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Charles Knox scores collection

 Collection
Identifier: M238

Content Description

The Charles Knox scores collection (1950-2014) consists of 105 musical scores written by Charles Knox. The scores are arranged in chronological order.

Dates

  • 1950-2014

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Biography of Charles Knox

Charles C. Knox (born April 19, 1929, Atlanta, Georgia) is an American composer and music educator. He is particularly noted for his music for brass instruments and chamber music, among his over 100 compositions to date. Knox received a B.F.A. in Music from the University of Georgia where he joined the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia music fraternity (Epsilon Lambda chapter) in 1950 and was later elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He subsequently earned both his M.Mus. and Ph.D. from Indiana University, where he studied composition with Bernhard Heiden. Now retired from teaching, Knox was Professor of Music at Georgia State University for over three decades. In 2001 he was recipient of a Mayor's Fellowship in the Arts from the City of Atlanta.

Extent

1.9 Linear Feet (in 5 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Charles Knox Scores collection (1950-2014) consists of 105 musical scores written by Charles Knox. Charles C. Knox (born April 19, 1929, Atlanta, Georgia) is an American composer and music educator.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Charles Knox, facilitated by his publisher Mark Gresham (Lux Nova Press), May 2018.

Processing Information

Processed by Cheyenne Veronica Edwards, November 2018.
Title
Charles Knox
Subtitle
A Guide to His Scores at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Hal Hansen
Date
December 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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