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Collection Descriptions

Name

Gillespie, John and Anna, Collection
Collectors of piano sheet music for their publication Bibliography of Nineteenth Century American Piano Music; she was a music educator and pianist.

Location

Mus Sp Coll.

Description

Collection contains approximately 5,720 pieces of 19th century piano music (30,000 photocopies) collected by the Gillespies from 76 libraries in 27 states for use in their Bibliography of Nineteenth Century American Piano Music.

Status

Collection organized. Published bibliography. Collection guide available.

Arrangement

Sheet music arranged alphabetically by composer and then by title.

Size

48 linear feet.

Access

Open.

Provenance

Donated by John and Anna Gillespie.

Online Guide pdf document (120 kb)

 

For information on this and other collections, contact the AMRC office:
Thomas.Riis@colorado.edu or Laurie.Sampsel@colorado.edu.