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Call Number/Catalog Number MS 0530
Title Sylvia Meyer papers, 1901-1995. (MS 0530)
Additional identifier 9573
Collection Sylvia Meyer papers
Object Name Manuscripts
Creator Meyer, Sylvia, harpist.
Description Family records, biographical data, educational records, correspondence, photographs, programs and reviews, and publications, documenting Meyer's professional life as a soloist and as harpist with the National Symphony Orchestra and her role in the Washington, D.C., musical scene. Includes information on the history of the National Symphony Orchestra, the National Gallery Orchestra, solo and chamber music programs in Washington (1930s-1970s), and the roles of women as performers, teachers, and patrons.
Subjects Chamber music -- Washington (D.C.)
Harp -- Instruction and study -- Washington (D.C.)
Music -- Washington (D.C.)
Music patronage -- Washington (D.C.)
Orchestra -- Washington (D.C.)
Washington (D.C.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Harpists -- Washington (D.C.)
Women music patrons -- Washington (D.C.)
Women music teachers -- Washington (D.C.)
Women musicians -- Washington (D.C.)
Search Terms National Gallery of Art--Orchestra
National Symphony Orchestra
Date 1901-1995
Admin/Biographical History Harpist, of Washington, D.C.; b. 1907.
Dates of Creation 1901-1995
Early date 1901
Late date 1995
Extent 10 cubic ft.
Level of description Fonds
Finding Aids Finding aid in the repository.
Finding Aid ms0530.pdf