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Fonds No. 46: Sigismund Stojowski Papers

Date range
1918-1946(1979)

Biography / History
Sigismund (Zygmunt) Stojowski (1869-1946) was a pianist, composer, pedagogue and writer. Since 1905 to 1911 he was a head of the Institute of Musical Art in New York. He was a professor at the Van Ende School of Music in New York and later at the Juilliard School in New York. Acquisition Note: Gift ca. 1947.

Abstract
The collection contains some biographical data on Zygmunt Stojowski, correspondence and photographs. The main part of the collection contains various music scores, prints and manuscripts of compositions by Zygmunt Stojowski, Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Karol Rathaus and Ernest Schelling. In the series - "Polish Issues" are press clippings on Polish immigration to the USA, War World II and biographical data of Polish musicians: Artur Rodzinski, Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Wiktor Labunski and Witold Malcuzynski. Some materials from the last series were added to the collection after Zygmunt Stojowski death. Arrangement in Series:Personal Papers; Music Scores; Polish Issues.

Language
English, Polish, German.

No.TitleDatesLanguages
Personal Papers
1Biographical data on Sigismund Stojowski1918-1940
2Correspondence (1943)1936-1943
3Correspondence (1945). Press clippings and photos send by "The Polish Review"1945-1945
4Correspondence (1946-1956). Materials seded to Sigismund Stojowski1946-1956
5Photographs of Stojowski Family1940-1979
6Press clippings on Sigismund Stojowski1929-1945
Music Scores: Compositions by other authors
7Music compositions: "A Night in Poland" by Ernest Schelling1936-1936
8Music compositions: "Deux Danses Montagneudes - Tatra Album" by Ignacy Jan Paredewski
9Music compositions: "Gaude Mater Polonia" by Karol Rathaus
10Music compositions: "Hone on The Range" by James Matte
11Music compositions: "National Hyms Songs and Patriotic Airs of all Countries" by Ernest Schelling
12Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
13Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
14Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
15Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
16Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
17Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
18Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
19Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
20Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
21Music compositions: "Pageant" by Ernest Schelling
22Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling.
23Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Bass.
24Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Bassoon.
25Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Cello.
26Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Clarnet.
27Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Clarnet.
28Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Flutye.
29Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Horns.
30Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Oboe.
31Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Piccolo.
32Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Trombone.
33Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Trumpets.
34Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Tympani.
35Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Viola.
36Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Violin.
37Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Violin.
38Music compositions: "Pageant. Tatra Wedding" by Ernest Schelling. Violin.
39Music compositions: "Poland Has Not Yet Perished"
40Music compositions: "Polish Mazur"
41Music compositions: "The Star-Spangeled Banner" by Francis Scott Key and John Stafford Smith.
42Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
43Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
44Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
45Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
46Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
47Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
48Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
49Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
50Music compositions: "Wedding" by Ernest Schelling
Music Scores: Compositions by Stojowski
51Compositions by Stojowski - "Polonaise", "Wedding Scene" and " Z dymem pozarów"
Polish Issues
52Broschures on Polish Issues sended by the Polish Information Center in New York1943-1945
53Press clippings on Polish Ammerican and Polish immigration issues.1946-1964
54Polish Musicians - Artur Rodzinski - press clippings1936-1958
55Polish Musicians - Artur Rodzinski - programs of concerts1933-1958
56Polish Musicians - Ignacy Paderewski - press clippings1903-1936
57Polish Musicians - Wiktor Labunski - biographical data1944-1944
58Polish Musicians - Witold Malcuzynski - programs of concerts