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Alloo (Modeste) Collection
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Accruals
  • Arrangement

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Music Library
    Title: Modeste Alloo collection
    source: Alloo, Robert G., Dr.
    creator: Alloo, Eugene Modeste
    Identifier/Call Number: ARCHIVES ALLOO.1
    Physical Description: 13.75 Linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1873-2001
    Abstract: This collection includes material relating to the life and work of Modeste Alloo, educator and conductor. There are biographical materials, including photographs, articles and educational materials written by Alloo, and manuscripts, books and scores which were marked by him. In addition, there are materials which relate to Alloo's father Charles, his son Cecil Bright Alloo, Edward Deru, George Ernest Gibson, and Eugene Ysaye.
    Language of Material: French, German and Italian
    Most of the Music Library's archival collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Music Library.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Modeste Alloo collection, ARCHIVES ALLOO 1, The Music Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    The Modeste Alloo Collection was given to The Music Library by Robert G. Alloo on March 20, 2001.


    No additions are expected.


    This collection is arranged in four series : I. Biographical Materials, II. Educational Materials, III. Scores and Books, and IV. Photographs. The arrangement of each series is addressed in that series' note.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    University of California, Berkeley. Music Library.
    University of California (1868-1952). Music Library.
    Band directors -- California -- Berkeley
    Alloo, Robert G., Dr.
    Alloo, Eugene Modeste