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Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Orchestra Hall Expansion Records

 Collection
Identifier: UR002850

Scope and Content

This collection contians financial records pertaining to the expansion project of Orchestra Hall that began in 2001 and was completed in 2003.

Dates

  • 2001 - 2004

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

2 Linear Feet (4 MB)

Abstract

Orchestra Hall, home of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, underwent an expansion effort in 2001 to help realize the Orchestra's expanding vision. The 130,000 square foot expansion, named the Max M. Fisher Music Center (now the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center), was completed in 2003 and added an education wing, administrative offices, musician dressing rooms, catering kitchen, new venues, new box office area, and atrium lobby. This collection reflects the financial records of this expansion project.

Arrangement

Folders are arranged chronologically.

Acquisition

These records were placed on deposit with the Reuther Library by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on December 20, 2018.

Related Materials

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Processing History

Finding aid written by Shae Rafferty on November 11, 2020; previously processed as DSO.40 by Detroit Symphony Orchestra volunteer Robert Hanna.
Title
Guide to the Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Orchestra Hall Expansion Records
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid by Shae Rafferty. Processed by Robert Hanna at the Detroit Symphony Orchestra Archives.
Date
2020-11-11
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