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Inventory of the Minnie Elmer collection, [ca. 1950]-1963
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Research notes and final proofs for Thematic catalog of a manuscript collection of eighteenth-century Italian instrumental music in the University of California Music Library (Berkeley, 1963). Minnie Elmer was joint author with Vincent Duckles of the catalog. The collection is frequently referred to as the Tartini collection, representing as it does the new school of violin performance begun under the influence of Giuseppe Tartini (1692-1770), composer and musical director at the Basilica of St. Anthony, Padua, Italy.
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.