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  • Advertisement - Bradley: A Philosophy of Education through Music 

    Unknown author (1971)
    A pamphlet advertisement for the Bradley Organization. In the advertisement, it states that this is the "forty-first anniversary of this world-wide music education research organization."
  • Advertisements - Harold Bradley School of Music, 1948, 1949, n.d. 

    Unknown author (1948, 1949)
    An assortment of Harold Bradley Institute of Music advertisements. Some are dated 1948, 1949, others have no visible date.
  • Article - "World Famous Musicians Teach At Harold Bradley School of Music" 

    Unknown author (1957-07-20)
    An article about the work at the Harold Bradley School. It also mentions the addition of Deryck Aird to the staff as a director of the department of violin.
  • Autobiography Harold Bradley 

    Bradley, Harold (n.d.)
    Three pages of Bradley's autobiographical manuscript. The document describes from his early education, undergraduate work, studies with Philipp, to the Bradley Institute for Music Education Research.
  • Bradley Concerts Pamphlet 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A concert pamphlet that includes several comments from newspaper reviews. One example is from The Buffalo Courier-Express, "Mr. Bradley's tremendous technical equipment, his skill in effective contrasts, and the singing ...
  • The Bradley Institute - Brief History 

    The Bradley Institute (2000)
    The brief history discusses the founding of the institute in 1930 by Isidor Philipp and Harold Bradley up to the seventieth anniversary in the year 2000. Also mentioned, is the age of the participants, "the age level of ...
  • Bradley Institute Building 1984-2006 

    Unknown author (1984)
    A photograph of the exterior of the Bradley Institute at its 4687 Queen Street location in Niagara Falls. The Bradley Institute purchased the building in 1984 and remained there until 2006.
  • Deryck Aird Brief Biography for Bradley Institute For Music Education Research Limited 

    Bradley Institute for Music Education Research Limited (1986)
    A brief biography of Deryck Aird, one of the directors of the institute. The biography mentions that "In 1950 he began a lifetime friendship with the famous Canadian pianist, Harold Bradley, and became involved in a music ...
  • Description of Work at Bradley Institute 

    Bradley, Harold (n.d.)
    Typewritten notes on the work done at the Bradley Institute. The first part of the document discusses the work of Isidor Philipp and his early career. As the document continues, Bradley begins to discuss the kinds of ...
  • Draft Pamphlet for Teachers 

    Bradley, Harold (n.d.)
    A draft copy of a pamphlet created for teachers. One portion of the draft reads "Within the music programs the teacher will see the work of psychologists, physiologists, scientists, psychiatrists and distinguished musicians, ...
  • Graduation Address to Niagara Falls Collegiate-Vocational Intitute, 1961 

    Bradley, Harold (1961)
    The address give by Harold Bradley to the graduating class of the Niagara Falls Collegiate-Vocational Institute in 1961. Also, there is an accompanying article which discusses the accomplishments of Bradley's lengthy career.
  • Graduation Program, 1961 

    Niagara Falls Collegiate-Vocational Institute (1961-11-17)
    The program lists Harold Bradley as the speaker for the graduating class. The program also lists the awards, one is called "The Harold Bradley Medal" which is given to "the student achieving the highest average on nine ...
  • Hermes Club Program, Invitation and Article, March 1940 

    Unknown author (1940-03-05)
    There is an invitation/advertisement for the concert of Harold Bradley on March 5th, 1940 St. Patrick's Hall in Niagara Falls. Also included is a program and a newspaper article describing the evening in March. The article ...
  • Letter - Isidor Philipp to Grace Barnes, 1957 

    Philipp, Isidor (1957-12-22)
    A letter to Grace Barnes from Isidor Philipp. In the letter Philipp discusses a student coming from Hungary, "It is excellent for Harold to have an interesting pupil coming from Hungary from where many talented are coming ...
  • Letter - Isidor Philipp to Harold Bradley, 1954 

    Philipp, Isidor (1954)
    A letter from Isidor Philipp to Harold Bradley. The letter includes condolences to Bradley who had recently lost his father.
  • Locations of the Bradley Institute 

    Barnes, Grace (n.d.)
    A summary of the several moves of the Bradley Institute, beginning with Bradley's teaching from his parents home on Victoria Avenue in Niagara Falls, to there final destination 4687 Queen Street, Niagara Falls.
  • Manuscript - "I began University at the age of Sixteen" 

    Bradley, Harold (n.d.)
    The manuscript focuses on the early University education of Harold Bradley. It discusses his time studying with Isidor Philipp and the many other influences in his early music education. He remarks on the connection ...
  • Manuscript - "The Association of Science" 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A manuscript describing the relationship between "science, medicine, psychology, philosophy and education, with music". The paper discusses a new method to musical education: "By 1935 the piano program had reached a stage ...
  • Manuscript - For Parents "The Evil of Music Lessons" 

    Bradley, Harold (n.d.)
    A manuscript by Harold Bradley that discusses the types of musical education and focuses on the practice of having children take music lessons. For example, Bradley states "You do not want your child to be a musician. ...
  • Manuscript - PreSchool Program 

    Barnes, Grace (n.d.)
    The manuscript discusses the development of preschool programs at the Bradley Institute. Barnes mentions "The child up to the age of five and a half years lives in world of sound, and the sensitivity of all children to ...