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William Stoney Papers

Collection ID: DCR MG 11

Scope and Contents

The bulk of the materials in the William Stoney Papers represent his work as an active composer. The materials include working sketches and sketchbooks and original compositions in various points of the publishing process. Other materials included in the collection relate to Stoney’s teaching and performance activities. Additional scope and content notes providing further detail can be found at the series level.


  • 1958-1989
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1999



4.00 Linear Feet

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.

Language of Materials


Arrangement Note

This collection has been arranged into the following series: Series I: Personal Performance Materials; Series II: Personal Interest/Reference Materials; Series III: Teaching Materials and University Affiliations; Series IV: Sketches and Working File; and Series V: Original Compositions.

Source of Acquisition

William Stoney

Accruals and Additions

An additional gift was made by Ann Stoney in 2009.

Processing Information

The addition to this collection was processed by Jessica Mirasol in October 2009.

A Guide to the William Stoney Papers
Jessica Mirasol in November 2009.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the ODU Diehn Composers Room Collection Repository

189 Diehn Fine & Performing Arts Center
1339 49th St.
Norfolk VA 23529 US