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Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur J. Gaines photograph collection

Identifier: PA012A
Abstract Collection includes inscribed photographs from performers who worked with Arthur J. Gaines, manager of the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra.
Dates: 1918-48

Brian Newhouse Collection

Identifier: PA012P
Abstract Compact discs from Newhouse's one-hour MPR program: A Century in Sound. The Minnesota Orchestra Turns 100. Included are recorded interviews and other source materials for the broadcast.
Dates: 2003

Carl Rudolph Collection

Identifier: PA012Q
Abstract Programs and other memorabilia of a performer with the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra (later re-named the Minnesota Orchestra) and other bands and orchestras.
Dates: 1919-1936

Earl Handlon Collection

Identifier: PA012J
Abstract Collection of materials related to the life of bass clarinetist Earl Handlon, who performed with the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra (now Minnesota Orchestra) from 1926-1959.
Dates: c. 1919-2014

Edouard Marquis Blitz papers

Identifier: PA095
Abstract Collection includes original scores and recordings, as well as scrapbooks, photographs, press clippings, and other family historical materials.
Dates: mid-1800s - 2008

Elbert L. Carpenter Collection of Minnesota Orchestra

Identifier: PA012D
Abstract The collection includes historic documents from the Orchestra; books, pamphlets, clippings; photographs of conductors autographed to the Carpenters; letters and telegrams.
Dates: 1903-74

Friends of the Minnesota Orchestra records

Identifier: PA067
Abstract Collection contains administrative records, press and publicity for events and programs, and a small collection of A/V materials.
Dates: 1949-2013

H.A. Wilson scrapbook

Identifier: PA012E
Abstract The scrapbook includes numerous illustrations relating to music and musicians, a variety of programs, and miscellaneous clippings relating to musical concerts she attended in North Dakota and Minnesota.
Dates: 1915-1962

Jon Butler collection of Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra recordings

Identifier: PA012S
Abstract This collection comprises 159 long playing (LP) and six 78rpm recordings of the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra between the late 1940s and 1968. Included are all known U.S. LP records issued under the name “Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra” by Mercury Records, RCA Victor, Columbia, plus some variants.
Dates: 1940s-1970s

Mary La Grange scrapbook

Identifier: PA012G
Abstract The collection seems to be parts of a disbound scrapbook. Many pages have been cut into smaller pieces. The scrapbook documents performances sponsored by the Minnesota Orchestral Association and/or The University of Minnesota Artists’ Series. It consists of clippings, programs and pages of programs, and other information about the artists.
Dates: 1914-41

Minnesota Orchestra Series 12 Audio and Video Recordings

Identifier: PA012.Series 12
Abstract The collection includes audio and video recordings of the Minnesota Orchestra in a variety of formats, as well as a collection of slide-tape shows.
Dates: 1953-2001

Peter and Agnes Lisowsky papers

Identifier: PA082
Abstract The collection contains personal and professional materials from the life of two musicians resident primarily in St. Paul, MN. There is personal correspondence (between Peter and Agnes Lisowsky while Peter was touring with the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra), personal documents (wills, contracts, etc.), books, tapes and clippings, scrapbooks, photos and concert programs.
Dates: 1910-2004 (bulk 1924-1970)

Steve Zellmer Collection of Minnesota Orchestra

Identifier: PA012C
Abstract The collection includes scrapbooks, personal files, and memorabilia from a musician who was the principal trombone player for the Minnesota Orchestra for over forty years.
Dates: 1942-95