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William P. Latham Collection | Music Library

By Maristella Feustle

Collection Overview

Title: William P. Latham CollectionAdd to your cart.
ID: 06/040
Primary Creator: Latham, William P.
Extent: 50.0 Boxes
Subjects: Composition (Music), University of North Texas. College of Music
Languages: English

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Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of about 50 boxes of Latham's compositions and papers.

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Administrative Information

Repository: Music Library
Access Restrictions: Access to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.
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 Note: Collection is housed in the UNT Music Library. Advance notice for use is required. Please contact the Music Library for further information.
Finding Aid Revision History: Documents added 4/3/2017.

Box and Folder Listing

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Series 1: Orchestral worksAdd to your cart.
 
Box 1Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: American Youth PerformsAdd to your cart.
Condensed score, sketches in pencil.
Folder 2: American Youth Performs, 1969Add to your cart.
Full score, spiral comb-bound.
Folder 3: American Youth PerformsAdd to your cart.
Parts - ozalid copies.
Folder 4: American Youth PerformsAdd to your cart.
Extra copies of violin parts - ozalids.
Folder 5: American Youth Performs, 1969Add to your cart.
Full score - master copy - ozalid transparency.
Folder 6: American Youth Performs, 1969Add to your cart.
Spiral comb-bound score - ozalid.
Folder 7: American Youth Performs, 1969Add to your cart.
Second spiral-comb-bound copy of full score.
Folder 8: Overture [renamed from American Youth Performs]Add to your cart.
Spiral comb-bound ozalid score.
Box 2Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: American Youth Performs, 1969Add to your cart.
Parts - master copies - ozalids.
Folder 2: American Youth Performs: Photos, 1969 August 25Add to your cart.
"St. Moritz and setting of Orchestra Festival." 8 photos. 7 color, 1 black and white.
Folder 3: American Youth Performs: Correspondence, 1969-1977Add to your cart.
 
Folder 4: American Youth Performs: Concert program, 1969 August 18-30Add to your cart.
Official programs for the International Festival of Youth Orchestras (St. Moritz, Switzerland), with a press release and orchestra roster.
Folder 5: American Youth Performs: Programs from other performances, 1969Add to your cart.
Youth Orchestra of Greater Fort Worth, Grand Prairie High School Chorale,  March 2; Knoxville, TN, December 2. Includes programs, press notices, presentation speech.
Folder 6: And Thou America, 1947Add to your cart.
Parts, manuscript. Original envelope containing information on instrumentation included.
Folder 7: And Thou America, 1947Add to your cart.
Parts - ozalid copies.
Box 3Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: Excelsior K-2Add to your cart.
Parts, folded, not in score order. Includes note: "XC reduction 92% N.G. use 90 %."
Folder 2: Excelsior K-2, concert programs, 1994Add to your cart.
Three copies of concert programs including the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra performance (John Giordano, conductor) at Landreth Auditorium, Texas Christian University, September 13, 1994.
Folder 3: Homemade card on occasion of Excelsior K-2 premiereAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Copies of a profile of Latham and a review of Excelsior K-2 in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 1994 September 5, 14Add to your cart.
 
Folder 5: Correspondence related to the promotion and performance of Excelsior K-2, 1994-1996Add to your cart.
 
Folder 6: Jubilee Thirteen-Fifty: Sketches and first draftAdd to your cart.
Cites material from Alan Lomax' Cowboy Songs, p. 250.
Box 4Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: Jubilee Thirteen-Fifty: Sketch in pencilAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 2: Jubilee Thirteen-Fifty: Parts, mastersAdd to your cart.
Ozalid copies of manuscript.
Folder 3: Jubilee Thirteen-Fifty: Manuscript parts, 1978Add to your cart.
"Percussion missing."
Folder 4: Jubilee Thirteen-Fifty: Published score and parts, 1984Add to your cart.
Shawnee Press, Delaware Water Gap, PA.
Box 5Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: Jubilee Thirteen-Fifty: Correspondence with Sherman (TX) Symphony, premiere program, press notices, 1978Add to your cart.
Premiered November 4, 1978 by the Sherman Symphony. Enclosed document explains that the work was written in honor of the Sherman Symphony's thirteen years, and fifty performances up to that point.
Folder 2: Jubilee Thirteen-Fifty: Published score and miniature score, 1984Add to your cart.
Shawnee Press, Delaware Water Gap, PA.
Folder 3: Lady of Shalott: Two manuscript scores, 1939 November 5; 1939 DecemberAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Lady of Shalott: Parts and photonegativesAdd to your cart.
Instrumentation list on brown paper wrapper.
Folder 5: Lady of Shalott: Newspaper clippings and concert program, 1941 MarchAdd to your cart.
Performed by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra under Eugene Goosens, March 7-8, 1941.
Box 6Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: A Modern Trilogy: SketchesAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 2: A Modern Trilogy: Ballet, piano sketchesAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 3: A Modern Trilogy: Byzantine Dance, score in pencil, 1938 May 14Add to your cart.
 
Folder 4: A Modern Trilogy: Waltz, string parts - masters, 1941Add to your cart.
Ozalid transparencies.
Folder 5: A Modern Trilogy: Waltz, string partsAdd to your cart.
Inventory on brown paper wrapper.
Box 7Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: A Modern Trilogy: Waltz, Wind, percussion partsAdd to your cart.
Package still sealed. Inventory on front cover.
Folder 2: A Modern Trilogy: Waltz, program, 1942 February 8Add to your cart.
Performance by Cincinnati Dance Guild at Ohio University
Folder 3: Suggestions for Orchestra, score in C, 1939Add to your cart.
Manuscript, in ink.
Folder 4: Suggestions for Orchestra, partsAdd to your cart.
Package still sealed; page with inventory taped on front.
Box 8Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: Symphony No. 1, short scoreAdd to your cart.
In pencil.
Folder 2: Symphony No. 1, Fugue ("first movement") arranged for piano, four handsAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 3: Symphony No. 1, first movement, scoreAdd to your cart.
In pencil.
Folder 4: Symphony No. 1, second movement, scoreAdd to your cart.
In pencil.
Folder 5: Symphony No. 1, third movement, scoreAdd to your cart.
In pencil.
Folder 6: Symphony No. 1, ozalid master of score, 1950 August 1Add to your cart.
Title page of first copy: "to fulfill the thesis requirements for the degree [of] Doctor of Philosophy, department of composition, Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester."
Folder 7: Symphony No. 1, ozalid masters of partsAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 8: Symphony No. 1, full score, 1950 August 1Add to your cart.
Two spiral-bound ozalid copies. Title page of first copy: "to fulfill the thesis requirements for the degree [of] Doctor of Philosophy, department of composition, Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester."
Box 9Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: Symphony No. 1, partsAdd to your cart.
Package still sealed. Inventory of parts on paper taped to front.
Folder 2: Symphony No. 1, programs and analysis (thesis outline), 1950Add to your cart.
File includes two programs from performance at Eastman on April 25, 27 1950.
Folder 3: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), sketchAdd to your cart.
In pencil. Originally title "Symphony No. 2" later changed to "Sinfonietta."
Folder 4: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), ozalid master of full score, 1953 August 2Add to your cart.
 
Box 10Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), full scoreAdd to your cart.
Copy from ozalid.
Folder 2: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), ozalid masters of partsAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 3: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), parts, violins and violasAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), parts, cello and bassAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 5: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), parts, woodwinds, horns, trumpets, timpaniAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 6: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), second set of parts, violins and violasAdd to your cart.
 
Box 11Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), second set of parts, cello bass, woodwinds, horns, trumpetsAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 2: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), third set of parts, completeAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 3: Symphony No. 2, three spiral-bound copies of scoreAdd to your cart.
 
Box 12Add to your cart.
 
Folder 1: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), score, "examination copies"Add to your cart.
Two spiral-bound copies
Folder 2: Symphony No. 2 (Sinfonietta), correspondence, programs, press noticesAdd to your cart.
Note on file: "See also files for Fest TX Composers 67, 67-88, 91 and pub. file, Theodore Presser."
Box 13: Oversized itemsAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 1: And Thou, America, master ozalid for full score; string parts, programsAdd to your cart.
Score dated June, 1947
Folder 2: And Thou, America, full score, spiral-bound ozalid copy, 1947 JuneAdd to your cart.
Includes insert detailing part corrections.
Folder 3: And Thou, America, full score, second spiral-bound ozalid copy, 1947 JuneAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Excelsior K-2, sketches, letter from John GiordanoAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 5: Excelsior K-2, first complete rough draft, 1994 April 7Add to your cart.
In pencil.
Folder 6: Excelsior K-2, original manuscript master, 1994 May 2Add to your cart.
 
Folder 7: Excelsior K-2, partsAdd to your cart.
2 pages per 11" x 17" sheet, not folded.
Folder 8: Jubilee 13/50, master ozalid for full score, 1978Add to your cart.
Commissioned by the Sherman Symphony Orchestra.
Folder 9: Jubilee 13/50, full score, ozalid copy, 1978Add to your cart.
Prepared for  plastic-comb binding, but not bound.
Folder 19: A Modern Trilogy: Waltz, full manuscript scoreAdd to your cart.
Plastic comb-bound.

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