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Al Baculis fonds

  • P215
  • Fonds
  • [196-?]

The fonds illustrates Al Baculis’ career as a jazz musician.The fonds consists of arrangements written by Al Baculis in the 1960s. It includes scores for Caravan, I believe in you, Love for sale, Out of Bounds, Round the Bend, Say si si, Will you ...

Baculis, Al

Al Palmer fonds

  • P084
  • Fonds
  • [19--] ; 1936-1971

The Al Palmer Fonds provides information on Montreal and other cities, as gathered by Al Palmer through his journalistic career between 1940 and 1971.The fonds includes thematic files on people and topics that Al Palmer covered in his columns and ...

Palmer, Alan Douglas

Alex Robertson fonds

  • P023
  • Fonds
  • 1853-1988

Between 1940 and 1986, Alex Robertson collected records. Most of the recordings in the fonds are 78 rpm's pressed in Montreal by Berliner and Compo: Berliner was the first Canadian company to produce records, and Compo was the first to record...

Robertson, Alex

Bob Redmond fonds

  • P064
  • Fonds
  • 1935-2018

The Bob Redmond fonds provides information about Robert Redmond's life and his career as lead saxophonist with many bands like the Stardusters, the Escorts, and the Johnny Holmes Orchestra. It also provides information about Redmond's ex...

Redmond, Robert

Christopher Fry fonds

  • F014
  • Fonds
  • 1955-1970, predominant 1969-1970

Fonds consists of material accumulated and created by Derek Stanford about Christopher Fry. It also contains documents created by Christopher Fry. Materials in this fonds are primarily dated 1969-1970, though select documents are dated 1955.Materi...

Fry, Christopher

Clyde Duncan Fonds

  • P018
  • Fonds
  • [193-]-1986

The fonds provides information about Clyde Duncan's career as a jazz musician.The fonds contains musical engagement contracts (1939-1940), the Canadian Federation of Musicians by-laws (1930), concert programs, press clippings, photographs, an...

Duncan, Clyde

Concordia University Archives Jazz collection

  • P078
  • Collection
  • [193-]-[196-]

Collection provides information on jazz music in Montreal from the 1930s through the 1960s. The collection complements other fonds and collections housed in the Concordia University Archives and Concordia University Library, Special Collections.Th...

Concordia University. Records Management and Archives

Dorothy Davis fonds

  • P098
  • Fonds
  • 1919-1993

The fonds provides information on Montreal Children's Theatre and its founders.The fonds consists of five scrapbooks including press clippings and articles, as well as photographs, a video cassette of a media interviews with Dorothy Davis [ca...

Davis, Dorothy

Edwin Orion Brownell fonds

  • P147
  • Fonds
  • 1999-2000

The fonds provides information on rhythm and blues music in Montreal.The fonds contains a Concordia University paper written in 2000, entitled Notes in Time: A Brief Oral History of Montreal's Rhythm and Blues Club Circuit, on the club circui...

Orion Brownell, Edwin

François Brault fonds

  • P110
  • Fonds
  • 1961-1995

The fonds consists primarily of slides on liturgical art in Quebec. It includes slides on the production of films and books on art.

Brault, François

Gerry Hanson fonds

  • P175
  • Fonds
  • [194-]-1983

The fonds relates to the Montreal music scene during the big-band era. It illustrates Gerry Hanson’s life as a musician.It consists of 12 photographs of Montreal orchestras in which Hanson performed, including the Westernaires, the Blue Serenaders...

Hanson, Gerry

Gordie Fleming fonds

  • P178
  • Fonds
  • [195-]-[197-]

The fonds consists mainly of recordings of radio broadcasts featuring musical performances by Gordie Fleming and his group. Most were broadcast on Radio-Canada and CBC on Lower Canada Swing, Saturday Set, Les joyeux troubadours, Jazz en liberté an...

Fleming, Gordie

Harriet Eisenkraft fonds

  • P068
  • Fonds

The description of this fonds is not available. Please contact Concordia University Libraries Special Collections for more information.

Henry Whiston fonds

  • P158
  • Fonds
  • 1944-1976, predominant 1956-1976

The fonds is a source of jazz history in the mid-20th century.The fonds consists of 491 reel-to-reel audio tapes. Most of them contain interviews conducted by Henry Whiston with jazz personalities, in preparation for the show "Jazz at Its Bes...

Whiston, Henry

Herb Johnson fonds

  • P088
  • Fonds
  • 1898-1987

The fonds consists of materials assembled by Herb Johnson. It reflects his career as a musical performer, combo and dance band/orchestra leader, and musicians' union member and executive, as well as his personal interests and personal life.Th...

Johnson, Herb

Jazz Association of Montreal Inc. Fonds

  • P066
  • Fonds
  • 1990

Fonds consists of a manuscript of the musical score The Upper Neighbours Suitewhich. The Upper Neighbours Suitewhich was commissioned by the Association, composed and arranged by Jimmy Heath, and performed by Jimmy Heath and Richard Parris at its...

Jazz Association of Montreal Inc.

Jean Préfontaine fonds

  • P020
  • Fonds
  • 1967-2008, predominant 1967-1975

The fonds provides an overview of Jean Préfontaine's career until 1979. It includes information on the Petit Québec Libre (1971); Quatuor de Jazz du Québec (1968-1972); La Colonie Artistique Val-David (1979); La Ferme du Jazz Libre (1970-1972...

Préfontaine, Jean

Joe Bell fonds

  • P010
  • Fonds
  • 1934 - 1945

The fonds provides information on jazz music and musicians in Montreal during the 1930s and 1940s.The fonds consists of the scrapbook Joe Bell kept during those years. It contains publicity photographs of orchestras and individual performers, clip...

Bell, Joe

John Gilmore fonds

  • P004
  • Fonds
  • 1912-2007

The fonds provides information on jazz in Montreal between 1916 and 2007.The fonds contains the material John Gilmore gathered for his two books. It contains research notes, sound recordings including interviews with musicians and others, photogra...

Gilmore, John

Johnny Holmes fonds

  • P016
  • Fonds
  • [194-]-1986

The fonds provides information on jazz in Montreal, particularly on radio, during the 1950s and 1960s.The fonds contains music that Johnny Holmes arranged and conducted, audiotapes of CBC radio broadcasts, photographs of performers, and press clip...

Holmes, Johnny

Johnny Reno fonds

  • P065
  • Fonds
  • 1943

The Johnny Reno fonds consists of two photographs of Percy Ferguson's Victory Serenadors, including Oscar Peterson, at Canadian Pacific's Rosemont Hall in Montreal in 1943.

Reno, Johnny

Kenneth S. Muer collection

  • P106
  • Collection
  • [190-]-[194-]

The collection consists of sheet music for a variety of musical styles.

Muer, Kenneth S.

Lawrence Sabbath fonds

  • P138
  • Fonds
  • 1960-1992

The fonds provides information on French-language theatre and visual arts in Montreal and elsewhere from the late 1950s through the 1980s.The fonds contains the manuscript of an unpublished history of French theatre in Quebec, manuscripts of artic...

Sabbath, Lawrence

Maura McKeon fonds

  • P212
  • Fonds
  • 1918, 1935-1963

The fonds illustrates theatre life in Montreal from 1918 to 1963, in particular the presentations at His Majesty’s Theatre, later Her Majesty’s Theatre, in Montreal, Quebec.The fonds consists of theatre programs from the His Majesty’s Theatre, lat...

McKeon, Maura

Maury Kaye fonds

  • P031
  • Fonds
  • [195-]-[198-]

The Maury Kaye fonds consists of arrangements done by Maury Kaye in the 1950s and the 1960s, and contains 106 pieces for piano, bass, and drums. The fonds also contains an original 1978 recording featuring Maury Kaye playing some of his hit songs.

Kaye, Maury

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