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Title Seay, Albert
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1983-03-25
Date Digitized 2010-04-10
Rights Statement Portions of this interview may only be used for educational or scholarly purposes. All rights in the manuscript and recording, including the right to publish, are reserved to the Colorado College Tutt Library. PERMISSION TO PUBLISH IN ANY FORMAT MUST BE REQUESTED from Special Collections, Colorado College Tutt Library.
Description Albert Seay came to Colorado College in 1953, after completing his dissertation at Yale. Dr. Seay was professor of music and head of the music department at Colorado College until 1982, when he retired. He established the Colorado College Music Press in 1955, which focuses on publishing translations and transcriptions of music. His interview discusses the growth of the Music Department, the Music Press, and the changes in music students during his career.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R48. This interview is part of a larger collection totaling 89 individuals. Interview transcripts converted to PDF/A from Microsoft Word. Other file materials, biographical data sheets, indexes, legal releases scanned from originals and converted to text searchable PDF/A using Fujitsu 4150 scanner and Scandallpro software version 1.5. Scanned at 400 dpi. Photos scanned at 500 dpi and saved as jpeg. There are 131 preservation wave files (44.1 kHz, 16-bit) and 131 delivery mp3 files (128 kbps) in the set. Each file represents up to an hour of material, equivalent to one side of a reel-to-reel tape or both sides of a cassette tape. The 262 files are now located on both of two hard drives in Special Collections, the master drive (A1) formatted for Mac and a backup drive (B1) formatted for PC. (.wav preservation masters created by Tom Sanny using Final Cut Pro. Analog tapes digitized as QuickTime 44k16b .mov files. Dead air edited out and sound levels adjusted ; .wav files exported using FCP QuickTime Conversion tool ; .mp3 files created from .wav files using Switch.) All files are monaural.
Subject (topic) Oral history
Universities and colleges
Faculty
Music
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Colorado College. Dept. of Music
Subject (personal name) Seay, Albert
Subject (time) 1950-1959
1960-1969
1970-1979
1980-1989
Subject (geographic) Colorado
Colorado Springs (Colo.)
Subject (form) Personal narratives
Audio recording
Added Author McClellan, Margaret
Publisher Colorado College
Place of Publication Colorado Springs, Colorado
Language eng
Series Title Colorado College Oral History Collection
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/10176/coccc:3036
 
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
SeayAlbert1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 45.10MB 0
SeayAlbertPhoto.jpg   Photo -- Albert Seay. Source: Special Collections. Photo File image/jpeg 4.91MB 0
SeayAlbertaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 11.13MB 0
SeayAlbertbSummary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 16.04MB 0
SeayAlbertcTranscription.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 177.30KB 0
SeayAlbertdAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 1.93MB 0
SeayAlbertdm1.wav   master 1 audio/x-wav 248.66MB 0

 
 
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