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Music theory

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Waldeck papers related to Heinrich Schenker

Identifier: MP-0008-01

Arthur Waldeck (1899-1965) was a New York-based voice teacher. The collection consists of Waldeck's letters to and from renowned music theorist Heinrich Schenker (1868-1935), as well as Waldeck's translations into English and heavily annotated copies of Schenker's works, written and published in German.

Dates: 1906-circa 1965

Edward Aldwell papers

Identifier: MP-0001-01

Edward Aldwell (1938-2006) was an American pianist, music theorist, teacher, and recitalist. The Edward Aldwell papers consist of Aldwell’s course notes and files. Included in the collection are curricula, Schenkerian analyses, notes on a textbook he co-authored, and records pertaining to administrative matters at the Curtis Institute of Music and the Mannes School of Music.

Dates: 1969-2006

International Schenker Symposium records

Identifier: MA-03-02-01

The International Schenker Symposium, a conference dedicated to furthering the study of the system of music theory developed by Heinrich Schenker, was held at the Mannes School of Music septennially from 1985 to 2013. The collection contains papers presented and administrative files primarily from the first symposium in 1985, and the fourth symposium in 2006. Audio recordings of portions of the 2006 symposium are also included.

Dates: 1985-2013