Serge Jaroff and His Don Cossack Choir: Two Rare Scores at the University of North Texas Music Library

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This narrative gives details on Serge Jaroff's Don Cossack Choir, which first began in a Turkish concentration camp in 1921. The author highlights the how the choir's music has personally affected her, while also giving details about the history of the choir and how the group went on to tour around the world. This document also gives the information that the University of North Texas Music Library maintains two rare Jaroff scores.

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Arnold, Donna M. 2015.

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This narrative gives details on Serge Jaroff's Don Cossack Choir, which first began in a Turkish concentration camp in 1921. The author highlights the how the choir's music has personally affected her, while also giving details about the history of the choir and how the group went on to tour around the world. This document also gives the information that the University of North Texas Music Library maintains two rare Jaroff scores.

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Arnold, Donna M. Serge Jaroff and His Don Cossack Choir: Two Rare Scores at the University of North Texas Music Library, text, 2015; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc801994/: accessed April 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.