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Papers of Dudley Glass, 1920-2002 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2869865
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Glass, Dudley, 1899-1981
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1920-2002] 
4.65 m. (28 boxes) + 4 fol. boxes + 1 carton. 
Summary

The MS 7606 collection contains a range of material documenting the broad spectrum of Glass' career, including: a large component of draft compositions and scripts for musicals and operas; music manuscripts of individual songs and instrumental pieces; personal documents and biographical notes; business, semi-official and personal correspondence; draft articles and radio and television scripts; travel brochures and photographs.

The Acc06/195 instalment comprises letters, news clippings and miscellaneous papers relating to Dudley Glass, written or assembled by Richard (Dick) Glass, Dudley Glass' heir. A number of scores of Dudley Glass' works, both photocopies and published editions, appear interfiled within the other material. The sound recordings in box 3 are of performances of Dudley Glass' music.

Biography/History

Adelaide-born composer, musician, writer, broadcaster and lecturer who spent the greater part of his working life in England.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 7606, MS Acc06/195.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-416234274

Related Material The printed music component of 1,050 pieces is held in the Music Collection at MUS N Glass Collection. 
Source of Acquisition The Glass papers were purchased by the National Library of Australia in two separate parts. The manuscript component of 2,800 pieces is held in the Manuscript Collection at MS 7606. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Finding aid available in the Special Collections Reading Room and on the Internet at: http://www.nla.gov.au/ms/findaids/7606.html  Descriptive list available for Acc06/195 (draft). 
Subjects Glass, Dudley, 1899-1981 -- Archives.  |  Composers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Musicians -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.  |  Broadcasters -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1920-2002 
Occupation Composers.  |  Musicians.  |  Authors.  |  Broadcasters.
Terms of Use Copying of Dudley Glass' copyright material is permitted for research purposes. 

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