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Mario Braggiotti Collection

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Abstract

Title:
Mario Braggiotti Collection
Author/Creator:
Braggiotti, Mario
Collection number:
0
Size:
8.00 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1937-1986
Inclusive dates:
1902-2001
Collection Area:
International Piano Archives at Maryland
Repository:
International Piano Archives at Maryland, University of Maryland Libraries, College Park, MD 20742, Tel: 301.405.9224, Email: godowsky@umd.edu
Abstract:

Mario Braggiotti (1905-1996) was a pianist, composer, lecturer, and linguist. He performed various solo piano recitals and duo-piano concerts, including at NYCs Town Hall, with the Community Concerts Association, at various Womens clubs, and in France, Italy, and Spain. Braggiotti also founded the Braggiotti Music School in Italy and transcribed many pieces, including classical pieces, popular songs, and musicals. This collection consists of scores, manuscripts, programs, articles, correspondence, flyers, scrapbooks, recordings, photographs, and memorabilia related to Braggiottis performances, his original transcriptions, and the colleagues that he had close relationships with, including pianists Jacqués Fray, Walter Shaw, and Jack Chaikin, as well as his wife, Susan Braggiotti.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

There are no restricted files in this collection.

Preferred citation:

Mario Braggiotti Collection, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.