Edna Phillips Papers, 1930-1970 | The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music
Series Number: 12/9/122
Acquired: 01/15/2004. First additional donation was made on December. 23, 2019 by Clinton Niewig, and a second addition was made by Joan Solaun on January 30, 2021.
Volume: 1.75 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||Box 1-5|
|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||Box 6|
Description: Consists of published and unpublished music that was either played by or commissioned by Edna Phillips during her career as a harpist between 1930 and 1970. Many of the pieces include Phillips' hand-written performance annotations. The collection also includes the October 12, 1945 sound recording of Phillips performing Paul White's "Sea Chanty" with the Philadelphia Orchestra under the conductor, Eugene Ormandy.