Jack Roberts Recordings and Photographs, 1924-1995
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Brief Description: The collection consists of two boxes of reel-to-reel tapes, cassettes, photographs, programs, and newspaper clippings from former UNT piano professor Jack Roberts, who served on the music faculty from 1957-1999.  Reel-to-reel tapes comprise most of the collection, and are primarily of Roberts' own performances in solo and ensemble settings, along with some performances by students and colleagues.
Held at:
Music Library
Record Series Number: 06/028
Created by: Roberts, Jack Lundy, 1931-
Volume: 2.0 Boxes
Biographical Note for Roberts, Jack Lundy, 1931- : Jack Lundy Roberts was born on June 22, 1931 in Fort Worth, Texas, and received early instruction on the piano from William Barclay of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He studied with both Silvio and Isabel Scionti at what is now the University of North Texas, earning bachelor's and master's degrees. Roberts was awarded a Fulbright grant and studied at the Vienna Academy for Music and Dramatic Arts (now the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna) with Richard Hauser (1909-1970), who was a student of Emil von Sauer. He later earned a Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the University of Michigan, studying with György Sándor, and joined the music faculty at North Texas in 1957. Roberts died in Denton, Texas on January 14, 2004.
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Subject Index
Photography.
Piano.
University of North Texas. College of Music
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 remote storage. Advance notice for use is required. Please contact the Music Library for further information.