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Additional John Powell Foundation Material [manuscript] 1932-1973.

John Powell Foundation; Powell, John; Leschetizky Association of America
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Finding Aid Note
Printed guide available.
Summary
The collection includes press material, Foundation booklets, news bulletin of the Leschetizky Association, reminiscences in memory of John Powell, certificate of incorporation of John Powell Home Foundation, board minutes, newsclippings re. John Powell; letters from Bassett W. Hough, Edgar Schenkman, and John H. Steinway, re. formal presentation of the John Powell portrait to the Foundation; a listing of Powell compositions; 1 notebook with "Sonate noble, Opus 21" by John Powell; 1 notebook with music "At the fair" by John Powell; portrait of John Powell, portrait of Mrs. J. Smith Brockenbrough, 16 phonograph records, and 1 scrapbook.
Phonograph records (33-1/3, 45, and 78 rpm) include: Daniel Boone ; My horses ain't hungry (Gene Wardell, vocals) -- Fireworks del- (Herbert Ricks, piano) -- Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht ; Susser die Clocken nie klingen (Wilhelm Strienz, vocals ; Jean Bastian, organ) -- Indian suite, no. 2, op. 48 / Edward MacDowell (American Recording Society Orchestra ; Dean Dixon, conductor) -- Washington quickstep tunes. The lady in the boat ; Muckin' o' Geordie's byre ; Norfolk long dance tunes. The perfect cure ; Long dance (Pinewoods Players) -- Cumberland square dance tunes. My love she's but a lassie yet ; Biddy o' Sligo ; Yorkshire square dance tunes. Miss Forge's warewell to Banff ; Old Donald ; La russe quadrille tunes. La russe ; Bluebell polka ; The break down (Pinewoods Players) -- Modern rhythms [poetry reading] (Warrington Dawson) -- Fantasie in C major / Mozart (Herbert Ricks, piano) -- Rhapsodie negre / John Powell (John Powell, piano ; NBC Symphony Orchestra) -- Journey with a clarinet / La Salle Spier (Rex Hinshaw, clarinet ; National Gallery Orchestra) -- Concerto no. 2 in G, opus 44 / Tchaikovsky (Benno Moseiwitsch ; Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra).
Description
75 items.
Terms of Use
John Powell's copyright was transferred to the University of Virginia upon the dissolution of the John Powell Foundation. Licensing of public performances of Powell's works is controlled by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP)
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    a| Additional John Powell Foundation material h| [manuscript], f| 1932-1973.
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    a| The collection includes press material, Foundation booklets, news bulletin of the Leschetizky Association, reminiscences in memory of John Powell, certificate of incorporation of John Powell Home Foundation, board minutes, newsclippings re. John Powell; letters from Bassett W. Hough, Edgar Schenkman, and John H. Steinway, re. formal presentation of the John Powell portrait to the Foundation; a listing of Powell compositions; 1 notebook with "Sonate noble, Opus 21" by John Powell; 1 notebook with music "At the fair" by John Powell; portrait of John Powell, portrait of Mrs. J. Smith Brockenbrough, 16 phonograph records, and 1 scrapbook.
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    a| Phonograph records (33-1/3, 45, and 78 rpm) include: Daniel Boone ; My horses ain't hungry (Gene Wardell, vocals) -- Fireworks del- (Herbert Ricks, piano) -- Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht ; Susser die Clocken nie klingen (Wilhelm Strienz, vocals ; Jean Bastian, organ) -- Indian suite, no. 2, op. 48 / Edward MacDowell (American Recording Society Orchestra ; Dean Dixon, conductor) -- Washington quickstep tunes. The lady in the boat ; Muckin' o' Geordie's byre ; Norfolk long dance tunes. The perfect cure ; Long dance (Pinewoods Players) -- Cumberland square dance tunes. My love she's but a lassie yet ; Biddy o' Sligo ; Yorkshire square dance tunes. Miss Forge's warewell to Banff ; Old Donald ; La russe quadrille tunes. La russe ; Bluebell polka ; The break down (Pinewoods Players) -- Modern rhythms [poetry reading] (Warrington Dawson) -- Fantasie in C major / Mozart (Herbert Ricks, piano) -- Rhapsodie negre / John Powell (John Powell, piano ; NBC Symphony Orchestra) -- Journey with a clarinet / La Salle Spier (Rex Hinshaw, clarinet ; National Gallery Orchestra) -- Concerto no. 2 in G, opus 44 / Tchaikovsky (Benno Moseiwitsch ; Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra).
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    a| John Powell's copyright was transferred to the University of Virginia upon the dissolution of the John Powell Foundation. Licensing of public performances of Powell's works is controlled by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP)
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    a| Printed guide available.
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    a| Powell, John, d| 1882-1963.
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    a| Sonatas (Piano)
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    a| Suites (Piano)
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    a| Piano music.
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    a| Newspaper columns. 2| aat
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    a| Letters (Correspondence) 2| aat
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    a| Portraits. 2| aat
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    a| Phonograph records. 2| aat
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    a| Scrapbooks. 2| aat
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    a| Powell, John, d| 1882-1963.
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    a| Hough, Bassett W., e| correspondent.
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    a| Schenkman, Edgar e| correspondent.
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    a| Steinway, John H., e| correspondent,
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    a| Powell, John, d| 1882-1963. t| At the fair.
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    a| Powell, John, d| 1882-1963. t| Sonate noble.
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    a| Leschetizky Association of America.
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    a| MSS 8771-d w| ALPHANUM i| 4072596-1001 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
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    a| Phonodisk 0576-0590 w| ALPHANUM i| 4072596-2001 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
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    a| MSS 8771-d Box 1 w| ALPHANUM i| X004929348 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
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