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Ruth T. Watanabe Special Collections

History Collection

Rare Books and Music

Eastman School of Music Archives

  • This area is under construction.

Archival collections on deposit

The Ruth T. Watanabe Special Collections department is host repository of the archival papers of the following associations and entities:

      • New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA)  since 1992
      • International Horn Society (IHS)  since 1997
      • Isabel McNeill Carley Library of the American Orff-Schulwerk Association (AOSA)  since 2001
      • Music Theory Society of New York State (MTSNYS)  since 2002
      • The Commissioning Project (TCP)   since 2003
      • Society for Chamber Music in Rochester (SCMR)  since 2003
      • Music Publishers Association (MPA)  since 2005
      • Chamber Music America  (CMA)  since 2012
      • Rochester Flute Association  since 2012 

Please contact the Special Collections department for further information.