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University of Arkansas Division of Information Services Newspaper Clippings

Identifier: MS Ar4C

Scope and Content Note

Clippings from various United States newspapers, accumulated by Luce Press Clipping Bureau of New York, Chicago and Kansas City, relating to European tour of the University's Schola Cantorum, to the International Polyphonic Competition at Arezzo, Italy and to the Schola's performance for President John Fitzgerald Kennedy at the White House.


  • 1962

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Schola Cantorum is the University of Arkansas performing choir and was founded in 1957 by Richard Brothers. In 1962, the choir won first prize at the International Polyphonic Competition in Arezzo, Italy. During Brothers' time as conductor, 1957 to 1976, the choir traveled the world to perform, including performing for John F. Kennedy in the White House Rose Garden and a 1964 invitation to sing for the Pope at the Vatican. More recently, the choir has performed at conferences hosted by the American Choral Directors Association and the National Collegiate Choral Organization.


.05 Linear Feet (139 items in 1 folder)

Arrangement of the Papers

Collection is arranged chronologically.

Acquisition Information

The University of Arkansas Division of Information Services Newspaper Clippings were donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries in 1969 by the Division of Information Services.

Processing Information

Processed by Samuel Sizer; completed March 1969.

University of Arkansas Division of Information Services Newspaper Clippings
Samuel Sizer
March 1969
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
(479) 575-8444