Oklahoma / North Texas Composers Collection, 1921-1958Add to your cart.

By Maristella Feustle

Collection Overview

Title: Oklahoma / North Texas Composers Collection, 1921-1958Add to your cart.
ID: 06/ 143
Primary Creator: Martin, Vernon (1929-)
Other Creators: Ardoin, John
Extent: 1.0 Boxes
Date Acquired: 05/07/2021
Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of one box of music compositions by composers with connections to the University of Oklahoma, the University of North Texas, or both.

Biographical Note

Vernon Emil Martin, Jr. was born on December 15, 1929 in Guthrie, Oklahoma. He earned a Bachelor of Music degree in composition from the University of Oklahoma, and a Master of Science in library science from Columbia University in 1965. Martin worked at Columbia University and New York Public Library before joining the faculty of North Texas State University as music librarian from 1966 until 1970. He then served as director of library services at Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa until the end of 1974, and joined the Hartford Public Library from the beginning of 1975 until his retirement in 1993. Martin remained active as a composer while working as a librarian, winning multiple awards from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).

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Access Information

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 remote storage. Advance notice for use is required. Please contact the Music Library for further information.

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Administrative Information

Repository: Music Library
Acquisition Source: University of Oklahoma
Acquisition Method: Transfer.


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