Carl Busch Papers and Music Instrument Collection

Overview

Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

Subject Terms

Detailed Description

Music

Books and Manuscripts

Articles, Correspondence, News Clippings, Ephemera and Photographs

Music Instruments



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Collection Overview

Title: Carl Busch Papers and Music Instrument Collection, circa 1833-1924Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

ID: 12/9/91

Primary Creator: Busch, Carl (1862-1943)

Extent: 50.0 cubic feet

Arrangement: The collection of papers and music instruments is organized into four series. Series 1, Music, is arranged alphabetically by either composer or arranger. Whenever possible an identification of the format of the music for each title (i.e., full score, condensed score, piano score, and parts) has been noted with the corresponding abbreviations, FS, CS, PS, P. Series 2, Correspondence, Books and Manuscripts, is arranged alphabetically by author. Series 3, Photographs and Ephemera, is arranged by type of material and alphabetically by subject. Series 4, Music Instruments, is arranged by instrument type. A 1912 bust of Carl Busch is also included at the end of this series.

Subjects: Brass Instruments, Musical Instrument Collections, Musical Instrument Makers - Europe, Musical Instrument Makers - United States, Woodwind Instruments

Formats/Genres: Papers

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of original and published music by Busch and other musicians, correspondence, newspaper and journal clippings, photographs, programs, books and music instruments.

Biographical Note

Carl Busch (1862 -1943) was a Danish born conductor, composer, educator and collector of music instruments. During his distinguished career, he served as the conductor of the Kansas City Symphony Orchestra and was knighted by the King of Denmark for his efforts to promote Scandinavian music in the United States. He composed works within numerous genres including choral, orchestral, wind band and chamber music. Mr. Busch served as guest conductor for major symphony orchestras in the United States, Europe and Scandinavia.

Subject/Index Terms

Brass Instruments
Musical Instrument Collections
Musical Instrument Makers - Europe
Musical Instrument Makers - United States
Woodwind Instruments


Box and Folder Listing


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Series 1: MusicAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Arioso and Fanfare for Six Trumpets (FS), 1930Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 2: Arioso and Fanfare for Six Trumpets/Impromptu for Six Trumpets (FS), 1930Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 3: Birds Lawn Party, The (FS), 1928Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 4: Bobolinks (FS), 1923Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 5: Chant from the Great Plains, A (FS), 1921Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 6: Chippewa Lament, A (FS), 1921Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 7: Einar Tamberskelver (FS), 1925Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 8: Four Miniatures for Three Trumpets (FS), 1934Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 9: Hunters Horn, The (FS) (P), 1926Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 10: Impromptu: Sextet for Cornets or Clarinets (FS), 1933Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 11: Indian Lullaby (FS), 1917Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 12: In Festive Mood (FS) (P), 1934Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 13: Kansas City Spirit, The (FS), 1923Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 14: King Olaf (FS), 1903Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 15: League of the Alps, The (FS), 1900Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 16: May (FS), 1911Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 17: Meditation Quartet for Four Trombones (FS), 1934Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 18: Melodic Suite: Six Easy Violin Solos with Piano Accompaniment (PS) (P), 1921Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Northland Suite (FS), 1936Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 2: Ode to France (FS), 1919Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 3: Oh! Where do Fairies Hide Their Heads? (FS), 1922Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 4: Owl, The (FS), 1900Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 5: Ozark Reverie, An (FS), 1933Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 6: Paul Revere's Ride (FS), 1905Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 7: Prelude for Band (CS), 1932Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 8: Rustic Scene, A (FS), 1932Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 9: Sir Galahad (FS), 1921Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 10: Song of Spring (FS), 1913Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 11: Spirit of Interlochen (P), undatedAdd to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 12: Suite for Three Trumpets (FS) (P), 1933Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 13: Three Miniatures for Four Trumpets (FS) (P), 1934Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 14: Valse Elegiac for Alto Saxophone (PS), 1933Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 15: Valse Elegiac for Bb Clarinet (PS) (P), 1933Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Busch
Folder 16: Three Aces, The (FS) (P), 1933Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Clarke
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Stephen Foster Melodies (FS) (P), 1935Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Foster (Guzman)
Folder 2: Stephen Foster Melodies (P), 1935Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Foster (Guzman)
Folder 3: Stephen Foster Melodies (P), 1935Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Foster (Guzman)
Folder 4: Emerald Isle (PS) (P), 1939Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Irons
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Humboldt Brass Band Book, Bb Tenor 1 (p), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Humboldt Brass Band Book, Bb Tenor 2 and Eb Cornet 2 (P), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Humboldt Brass Band Book,Bb Cornets 2 and Alto 2 (P), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Humboldt Brass Band Book, Eb Cornet and Bass Drum (P), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Humboldt Brass Band Book, Eb Alto 1 and Eb Bass (P), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Humboldt Brass Band Book, Tenor 1 and Bb Bass (P), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Humboldt Brass Band Book, Eb Cornet 1 and Bb Cornet 1 (P), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Humboldt Brass Band Book, Solo Eb Cornet and Baritone (P), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Humboldt Brass Band Book, Eb Cornet and Descriptive Catalogue of Band and Orchestra Music (P), Ca. 1860'sAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: North Dakota Hymn (CS)(P), 1927Add to your cart.
Composer/Arranger: Putnam

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