Cornell University Chorus Records, 1917-2016

Collection Number: 14-20-3125

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Cornell University Chorus records, 1917-2016
Collection Number:
14-20-3125
Creator:
Cornell University Chorus
Quantity:
4.4 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, photographs, cassette tapes, broadsides, programs, video tapes, awards.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, sound and video recordings, miscellany documenting the Cornell University Chorus.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Collection includes correspondence, photographs, cassette tapes, broadsides, programs, video tapes, and awards of the Cornell University Chorus.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Cornell University--Students.

Subjects:
Choirs.
Concert programs--New York (State)--Ithaca.
Music.

Form and Genre Terms:
Programs.
Broadsides.
Videotapes.
Photographs.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Cornell University Chorus records, #14-20-3125. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 tr-10129
Cassette: Cornell Trustee Weekend Choral Concert
1983
Box 1 tr-10130
Cassette: Cornell Fall Concert
1983
Box 1 tr-10131
Cassette: November, Music of Bohuslav Martinu
November 19, 1984
Box 1 tr-10132
Cassette: Verdi Requiem, March
March 3, 1985
Box 1 tr-10133
Cassette: April, Spring Concert
April 19, 1986
Box 1 tr-10134
Cassette: November, Fall Concert
November 15, 1986
Box 1 tr-10135
Cassette: November
November 13, 1987
Box 1 tr-10136
Cassette: Performance Selections
1988-89
Box 1 tr-10137
Cassette: April
April 8, 1988
Box 1 tr-10138
Cassette: Chorus Selections
1988-1989
Box 1 tr-10139
Cassette: November
November 18, 1988
Box 1 tr-10140
Cassette: CBS Radio Broadcast December
December 1988
Box 1 tr-10141
Cassette: CBS Cavalcade of Christmas Music
1989
Box 1 tr-10142
Cassette: April
April 22, 1989
Box 1 tr-10143
Cassette: October
October 21, 1989
Box 1 tr-10144
Cassette: Twilight Concert
November 3, 1990
Box 1 tr-10145
Cassette: Twilight Concert
November 3, 1990
Box 1 tr-10146
Cassette: November
November 2, 1991
Box 1 tr-10147
Cassette: November
November 2, 1991
Box 1 tr-10148
Cassette: November
November 2, 1991
Box 1 tr-10149
Cassette: Performance Selections
1991-1992
Box 1 tr-10150
Cassette: Chorus Tour
1993
Box 1 tr-10151
Cassette: Senior Week Concert
May 29, 1993
Box 1 tr-10152
Cassette: Twilight Fall Concert
November 4, 1995
Box 1 tr-10153
Digital Audio Tape: Star Spangled Banner
February 2, 1996
Box 1 tr-10154
Cassette: Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club present Brahm's ein deutches Requiem
February 4, 1996
Box 1 tr-10155
Cassette: The Cornell University Glee Club and Chorus, Senior Week Concert 1997
May 24, 1997
Box 1 tr-10156
Cassette: unmarked tape
n.d.
Box 1 VHS V-7077
Video Tape: Chorus Rehearsal Sage Chapel
October 21, 1989
Box 1 VHS V-7078
Video Tape: MacNeil/Lehrer Report: Susan Davenny-Wyner
n.d.
Box 1 VHS V-7079
Video Tape: Lift the Chorus
n.d.
Box 1 tr-10126
Magnetic Tape: BRNO Choir at Cornell University
April 26, 1972
Box 1 tr-10127
Magnetic Tape: Cornell Chorus Fall Concert
November 13, 1982
Box 1 tr-10128
Magnetic Tape: Cornell Chorus
November 19, 1983
Box 1
Archives Guest Book
n.d.
Box 2 Folder 1
Photo: Student Chorus Group Picture
1943
Box 2 Folder 1
Photo: "The Town Hall" Pamphlet
1943
Box 2 Folder 1
Group photo
1953
Box 2 Folder 2
Group photos
1962
Box 2 Folder 3
Group photos
1981
Box 2 Folder 4
Group photos
1982-1987
Box 2 Folder 5
Group photos
1991-1992
Box 2 Folder 6
Group photos
1993
Box 2 Folder 7
Group photos
1994
Box 2 Folder 8
Group photos
1995
Box 2 Folder 9
Group photos
1996
Box 2 Folder 10
Group photos
1997
Box 2 Folder 11
Miscellaneous Negatives
n.d.
Box 2 Folder 12
Cornell University Chorus Picture Album: Misc. Photos through Phon-a-Thon, Spring 1999
n.d.-1999
Box 2 Folder 13
Singing Gram: Singing Strait Cookies
1981
Box 2 Folder 13
Singing Gram: Singing Valentines
1991
Box 2 Folder 13
Singing Gram: Cookie Break Music
n.d.
Box 2 Folder 14
Alumni Correspondence: Alumnae Lists, Notes, Cards, Postcards
n.d.
Box 2 Folder 14
Alumnae Letters
1979-80
Box 2 Folder 15
Social: Paperwork, invitations and information about social events
n.d.
Box 2 Folder 16
Attendance Rosters
1980s-1990s
Box 2 Folder 16
Attendance Roster copies
1995
Box 2 Folder 16
Sokol's Intro Letter and Model Thank-you letter to alumni
1987
Box 2 Folder 16
Cornell Chorus Attendance policy
n.d.
Box 2 Folder 17
Newsletters
1980-1996
Box 2 Folder 18
Newsletter Rewrites/Alternative Texts and Newsletter Articles
n.d.
Box 2 Folder 19
Annual reports: Misc. Reports
1959-1996
Box 3 Folder 1
Managerial Forms and Correspondence
1960
Box 3 Folder 2
Alumni Correspondence
1981-82
Box 3 Folder 3
Publicity: Misc. Newspaper Clippings and Pamphlets
n.d.
Box 3 Folder 4
Publicity: information about the group
1989
Box 3 Folder 5
Financial: Misc. Financial and Donation Records
n.d.
Box 3 Folder 6
Financial Records
1979-early 80s
Box 3 Folder 7
Chorus Minutes
1981-1982
Box 3 Folder 7
Chorus Minutes
1988
Box 3 Folder 7
Chorus Minutes
1991-1992
Box 3 Folder 7
Chorus Minutes
n.d.
Box 3 Folder 8
Chorus Tour Programs
1990
Box 3 Folder 8
Chorus Tour Programs
1992
Box 3 Folder 8
Chorus Tour Programs
1993
Box 3 Folder 8
Chorus Tour Programs
1994
Box 3 Folder 8
Chorus Tour Programs
1997
Box 3 Folder 9
Tour Information: Harvard
1994
Box 3 Folder 9
Tour Information: Singing Straight Breaks
1982
Box 3 Folder 9
Tour Information: Spring Tour
1982
Box 3 Folder 9
Tour Information
1997
Box 3
Chorus Directories
1991-1998
Box 3
Chorus Attendance Books
n.d.
Box 3
Daily Log
1985-89
Box 3
Scarf Design
1993
Box 4 Folder 1
Performance History: Dates and times of Chorus Performances
1960-1993
Box 4 Folder 2
Chorus Programs
1995-1996
Box 4 Folder 3
Chorus Programs
1994-1995
Box 4 Folder 4
Chorus Programs
1993-1994
Box 4 Folder 5
Chorus Programs
1992-1993
Box 4 Folder 6
Chorus Programs
1991-1992
Box 4 Folder 7
Chorus Programs
1990-1991
Box 4 Folder 8
Chorus Programs
1989-1990
Box 4 Folder 9
Chorus Programs
1988-1989
Box 4 Folder 10
Chorus Programs
1987-1988
Box 4 Folder 11
Chorus Programs
1986-1987
Box 4 Folder 12
Chorus Programs
1985-1986
Box 4 Folder 13
Chorus Programs
1984-1985
Box 4 Folder 14
Chorus Programs
1983-1984
Box 4 Folder 15
Chorus Programs
1982-1983
Box 4 Folder 16
Chorus Programs
1981-1982
Box 4 Folder 17
Chorus Programs
1980-1981
Box 4 Folder 18
Chorus Programs
1959, 1979-1980
Box 4 Folder 19
Membership Surveys
1996
Box 4 Folder 20
Misc. Chorus Documents 1: Sopranos
1950s
Box 4 Folder 21
Misc. Chorus Documents 2: Altos
1950s
Box 4 Folder 22
Misc. Chorus Documents: Miscellaneous Papers
1950-1960
Box 4 Folder 23
Misc. Chorus Documents 1: Miscellaneous Papers
1960s
Box 4 Folder 24
Misc. Chorus Documents 2: Miscellaneous Papers
1960s
Box 4 Folder 25
Misc. Chorus Documents 3: Business and Membership
1960s
Box 4 Folder 26
Misc. Chorus Documents: Roll-book and Papers
1970-1976
Box 4 Folder 27
Misc. Chorus Documents 1: Publicity, Singing Strait Breaks, University Correspondence Senior Week
1977-1981
Box 5 Folder 1
Misc. Chorus Documents 2: Sponsorship, Mahler 1980, Council Meeting minutes
1977-1981
Box 5 Folder 2
Misc. Chorus Documents 3: Fall 79 Trip Correspondence, Letter to returning members, Letter to incoming Freshmen, Orientation
1977-1981
Box 5 Folder 3-4
Awards: For Participation in the 26th and 34th Annual Classic Intercollegiate Women's Glee Club Association Festival Competition
n.d.
Box 5 Folder 5
Book: Songs of Cornell
1988
Box 5 Folder 6
Constitution, by-Laws, annual reports
1979-1980
Box 5 Folder 7
Programs
1986-1995
Box 5 Folder 8
Programs
1996-1999
Box 5 Folder 9
Programs
2000
Box 5 Folder 10
Programs
2001
Box 5 Folder 11
Programs
2002
Box 5 Folder 12
Programs
2003
Box 5 Folder 13
Tour
2003
Box 5 Folder 14
Programs
2004
Box 5 Folder 15
Miscellaneous documents
1965-2003
Box 5 Folder 16
Correspondence, schedules, elections
1980-2001
Box 5 Folder 17
Newsletters
1992-2002
Box 5 Folder 18
Photographs
1969-2001
Box 5 Folder 19
Alumni address information
1980
Box 5 Folder 20
Alumni address information
1994
Box 5 Folder 21
Notes Spring 2001-Fall 2007 [scattered issues]
2001-2007
Box 5 Folder 22
Programs
2005-2014
Box 5 Folder 23
Cornell University Chorus leaflets
[1996]
Box 5 Folder 23
Programs from China Tour
2008
Box 5 Folder 24
Chorus Bios (photos)
1999-2005
Box 5 Folder 25
Clippings and Chronicles
1997-2007
Box 5 Folder 26
Posters [8.5"x11"]
2008,undated
Box 5 Folder 27
Posters [8.5"x14"]
2006,undated
Box 6
Tickets for events
2016
Box 5
Programs
2015-2016
Box 5
Advisory Council Meeting Minutes
June 2015
Mapcase Folder 1
Posters
1980-2014
Mapcase Folder 1
Oversize items
Includes 1917 group photograph, New York State Legislative Resolution signed by Steven M. Boggess, commending the Chorus on the occasion of its Sun-Kissed Tour.