ARS piano roll collection
- approximately 1900-1945.
- Physical description
- 43 linear ft. (40 boxes)
At the library
Archive of Recorded Sound
Locked stacks: Ask at circulation desk
- Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943 performer.
- Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937 performer.
- Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 performer.
- Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953 performer.
- Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 performer.
- Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921 performer.
- Ampico Corporation, publisher.
- Duo Art (Firm), publisher.
- QRS Music Rolls, Inc., publisher.
- Supertone, publisher.
- Vocalstyle Music Company, publisher.
- Universal Music Company (Chicago, Ill.), publisher.
- Welte-Mignon Corporation, publisher.
- The ARS Piano Roll Collection features approximately 660 piano rolls, created during the first half of the 20th Century. Notable highlights include rolls created by Ravel, Rachmaninoff, Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Debussy, and Saint-Saëns. Roll brand names include Ampico, Duo-Art, QRS, Supertone, Universal, Vocalstyle, and Welte-Mignon.
- Earliest date
- Latest date
- Open for research; material must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use. Contact the Archive for assistance.
Browse related items
Start at call number: