Guide to the Robert Hickok Conducting Scores for Handel Oratorios MS.P.036

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Title: Robert Hickok conducting scores for Handel oratorios
Identifier/Call Number: MS.P.036
Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.2 linear feet (2 boxes)
Date (inclusive): circa 1961-1963
Abstract: Robert Hickok is a Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Irvine where he was the Dean of the School of the Arts and founder/conductor of the Irvine Camerata. This collection includes photocopies of two scores by George Frideric Handel for the oratorios Saul and Solomon. Also included is the conducting score used by Hickok to conduct the first complete performance of Saul in the United States (20 May 1961 at Brooklyn College).
Creator: Hickok, Robert

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Robert Hickok is a Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Irvine where he was the Dean of the School of the Arts and founder/conductor of the Irvine Camerata. This collection includes photocopies of two scores by George Frideric Handel for the oratorios Saul and Solomon. Also included is the conducting score used by Hickok to conduct the first complete performance of Saul in the United States (20 May 1961 at Brooklyn College).