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Richard Brooks Manuscripts | Music Library

By Maristella Feustle

Collection Overview

Title: Richard Brooks ManuscriptsAdd to your cart.
ID: 06/076
Primary Creator: Brooks, Richard (1942-)
Extent: 15.0 Boxes
Date Acquired: 11/01/2013. More info below under Accruals.
Subjects: Composition (Music)
Languages: English

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Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of 15 boxes of original compositions and sketches.

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Administrative Information

Repository: Music Library
Accruals: One box, received February 6, 2015.
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.
Acquisition Source: Richard Brooks.
Acquisition Method: Gift.
Related Materials: See also: The Nancy Bogen Papers. For more information please see

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: Sketchbook, 1984 SummerAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Sketchbook, 1983 January 10Add to your cart.
Item 3: Sketchbook, 1984 February 2Add to your cart.
Item 4: The Silent Garden, 1973 October 6Add to your cart.
Item 5: As Adam Walking Forth from the Bower, 1986 July 10Add to your cart.
Part of Two Walt Whitman Choruses.
Item 6: Variation for Piano, 1967 January 27-August 16Add to your cart.
Item 7: Chorale Variations for Two Horns, 1978 January 29Add to your cart.
For Cathryn DiMaggio and Karl Korfitzen.
Item 8: Chorale Variations for Two Horns and Strings (1979 December 30), 1979 December 30Add to your cart.
Item 9: Jubilate Deo, 1965 April 2Add to your cart.
Completed at Potsdam. Includes annotation dated 1980 January 6, and annotations for 1984 revisions.
Item 10: Four-Play for Saxophone Quartet, 1992 August 8Add to your cart.
Item 11: Set Pieces for Guitar and Harpsichord, 1990 November 14Add to your cart.
Dedicated to William Zito and Gerald Ranck.
Item 12: Song and Dance for Piano and Orchestra, 1993 April 8Add to your cart.
Item 13: Quintet for Oboe and Strings, 1994 February 4Add to your cart.
Item 14: Loose manuscript page labeled "Quartet"Add to your cart.
Item 15: Sketchbook, 1977 JanuaryAdd to your cart.
Item 16: Ahab's Monologue, from Act II, Scene II of Moby Dick, 1986 August 9. Finished at Hempstead.Add to your cart.
Item 17: Sketchbook, 1976 January [June?] 16Add to your cart.
Item 18: Sketchbook, 1978 September 28Add to your cart.
Item 19: Duo for Clarinet and Percussion, 1979 February 17Add to your cart.
Item 20: Sketchbook, 1986 JulyAdd to your cart.
Item 21: Sketchbook, 1985 SeptemberAdd to your cart.
Item 22: Sketchbook, 1986 OctoberAdd to your cart.
Item 23: Mass in B minor ("1st Communion Mass")Add to your cart.
Early work, for SATB and piano.  Ten ozalid copies of score. Enclosed in envelope labeled Op. 4. Scores labeled Op. 7. Items 23-27 found enclosed in same envelope.
Item 24: Letter from Kendall Jones, 1961 January 14Add to your cart.
Found enclosed with Mass in B minor.
Item 25: Theme and Variations for flute, oboe, clarinet, and bassoon, Op. 10a, 1962 November 23-25Add to your cart.
Item 26: Percussion Piece, 1966 January 14Add to your cart.
Item 27: Ave Maria, 1961 January 19-22Add to your cart.
Item 28: Rapunzel - "Interior of Tower"Add to your cart.
"Beginning up to end of 'Love Duet'."
Item 29: Sketchbook, 1982 April 3Add to your cart.
Item 30: Sketchbook, 1981 November 2Add to your cart.
Item 31: Sketchbook, 1981 AugustAdd to your cart.
Item 32: Sketchbook, 1973 JulyAdd to your cart.
Item 33: Etude No. II in D-flat major, Opus 11bAdd to your cart.
For piano.
Item 34: Essay on evolution, undatedAdd to your cart.
Item 35: Sketchbook, undatedAdd to your cart.
Item 36: Sketchbook, 1972 OctoberAdd to your cart.
Includes note from "Judy."
Item 37: Sketchbook, 1973 November 1Add to your cart.
Item 38: Sketchbook, 1973 FebruaryAdd to your cart.
Item 39: Walter Piston harmony exercisesAdd to your cart.
Item 40: Sketchbook, undatedAdd to your cart.

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