Collection 52 - Carl Morey collection

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Reference code

CA OTUFM 52

Title

Carl Morey collection

Date(s)

  • 1913-2006 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

88 cm of textual records and other materials

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Name of creator

(1934-2018)

Biographical history

Carl Morey was a musicologist and teacher (born July 14, 1934 in Toronto, Ontario; died December 3, 2018 in Toronto). He received his Associate of the Royal Conservatory of Toronto (ARCT) in 1953, Bachelor of Music (University of Toronto) in 1957, Master of Music (Indiana University) in 1961, and PhD (Indiana University) in 1965. He taught at Wayne State University, Detroit (1962-1963), the University of Windsor (1964-1970, head 1967-1970), and the University of Toronto (1977-2000). Morey was Dean of the Faculty of Music and chairman of the Graduate Department of Music at the University of Toronto from 1984-1990. In 1991, he was appointed as the Jean A. Chalmers professor of Canadian music and director of the faculty’s Institute of Canadian Music.

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Scope and content

Collection predominantly consists of programs that Carl Morey collected from attending performances and for research purposes. Some programs include program notes written by Morey (e.g., Canadian Opera Company programs, among others), ticket stubs, newspaper clippings of reviews of the performances, and/or autographs from the performers.

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System of arrangement

The collection is grouped into two series: Programs (A), including other ephemera from performances (ticket stubs, reviews); and Research materials (B).

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Related units of description

Also see the Carl Morey fonds at the University of Toronto Archives (UTA 1592).

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