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Dr. Edwin Gordon Archive

Ephemera - Gordon's "Audiation"

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.

Gordon, Edwin E. Learning Theory, Patterns, and Music. Tometic Associates, 1975. Photocopy of title page and preface with accompanying note by Carol Gordon explaining first appearance in print of the term "audiation."
"Oxford English Dictionary Entry Submission." Submission of the word "audiate" for inclusion in OED. Submitted by the Music Library at the University of South Carolina, September 1999.