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John William DeBruyn Instructional Materials

 Collection
Identifier: Ms Coll. 041

Scope and Content

This collection consists of various types of instructional materials, including exercises for singing and voice control, syllabi, and instructional placards. Also included are memorabilia related to Glee Club activity, letters related to musicology research, and various writings on singing methods, voice, and "psychological singing."

Dates

  • 1930-1955

Creator

Access

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Biographical/Historical Note

John William DeBruyn was a music instructor at the University of Florida. He was responsible for organizing the Glee Club and served as director of the club from 1926 to 1948.

Extent

1.75 Linear feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Instructional materials, including exercises for singing and voice control, syllabi, and instructional placards, of John William DeBruyn.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building

Alternate Form of Material

Digital reproductions of items in this collection are available online via the University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC). Please read the Permissions for Use statement for information on copyright, fair use, and use of UFDC digital objects.

Title
A Guide to the John William DeBruyn Instructional Materials
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by John R. Nemmers
Date
August 2004
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

Contact:
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America
352-273-2755