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Vogel (Gregory M.) Dick Kramer Gay Men's Chorale Collection
GLC 193  
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  • Biographical / Historical
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  • Arrangement

  • Title: Gregory M. Vogel Dick Kramer Gay Men's Chorale Collection
    Date (inclusive): 1984-1986
    Identifier/Call Number: GLC 193
    Source: Vogel, Gregory M.
    Physical Description: 14 folders, 2 oversized folders, 4 audiocassette tapes (0.25 Cubic Feet)
    Contributing Institution: James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center, San Francisco Public Library
    100 Larkin Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    415-557-4567
    info@sfpl.org
    Abstract: The collection contains programs and publicity materials for, and audiorecordings of the Dick Kramer Gay Men's Chorale, a San-Francisco based organization. It also includes some materials on other LGBT choruses and associations.
    Physical Location: Collection is stored onsite.
    Language of Materials: Collection materials are in English.

    Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is available for use during San Francisco History Center hours, with photographs available during Photo Desk hours.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the City Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the San Francisco Public Library as the owner of the physical items.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gregory M. Vogel Dick Kramer Gay Men's Chorale Collection (GLC 193), LGBTQIA Center, San Francisco Public Library.

    Provenance

    Donated by Gregory M. Vogel, March 12, 2014

    Biographical / Historical

    Dick Kramer was the conductor for the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus from 1978-1982. He started the Dick Kramer Gay Men's Chorale (DKGMC) in 1982 and was its conductor until 1988. DKGMC was a founding member of the GALA Choruses (Gay and Lesbian Association of Choruses) in 1983. The group reorganized into the Golden Gate Men's Chorus in 1988.
    Greg Vogel handled public relations for the chorale in the mid-1980s.

    Scope and Contents

    The collection contains programs, flyers, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other publicity materials for the Dick Kramer Gay Men's Chorale, a San-Francisco based organization. It also includes audiorecordings of four concerts. In addition there are some materials on other LGBT choruses and associations.

    Arrangement

    The collection is arranged by format into two series: Series 1. Documents and Photographs; and, Series 2. Audiorecordings. Series 1 is subdivided into a section for The Dick Kramer Gay Men's Chorale material (organized chronologically), and material about other choruses.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Choruses (Men's voices)
    Gay men -- California -- San Francisco -- Songs and music
    Vogel, Gregory M.
    Kramer, Dick
    Dick Kramer Gay Men's Chorale