Title and statement of responsibility area
Kathleen Parlow fonds
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1878-1967, 2016, predominant 1908-1950 (Creation)
- Parlow, Kathleen
Physical description area
8.2 m of textual records and other materials
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Name of creator
Kathleen Parlow, violinist and teacher, was born in Calgary, Alberta on September 20, 1890 and died in Oakville, Ontario on August 19, 1963. She completed her studies with Leopold Auer at St. Petersburg [Leningrad] Conservatory, made her professional debut in Berlin in 1907 and then toured world wide. Returning permanently to Canada in 1941, she taught at the Toronto Conservatory and founded The Canadian Trio, and the Parlow String Quartet.
Scope and content
Fonds consists of material relating to Kathleen Parlow's personal life and her musical career, including photographs, correspondence, daybooks, sheet music, concert programs, press, and personal material.
Immediate source of acquisition
Due to the fact that there was no obvious original order in this material when it came into the custody of the University of Toronto Music Archives, the material was re-ordered. The arrangement is based on material type.
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No conditions on access.
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Copyright retained by artist.
No accruals expected
Previously titled "Archives Collection 02: Kathleen Parlow fonds." Reference code (02) removed from the title of the fonds July 30, 2019.