Finding Aid for the Radie Britain Collection of Published Editions, Photocopies, and Ozalid Copies , 1936-1966.

Collection processed and machine-readable finding aid created by UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections staff.
UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections
University of California, Los Angeles, Library
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Arts and Humanities--Music

Finding Aid of the Radie Britain Collection of Published Editions, Photocopies, and Ozalid Copies, 1936-1966.

Collection number: 89

UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections



University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • University of California, Los Angeles, Library
  • Performing Arts Special Collections, Room A1713
  • Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Phone: (310) 825-4988
  • Fax: (310) 206-1864
  • Email: speccoll-paging@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www2.library.ucla.edu/specialcollections/performingarts/index.cfm
Processed by:
UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1970s
Encoded by:
Bryan Griest
© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

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.


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