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Fonds F0125 - Lois Choksy fonds.

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CA ACU SPC F0125

Title

Lois Choksy fonds.

Date(s)

  • 1964-1996 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

2.86 m of textual records and other material.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Canadian music educator, administrator and writer; internationally recognized authority on Kodály method. Lois Choksy was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on June 30, 1928. Came to Canada in 1970. Biographical information available in Encyclopedia of music in Canada. 2nd ed., p. 263.

Archival history

Donated by L. Choksy in 1997 and 1998.

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of correspondence; manuscripts of articles, books, filmscript, lectures, addresses and lessons; material relating to Kodály Society of Canada and International Kodály Society; sound recordings.

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Some items restricted.

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Text in English.

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File level inventory available at repository.

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Related units of description

Related fonds are Alberta Kodály Association fonds and Kodály Society of Canada fonds.

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Title based on contents of the fonds.

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Includes 23 photographs, 12 sound recordings, 3 film reels and 1 videocassette.

Note

Further accruals expected.

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3209674

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