Music Department (Webster University Archives)

The description below provides some basic information about the origin of the collection, the materials available, and any restrictions in use that are in place. Note that the list of materials may not be complete as items may be added to the archives throughout the year. Use of the Webster Archives is by appointment only. See our Planning a Visit page for more information. If you have questions, contact the archives staff. 


Collection description


Administrative/Biographical History: The Webster Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1967. It changed its name to The Metropolitan Orchestra at Webster University with the 1987/88 season and then later became the Webster University Symphony Orchestra.


In September 2001, the Saint Louis Symphony Music School was transferred to Webster University and renamed the Community Music School.


Scope/Content: Miscellaneous programs and other items through the years.


Conditions of Access and Use: The collection is open for research use by appointment only.


Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use: Copyright restrictions may apply.


Languages and Scripts of the Material: Materials entirely in English.