Contents list

Series I. Octet Papers

 
    A. History and programs
Box Folder
1 1 Octet history, essays, etc. ca. 1947-1990
  2 Articles re: Octet, Octet Alumni, Hunke, 1944-2009
  3 Octet/Octet Alumni programs and handbills, 1941-2009
  4 Octet Alumni concert, 1997, MacGruer introduction
  5 Octet scrapbook, 1947-1948
Map case   (31) posters, 1948-2002
Box  
4   Society of Alumni framed recognition of Hunke
 
    B. Arrangements
Box Folder
3   Williams College Alumni Octet: a collection of songs [Hunke's binder from which he directed]
1 6 Hunke arrangements: A-E
  7 Hunke arrangements: F-G
  8 Hunke arrangements: H-M
  9 Hunke arrangements: N-Z
3   Hunke arrangements (originals): A-C
    Hunke arrangements (originals): D-F
    Hunke arrangements (originals): G-I
    Hunke arrangements (originals): J-L
    Hunke arrangements (originals): M-R
    Hunke arrangements (originals): S-Z
1 10 Octet Alumni master sheet music: A-F
  11 Octet Alumni master sheet music: G-H
  12 Octet Alumni master sheet music: I-N
  13 Octet Alumni master sheet music: O-R
  14 Octet Alumni master sheet music: S-Z
  15 Arrangements by other than Hunke: A-M
  16 Arrangements by other than Hunke: N-Z
3   Hunke music composition books
1 17 Hunke miscellaneous lyrics, writings and music doodles
  18 Miscellaneous collected music
 
    C. Correspondence
Box Folder
1 19 Hunke letters to Octet, 1975-1989
  20 Hunke letters to Octet, 1990-1995
  21 Hunke letters to Octet, 1996-2005
  22 Hunke letters from Octet members, 1944-1986
  23 Hunke letters from Octet members, 1987-1990
  24 Hunke letters from Octet members, 1991-1995
  25 Hunke letters from Octet members, 1996-2007
  26 Hunke correspondence with Hank Flynt, 1947-1991
  27 Hunke correspondence with others re: Octet, 1948-2001, n.d.
 
    D. Photographs
Box Folder
3   Hank Flynt album, 1941-2009 (primarily photographs) Hunke album, 1942-2000 (includes his mother)
1 28 Octet Alumni concert photograph album, 1984-1997
  29 Misc. photographs of Octet, Hunke
 
    E. Sound Recordings
Box  
4 Williams Alumni Octet, WOR recording (5 phonograph discs)
  Octet, 5 June 1948 (cassette)
  Octet, 5 Nov. 1983 (2 discs)
  Octet Alumni, 28th reunion concert, 2002 (1 disc)
  Lemmings, 20 years of irrational exuberance, 2004 (1 disc)
  Octet and Octet Alumni. Warren Hunke, Ill winds and rainbows, the songs of Harold Arlen. With Aaron Helfand (Class of 2005) and Adam Zamora (Class of 2005) (2 discs)
  Octet Alumni, 35th reunion concert, The music of Warren Hunke: a tribute, 2009 (1 disc)


Series II. Hunke Personal Papers

Box Folder
1 30 Hunke church and school programs, 1934-1940
  31 Zenith, the Woodrow Wilson High School yearbook, 1938
  32 Hunke correspondence, 1942-1997, n.d.
2 1 Songs of Beta Theta Pi, 1937
  2 Beta Theta Pi newsletter, photographs, etc., 1939-1941
  3 Collected Williams items, 1940-1999 [includes published sheetmusic for two pieces from Sondheim's Phinney's Rainbow: How do I know?, Phinney's Rainbow
  4 Collected item re: WWII
  5 Collected material re: Columbia M.A., 1962-1963
  6 Hunke and Jeanne Kimball programs, 1973-1974
  7 Hunke benefit concert programs, correspondence, handbills, 1993-2005
Map case   (6) posters of Hunke concerts, 1996-2009
Box Folder
2 8 Hunke photographs (childhood through older age)
  9 Hunke collected papers
  10 Hunke memorial service disc, program, photographs, 2010
  11 Genealogy materials
  12 Harry Hunke (father) photographs, and unidentified photographs
  13 Lillian Fraser Hunke (mother) portraits and papers
4   Hackley Glee Club and Octet, ca. 1963 (1 phonograph disc) Warren Hunke, director
    Original Berkshireland Jazz Band, 7 Apr. 1951 (1 phonograph disc)

Warren Hunke Papers, 1934-2010

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