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Murray Spivack Percussion Studio Collection

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Box 1
Folders 1-51
Folder 1: Correspondence, Urban Thielmann to Carl Fischer Music Co., 10/1/1964
Urban Thielmann is purchasing a copy of the Drums book of the Carl Fischer Grand Opera Album, compiled and arranged for Orchestra by Charles J Roberts, volume 0878 from Carl Fischer Music Co.
Folder 2: Correspondence, Brad Spinney to Murray Spivack., 9/1/1980
Brad Spinney of Brad Spinney's Music is writing to Murray Spivack asking for information on Harry A Bower (H.A.B.)
Folder 3: Instruction booklet, Albright, Fred - Contemporary Studio for Snare Drum, published by Henry Adler, 1963
Percussion Instructor-Manhattan School of Music, NY. Signes by author
Folder 4: Instruction booklet, Bauduc, Ray - Dixieland Drumming Instruction, published by Wm F Ludwig Drum Co., 1937
Ray Bauduc is a famous dixieland drummer with the Bob Crosby orchestra.
Folder 5: Instruction booklet, Bellson, Louis - Drummer's Roll Chart, published by Bellson Music Co., 1964
Folder 6: Instruction booklet, Bellson, Louis - Musical Drummer Book I and Book II, published by Bellson Music Co., 1946
Both books signed by author
Folder 7: Instruction booklet, Bellson, Louis and Breines, Gil - Modern Reading Text in 4/4, published by Henry Adler inc., 1963
For all instruments. Syncopation studies designed to develop accuracy and speed in sight reading.
Folder 8: Instruction booklet, Bellson, Louis and Brienes, Gil - Odd Time Reading Text, published by Belwin Inc., 1968
Edited by Henry Adler. For all Instruments, rhythmis studies designed to develop accuracy and speed in sight reading. As applied to Odd Time Signatures. Signed by Bellson
Folder 9: Instruction booklet, Berryman, Joe - Music Educator's Basic Method for the Drums: Snare Drum, Bass Drum, Cymbals, and Traps, published by Carl Fischer., 1940
The Music Educator: A Series of Modern Methods for Individual and Class Instruction.
Folder 10: Instruction booklet, Bower, Harry A. - Harry A Bower System (In Three Parts0, for the Drums, Bells, Xylophone, and Tympani, published by Carl Fischer., 1911
Folder 11: Instruction booklet, Bower, Harr A - Imperial Method for the Drums, Timpani, Bells, and Etc., published by John Church Co., 1898
A full course of instruction, progressive studies, a concise explanation of the rudiments of musi, together with a varied collection of choice pieces, operatic, and favorite melodies, solos, etc. Front cover needs repair.
Folder 12: Instruction booklet, Buggert, Robert W - Buggerts Method for Snare Drum, published by Belwin Inc., 1961
Folder 13: Instruction booklet, Burns, Roy - Rogers Elementary Drum Method, published by Henry Adler, 1962
Includes rudimental and roll stdies, reading exercises, and care maitenance - tuning of drums.
Folder 14: Instruction booklet, Chapin, Jim - Advanced Techniques for the Modern Drummer v. I, published by Jim Chapin., 1948
Cooridinated independence as applied to jazz and be-bop.
Folder 15: Instruction booklet, Chapin, Jim - Moeller Method, Some Basics, published by Jim Chapin., 1985
This booklet is five pages, stapled, of hand written and photocopied instruction.
Folder 16: Instruction booklet, Christian, Bobby - Bobby Christian School of Percussion presents BOP, Solo's X'posed, published by Bobby Christian School of Percussion., undated
Composed by Bobby Christian. Signed by author.
Folder 17: Instruction booklet, Clark, Eugene V - Clark Method of Study for the Drummer, published by Eugene V Clark., 1925
Practical course of instruction for percussion instruments.
Folder 18: Instruction booklet, Clark, Eugene V - Legionnaire Drummer, published by Chart Music Publishing House Inc., 1940
Folder 19: Instruction booklet, Dahlgren, Marvin and Fine, Elliot - 4-Way Coordination, published by Henry Adler Inc., 1963
Method book for the development of complete independence on the drum set.
Folder 20: Instruction booklet, deVille, Paul - Eclipse Instrutor for Drum, published by Carl Fischer., 1905
Folder 21: Instruction booklet, Dodge, Frank E - Dodge Drum Chart for Reading Drum Music, published by George B Stone and Son, Inc., 1928
Edition re-arranged by George Lawerence Stone
Folder 22: Instruction booklet, Dodge, Frank E - Dodge Drum School for Drums, Bells, Xylophone, and Tympani, published by George B Stone and Son, Inc., 1928
Edition re-arranged by George Lawerence Stone.
Folder 23: Instruction booklet, Eldridge, S.R. (compiled by) - Howard Professional Tutor for the Drums, published by Rudolph Wurlitzer Co., 1910
Progressive Annalytical Instructor.
Folder 24: Instructor booklet, Farnlund, Emil - Prof. Cartoon's Rhythm and Drum Course, published by Emil Fanlund., 1933
Pictures by Thelma Easley.
Folder 25: Instruction booklet, Feldstein, Sandy - Alfred Handy Guide Snare Drum Rudiment Dictionary,  published by Alfred Publishing Co., 1980
Complete reference guide containing all of the original 26 rudiments. In addition, other widely used rudimental patterns and helpful practice hints are also included.
Folder 26: Instruction booklet, Gardner, Carl E - Garden Modern Method for the Instruments of Percussion, published by Carl Fischer., 1919
Three parts complete: Part I - Drums, Cymbals, Accessories. Part II - Bells, Xylophone, Marimba, Chimes. Part III - Timpani. Spine falling apart.
Folder 27: Instruction booklet, Gardner, Carl E - Progressive Studies for the Snare Drum Book I-IV, published by Carl Fischer., 1927
Book I - Elementary. Book II - Intermediate. Book III - Advanced. Book IV - Post Graduate.
Folder 28: Instruction booklet, Goodman, Saul - Modern Method for Tympani, published by Mills Music., 1948
In four sections: I - Fundamentals. II - Exercises for the development of technique on two drums. III - Three and four drum technique (including pedal tympani). IV - Repertoire for Tympani.
Folder 29: Instruction booklet, Green Brothers - Advanced Instrutor for Xylophone, published by Green Brothers., 1922
Complete technical course of study based on modern principles and featuring many new ideas on ragtime, jazz, blues, four-hammers, improvising, etc.
Folder 30: Instruction booklet, Green Brothers - Green Brothers Beginners Method for Xylophone, published by Leedy Manufacturing Co., 1924
Folder 31: Instruction booklet, Green, George Hamiliton - New Instruction course for Xylophone for the Advanced Pupil : Lessons 4,6, and 8, published by George Hamilton Green., 1924
Complete course of fifty lessons based on a routine system of study and containing special material to develop technique, speed, accuracy, sight-reading, perfect tempo, touch, improvising, ragtime, blues, four-hammers, etc.
Folder 32: Instructional booklet Green, George Hamilton - Ragtime, published by George Green Hamilton., 1924-1926
Introduction pages to Lesson 41 are photocopied. Lesson 42 to the end of the booklet are original paper. Papers have been three hole punched and placed in a 3-ring binder with Hello Dolly! and Murray Spivack on the front.
Folder 33: Instruction booklet, Harr, Haskell W - Drum Method: for Orchestra, for Band, Book I,  published by M M Cole Publishing Co., 1937
Folder 34: Instruction booklet, Harr, Haskell W - Leedy Modern Drum Method, published by M M Cole Publishing Co., 1938
Folder 35: Instruction booklet, Heney, John J - Correct Way to Drum, published by Heney School of Percussion., 1934
Treatise on the material Used in Modern Drumming.
Folder 36: Instruction booklet, Kristufek - Ludwig Tympani Instructor, published by Ludwig and Ludwig., 1930
Part I: Elementary Instruction by Otto Kristufek. Part II by Joseph Zettelman.
Folder 37: Instruction booklet, Krupa, Gene - Drum Method, published by Robbins Music Corporation., 1938
Folder 38: Instruction booklet, Langey, Otto - Tutor for the Side Drum, published by Boosey and Hawkes., 1909
Folder 39: Instruction booklet, Leedy - Leedy Beginners Drum Method, published by Leedy Manufacturing Co., Inc., 1930
Folder 40: Instruction booklet, Ludwig, Wm F - Collection of Drum Solos: March Beats, Duets, and Ensembles, published by WFL Drum Co., 1942
Folder 41: Instruction booklet, Ludwig, Wm F - Complete Drum Instrutor, published by WFL Drum Co., 1942
Folder 42: Instruction booklet, Ludwig, WF Jr - Swing Drumming, published by WFL Drum Co., 1942
Folder 43: Instruction booklet, Mariani, Giuseppe - Metodo Popolare per Tamburo, published by G Recordi Co., undated
Folder 44: Instruction booklet, Moeller, Sanford A - Instrutor in the Art of Snare Drumming, published by Ludwig and Ludwig., 1939
Folder 45: Instruction booklet, Moore, J Burns - Art of Drumming, published by Gold-Moore Publishing Co., 1937
Folder 46: Instruction booklet, Morelo, Joe - New Directions in Rhythm, published by Jomar., 1963
Studies in 3/4 nad 5/4 jazz.
Folder 47: Instruction booklet, Pace, Ralph - Variations in Drumming, published by Ralph C Pace., 1949
Variations of Rudiments and Ideas in Progessive Notation. Parts I-IV.
Folder 48: Instruction booklet, Podemski, Benjamin - Podemskis Standard Snare Drum Method: Including Double Drums and Introduction to Tympani , published by Mills Music., 1940
Complete personalized modern course in percussion studies, including all standard and modern drum strokes, as well as drum solo passages from world-famous concert and symphonic compositions, together with striking exercises for double drumming. An analysis of the Tympani - the instrument, tuning, correct method of playing, rhythm, and beats.
Folder 49: Instruction booklet, Podemski, Benjamin - Podemskis Standard Snare Drum Method: Including Double Drums and Introduction to Timpani, published by Mills Music Co., 1968
Complete personalized modern course in percussion studies, including all standard and modern drum strokes, as well as drum solo passages from world-famous concert and symphonic compositions, together with striking exercises for double drumming. An analysis of the Timpani - the instrument, tuning, correct method of playing, rhythm, and beats.
Folder 50: Instruction booklet, Potter, Henry and Co. - Side Drum Tutor, published by Henry Potter and Co., undated
Folder 51: Instruction booklet, Rich, Buddy and Adler, Henry - Modern Interpretation of Snare Rudiments, published by Embassy Music Corp., 1942
Edited by F Henri Klickmann
Folder 52: Instruction booklet, Rominger, O F - Rominger Modern Drum Method, published by Carl Fischer., undated
Complete course of instruction.
Folder 53: Instruction booklet, Rouland, Sam - Percussion Technique. v. I-V, published by O Pagani and Bro., 1941
v I -Snare Drum and Drum Ensemble. v II - Bass Drums, Tenor Drums, and Cymbals. v III - Modern Drum and Bugle Corps Manual of the Color Guard. v IV - Band and Corps, Roll Offs, Drill Beats, Drum Major Signals, and Swiss Flag Swinging. v V - Tynpani.
Box 2
Folders 52-84
Folder 54: Instruction booklet, Scott, Andrew V - Drumology, Rudimental and Modern Dance Rhythms, published by Wm J Smith Music Co. Inc., 1940
Folder 55: Instruction booklet, Sietz, Fred J - Siets's Modern School of Tympani Playing, published by Leedy Manufacturing Co., 1912
Theoretical and Practical Instruction Book for the Kettledrums with numerous Illustrations and a Collection of the most important passages from Operas and Concert Compositions.
Folder 56: Instruction booklet, Snow, Frank A - Frank A Snow Instructor of Rudimental Drumming., 1928
Includes Fifteen Progressive Reading Exercises for Small Drum. Twenty Martial Beats for Drum Corps, and Twelve Quicksteps for Bugles and Drums.
Folder 57: Instruction booklet, Spinney, Bradley - Encyclopedia of Percussion Instruments and Drumming v 1 - v 2., 1955-59
v 1 Book A - 1955. v 2 Book B - 1959. Volume 2 Book B is signed by author.
Folder 58: Instruction booklet, Sternburg, Simon - Modern Drum Studies, published by Alfred Music Co., 1933
312 Practical Modern American Dance Rhythms, Tango, Rumba, Conga, Beguine, Oriental Dance Rhythms and Symphony Excerpts for Timpani for Snare Drum, Bass Drum, and Timpani. Cuban and Oriental Instruments: Maracas (Shakers), Bongos (Tom-Toms), Claves (Rosewood Sticks), Guiro (Gourd) Chinese Temple Blocks.
Folder 59: Instruction booklet, Stone, George Lawerence - Military Drum Beats for the Drum Corps, published by George B Stone and Son., 1931
Including Individual Exhibition Beats and the Original 26 Rudiments of Drumming.
Folder 60: Instruction booklet, Straight, Edward B - American Drummer, published by Ed b Straight., 1917
Important Drum Solos and Military Street Beats. Including Fife Drum and Bugle Corps Numbers.
Folder 61: Instruction booklet, Wanamaker, Jay A - Alfred Handy Guide: Corps Style Snare Drum Dictionary, published by Alfred Publishing Co., 1941
Complete reference guide which will improve any drummer's control and coordination through use of American and Swiss rudiments. Also contains back sticking, tap sticking, solos, and many other special corps style effects.
Folder 62: Instruction booklet, Webber, Carl - Carl Webber's Rudimentary Method for Drums and Bugles for Private and Class Instruction, published by White-Smith Music Pub Co., 1935
No 1 Drum Section. No 2 Bugle Section. No 3 Pieces and Selections.
Folder 63: Instruction booklet, Weber, Carl - Premier Method for Drums, Fife, Tympani, Orchestra, Bells, and Xylophone, published by J W Pepper., 1897
Folder 64: Instruction booklet, Wilcoxen, Charley - Drum Method, published by Chas S Wilcoxen., 1944
Rudimental and "Swing".
Folder 65: Instruction booklet, Wilcoxon, Charley - Wrist and Finger Stroke Control for the Advanced Drummer, published by Chas S Wilcoxon., 1951
Signed by author.
Folder 66: Instruction booklet, Wilcoxon, Chas - Modern Rudimental Swing Solos for the Advanced Drummer, published by Chas S Wilcoxon., 1941
Folder 67: Instruction booklet, Yoder, Paul - Rubank Elementary Method Drumming, published by Rubank Inc., 1935
A Graded Fundamental Course for Individual or Class Instruction.
Folder 68: Instruction booklet, Wilcoxon, Charley - Modern Rudimental Swing Solos for the Advanced Drummer, published by Ludwig Music., 1979
Folder 69: Instruction booklet, Winner, Septimus - Winner's Eureka Method for the Small Drum and Glockenspiel, published by Oliver Diston Co., 1905
Folder 70: Instruction booklet and score, Unknown., Undated
Hand written and photocopied score. Instruction booklet (partial), Unknown with 21741-106 score plate or publisher number in bottom left hand corner.
Folder 71: Instruction booklet, Unknown.
Photocopied unknown instructions and scores. Most possible written or owned by Charles L White.
Folder 72: Scores, Green, George Hamilton - Xylophone Solos of Famous Sam Fox Successes, published by Sam Fox Pub Co.
Folder 73: Scores, Hamilton, George Green (Xylophone solo arranged by) - Unknown, published by Geo Hamilton Green., 1927
Four individual scores appear to be from same unknown album - Alagonaise from the Ballet "Le Cid" by J. Massenet. Intermezzo Russe by Th. Franke. Chanson Sans Paroles (Song without words) by P. Tschaikowsky, Op. 2, No 3. Polonaise Militaire by Chopin
Folder 74: Scores, Katz, Daum, and Bellson - Three 304th A.S.F. Drum Stompers, published by Katz, Daum, and Bellson., Undated
Three parts - 1st Drummer, 2nd Drummer, and 3rd Drummer.
Folder 75: Scores, N.A.R.D. (compiled by) - 150 Rudimental Drum Solos, published by Ludwig and Ludwig., 1937
Folder 76: Score, Roberts, Chas J (compiled and arranged by) - Album of Overtures v. I - III., Undated
Contains 12 Standard and Classic Overtures by Eminent Composers for Orchestra. Especially adapted for small combninations and playable for violin pianao, trio, quartet, or any other combination of instruments with piano. One photocopy of v. 1.
Folder 77: Scores, Roberts, Charles J (compiled and arranged by) - Carl Fischer Grand Opera Album, published by Carl Fischer., Undated
Containing Selection of the Best Known Operas. All Parts are Fully Cued and Specially Arranged so as to be Practical for Large or Small Combinations with or without Piano Accompaniment. Equally Effective for Violin and Piano of Any Combination of Three of Four Instruments.
Folder 78: Scores, Sousa, John, Philip - Sousa's Favorite March Book for the Modern Band, published by Carl Fischer. Three Marines Hymn from selected arrangements., Undated, 1943-1962
Mini scores. Individual Marine Hymns - Undated, arranged by Ed Chenette. 1943, arranged by David Bennett. 1962, arranged by Paul Yoder.
Folder 79: Scores, Unknown - Charts, published by Unkown., Undated
Housed in an envelope named Charts. Photocopied scores from selected sources.
Folder 80: Personal papers, California address list of Drummers., Undated
Folder 81: Personal papers, Scrapbook., Undated
Clippings of articles, methods, instruction, printed and handwritten scores in a black 3-ring binder.
Folder 82: Personal papers, 3-ring binder dividers numbered 1-24., Undated
Folder 83: Personal papers, Empty 3-ring binders., Undated
Frank A Snow - Herbert L Clark's Band, Murray Spivack on front of binder. Louis Bellson - Musical Drummer, Murray Spivack on front of other binder.
Folder 84: Personal papers, Allegro Newspaper Clippings., 1974-75
Percussion Artistry by Brad Spinney and Rapid Road to Reading Music by Alfred K Pantzer.


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