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PITTSBURGH MUSIC - ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

 

ROY HARRIS (1898-1979)

 

Contents

  • Manuscript Copies/Score Mastersheets for his compositions
  • Election Day is Action Day
  • Folk Fantasy for Festivals
  • Madrigal
  • Symphony #10

Time period  1950ís

Subject

    During his tenure on the faculty of the Pennsylvania College for Women (now Chatham University), he organized his most ambitious festival, the 1952 Pittsburgh International Contemporary Music Festival.

Location

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FINDING LIST

Manuscript Copies/Score Mastersheets

Reference: Stehman, Dan. Roy Harris: A Bio-Bibliography. Greenwood Press (NY) 1991 (see link above)

Election Day is Action Day (Remember November)
     Copy 1: 3 verses
     Copy 2: 1 verse
  Stehman: W117 version 1

Folk Fantasy for Festivals
     Movements 1-3 (bound together), 5
     Property stamp: Juilliard School of Music
  Stehman: W53

Madrigal (They Say That Susan Has No Heart for Learning) - 2 copies
  Stehman: W155

Symphony No. 10
     Movít 1 (Lonesome Boy in the Wilderness)
        Chorus part (SA)
        Score: SA, 2 pianos, tympani
     Movít 2 (Young Wrestler)
        Chorus part (TB)
        Score: TB. 2 pianos, tympani/percussion, 5 trumpets
     Movít 3 (Abraham Lincolnís Conviction)
        Chorus part (SATB) (120 measures)
        Score: 2 pianos (2 copies) (110 measures)
  Stehman W149