dictation exercises (1934-1936)
BOX-FOLDER 218/4 Figured bass, chorale, and harmonizations (1935)
BOX-FOLDER 218/5 Fugue exercise books I and II (1936)
BOX-FOLDER 218/6 Harmony I (1935)
BOX-FOLDER 218/8 Kayser, H. E. Thirty-six elementary and progressive studies for violin, op. 20
BOX-FOLDER 218/7 Passacaglia and fugue in c minor by Johann Sebastian Bach (1935)
BOX-FOLDER 218/9 Ries, Franz. Suite no. III in G for violin and piano
Music Manuscripts by Other Composers
BOX-FOLDER 219/1 Blitzstein, Marc. Tales of Malamud (undated)
Sketch
Inscribed Scores
BOX-FOLDER 219/2 Babbitt, Milton
BOX-FOLDER 219/3 Barber, Samuel
BOX-FOLDER 219/4 Bernstein, Leonard
BOX-FOLDER 219/5 Blitzstein, Marc
BOX-FOLDER 219/6 Carter, Elliott
BOX-FOLDER 219/7 Chandler, Theodore
BOX-FOLDER 220/1-221/1 Copland, Aaron
BOX-FOLDER 219/8 Dallapiccola, Luigi
BOX-FOLDER 219/9 Fine, Vivian
BOX-FOLDER 219/10 Jacobi, Frederick
BOX-FOLDER 219/11 Jo, Peter Sang-Wook
BOX-FOLDER 219/12 Kirchner, Leon
BOX-FOLDER 221/2 Malipiero, G. Francesco
BOX-FOLDER 221/3 Persichetti, Vincent
BOX-FOLDER 223/1 Rogers, Bernard
BOX-FOLDER 222/1-2 Rorem, Ned
BOX-FOLDER 223/2 Sessions, Roger
BOX-FOLDER 224/1 Stravinsky, Igor
BOX-FOLDER 224/2 Thorne, Francis
BOX-FOLDER 224/3 Wilder, Alec
BOX 274 Awards and Certificates, 1931-1998
Honorary doctorates, diplomas, certificates of recognition, and other awards.
Arranged alphabetically by folder title.
BOX-FOLDER 274/1 American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers: certificate of membership, 1946 April 30
BOX-FOLDER 274/2 Benjamin Franklin Junior High School: certificate of graduation for foreign language, 1931 January
BOX-FOLDER 274/3 Benjamin Franklin Junior-Senior High School: diploma, 1931 January
BOX-FOLDER 274/4 The Delaware Symphony Association: Alfred I. DuPont Award, 1993 January 23
BOX-FOLDER 274/5 Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris: dimplôme d'execution de piano enseignement libre degré perfectionnement, 1948 June 30
BOX-FOLDER 274/6 Franklin Student Association: certificate of recognition and appreciation, 1933
BOX-FOLDER 274/7 The Juilliard School: 1973-1997 Distinguished Service Faculty Award, 1997 May 14
BOX-FOLDER 274/8 The Juilliard School: Honorary Degree of Doctor of Music, 1998 May 22
Laid in: newspaper, commencement program and speech
BOX-FOLDER 274/9 Mu Phi Epsilon: Musician of the Year, 1985 November 24
Laid in: speech
BOX-FOLDER 274/10 The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences: nomination for the Best Composition by a Contemporary Classical Composer - "String quartet no. 4," 1965
BOX-FOLDER 274/11 National Institute of Arts and Letters: certificate of membership, 1966
BOX-FOLDER 274/12 The National Register of Prominent Americans: certificate of membership, undated
BOX-FOLDER 274/13 The Park Avenue Synagogue of New York City: Certificate for Contributing to the Enrichment of Synagogue Music, 1952 May 23
BOX 274 MAPCASE 6 Posters, 1948-1997
Eleven posters that promote Diamond's teaching engagements and his musical performances.
Arranged alphabetically by folder title.
MAPCASE-DRAWER 6/5 All-Union Festival: performance of Symphony no. 4 conducted by Gerard Schwarz with soloist Dimitry Sitkovetsky, 1989 December 29
BOX-FOLDER 274/15 The MacDowell Colony: Edward MacDowell Medal, 1948 September 15
BOX-FOLDER 274/14 La Schola Cantorum: summer composition program, 1997 June 30 - July 31
BOX-FOLDER 274/16 Teatro alla Scala: performance of music from Romeo and Juliet, 1953 November 11
MAPCASE-DRAWER 6/5 Teatro alla Scala: performance of music from Romeo and Juliet, 1953 November 11
BOX-FOLDER 274/17 Teatro alla Scala: performance of music from Romeo and Juliet, 1953 November 12
MAPCASE-DRAWER 6/5 Teatro Ateno (University of Rome): Il Jazz Lesson I, 1952 April 27
MAPCASE-DRAWER 6/5 Teatro Ateno (University of Rome): Il Jazz Lesson II, 1952 May 4
MAPCASE-DRAWER 6/5 Teatro Ateno (University of Rome): Il Jazz Lesson III, 1952 May 11
BOX-FOLDER 274/18 The University of Buffalo: second Slee lecture recital of David Diamond - "The babel of 20th century music," 1961 April 26
BOX 279 Autobiographical Material: The Midnight Sleep, 1946-1972
Early drafts of Diamond’s autobiography, The midnight sleep, that was begun in 1946 and completed in 1988.
Arranged by subject.
BOX-FOLDER 279/1 Detached pages, 1946
BOX-FOLDER 279/2 Journal jottings, 1946
BOX-FOLDER 279/3 Photocopies of 1946 draft, notes, and miscellaneous, 1971-1972 , undated
BOX-FOLDER 279/4 First draft (Introduction, Part one, and Part two), 1946
BOX-FOLDER 279/5 First draft (Part three), 1946

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