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Fonds F0112 - William A. McCauley fonds.

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CA ACU SPC F0112

Title

William A. McCauley fonds.

Date(s)

  • 195-?-1999 (Creation)

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Fonds

Extent and medium

21.13 m of textual records and other material.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Canadian musician, composer, arranger and conductor William Alexander McCauley was born in Tofield, Alberta, on February 14, 1917. Died in Alliston, Ontario, on May 18, 1999. Biographical information available in Encyclopedia of music in Canada. 2nd ed., p. 824.

Archival history

Donated by W. A. McCauley in 1989 and 1990. Accession 686/00.17 donated by the estate of William A. McCauley.

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of correspondence and financial records; published work; sound recordings; concert programs; newsclippings of articles about W. A. McCauley; manuscripts of music sketches, scores and instrumental parts. Compositions include incidental music for stage, radio, television and film; works for orchestra, concert band, chamber ensembles, chorus and voice; and educational pieces for piano. Shotlists and commentaries accompany some incidental music.

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Text in English.

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Title based on the contents of the fonds.

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Includes 79 sound recordings and 1 photograph.

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Further accruals expected.

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3209566

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