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Guide to the Leonard Rosenman Papers MSS.212

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Collection processed by Stephanie Aliano, Patti Kilroy, and Michael McCoy, under the supervision of NYU Steinhardt Associate Professor Ron Sadoff, from June 2008 through July 2009. Additional entries and edits were created by Stacey Flatt in 2018.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on September 20, 2018
Description is in English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Abbie Auster for compliance with DACS and ACM Required Elements for Archival Description.  , September 2018

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Rosenman, Leonard
Source - dnr: Rosenman, Judie
Title: Leonard Rosenman Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1949-1996
Abstract: The Leonard Rosenman Papers chronicle the career of Leonard Rosenman in his roles as concert composer, pianist, film composer, and conductor from the early 1950s to 2001. Two of his most famous compositions include the score for East of Eden and Rebel Without a Cause. The bulk of the collection consists of autograph music scores, sketches, lead sheets, musical breakdowns, and parts from music composed for concert, theatrical, and television productions. Materials in this collection date from 1949 to 1996.
Quantity: 9 Linear Feet in 10 manuscript boxes, and 8 oversize flat boxes
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please request materials at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials in this collection are in English.
Call Phrase: MSS.212