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Behind the Scenes

In a small room tucked behind the San Francisco Conservatory of Music Library there are shelves full of boxes. These boxes contain music scores, books, periodicals, catalogs, and, of course, archives. The room is a bit cramped and cluttered, but … Continue reading

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Lessons with Lhevinne

San Francisco Conservatory of Music founder Ada Clement traveled to Europe in 1909 to study with pianists and pedagogues Josef Lhevinne in Berlin, and Harold Bauer in Paris. It was not unheard of for women to travel abroad alone, yet it did … Continue reading

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