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Collection Descriptions

Name

Layton, Alvin G., Collection (1899-1987)
Violinist, conductor and teacher who performed with vaudeville and played for silent movies with Curren Theatre orchestra in Boulder, Colo.

Location

Mus Sp Coll.

Description

Collection contains approximately 2,400 musical arrangements for theatre orchestras and silent movie accompaniments for the early 20th century.

Status

Collection organized. Collection guide available.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by title of work.

Size

150 linear feet.

Access

Open.

Provenance

Donated by wife, Mrs. Kathy Layton.

Online Guide pdf document (186 kb)

 

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