Saint Mary's University Baroque Opera Orchestra fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Saint Mary's University Baroque Opera Orchestra fonds

General material designation

  • Graphic material
  • Textual record
  • Moving images

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code


Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1986-2011 (Creation)
    Saint Mary's University. Baroque Opera Orchestra

Physical description area

Physical description

8.5 cm of textual and graphic materials
3 DVDs

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator

(ca. 1986-1999)

Administrative history

The Baroque Opera Orchestra at Saint Mary's University produced mainly versions of operas by Handel. The Orchestra was led by History Professor George Young, and many of the performers were members of the SMU community (faculty, etc). Productions staged by the Orchestra included "Rinaldo" (1986), "Giulio Cesare" (1998), and "Alcina" (1999).

Custodial history

Scope and content

Fonds consists of material relating to three productions staged by the Baroque Orchestra. Includes musical scores, promotional material, scripts, and DVDs of the final performances.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Fonds donated to the Archives by George Young of the History Department.


Fonds arranged by series.

Some oversized material (posters) is stored separately.

Language of material

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials


Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area


Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres