Student Concerts and Other Audio Recordings Finding Aid

Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Perkins School for the Blind
175 N. Beacon Street
Watertown, MA 02472

Creator: 

Unknown

Date Range: 
1935-1986, undated, bulk 1953-1970
Call number: 
AG110
Abstract: 

Reel-to-reel audio tape recordings with a small quantity re-formatted onto CD-ROM 

Extent: 
3 linear feet 2 series, 2 boxes
Language: 
English
Restrictions: 
None
Credit line/Citation: 
Student Concerts and other Audio Recordings Collection, Perkins School for the Blind
Container List: 

Series 1: Audio recordings reformatting onto CD-ROM 
Box 1:  

1. WABB Concert and 1943 Christmas Concert, 1935 

2. Perkins Choir singing Vivaldi's Glorie with Arlington Symphony Orchestra. 58:00, Paul Barguss Director, 1963 

3. Perkins "Pops", "Fortestics", 16:59,  1973

4. Christmas Concert in Perkins Chapel, 28:43, 1953
 
5. 1958 Festival excerpt "Silent Night", Nativity Carol excerpt "Kyrie", 1986 Christmas concert excerpt "God Rest Ye Merry gentlemen"

6. 1. 1958 Festival Excertp 2. Nativity Carol Excertp 3. 1986 Christmas Concert Excerpt, Burclan Productions, 2007

Series 2: Original recordings on reel-to-reel tape
Box 1:

1. I. C. E. C. Conference (both tracks), 1200 ft., 1953

2. Lowland Sea, 1200 ft., 1953

3. Siamese recording II, 300 ft., 1954 (missing)

4. Siamese music, 300 ft., [1954]

5. Children's Music for Julie, cover: "Nancy's Beatle music", 1800 ft., 1955

6. Assembly Dec. 20, 1957, Brahms, Requiem, 1200 ft., 1957

7. Brigadoon May 3, 1200 ft., 1957

8. Seven Last Words (Reel no. 2), 1800 ft., 1957

9. Concert March 11, 1958, Mendelssohn, Elijah, 1200 ft., 1958

10. Festival held at Perkins: 1. Coronation mass 2. Psalmus Hungaricus, 1958

11. Graduation 1959, 1200 ft. [1959]

12. Fritz Kreisler, violinist, composer 7.5", 600 ft., [1950s]

13. Christmas 1960 Exc., side 1: 1. Jubilo for Christmas 2. Three Kings 3. As it Fell Upon a Night 4. I Wonder As I Wander 5. Silent Night, 600 ft., 1960

14.  Christmas 1960 Exc., side 2: 1. Handbells 2. Lift Up Your Heads 3. Christmas Morn 4. Let Us Break Their Bonds 5. Mary's Lullaby 6. incomplete, 1960 (missing)

15. Salzburg Festspiel, all Beethoven program, Wilhelm Backhaus, piano, Sonatas #6, #12, #18, #28, #30 (label inside box), 1960

16. Side 1: "To be copied". Side 2: 1. Ah! fors' é lui (Verdi) 2. Haydn alle, 1200 ft., 1960

17. Bushnell, side 1: 1. Coronation Mass 2. Come Gentle Spring 3. Hallelujah 4. Blind Are They 5. Verdi, Sanctus, 1800 ft., 1961

18. Bushnell, side 2: 1. Carmina 2. Schumann, Concerto 3. Tender Land 4. Nightingale 5. illegible, 1961 (missing)

19. Glee Club June 6, 1200 ft., 1961

20. Sunday excursion- Festival N. Y. I., 1200 ft., 1962

21. Tower bells, Christmas, 1962

22. 1. Sacco, Holy Day 2. Christ Child's Visit 3. Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head 4. Sleep Holy Babe 5. Thy Soul Shall Magnify 6. Praise Ye the Lord, 1200 ft., [1962]

23. Christmas Sunday, 1200 ft., 1965

24. Perkins Christmas bellringers & recorder players: Side 1. 1965 Side 2. 1966, 1200 ft., 1965, 1966

25. Good Friday with Marshalairs: We Believe, Rev. Vaughn F. Shedd, 7.5", 600 ft., 1968

26. Palm Sunday Special with Marshalairs: We Velieve, Rev. Vaughn F. Shedd, 7.5", 600 ft., 1968

27. Benjamin Britten, St. Nicolas, 1200 ft., 1969

28. Christmas Concert, December 12, 1200 ft., 1969

29. Clean; Perkins, 1800 ft., 1969

30. Recital, May 26, Greenberg, Conley, Blier, Lonesome Train, 2400 ft., 1970

Box 2:

31. 1. Piece of Sting 2. Amahl, Paul Bonesic, Scott Johnson, 1800 ft., [1970]

32. Copy "Lonesome Train", [most recent entry, earlier ones are crossed out], 1800 ft., [1970]

33. Nixon- Energy Crisis, November 25, 1200 ft., 1973

34. Pinkham, In the Beginning of Creation (this may be a commercial recording), 300 ft., [1970s]

35. 1. Mozart, Sinfonia Concertante 2. Villa-Lobos, The little Train 3. Wagner, The Ride of the Valkyries, 1200 ft., undated

36. 1. Mozart, Sinfonia Concertante in E flat Major K. 297 (side 1 & 2) 2. Eine Kleine Nachtmusk, K. 525, 1200 ft., undated 

37. 1. Nativity Carol 2. Bach, Alellulia, undated

38. 1. Rumpelstiltskin 2. Coronation Mass, 1200 ft., undated

39. 2nd Hurricane, 1800 ft., undated

40. Battle Hymn, Perkins with Arlington, 1800 ft., undated

41. Brahms, Requiem, 1800 ft., undated

42. Joe Caccuaro, Teacher & accomp. 2. La Donna e Mobile, D. Mazeika, undated

43. Lincoln Steffens; John Brown's Body, 7.5", 600 ft., undated

44. Milk Recital; John Brown Song, 1200 ft., undated

45. Nadeau, Christmas, 1200 ft., undated

46. No label, Saxitone brand box, 1200 ft., undated

47. Perkins Sunday, 1200 ft., undated

48. Poulens, Gloria, 1200 ft., undated

49. Practice material when machine was tested before purchase was made, 1200 ft., undated

50. Schubert, Mass in G: Chorale, Reformation Symphony (Mendelssohn); Orff, Carmina; Verdi, Te Deum, 1800 ft., undated

51. Sunday excursion, 1200 ft., undated

52. Sunday Perkins concert, 1200 ft., undated

53. SUU, 626, undated

54. The Gettysburg Address, 7.5", 300 ft., undated
55. The Lonesome Train, 1200 ft., undated

56. The Maid as Mistress, sound effects, 1200 ft., undated

57. The Seven Last Words; Stabat Mater, 1200 ft., undated

58. Tsunobue, Horn Pipe, 3.75", 600 ft., undated

59. Christmas Concert Reh- Carillon High Ho; Bells Ring Out for Christmas; Gesu Bambino; This is the Month; Parvium Quando... 2 others, 7.5", 1200 ft., undated

60. Christmas Concert - Carol of the Drum; Unto Us a Child is Born; Laud We the Name; Alleluia; How Lovely are the Messengers, 2 others 7.5", 1200 ft. undated

61. Christmas Concert Reh- Jesus, J., Rest Your Head; At the Cradle; Silent Night; Softly the Stars are Shining; Silent Night; Carol of the Drum, 7.5", 1200 ft., undated

62. Nativity Carol. Original composition written by Mr. Edward Jenkins of the music faculty to a setting of words by Mr. Anthony Ackerman of the English Department. Based upon a theme by Nicolo Paganini, Bach- Alleluia, undated

Provenance: 
Unknown