Carol Robinson papers

Carol Robinson papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Robinson, Carol, 1889-1979
Title: Carol Robinson papers
Dates: 1919-1968
Quantity: 2.3 Linear feet (4 document boxes, 1 half box, 5 oversized folders A)
Coll. Number: ms300

Biographical/Historical Note

Carol Robinson (1889-1979), music educator and pianist.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Carol Robinson from 1919-1968. The papers include correspondence, contracts, photographs, lecture notes, clippings, and sheet music but mainly programs for piano performances either by Robinson or her students at the Dalcroze School of Music (New York, N.Y.). The materials document Robinson's performance, recording, and teaching careers in the musical field. The collection also contains music manuscripts by George Antheil and Bohuslav MartinuÌ̉.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Pianists--United States.
Piano--United States--Performance.
Programs (documents)
Sheet music.
Women teachers--United States.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Carol Robinson papers, ms300, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Appreciation and Press comments
2Correspondence, contracts, etc., 1919-1957 and no date
2ATeaching or lecture notes
3Book: "Perspectives of New Music" Spring, 1963
4Book - Pierik, Marie, Dramatic and Symbolic Elements in Gregorian Chant
5Booklet - The Carabo-Cone Method in Action
6Booklets - Festivals - Bach, Handel, Worcester
7Booklets - New Friends of Music, 1939-1942 1950-51
8Booklets - Welter-Mignon Records
9Booklets, Miscellaneous
12George Antheil, re
2Music for Two Pianos
4Programs, 1919-1923
5Programs, 1924
6Programs, 1925
7Programs, 1926
8Programs, 1927-1929
9Programs, 1930-1939
10Programs, 1940-1946
11Programs, 1937-1940s, no date
31Programs, 1950-1957
2Programs, 1960s and no date
3Programs - Metropolitan, 1936-1968
4Music - Adolph Weidig
5Music - Charles Ives
6Program Notes and Miscellany
7Leschetisky Association of America. News Bulletins
41New Haven, Conn.
2TPC Chicago Fortnightly of Chic
3TPC Chicago Kimball Hall
4TPC Chicago Leon Mandel Hall
5TPC Chicago Lyon and Healy Hall
6TPC Chicago Orchestra Hall
7TPC Chicago Playhouse
8Springfield, Ill. Misc. Theaters
10TPC US Kansas
12TPC Boston Jacob Sleeper Hall
13TPC Boston Steinert Hall
14Mass. Centerville, Athol
15Newburghport, Mass
16Northampton, Mass
17Worcester, Mass
19TPC New York Anderson Galleries
20TPC New York Anderson Galleries Auditorium
21TPC New York Belmaison Music Room
22TPC New York Bronxville Women's Club
23TPC New York Brooklyn Museum
24New York Carnegie Hall
25New York Civic Club
26New York Columbia Univ
27TPC New York Dalcroze School of Music
28TPC New York Fifth Avenue Playhouse
29TPC New York Guild Hall
30New York Kaufman
31TPC New York Manhattan College
32New York Metropolitan Museum of Arts
33TPC New York St. George's Church
34TPC New York St. Wallburga's Academy
35New York Town Hall
36New York Wanamaker
37New York State Theaters
40TPC US Washington
51Programs, 1960's and undated
2TPC Paris, France american Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity
3TPC Paris France American Woman's Club
4TPC Paris France Students' Atelier Reunions
6Programs to be sorted
OS Folder
1AMusic Manuscripts- George Antheil- Fourth Sonata (original and copy), 1923
OS Folder
2AMusic Manuscripts- Bohuslav Martinu - Par T.S.F., circa 1932
OS Folder
3AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Second Sonota for Violin and Piano
OS Folder
4AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Sonata #3 Piano and Violin (original)
OS Folder
5AMusic Manuscripts- Charles Ives: Sonata #3 Piano and Violin (copy)