The Hope College Music Department Collection includes programs for the various music groups, student performers, faculty, and guest artists; news articles reviewing most performances; calendars indicating dates and times for some performances; and minutes that document activities in the department from 1946 to the present. Discussed in the minutes are curriculum issues, student concerns, faculty and student recruitment, and arrangements for presenting various concerts on campus. Also included are Chapel Choir scrapbooks from 1955-1986, as well as a few other scrapbooks. Other topics include Christmas Vespers, the Musical Showcase, the Concerto/Aria Competition, Tulip Time, Opera Workshop, various summer camps, the National School Orchestra Association, and the National Association of Schools of Music.
Repository citation: Hope College, "H88-0378. Music Department. Records, 1896-[ongoing]. 12.75 linear ft. PARTIALLY RESTRICTED" (2012). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 22.
March 20, 2012.