Kirk, Colleen J., Dr., b. 1918 d. 2004
Colleen J. Kirk Papers and Recordings
12.887 linear feet 11 boxes 1 flip top box
Language of Materials note
Scope and Contents note
This collection documents the professional life of Colleen J. Kirk from her time as a
student at the University of Illinois to her retirement from the University of
Florida. Included in the collections are recordings from Choral Union, one
of the choirs she directed at the Florida State University. Many of her
syllabi and worksheets are also contained in the collection.
Conditions Governing Access note
The records of Colleen Kirk contain student academic records that are restricted in
accordance with archival policy. Restrictions, where applicable are noted at the series,
subseries, or file levels.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
ACDA Executive Director Dr. Gene Brooks traveled to Florida and acquired the papers from her estate
after Dr. Kirk's death.
Controlled Access Headings
• American Choral Foundation.
• Choral Union (Florida State University).
• Florida College Music Educators Association.
• Florida State University. College of Music.
• Florida Vocal Association.
• Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus.
• International Federation for Choral Music.
• Music Educators National Conference (U.S.).
• Sigma Alpha Iota.
• Singing City.
• University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign Campus). School of Music.
• ACDA National Board
American Choral Directors Association
• American Choral Foundation
• Augsburg Publishing House
• Business travel
• Choral Events
• Choral Union (Florida State University)
• Conferences--Program Books
• Correspondence files
• Council for Research in Music Education
• Florida College Music Educators Association
• Florida State University
• Florida Vocal Association
• Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus
• Instructional Materials
• International Federation for Choral Music
• Job Offers
• Kirk, Colleen J., 1918-2004
• MENC, the National Association for Music Education (U.S.)
• Music Library
• Newspaper Clippings
• Penn State University School of Music
• Professional Engagements
• Reel to Reel Tapes
• Separation Forms
• Sigma Alpha Iota
• Singing City
• Speeches, addresses, etc.
• Tallahassee Arts Council
• University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign Campus). School of Music
• Workshop materials