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Adolf Weidig Music Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Weidig

Scope and Contents

Music manuscripts of Adolf Weidig, German-American composer, conductor, violinist and educator. Weidig was born in Hamburg, Germany, and emigrated to Chicago, where he taught at and then directed the American Conservatory. He composed in a variety of forms, including orchestral works and string quartets. Some music not apparently composed by Weidig is also present in the collection.

Dates

  • 1900-1930

Creator

Language

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unprocessed; and available by appointment only.

Extent

6 Linear Feet (6 boxes and loose items)

Abstract

Music manuscripts of Adolf Weidig, German-American composer, conductor, violinist and educator. Weidig was born in Hamburg, Germany, and emigrated to Chicago, where he taught at and then directed the American Conservatory. He composed in a variety of forms, including orchestral works and string quartets. Some music not apparently composed by Weidig is also present in the collection.

Physical Location

1 35 1-2

Source

Creator

Title
Adolf Weidig Music Manuscripts, 1900-1930
Status
Unverified Partial Draft
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the The Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
60 West Walton Street
Chicago Illinois 60610 United States
312-255-3512