Online Photo Archive - Page 17

Receipt for the rights to publish Basses on a Rampage

Typically, the lower part of the receipt, written on King Music House stationery, was torn off and kept by the composer, leaving the top as a record at the K.L. King Music House.

Hawkeye Glory score - click to enlarge

Handwritten score to Hawkeye Glory
This was dedicated to Charles Righter and his University of Iowa Band.

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The dedication service for the Ames Bandshell, or “music pavilion" was held June 13, 1935, to coincide with the Eighth Annual Iowa Bandmasters Convention held in Ames.  A record 10,000 attendees were treated to an hour-long concert by the Fort Dodge Municipal Band under the direction of legendary bandmaster Karl King, followed by a performance of three numbers by thirteen massed bands led by Major George Landers of Clarinda.

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