Guide to the Sandor Salgo Papers SC0870

Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
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Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu


Title: Sandor Salgo Papers
Identifier/Call Number: SC0870
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 74.0 Linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1939-2005
creator: Salgo, Sandor.
creator: Salgo, Sandor.

 

Original Accession Accession ARCH-2007-151

Box 1

Newsprint

Box 2

Loose papers

Box 3

Photographs

Box 4, Folder 1

Marin Symphony 3/23/80 clipping

Box 4, Folder 2

Office (miscellaneous correspondence)

Box 4, Folder 3

Lectures, assorted correspondence

Box 4, Folder 4

J. S. Bach Golden Chair

Box 4, Folder 5

Casper, G. – correspondence, 1997-2005

Box 4, Folder 6

Colburn correspondence (Isaac Stern)

Box 4, Folder 7

Germany, assorted correspondence 1977-91

Box 4, Folder 8

East Berlin correspondence 1978-82

Box 4, Folder 9

Fan mail 1994-98

Box 4, Folder 10

Retirement 1974

Box 4, Folder 11

Fan mail (Stanford) 1956-91

Box 4, Folder 12

1955 (several family letters 1955 and one letter from 1939)

Box 4, Folder 13

Unlabeled (correspondence)

Box 4, Folder 14

Marin 2002

Box 4, Folder 15

Montana (2 letters from Richard Drake) 1991

Box 4, Folder 16

Suitner, Otmar, correspondence 1973-78

Box 4, Folder 17

Carmel (clippings) 1964-66

Box 4, Folder 18

Carmel retirement 1991 (correspondence)

Box 4, Folder 19

Fan mail Carmel 1961-99

Box 4, Folder 20

Fan mail Marin

Box 4, Folder 21

Fan mail Modesto

Box 4, Folder 22

Fan mail miscellaneous

Box 4, Folder 23

Carmel, clippings 1956-63

Box 4, Folder 24

Carmel, clippings 1967

Box 4, Folder 25

Carmel, clippings 1968

Box 4, Folder 26

Carmel, clippings 1969

Box 4, Folder 27

Carmel, clippings 1970

Box 4, Folder 28

Carmel, clippings 1971

Box 4, Folder 29

Carmel, clippings 1972-73

Box 4, Folder 31

Carmel, clippings 1974

Box 4, Folder 32

Carmel, clippings 1975

Box 4, Folder 33

Carmel, clippings 1976

Box 4, Folder 34

Carmel, clippings 1977

Box 4, Folder 35

Carmel, clippings 1978

Box 4, Folder 36

Carmel, clippings 1979

Box 4, Folder 37

Carmel, clippings 1980

Box 4, Folder 38

Carmel, clippings 1981

Box 4, Folder 39

Carmel, clippings 1982

Box 4, Folder 40

Carmel, clippings 1983

Box 4, Folder 40

Carmel, clippings 1985

Box 4, Folder 42

Carmel, clippings 1986

Box 4, Folder 43

Carmel, clippings 1987

Box 4, Folder 44

Carmel, clippings 1988

Box 4, Folder 45

Carmel, clippings 1989

Box 4, Folder 46

Carmel, clippings 1990

Box 4, Folder 47

Carmel, clippings 1991

Box 4, Folder 48

Carmel, clippings 1996-97

Box 5

Files (about half is clippings of reviews of performances in Marin, Modesto, San Jose, Stanford, etc., 1957-88; rest is programs from Carmel Bach Festival, 1965-92)

Box 6

Files (includes programs and a few other items from Marin Symphony, Modesto Symphony, San Jose Symphony, and Stanford concerts; miscellaneous correspondence; research on T. Jefferson; correspondence with Darius Milhaud, 1965-72)

Box 7

Binders and bound objects

Box 8

Loose papers; programs and ephemera from several orchestras and from other miscellaneous performances

Box 9

Assorted papers, one binder, correspondence (mostly still in envelopes), card file index, button "I Go for Salgo"

Box 10

Letter from Albert Einstein; packet of travel materials (mostly newsprint); assorted papers (possibly some certificates); Album "The Salgo Years Marin Symphony 1956-1989" [mostly programs]; binder of notes and registrations for Salgo Lectures 1996; photo album Music of Beethoven in Honor of Founders' Day 1974; album "Johann Sebastian Bach Golden Chair to honor Maestro Sandor and Priscilla Salgo Carmel Bach Festival" [list of names 1992]

Box 11

Assorted papers (programs, correspondence, clippings, etc.); 2 books: vocal score to Puccini's La Boheme and Henry N. Switten's Living Musical Theory, First Volume (1943 – self-published course book, inscribed to Salgo); Modesto Symphony Orchestra programs 1976-1987

Box 12

Marin Symphony programs 1969-1988; Marin Symphony Guild programs 1957-69; Carmel Bach Festival Programs 1954-1991; framed item "Priscilla" [1991 printed piece on her name]

Box 13

Assorted programs, publicity (including a small amount of newsprint), and other papers 1940-; 1 reel of audiotape: Side 1 Jean Gilles "Te Deum", Side II Jean Gilles "Requiem" copied from a record

Box 14

Assorted files, programs, and loose papers; Notebook on orchestration; album of congratulatory letters re Marin Symphony; small notebook "Love Notes to Maestro Salgo"; notes on Bach, Samuel Barber, and other topics not clearly noted

Box 15

Newsprint 1940s-70s

Box 16

photos from Bach Festival; hand-made portfolio "Maggie & Jiggs 1971" containing music for a skit about behind-the-scenes at the Carmel Bach Festival; and drawing of a costume [flat box]

Box 17

Plaques:

Box 17

San Jose Symphony Orchestra in recognition…

Box 17

CA State Assembly in appreciation…music conductor of the Modesto Symphony May 1986

Box 17

Association of CA Symphony Orchestras, in honor of contributions to classical music…August 12, 2000

Box 17

Carmel-by-the-Sea City Council in appreciation August 1991

Box 17

Modesto Symphony Guild…May 12, 1988

Box 17

CA State University, Stanislaus, in appreciation…September 1986

Box 17

Framed poem written for ACSO luncheon in honor of Salgo, August 12, 2000

Box 17

Ceremonial key to the City of Modesto

Box 18

Annotated books from Salgo's library (on Bach):

Box 18

Adrich, Putnam. Ornamentation in J. S. Bach's Organ Works

Box 18

Bach, the Journal of the Riemenschneider Bach Institute. Spring 1990, Spring-Summer 1991

Box 18

Bach-Händel-Schütz-Ehrung der DDR 1985 : V. Internationales Bachfest in Verbindung mit dem 60. Bachfest der Neuen Bachgesellschaft, Leipzig, 19. bis 27. März 1985

Box 18

Bachforschung und Bachinterpretation heute : Wissenschaftler und Praktiker im Dialog : Bericht über das Bachfest-Symposium 1978 der Philipps-Universität Marburg

Box 18

Boult, Adrian Cedric. The St. Matthew Passion; its preparation and performance

Box 18

Chailley, Jacques. Les passions de J.-S. Bach

Box 18

David, Hans Theodore. J. S. Bach's Musical Offering

Box 18

Durr, Alfred. De Kantaten von Johann Sebastian Bach. Band 1, Band 2

Box 18

Durr, Alfred. Performance Practice of Bach's Cantatas. American Choral Review

Box 18

Geiringer, Karl. Johann Sebastian Bach, the Culmination of an Era

Box 18

Geiringer, Karl. Symbolism in the Music of Bach

Box 18

Gerber, Rudolf. Bachs Brandenburgische Konzerte

Box 18

Marshall, Robert L. The Music of Johann Sebastian Bach

Box 18

Mellers, Wilfrid. Bach and the Dance of God

Box 18

Reinhart, Walther. Die Auffuhrung der Johannes-Passion von J. S. Bach

Box 18

Riemenschneider, Albert. The use of the Flutes in the Works of J. S. Bach

Box 18

Schrade, Leo. Bach, the conflict between the sacred and the secular.

Box 18

Schwendowius, Barbara, ed. Johann Sebastian Bach: Life, Times, Influence

Box 18

Terry, Charles Sanford. Bach, the passions. Book I and Book II

Box 18

Whittaker, W. Gillies. The Cantatas of Johann Sebastian Bach, Vol. I and II

Box 18

Wolff, Christoph. Bach, Essays on His Life and Music

Box 19

Annotated books from Salgo's library (on Beethoven, Berlioz, Haydn, Handel, Rameau):

Box 19

Bairstow, Handel's Oratorio "The Messiah"

Box 19

Beethoven : Fidelio

Box 19

Burnham, Scott. Beethoven Hero

Box 19

Holoman, D. Kern. Berlioz

Box 19

Hughes, Rosemary. Haydn String Quartets

Box 19

Kerman, Joseph. The Beethoven Quartets

Box 19

Kinderman, William. Beethoven

Box 19

Larsen, Jens Peter. Handel's Messiah

Box 19

Larsen, Jens Peter. Handel Studies

Box 19

Mellers, Wilfrid. Beethoven and the Voice of God

Box 19

Pischner, Hans. Die Harmonielehre Jean-Philippe Rameaus

Box 19

Tovey, Donald Francis. Beethoven

Box 19

Tyson, Alan, ed. Beethoven Studies

Box 19

Weingartner, Don Felix. Ratschlage dur Auffuhrungen der Symphonien Beethovens

Box 20

Annotated books from Salgo's library (on Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky, Dutilleux, conducting):

Box 20

Bamberger, Carl, ed. The Conductor's Art

Box 20

Berlioz, Hector. The Orchestral Conductor

Box 20

Blom, Eric. Tchaikovsky Orchestral works

Box 20

Braunbehrens, Volkmar. Mozart in Vienna 1781-1791

Box 20

Dent, Edward J. Mozart's Operas

Box 20

Einstein, Alfred. Mozart, his character and work

Box 20

Girdlestone, Cuthbert. Mozart and His Piano Concertos

Box 20

Jacob, Gordon. Orchestral Technique

Box 20

Rimsky-Korsakow, Nicolas. Principles of Orchestration

Box 20

Lang, Paul Henry, ed. The Creative World of Mozart

Box 20

Lang, Paul Henry, ed. Stravinsky, a new appraisal of his work

Box 20

Prout, Ebenzer. The Orchestra, Volume II Orchestral Combination

Box 20

Rudolf, Max. The Grammar of Conducting

Box 20

Zodiaque, January 1893 (issue on Henri Dutilleux)

Box 21

Annotated books from Salgo's library (on music appreciation, music history, etc.):

Box 21

Bagar, Robert. The Concert Companion, a comprehensive guide to symphonic music

Box 21

Blume, Friedrich. Classic and Romantic Music, a comprehensive survey

Box 21

Boyden, David D. The History of Violin Playing from its Origins to 1761

Box 21

Bukofzer, Manfred F. Music in the Baroque Era from Monteverdi to Bach

Box 21

Busch, Fritz. Aus dem leben eines Musikers

Box 21

Busoni, Ferruccio. Sketch of a New Esthetic of Music

Box 21

Cannon, Beekman C., et. al. The Art of Music

Box 21

Copland, Aaron. What to Listen for in Music

Box 22

Annotated books from Salgo's library (on music appreciation, music history, etc.):

Box 22

Daniels, David. Orchestral Music, a Source Book

Box 22

Dart, Thurston. The Interpretation of Music

Box 22

Decker, Harold A., ed. Choral Conducting, A Symposium

Box 22

Donington, Robert. The Interpretation of Early Music

Box 22

Drinker Library of Choral Music [a catalogue and an article on]

Box 22

Einstein, Alfred. A Short History of Music

Box 22

Einstein, Alfred. Music in the Romantic Era

Box 22

Ford, Newell F. Peter Quince's Orchestra

Box 22

Grout, Donald Jay. A History of Western Music

Box 22

Hermann Fretzschmar. Dem Behrunder Moderner Hermeneutik

Box 22

Haggin, B. H. The Toscanini Musicians Knew

Box 22

Hindemith, Paul. A Concentrated Course in Traditional Harmony

Box 22

Hofstadter, Douglas R. Godel, Escher, Bach: an Eternal Golden Braid

 

Scores used in performances Accession ARCH-2008-150

Scope and Contents note

Partial listing of boxes 1-8 only
Box 1

Sibelius, Symphony No. 2 in D Major Op. 43, Orchestra score

Box 1

Virgil Thomson, Symphony No. 2 in C Major, Orchestral Score

Box 1

Heuwell Tircuit, Concerto for Violin and Ten Wind Instruments; commissioned for Music at the Vineyards, 1971. In memorium: Norman Fromm

Box 1

Heuwell Tircuit, Fantasias [Concerto No. 4] for orchestra. To Joe Castaneda. With cover note from Tircuit

Box 1

Mark Volkert, Ceyx and Alcyone; a Tone Poem for Large Orchestra.

Box 1

Vivaldi: Sinfonia ("Al Santo Sepolcro")

Box 1

Vivaldi: Four Seasons. La Primavera

Box 1

Vivaldi: Four Seasons. L'Estate

Box 1

Vivaldi: Four Seasons. L'Inverno

Box 2

Charles Cushing, Cereus, Poem for Orchestra 1960. Commissioned by the San Francisco Symphony Association. Includes letter to Salgo with notes on performance, Feb. 1967

Box 2

Walter Piston, The Incredible Flutist Suite

Box 2

Francis Poulenc, Gloria pour Soprano solo, Choeur mixte et Orchestre

Box 2

Rachmaninoff, Rapsodie on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43

Box 2

Respighi, Pini de Roma, Poema sinfonico

Box 2

Rodrigo, Fantasia para un Gentilhombre, guitar

Box 2

Robert Schumann, Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54

Box 3

Mozart, Exsultate Jubilate Motet K. 165, piano – vocal score

Box 3

Mozart, Kyrie in d fur chor, orchester und orgel. KV 341

Box 3

Mozart, Mass in C K. 427 Vol. I; Kyrie Gloria

Box 3

Mozart, Mass in C K. 427 Vol. II;

Box 3

Mozart, Mass in C K. 427 Vol. III;

Box 3

Mozart, Les Petits Riens. K.V. anh I. 10. Ballet (Paris, 1778)

Box 3

Mozart, Symphony No. 19 in E flat. K 132

Box 3

Mozart, Vesperae Solennes K 339

Box 3

Wayne Peterson, Trilogy for Chamber Orchestra. Commissioned by Music at the Vineyards

Box 4

Mozart, Arie "Vorrei spiegarvi, oh Dio" K.418

Box 4

[composer missing], March from La Clemenza di Tito recessional

Box 4

Mozart, The Abduction from The Seraglio, Act II, Nos. 8-14

Box 4

Mozart, The Abduction from The Seraglio, Act [not noted], Nos. 15-16

Box 4

Mozart, The Abduction from The Seraglio, Act III, Nos. 17-21

Box 4

Mozart, Figaro, The Countess" Recit and Aria, No. 19

Box 4

Mozart, Flute Concerto No. 2, D Major, K-314

Box 4

Mozart, Concerto for Horn #2 in E Flat, K 417

Box 4

Mozart, Concert aria "Chi'o Mi Scordi di te?" K 505

Box 4

Mozart, Exsultate Jubilate Motet K. 165 full score

Box 4

Mozart, Symphonie Nr. 35, K.V. 385

Box 5

Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major. K 467

Box 5

J. D. Zelenka, Missaeultima Secundia Mass 1740/41

Box 5

Mark Volkert, Symphony; commissioned by the Marin Symphony Orchestra, 1986

Box 5

Vivaldi, Gloria; edited by Mason Martens

Box 5

Williams, R. Vaughan, Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Box 5

Tunder, Franz, Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott

Box 5

Copland, Aaron, Lincoln Portrait for speaker and orchestra. Full score

Box 6

Stravinsky, Firebird Ballet Suite (1945) Score

Box 6

Mendelssohn, Felix, Symphony No. 3 ("Scotch") Op. 56. Orchestra Score

Box 6

Fine, Irving, Notturno for Strings and Harp

Box 6

Haydn, Joseph, Concerto – Violoncello and Orchestra D Major – Op. 101

Box 7

Humperdinck, Engelbert, Hansel and Gretel. Act I & II

Box 7

Humperdinck, Engelbert, Hansel and Gretel. Act III & IV

Box 7

Giuliani, Mauro, Terzo concerto in fa maggiore per chitarra e orchestra, Op. 70

Box 7

Glinka, M.I., Russlan and Ludmilla Overture

Box 7

Gershwin, Concert in F for Piano and Orchestra

Box 7

Grieg, Edward, Piano Concerto in A Minor

Box 8

Respighi, Ottorino, Trittico Botticelliano

Box 8

Beethoven, Romanze F-Dur fur Violine und Orchester Op. 50

Box 8

Bach, Brandenburg 3

Box 8

Schutz, Heinrich, Fili mi, Absalon. SWV 269

Box 8

Caldara. Giuoco del Quadriglia

Box 8

Schubert, Franz, Mass D. 950, in E-Flat. Full Score

Box 8

Rossini, G., Sonata (Terza) (1804)

Box 8

Shostakovich, Symphony No. 1, Op. 10

Box 8

Caldara, Antonio, Cruxifixus; for Sixteen-part Chorus of Mixed Voices

 

Audio Recordings Accession ARCH-2010-025

Box 1

Rehearsals and performances; list and survey notes inside each box 1974-1998

Physical Description: 132.0 audiocassette(s)
Box 1

Marin Symphony 1980 Jan 24

General Physical Description note: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Stanford Symphony Orchestra 1972, 1974

General Physical Description note: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Rhythmicana 1971 Dec 3

General Physical Description note: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
 

Rhythmicana, Side B (stereo), 1971 Dec 3

 

Rhythmicana, Side A (mono)

Box 2

Marin Symphony Feb. 5, 1967

General Physical Description note: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Andrew Imbrie

General Physical Description note: 3 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Peter and the Wolf (no narration)

General Physical Description note: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Fairy Queen

General Physical Description note: 2 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Choral piece with orchestra

General Physical Description note: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Gabrieli, G. Canzon per sonar noni toni

General Physical Description note: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Marin Symphony Orchestra Feb. 11, 1968

General Physical Description note: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)