Schola Cantorum Records
Scope and Contents
This collection contains programs, posters, audiovisual material and organizational records from the Hampton Roads a capella choir, Schola Cantorum.
- 1995-2016, undated
- Other: Date acquired: 05/23/2008
- Schola Cantorum (Norfolk, Va.) (Organization)
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
Organizational records, programs, audiovisual material and posters from the Hampton Roads music choir, Schola Cantorum.
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
- A Guide to the Schola Cantorum Records
- Special Collections Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.