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Dr. Edwin Gordon Archive

Ephemera - Posters

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.

"'Symposium on Musical Learning,' Dr. Edwin Gordon, Lecturer." Hand-painted, signed "Watkins." 32 in. by 20 in. Map case, drawer 5.
Aaron Copland School of Music. "Lecture: Edwin Gordon, Professor of Music, Temple University, 'The Description and Development of Music Aptitude.'" 14 April n.y. 14 in. by 12.5 in. Map case, drawer 5.
"Audiate this: Ode to E. G." Handwritten limerick. 25.5 in. by 22.5 in. Map case, drawer 5.
Boston University. "'Music Learning Theory and Audiation' Presented by Dr. Edwin Gordon." BU School of Music Fifth Annual Music Educators' Conference, held 7-8 April 2006. 11 in. by 17 in. Map case, drawer 5. (Fourteen copies)
"Department of Art and Music Education presents 'Symposium on Musical Learning,' Dr. Edwin Gordon, Lecturer." Hand-painted, signed "Watkins." 20 in. by 32 in. Map case, drawer 5.
"Dr. Edwin Gordon: 'How to improve your child's musical ability.'" 17 in. by 6 in. Map case, drawer 5.
Music Educators National Conference. "Say 'Goodbye' to your Grandmother's Music Education. Dr. Edwin Gordon presents his Music Learning Theory." Meeting held on 26 September n.y. Handwritten. 22 in. by 28 in. Map case, drawer 3.
NPM-ME INSTITUTE. "G-2 Edwin E. Gordon." 22 in. by 12.5 in. Poster. Map case, drawer 5.
Pennsylvania State University. "Summer Sessions 1993: Children Are Our Future." Schedule of events. 11 in. by 17 in. Map case, drawer 5. (Four copies)
"Prof. Edwin Gordon." 34.5 in. by 8 in. Map case, drawer 1.
Temple University. "Temple University Reaches for Academic Excellence." Reprinted from USA Today. 13.5 by 22.5 in. Map case, drawer 4. (Two copies)
"There once was a man named Gordon . . ." Handwritten limerick. 27 in. by 16 in. Map case, drawer 5.