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Gregory Tucker scores and sound recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0210

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Collection includes musical scores and recordings of compositions by Tucker including dramatic and band compositions, chamber music, pieces for the piano, and works for choruses. Also included are recordings of the MIT Choral Society and Concert Band.


  • 1938 - 1966


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This collection is open.

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Gregory Tucker, 1908-1971, graduated from the Combs Conservatory and studied at the Curtis Institute in Philadelphia. He was professor of music at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1947-1971. He was also on the faculties of the Longy School of Music and Harvard University. As a pianist, he appeared with such groups as the Juilliard Quartet, the New Music Quartet, and the Boston Pops. He was also a composer who wrote chamber music, pieces for ballet and modern dance, and other works.


4.6 Cubic Feet (2 record cartons, 8 manuscript boxes)

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Preliminary Inventory to the Scores and Sound Recordings of Gregory Tucker
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