Art Dedrick Collection, 1939-1977
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Brief Description: The collection consists of two boxes of Dedrick's arrangements over the course of his career. Most are autograph scores in pencil, with a few published arrangements, and a handful of works by other arrangers.
Held at:
Music Library
Record Series Number: 06/069
Created by: Dedrick, Art (1915-1980)
Volume: 5.0 Boxes
Acquired: 09/18/2013. Additional accruals are expected. Further levels of description will be added at that point.
Biographical Note for Dedrick, Art (1915-1980) :

Trombonist and arranger, who worked with Claude Thornhill, Red Norvo, and Vaughn Monroe, among others, and worked as staff arranger for the radio stations WBEN and WGR in Buffalo, NY. Dedrick went on to found the Kendor Music publishing company, and became a leader in the formative years of jazz education, and authored over 300 publications and arrangements.

See also:

Art Dedrick biography at Kendor Music

Art Dedrick biography at AllMusic

Access Restrictions: Access to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.
Subject Index
Big bands
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Music Library. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Notes: Collection is housed in the UNT Music Library. Advance notice for use is required. Please contact the Music Library for further information.
Acquisition Notes:   Gift of Jason Dedrick.