Finding Aid for the Monday Evening Concerts of Los Angeles Programs, 1971-

Processed by Dan Luckenbill; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Monday Evening Concerts of Los Angeles Programs, 1971-

Collection number: 1160

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Dan Luckenbill, June 1975
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, November 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Monday Evening Concerts of Los Angeles Programs,
Date (inclusive): 1971-
Collection number: 1160
Creator: Monday Evening Concerts of Los Angeles
Extent: 2 boxes (1.0 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: The Monday Evening Concerts, first known as Evenings on the Roof, began in 1939 under the direction of Peter Yates. The concerts featured chamber music and experimental works. The collection consists of programs for the Monday Evening Concerts of Los Angeles presented at the Los Angeles Museum of Art (1971/72-1982/83 seasons).
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

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Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Monday Evening Concerts.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Monday Evening Concerts of Los Angeles Programs (Collection 1160). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

The Monday Evening Concerts, first known as Evenings on the Roof, began in 1939 under the direction of Peter Yates; concerts featured his wife Frances Mullen, among others, playing chamber music and other experimental works; Yates retired from the series, but the concerts continued under the direction of Lawrence Morton (1954-71) and Dorrance Stalvey (1971- ).

Scope and Content

Collection consists of programs for the Monday Evening Concerts of Los Angeles presented at the Los Angeles Museum of Art (1971/72-1982/83 seasons).

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Monday Evening Concerts of Los Angeles.
Concerts--California--Los Angeles.
Programs.

Related Material

  • Monday evening concerts [oral history transcript] / Lawrence Morton, interviewee. UCLA Oral History Dept. interview, 1966. Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.
  • Evenings on the roof, 1939-1954 [oral history transcript] / Peter Yates, interviewee. UCLA Oral History Department interview, 1967. Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.
  • Lawrence Morton Collection of Materials Relating to the Monday Evening Concerts (Collection 965). Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.

Container List

 

Programs. Los Angeles, ca. 1971-

Creator/Collector: Monday Evening Concerts
Physical Description: (1 box)

Scope and Content Note

Monday Evening Concerts of chamber and experimental works began in 1939 as Evenings on the Roof. In 1954 the present series began. For materials prior to 1971, see Collectoin 965. Moton, Lawrence, 1904- . Materials relating to Monday Evening Concerts, Los Angeles, ca. 1950-1971.
  • 1. Music - California - Los Angeles