William Wyman collection on Randall Thompson
- circa 1976-1978
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Conditions Governing Access
Extent,4 linear feet (1 box)
Biographical / Historical
Randall Thompson was an American composer of three symphonies and numerous vocal works, noted for his choral work. He was a 1920 graduate of Harvard University. He became assistant professor of music and choir director at Wellesley College, received a doctorate in music from the University of Rochester's Eastman School of Music, and taught at the Curtis Institute of Music (serving as its director, 1941-1942), the University of Virginia, and Harvard University.
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Wyman, William. William Wyman collection on Randall Thompson, circa 1976-1978 (MS Am 3350): Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard University.
- 2020 February 3
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- EAD ID
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