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Dr. Edwin Gordon Archive

Ephemera - Brochures

Large collection of conference programs, brochures, and fliers from Gordon's engagements throughout the United States and much of Europe and Asia. Also includes music examples he has collected from various cultures, as well as many other interesting memorabilia. Over one thousand indexed letters and other correspondence to and from Dr. Gordon are housed in the Archive. Carol Gordon kept meticulous documentation of his work between 1961 and 1995. Contents of these files and scrapbooks as well as collected material from the past decade are kept in chronological vertical files. International items are arranged by country name.

Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College/CUNY in Flushing, NY. Calendar of Events--Spring 1983. (Two copies)
American Choral Directors Association. National Convention held in Louisville, KY, 8-11 March 1989.
American Music Conference. "Music and Your Child: The Importance of Music to Children's Development." AMC, 1988. (Nine copies)
American Orff-Schulwerk Association. "Heartland Horizons: The Future of Music Education." Nineteenth National Conference held in Kansas City, MO, 23-27 October 1985. Includes two copies of photocopied report by Carolee Stewart in Orff Echo.
"The Biology of Music Making Presents an International Conference: Music and Child Development." Held at the University of Colorado at Denver, 7-11 July 1987.
Castleton State College. "Learning Theories Applied to the Teaching and Learning of Music," by Dr. Edwin E. Gordon. One-week graduate seminar, 25-29 June 1990.
Children's Music Academy. Research-based music program for mothers and children, birth through age 4, Lockport, NY, [2007].
Columbia College, Department of Art. "Dr. Edwin Gordon: From the Inside Out." About Dr. Gordon's two- and three-dimensional works. [2006].
Columbia College, Department of Music. "Dr. Edwin Gordon: Music Learning Theory and Audiation." 3 semester hour graduate course, Fall 2006. (Two copies)
Dalcroze Institute. The Fourth Annual Dalcroze Institute at The Juilliard School, 21 July-8 August 1997.
D'Angelo, Karen, Jeannine Joseph, and Robin Parkinson. "Children's Music Academy of Western New York." [2008].
Early Childhood Music Education Summer Workshop held in Charlotte, NC, 13-16 June 1993. (Two copies)
Eastman School of Music. 1981 Eastman Summer Institutes in Music Education.
Eastman School of Music. Music Education Department. Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Eastman School. Lectures given by Wilfried Gruhn, Chairman of Music Education at Hochschüle für Music in Freiburg, Germany and Edwin Gordon, Distinguished Professor in Residence at The University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina. 25 March and 3 May 1997.
Edgewood College in Madison, WI. Music Educators Workshop, 26-29 July 1976. Learning Theory Applied to Music Edcuation with Edwin Gordon.
European Council of International Schools. "Introducing ECIS." n.p.: ECIS, March 1997.
Fort Hays State University Department of Music. 1988 Summer Workshops.
GIA Publications, Inc. "Primary Measures of Music Audiation: A Music Aptitude Test for Kindergarten and Primary Grade Children by Edwin E. Gordon," n.d. (Two copies)
Gordon Institute for Music Learning. "Announcing . . . Sid on Stage: A Glimpse of the Big Band Era." Norristown, PA: GIML, [1995]. (Two copies) Includes materials used by Gordon for interview with Sid Weiss.
Gordon Institute for Music Learning. "Announcing 1st International Music Learning Theory Conference: Awakening the World Through Audiation." Held in Dayton, OH, 8-9 August 2007. (Four copies) Stored in conference packet.
Gordon Institute for Music Learning. "Gordon Institute for Music Learning." n.d. Two brochures. (Two copies of each) Filed at front of brochures/programs.
Gordon Institute for Music Learning. GIML Mastership Level I and II Certification Workshops, Summer 2000.
Gordon Institute for Music Learning. GIML Mastership Level I Certification Workshops, Summer 2002.
Gordon Institute for Music Learning. GIML Membership Information [1998-1999]. Narberth, PA: GIML, 1998. (Seven copies)
Gordon Institute for Music Learning. GIML Membership Information [2002-2003]. Conshohocken, PA: GIML, 2002.
Gordon Institute for Music Learning. Summer Seminar in Music Learning Theory. Held in Rensselaerville, NY, 31 July-5 August 1991. "Sugarloaf Revisited" at the Conference. (Six copies)
Gordon, Edwin E. "Introduction to Music Learning Theory." Weekend Workshop held in Ocean Grove, NJ, 1-3 May 1987. (Four copies)
Gordon, Edwin E. "Learning Theory in the 1980's for Music Educators." Invitational Conference Series held at the Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza, 10-11 April 1981. Includes memo confirming attendance.
Gordon, Edwin E. "Music Learning Theory." Weekend Seminars for Music Teachers held at the House by the Sea in Ocean Grove, NJ, 6-8 May 1988. (Two copies)
Gordon, Edwin E., and Mary Ellen Pinzino. "A Seminar Bridging Music Learning Theory & Practice," held in Homewood, IL, 10-14 June 1991. (Three copies)
Hamline University Center of Contemporary Music Education. Courses for Summer 1985 held in St. Paul, MN. (Two copies)
Holy Name Seminary in Madison, WI. Music Educators Workshop, 15-22 June 1975.
Indiana State University. "Edwin E. Gordon Featuring His Music Learning Theory and Jump Right In: The Music Curriculum." Summer Music Workshops, 5-11 August 1990.
Indiana University School of Music. "Seminar: International Perspectives in Music Education Research." 27 July-1 August 1978.
Indiana University School of Music. "Symposium on Measurement and Evaluation in Music Education." 20-22 June 1991. (Four copies)
Kent State University. "Music and Young Children: A One-Day Conference." 31 March 1979.
Lehigh Carbon Community College. "Unlock the Magic of a Child's Imagination." 10th Annual Week of the Young Child, 15-19 April 1997.
Michigan State University School of Music. "Developing Audiation Skills: Helping Your Kids Hear the Notation They See." Saturday Seminar with Edwin Gordon, 5 February 2000. (Two copies)
Michigan State University School of Music. "Introduction to Music Learning Theory." Saturday Seminar with Edwin Gordon, 23 February 2002.
Michigan State University School of Music. "New Dimensions for Music Learning Theory: Two Summer Seminars with Dr. Edwin E. Gordon," 7-12 and 14-19 July 2002. (Nine copies)
Michigan State University School of Music. Summer Session 1997.
Mid East Suffolk Teacher Center Course Offerings, Fall 1988. Catalog excerpt.
Minnesota Music Educators Association. MMEA Fifty-First Annual Mid-Winter In-Service Clinic held in Minneapolis, 21-23 February 1985.
Music Educators National Conference. "Chicago, Chicago . . ." Forty-Ninth National In-Service Conference held in Chicago, 21-24 March 1984.
Music Educators National Conference. "Go Chicagoing with MENC." Twenty-Sixth National Biennial In-Service Conference held in Chicago, 12-16 April 1978.
Music Educators National Conference. "Music: Basic and Beyond." MENC Eastern Division Twenty-Seventh Biennial Meeting held in Kiamesha Lake, NY, 29 March-1 April 1981.
Music Educators National Conference. "Prekindergarten Music Education Standards: Guidelines for Early-Childhood Educators, Music Specialists, Parents, and Day-Care Providers." Reston, VA: MENC, 1995.
Music Educators National Conference. 1988 Meeting of the MENC. "America takes note 150" Music in our schools, the first 150 years. Fifty-First National In-Sevice Conference held in Indianapolis, IN, 20-23 April 1988.
Music Educators National Conference. 1993 MENC Division Conferences. Northwest Division held in Portland, OR, 12-14 February 1993, and Eastern Division held in Springfield, MA, 19-21 March 1993.
"Music Literacy: A Basic in Education." Conference held in Montgomery, AL, 19-20 January 1979.
National Music Clinic. NMC and Symposium held in Philadelphia, 31 January-2 February 1991. (Four copies)
New England Conservatory. NEC Summer School, 3 June-6 August 1991.
New Jersey Music Educators Association. "Music '80." Held in Cranford, 10-11 February 1980.
The New York State Summer Music Conference held in Buffalo, 7-9 August 2005.
Oklahoma Bandmaster's Association. Second Annual Convention held in Oklahoma City, 25-28 July 1967.
Organization of American Kodály Educators. "From Folksong to Masterwork." OAKE Sixth Annual National Conference held in Bloomington, IN, 29 February-2 March 1980.
Organization of American Kodály Educators. "Learning Theory," by Dr. Edwin E. Gordon. OAKE Seventh Annual Conference held in Baltimore, 3-5 April 1981. Excerpt only. Includes lecture supplement.
Organization of American Kodály Educators. "Partners in Artistry." IKS/OAKE Conference 1993 (Eleventh International Kodály Society Symposium and Nineteenth OAKE Conference) held at The Hartt School, University of Hartford, 8-15 August 1993. (Two copies)
Prentice-Hall. "5 Texts for Music Education," n.d.
Prentice-Hall. Psychology of Music Teaching, by Edwin Gordon. 1971.
State University of New York at Buffalo. "Contemporary Concepts in Music Education: Two New Degree Programs at SUNY/Buffalo." 1973-1974. (Two copies)
State University of New York at Buffalo. "How Students Learn Music." Summer Music Education Workshops at the Department of Music, Summer 1974.
State University of New York at Buffalo."How Students Learn Music." Summer Music Education Workshops at the Department of Music, Summer 1976.
Temple University. "Celebrating Excellence." TU Music Prep Fall 1997 Catalog.
Temple University. "How to Teach Music through Learning Theory." A Summer Seminar with Dr. Edwin E. Gordon. 28 June-2 July, 1980. (1st Sugarloaf Conference)
Temple University. "Musically Talented Children and Current Legislation." Ninth Annual Music Education Conference, 20 October 1979.
Temple University."How to Teach Music Through Learning Theory: A Summer Seminar with Dr. Edwin E. Gordon." Held at the Albert M. Greenfield Conference Center at Sugar Loaf, 28 June-2 July 1980. 1st Sugarloaf Conference. (Four copies)
Temple University. Saturday Institutes for Contemporary Issues in Music Education. Seventh Annual Series, February-March 1980.
Temple University. Temple University Music Prep, 1988.
Texas Christian University. "A Seminar in Learning Theory Applied to the Teaching of Music," by Edwin E. Gordon. 11-16 June 1989.
Texas Tech University School of Music. "A Seminar in Learning Theory Applied to the Teaching of Music," by Edwin E. Gordon. 6-11 August 1989. (Five copies) Includes schedule.
University of Arizona School of Music. 1986 Summer Study in Tucson. (Two copies)
University of Arizona School of Music. 1988 Summer Study in Tucson.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. "Third Master Teacher Award Program," 11-13 March 1987. Schedule of events.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Music Education Workshops: Applied Learning Theories, Summer 1987. Catalog excerpt.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm '85. Includes "Learning Theories Applied to the Teaching and Learning of Music," by Edwin Gordon, 22-26 July 1985. Catalog excerpt.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm '96. Catalog excerpt.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm '97. Catalog.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm 1991.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm 1992.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm 1993.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm 1994.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm 1995.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Summerterm '96.
University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music. Week-Long Workshops for Music Educators held at Hartt School of Music, Summer 1989. Catalog excerpt.
University of Iowa Press. "[Experimental] Research in the Psychology of Music: 7," 1971.
University of Iowa Press. "Experimental Research in the Psychology of Music." Studies in the Psychology of Music, volume 6. 1970. (Five copies)
University of Iowa Press. "Experimental Research in the Psychology of Music: 8," 1972.
University of Iowa Press. "Experimental Research in the Psychology of Music: 9," 1974.
University of Iowa Press. "Studies in the Psychology of Music." Advertising volumes 8-10, n.d. (One copy and one photocopy)
University of Iowa, Bureau of Educational Research and Service. "Iowa Tests of Music Literacy," [1970].
University of Iowa, Bureau of Educational Research and Service. "Iowa Tests of Music Literacy: A New, Multi-Level Concept of Musical Achievement Testing," n.d.
University of Michigan School of Music. "Audiation and Its Relationship to Music Aptitude Testing" and "Learning Theory Applied to the Teaching of Music," by Edwin Gordon. Workshop, 11 September 1992. (Four copies
University of Michigan School of Music. "Learning Theory, Skills, and Applications to Teaching Elementary Instrumental and General Music," by Edwin Gordon. 1977 National Teacher Education Institute. Workshop, 20-30 June 1977.
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. "UNC Charlotte Children's Music Development Center: Designed to Develop the Music Abilities of Children in the First Years of Life." UNC Charlotte Office of Public Information and Publications, September 1992.
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Early Childhood Music Education Summer Workshop, 13-16 June 1993.
University of Oklahoma School of Music. "A Seminar in Learning Theory Applied to the Teaching of Music," by Edwin E. Gordon. 20-25 July 1986. (Three copies)
University of Oklahoma School of Music. "A Seminar in Learning Theory Applied to the Teaching of Music," by Edwin E. Gordon. 30 June-5 July 1985. (Four copies) Includes letter of appreciation from John Feierabend.
University of Redlands School of Music. "Edwin E. Gordon: Scholar in Residence." Events held 12-17 October 1996. (Two copies)
University of Redlands School of Music. "Music at Redlands." 1996-97 Season Calendar.
University of South Carolina School of Music. "Summer '92." Summer Courses and Special Workshops, 1992. Catalog excerpt.
University of Tennessee. "The Application of Research to Teaching in Classrooms and Conducting Performance Groups," by Dr. Edwin Gordon. Two-day symposium, 13-14 May 1988. (Three copies)
University of Tennessee. "Symposium on Teaching Music in the Classroom: Applying the Research," by Dr. Edwin Gordon, Dr. James O. Mintz, and Dr. Anthony J. Palmer. Held in Knoxville, 8 May 1987.
University of Wisconsin-Madison. "School of Music of The University of Wisconsin-Madison Dedicatory Events." 1-23 November 1969. Celebrating the dedicatory year of the Humanities Building.
University of Wisconsin-Madison. "Summer Symposia: Exceptional Learners Deserve Exceptional Music Teachers." 22-24 and 29-30 June [1976]. (Two copies)
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. "A Seminar in Learning Theory Applied to the Teaching of Music," by Edwin E. Gordon. 15-19 June 1987. (Five copies)
VanderCook College of Music. "MECA (Music Education Centers of America) Starting Summer 1990."
VanderCook College of Music. 1991 Summer Course Schedule. (Two copies)
VanderCook College of Music. Summer 1986 Continuing Education Courses and Workshops and Summer Graduate Program for Instrumental, Choral, String and General Music Teachers.
VanderCook College of Music. Summer 1988 Symposiums, Courses & Workshops for Instrumental, Choral, Strings, and General Music Teachers.
VanderCook College of Music. Summer 1989 Symposiums & Courses for Instrumental, Choral, Strings, and General Music Teachers.
Washington University. "Summer Music at Washington University, St. Louis." 17 June-24 July and 25 July-30 August 1968.
Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. "Frontiers of Music Education" and "Workshops in the Development of Aesthetic Sensitivity," 19 June-29 July 1967.
Westminster Choir College, The School of Music of Rider College. "Summer Session 1994."
Westminster Choir College. MENC."Edwin E. Gordon." Events held on 8 February 2002.