The Quincy Porter collection consists of photo-reproductions of four scrapbooks dating from Quincy Porter’s time at NEC, first as a faculty member, then as Director. Most of the materials contained in the scrapbooks date from the years 1937-1946.

The scrapbooks are numbered according to their numbering in the original
collection at Yale:

Scrapbook 7
Scrapbook 8
Scrapbook 9
Scrapbook 10

 
The indexes of these scrapbooks are organized into these categories:

  • Concert programs: Quincy Porter compositions; Quincy Porter conducting;Quincy Porter performing; Lois Porter performing; Porter/Porter performances
  • Reviews/citations in an article: Porter compositions; Porter conducting; Porter performing; Lois Porter performing; Porter/Porter performing.
  • Correspondence
  • Newspaper articles about/mentioning Porter; Lois Porter
  • Miscellaneous materials relating to Porter
  • Other

For further information pertaining to this collection, see:
http://drs.library.yale.edu:8083/HLTransformer/HLTransServlet?stylename=yul.ead2002.xhtml.xsl&pid=music:mss.0015&clear-stylesheet-cache=yes

 


WITHOUT CRAFTSMANSHIP, INSPIRATION IS A MERE REED SHAKEN IN THE WIND. JOHANNES BRAHMS