Diaries, scrapbooks and correspondence of Max Abrams. Also manuscripts of his drumming publications, corresponding reel-to-reel tapes, and a nmber of personal photographs and films.
Max Abrams Collection
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- ReferenceGB 2942 MA
- Dates of Creation1920s-1992
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description6 boxes of private paper and diaries, c50 book manuscripts, 1 box of reel-to-reel tapes, 1 box of photos and films
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Administrative / Biographical History
Max Abrams was a drummer, teacher of drums and author of drum tutors. He kept detailed diaries between 1943 and 1992, which document his performance career and information about his pupils, as well as personal information. He wrote around 50 jazz tutor books
Conditions Governing Access
Available for reference by appointment with the librarian.
Description created by Claire Marsh, Librarian, Leeds College of Music
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