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Academy of Music Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3327
Abstract

The collection is composed of programs from the Academy of Music dating from 1882-1910.

Dates: 1882-1910

Jackson Club of Kalamazoo Program

 Item — Box: 1 of 1
Identifier: RH-A-4285
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one program from the First Annual Banquet of the Jackson Club, Tuesday, March 24th, 1908. Embossed on the cover is an illustration of a golden eagle with two American flags and a shield with the American flag on it. These illustrations are framing a black and white portrait of Andrew Jackson. Inside the program is a dinner menu, the program of events, and a list of musical selections that were played during the banquet.

Dates: 1908-03-24

Kalamazoo Bach Festival

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-2801
Scope and Contents One of Kalamazoo’s oldest music organizations, the Kalamazoo Bach festival was founded by the Professor of Music at Kalamazoo College, Henry Overley, in 1946. He wanted to bring the town together to experience the joy of making music and create something inspiring, in particular, to recreate the instrumental music and choral of J.S. Bach and his contemporaries. Participants include visiting artists, local professional musicians, college and high school students, and even amateur performers....
Dates: 1991-1998

Kalamazoo Ben Franklin Club Program

 Item — Box: 1 of 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: RH-A-4286
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of one program from a Good Fellowship Banquet at the Kalamazoo Ben Franklin Club titled The Kalamazoo Night. The program details the events of the evening including music, the dinner menu, a program of events, vaudeville shows, and a list of boosters. The program is embellished with many black and white ink illustrations.

Dates: April 18, 1913

Kalamazoo Choral Club Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4310
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of three items from the Kalamazoo Choral Club. One membership ticket for Ellen Pratt, a ticket order advertisement, and a show program. All items are approximately December 1931.

Dates: approximately Dec. 1931

Kalamazoo Entertainment Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3330
Abstract

The collection is composed of one scrapbook filled with programs, announcements, newspaper clippings and a menu from various Kalamazoo sites from 1912 to 1927.

Dates: 1912-1927

Kalamazoo Fourth of July Programs

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-4258
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of two programs for Fourth of July celebrations in Kalamazoo in 1884 and 1891. The 1884 item showcases the “New Court House” and states that part of the day’s events will include the laying for the corner stone for the new court house. The 1891 program's front page of the item has a red boarder with a red portrait of George Washington in the center of the page covered by “One Hundred and Fifteen Years of Independence” “Fourth of July Celebration at...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1884, 1891

Kalamazoo Junior Symphony Society Collection

 File
Identifier: RH-A-3760
Scope and Contents

Kalamazoo Junior Symphony Society collection includes performance programs; orchestra rosters; publications by and about the society; audio-visual recordings; scrapbooks; color and black-and-white photographs. The audio/visual recordings include floppy disks; VHS; cassettes; reel to reel recordings; and compact disks.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930's to Present

Kalamazoo Madrigal Society Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3371
Abstract

The collection is composed of one program from the Kalamazoo Madrigal Society dated May 1 and 2, 1911 from Kalamazoo, Michigan which was their Third Annual May Music Festival for the 1910-1911 season.

Dates: May 1911

Kalamazoo Oratorio Society

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3988
Scope and Contents The Kalamazoo Oratorio Society was founded in 1955 by a group of individuals who were interested in bringing the message of Christmas to life through an inspiring oratorio performance of George Frederick Handel’s Messiah. The Society’s annual performance began a tradition that would grow to become one of the area’s largest non-professional arts organizations. In the 1960s, the Society added a spring performance of other major oratorios that steadily developed its national and international...
Dates: 1977-2012

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Academy of Music (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Andrie, Eugene 1
Ben Franklin Publishing Company (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Burns, Robert, 1759-1796 1
Higbee, Mary F., 1863- 1