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Finding Aid for the Radie Britain Collection of Published Editions, Photocopies, and Ozalid Copies , 1936-1966.
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Radie Britain Collection of Published Editions, Photocopies, and Ozalid Copies,
    Date (inclusive): 1936-1966.
    Collection number: 89
    Creator: Britain, Radie, 1903-
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: This collection consists of published editions, photocopies, and ozalid copies of musical works
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Librarian for Performing Arts Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Performing Arts Special Collectionsas the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Radie Britain Collection of Published Editions, Photocopies, and Ozalid Copies, 89, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Britain was born on March 17, 1903 in Amarillo, Tex.; she studied piano and received her B.M. from the American Conservatory in Chicago, 1924; studied music theory in Munich; several of her choral compositions were awarded prizes of the National Federation of Music Clubs, the National League of American Penwomen and other organizations; compositions include A heroic poem, Light, Ubiquity (music drama), Southern symphony, Chipmunks for woodwinds, harp, and percussion, two string quartets, and several song cycles; she died on May 23, 1994 in Palm Desert, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of published editions, photocopies, and ozalid copies of musical works for harp, piano, violin and piano, voice and piano, and for chorus.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Britain, Radie, 1903- --Archives.
    Women composers--United States--Archival resources.
    Piano music--Scores.
    Songs with piano--Scores.
    Violin and piano music--Scores.
    Choral music--Scores.