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Elaine Ehlers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AOIAL-AOIC-RG0006
Donation: Photos from the dedication of the Mildred Andrews Boggess Memorial Organ, October 25th - 26th of 1999. Photos from (maybe) the opening of Catlett, September 13th - 15th, 1998;

On Loan: Copy of Marcel Dupré's score "Evocation: Poème Symphonique pour Orgue" with markings and notations from Pierre Cochereau. "Pierre Cochereau (1959) gave me this music which he used at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. The console had no setable pistons. So two people pulled stops - one on each side. You can see his colorful notations for each." Elaine George's (Ehlers) folder for course in Church Music (Music Technique 237) taught by Mildred Andrews in the fall of 1956. "Mildred taught a class in church music every other year. This is my folder for the 1st semester (I typed). 2nd semester must have been hymn playing, solo and choral accompaniment, orchestral score reduction, etc." Photos of Fisk III set-up in Factory show-room, including model of Sharp Hall installation, inside shots of the instrument, and a tour of the facility. Additional photos from 1998 and 1999 dedication etc.

Dates

  • 1956-1999

Extent

15 Photographs

1 Item (Elaine Ehlers' Music Technique folder from 1956)

additional items (Marcel Dupré score and additional photographs, ON LOAN.)

Repository Details

Part of the The American Organ Institute Archives and Library Repository

Contact:
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Norman Oklahoma 73069 United States
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