Mannes College The New School for Music
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Summary Allen Austill (1927-2016) joined The New School in 1962. In 1965 he was appointed dean of the Adult Division and remained in this position for most of his career at the institution. In 1987, he was named chancellor of the university and held this position until 1989, when he retired. The Allen Austill records are a small but significant set of materials largely relating to Austill's participation at The New School in activities that fell outside of his primary role as dean of the Adult...
Dates: 1957 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1980
Summary Consists of course catalogs with information about the policies, faculties and courses of Mannes School of Music. Collection includes a limited number of catalogs focused exclusively on the Extension Division, Preparatory Division, Summer School, and Jazz and Contemporary BFA Program, while most cover a broad range of courses.
Abstract A collection of files transferred from the Harry Scherman Library of the Mannes College of Music at the time that the library became part of The New School Libraries. Includes extensive documentation of a concerted and successful effort by Mannes College of Music faculty members in the late 1970s to block a merger of Mannes College of Music with the Manhattan School of Music. Other files include Board of Trustees minutes, correspondence and documents related to the operation and administration...
Dates: 1912 - 2011; Majority of material found within circa 1964-1991
Summary Collection consists of concert programs for Mannes School of Music student and faculty recitals as well as promotional materials for other school performances. Also includes press releases and event calendars. Mannes was established in 1916 by David and Clara Mannes and became a division of The New School in 1989. As of 2018, Mannes is part of The New School's College of Performing Arts.
Dates: 1944 - 2011
Summary The Mannes School of Music clippings and scrapbook collection consists of news clipping files and scrapbooks that document Mannes from its founding through the early 1990s. The scrapbooks, which cover the school's early history through the 1960s, contain concert programs, advertisements, and news articles. Other scrapbooks, some from before the establishment of Mannes, document the activities of the the school's founders, David and Clara Mannes, in their work as musicians and educators.
Dates: 1910 - 1994
Summary This collection contains several thousand photographs relating to the Mannes School of Music, from its early days in the 1910s through the 2000s, primarily representing the 1970s through the 1990s. Included are images of several Mannes buildings; productions and performances put on by different Mannes ensembles; administrative and academic events; the Mannes family; and the personnel of Mannes, including students, faculty, alumni, and guest artists and performers.
Dates: circa 1914-2004
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract Miriam Kartch (1924-) was a longtime faculty member of Mannes School of Music, beginning her teaching under Clara Damrosch Mannes in 1945 and retiring in 2015. She was also the director of the Preparatory Division of Mannes. This collection consists of administrative documents and personal writings from Kartch’s ongoing tenure at Mannes. Most documents in this collection date from 1970s to 1990s, and include personal notes as well as meeting minutes and other faculty and administrative records....
Dates: 1958-1991; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1979
Summary Printed publicity materials including but not limited to mailers, viewbooks, pamphlets, and postcards generally advertising The New School, or a particular course or program of study.
Dates: 1939 - 2018