Nick Perito manuscripts and papers
Scope and Contents
Manuscripts and papers of Nicholas "Nick" Perito (1924-2005), pianist, composer, arranger, conductor; Bachelor of Music, Juilliard School of Music (1949); including manuscript compositions, scripts, correspondence, photographs, and papers documenting Perito's career. Of special interest are the scores and scripts documenting Perito's many credits as music producer for TV specials, including the Kennedy Center Honors, and materials documenting his work with Perry Como.
- Majority of material found in 1924–2005
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
The American Music Research Center does not control rights to any material in this collection. Requests to publish any material in the collection should be directed to the copyright holders.
84 linear feet
Housed in the American Music Research Center
Arrangement and description of the collection are currently in process.
- Nick Perito manuscripts and papers
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English