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William Bolcom and Joan Morris papers: circa 1950-2014, 2018, undated
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Title: William Bolcom and Joan Morris papers
Creator: Bolcom, William.
Dates: circa 1950-2014, 2018, undated
Extent: 69 linear feet (in 82 boxes including oversize), 31 bundles, 1 oversize folder, 3 oversize posters, 387.3 GB (online)
William Bolcom (born 1938) is a composer and pianist. Joan Morris (born 1943) is a mezzo-soprano. They were both members of the University of Michigan School of Music faculty. Bolcom and Morris have given numerous performances since 1973. They have also recorded albums of classical and popular songs. Performance files include programs, itineraries, newspaper articles and reviews of each performance, and contracts. There are also files relating to the University of Michigan student production of Mina & Colossus as well as Barnum's Nightingale; original scores to Bolcom's compositions, including McTeague, Casino Paradise, and A View from the Bridge; topical files relating to awards, competitions, and other activities and interests; and physical and digital audiovisual materials.
Call number: 0074 Aa 2; UAl
Language: The material is primarily in English and one sound recording is in French.
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
Phone: 734-764-3482
Fax: 734-936-1333
e-mail: bentley.ref@umich.edu
Home Page: http://www.bentley.umich.edu/
Finding aid prepared by: Michigan Historical Collections staff, last updated by Steven Gentry, September 2021