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At a Glance
This collection is arranged into one series, organized alphabetically by title of score.
A collection of forty-two scores.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.
This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.
This collection has no restrictions.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Mario Lombardo Scores; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
No accruals exoected
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
2014.2015.M079: Source of acquisition--Laura Szpin. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--12/15/2014.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers processed, PTL 2014.
2014-12-18 File created.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Born in Elizabeth, N.J. in 1931. He was a composer and professor of English. He graduated from Seton Hall University with a Masters Degree in English, where he studied music with Professor Walter Cohrssen. He continued his musical education at Columbia University Graduate School. Upon completion of these studies, he accepted a position as assistant professor of English at Seton Hall, which he held for eight years. He is a composer of more than 200 songs, five musicals, and many works for piano, chorus, concert band, and orchestra. His music has been performed by the orchestras of Chicago, Boston, Detroit, Cincinnati, New Jersey, and numerous other orchestras in the United States and Europe. He was a member of ASCAP, and was named the 1994 Musician of the Year by the N.J. Conference of Musicians. He died on January 13, 2012, at the age of 80.