Marguerite Piazza Arrangements

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Marguerite Piazza Arrangements


  • c. 1950s-1990s (Creation)


20 linear feet; 9 banker’s boxes, 6 flip-top document boxes, and 8 flat document boxes

Name of creator

(1926-05-06 - 2012-08-02)

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Scope and content

The majority of the collection is made up of arrangements written for Ms. Piazza, mostly undated, along with some published music and miscellaneous items like playbills and program lists.

System of arrangement

The arrangements have been grouped by size and are alphabetized within each grouping. Published sheet music is located in the Mss 041 Sheet Music Collection.

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Conditions governing access

All material is open to the public without restriction. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions.

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Conditions governing reproduction

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to the Great American Songbook Foundation. Music written prior to 1923 is in the public domain. For more information, please consult the staff of the Library & Archives.

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Some lyrics are not in English.

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Uploaded finding aid

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Immediate source of acquisition

Received from Bill Condon, Marguerite Piazza's son, in Carmel, Indiana on August 8, 2013 .

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  • Citation: Marguerite Piazza Arrangements, The Great American Songbook Foundation.
  • Processing information: Processed by Mike Cook. Completed June 30, 2015. Updated by Ashlee James. Completed April 17, 2017.

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Archivist's note

Finding aid created by Mike Cook, June 2015.
AtoM description created by Ashlee James, December 2017.

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