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Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Guest Conductor Records

 Collection
Identifier: UR002922

Scope and Content

This collection contains biographical information, press material (releases and clippings), photographs and correspondence relating to guest conductors who have performed with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.

Dates

  • 1940 - 2009
  • Majority of material found within 1986 - 2003

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

Copyright is held by Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Patrons are responsible for determining the appropriate use or reuse of materials.

Extent

3.5 Linear Feet (7 MB)

Abstract

Each season, a variety of guest conductors work and collaborate with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra to expand the experiences of both the orchestra and audience. This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and other material of guest conductors at the DSO, with the bulk of the material focused on the period dating from the 1980s through early 2000s.

Arrangement

Folders are arranged in alphabetical order.

Acquisition

Collection was deposited at the Reuther Library by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on November 20, 2019.

Processing History

Finding aid written by Shae Rafferty on November 10, 2020; previously processed as DSO.16 by Detroit Symphony Orchestra volunteer Jean Dodenhoff.
Title
Guide to the Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Guest Conductor Records
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid updated by Shae Rafferty; Processed by Jean Dodenhoff at the Detroit Symphony Orchestra Archives.
Date
2020-11-10
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

Contact:
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Detroit MI 48202 USA