Collection includes musical compositions, programs, notebooks, and other memorabilia.
Mr. Gorbacheff came to America with a group of refugee students from Russia in 1922. He
settled in New York and married Miss Fay Bell, a dance and ballet instructor. In May,
1931, he received a B.A. degree in music from U.C. Berkeley, and in May, 1932 he was
granted the M.A. degree; his thesis was a musical composition entitled "The Russian
Liturgy, for mixed men's and women's chorus a capella."
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in
writing to the Head of the Music Library.
Collection is open for research.