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Jay (Huber) Gordon Papers

Identifier: Tretter-233

Scope and Content

The Jay (Huber) Gordon Papers contain musical scores, recordings (13 CDs), and digital files (USB flash drive with PDF files) of both original work and arrangements by Jay Gordon. A musical journal spanning 2004-2008 is also included, along with a detailed catalog of the collection produced by Mr. Gordon prior to the collection’s donation.


  • Creation: 1995-2013


Language of Materials

Collection material in English

Restrictions on Access

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Restrictions on Use

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Biographical Note

Jay Gordon is a classically-trained composer, musician, and educator from Minneapolis, MN. His choral works have been performed by Minneapolis’ One Voice Chorus, Dale Warland Singers, Cantus, the National Lutheran Choir, and the Rose Ensemble, and a guitar/mandolin piece by the duo Ahlert and Schwab. Gordon has released several original albums, in addition to arranging a variety of famous classical works for guitar.


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The Jay (Huber) Gordon Papers contains sheet music (published and manuscript), recordings, and digital files of both original compositions and arrangements by Minneapolis composer, Jay Gordon.


The Jay (Huber) Gordon Papers are arranged alphabetically by major work, then by format.

Source of acquisition

The collection was donated in several accessions by Jay Gordon (formerly Huber).

Processing Information

The collection has been processed as accessions arrived. Processors include: Heather Dahlgren, Susan Hoffman, and Amanda Wick.

Jay (Huber) Gordon Papers, 1995-2013
Heather Dahlgren, Susan Hoffman, and Amanda Wick
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Language of description
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies Collecting Area