Item Information

Ulysses Kay Music Composition Diary 1976-1991, Frederick Douglass, unnumbered pages

Dublin Core

Title

Ulysses Kay Music Composition Diary 1976-1991, Frederick Douglass, unnumbered pages

Description

In this notebook, Kay kept track of the progress made on his last major work, the three-act opera "Frederick Douglass," also with a libretto by Donald Dorr. It was premiered by the New Jersey State Opera on April 14, 1991, with Kevin Maynor in the role of Frederick Douglass, and Alfredo Silipigni conducting.

Creator

Kay, Ulysses, 1917-1995

Date

between 1980 and 1985

Language

eng

Additional Item Metadata

Provenance

Ulysses Kay Estate

MODS

Key Date

1980 1985

Type of Date

exact

Form/Genre

manuscripts

Repository Name

Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University

Shelf Location

Box 1, Folder 2

Notes

holograph manuscript
original filename: 120119034.tif

Language of Cataloging

eng

Digital Origin

Reformatted Digital

Collection

Ulysses Kay Papers

Citation

Kay, Ulysses, 1917-1995, “Ulysses Kay Music Composition Diary 1976-1991, Frederick Douglass, unnumbered pages,” Columbia University Libraries Online Exhibitions, accessed February 27, 2024, https://exhibitions.library.columbia.edu/exhibits/show/kay/item/6887.

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