Milwaukee Choral Artists
Title: Milwaukee Choral Artists
Manuscript Number: MSS-757
Bulk: 1.3 cu ft.
Scope and Content: The Milwaukee Choral Artists (MCA) collection is a multimedia collection that documents the group’s fifteen year artist run as Milwaukee’s only all female choral group. Founded and directed by Dr. Sharon Hansen, the MCA performed extensively during the years 1998-2013, both locally and throughout the Midwest. The collection is divided into several distinct components. Box 1 consists of event programs for all of the group’s performances which are filed chronologically in 79 folders. Box 2 consists of assorted promotional materials, event memorabilia as well as a large number of correspondences, primarily letters and cards of support and congratulation to Dr. Hansen. Also included are copies of legal documents regarding the group’s application for non-profit status, group by-laws, and a mission statement. The audio-visual component of the collection consists of 3 audio cassette tapes and 48 DVDs of group performances as well as one VHS tape.
|MCA Events: December 1998 thru April 2013||Box 1||Folders 1-79|
|Non-profit documents, By-laws, Mission Statement 1999-2000||Box 2||Folder 1|
|Programs, Press and Correspondence 1999-2001||Box 2||Folder 2|
|Correspondence, Fifth Anniversary||Box 2||Folder 3|
|Programs, Press and Correspondence 2002-2004||Box 2||Folder 4|
|Programs, Press and Correspondence 2005-2007||Box 2||Folder 5|
|Programs, Press and Correspondence 2008-2013||Box2||Folder 6|
Photos: See Musical Groups M-70A
Posters: See OS S “M”
Audio: See Multimedia Collection MSS 2381 Records Inventory- CD/DVD numbers 28 thru 57. Multimedia Collection MSS 2381 Records Inventory-Tapes (cassette) numbers 157 thru 158a.
Video: See Multimedia Collection MSS 2381Video Cassette Materials (VHS) number 79
Access and Use: No restrictions
Administrative Note: Processed by Steve Schaffer, June 2014