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Guide to the Putnam Aldrich Festschrift Papers
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Description
Collection documents the collection of essays by his former students in honor of Putnam Aldrich (Essays On Musical Style and Performance Practice) and includes drafts of the papers contributed, bibliographies, several photographs, and correspondence of W. L. Crosten and Edward Colby with the authors.
Background
Putnam Aldrich, noted harpsichordist, joined the Stanford University faculty in 1950. A graduate of Yale, he earned his advanced degrees in music at Harvard. He was the founder of the Ph.D. program in music at Stanford and taught counterpoint, the history of baroque music, and harpsichord. After his retirement in 1969 he moved to France, where he died in 1975.
Extent
0.5 Linear feet
Restrictions
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Availability
This collection is open for research.