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Schola Cantorum Records

 Collection
Collection ID: MG 80

Scope and Contents

This collection contains programs, posters, audiovisual material and organizational records from the Hampton Roads a capella choir, Schola Cantorum.

Dates

  • 1995-2016, undated
  • Other: Date acquired: 05/23/2008

Creator

Extent

2.70 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.

Biographical or Historical Information

Schola Cantorum is a community volunteer a capella choral ensemble which performs western vocal music ranging from middle ages to modern choral works. Schola Cantorum means a “school for song” started its concert series in the fall of 1995 and was conducted by David Clayton. The mission to teach and to perform was refined by Dr. Lee Teply, a member of the music faculty at Old Dominion University. During the marking of the four hundredth anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Schola Cantorum welcomed Gayle Johnson, musicologist and founding director of the Williamsburg Boys choir as director. In 2007, Schola Cantorum introduced a new artistic director, Agnes Fuller Mobley-Wynne, a voice professor at Old Dominion University.

Note written by Special Collections Staff

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Organizational records, programs, audiovisual material and posters from the Hampton Roads music choir, Schola Cantorum.

Arrangement Note

The collections is organized into four series: Series I: General; Series II: Programs; Series III: Audiovisual; and Series IV: Posters.

Source of Acquisition

Dr. Thomas Long

Method of Acquisition

Gift. Accession #A2008-05

Related Materials

Title
A Guide to the Schola Cantorum Records
Author
Special Collections Staff
Date
06/14/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Community Collections Repository

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