Jeffrey Sandborg Collection of Yrjo Kilpinen Music, 1920-1940
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Brief Description: The collection consists of published scores, manuscripts (originals and facsimiles), newspaper and journal articles, concert programs, photographs, phonograph and reel-to-reel recordings, and other materials related to the life and works of 20th century Finnish composer Yrjo Kilpinen. The collection includes unpublished scores and manuscripts as well as academic papers on the life and compositional output of the composer.
Held at:
The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music
236 Harding Band Building
1103 South 6th Street
Champaign, IL 61820 6223
Phone: 217-244-93093
Fax: 217-244-8695
Email: schwrtzs [at]
Record Series Number: 26/20/147
Created by: Sandborg, Jeffrey Richard, Kilpinen, Yrjo (1892-1959)
Volume: 6.0 cubic feet
Acquired: New accession received and processed September 29, 2010
Arrangement: Organized in 6 series.
Biographical Note for Sandborg, Jeffrey Richard : Dr. Sandborg holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Knox College (Illinois), and a Master of Music degree in Voice and the D.M.A. in Choral Conducting and Literature from the University of Illinois. He is currently Professor of Music in the Department of Fine Arts at Roanoke College and has directed the Roanoke College Choir since 1985 as well as the Roanoke Valley Choral Society. Sandborg is the author of "English Ways: Conversations with English Choral Conductors" published by Hinshaw Music in 2001.
Subject Index
Vocal music
Genres/Forms of Material
Newspaper Clippings
Sheet music
Sound Recordings
Languages of Materials
German [ger]
Swedish [swe]
Finnish [fin]
Related Publications: Sandborg, Jeffrey. "The Lost Legacy of Yrjo Kilpinen, 1892-1959" in Journal of Singing 67.4 (March/April 2011): 387-395.