Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F0125 - Lois Choksy fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0125
Lois Choksy fonds.
- 1964-1996 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
2.86 m of textual records and other material.
Name of creator
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.
Donated by L. Choksy in 1997 and 1998.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Some items restricted.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Text in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
File level inventory available at repository.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of the fonds.
Includes 23 photographs, 12 sound recordings, 3 film reels and 1 videocassette.
Further accruals expected.