American Piano Concerti Collection
Scope and Contents
The American Piano Concerti Collection contains dozens of printed and manuscript concertos from the early (1920s) to late (1990s) twentieth-century. The contents of the American Piano Concerti Collection may be searched in the library catalog as keyword: SC/40
- Created: 1922-2017
- Other: Date acquired: 1989
Conditions Governing Access
There are no specific restrictions on this collection.
Conditions Governing Use
Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.
2 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged by series with folder level control.
Source of Acquisition
The American Piano Concerti collection came to Wheaton College in November 1989 through the efforts of William Phemister of the music faculty. Additional donations were made in 1994 and 2004.
Method of Acquisition
Other Descriptive Information
The American Piano Concerti Collection helps document the history of and selection from the American form of the piano concerto. This collection provides a sample of the over 1,000 concertos by more than 800 composers known to have created concertos.
- American Piano Concerti Collection
- Buswell Library Special Collections Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Roman Script