Special Collections and University Archives, W.E.B. Du Bois Library, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Philip T. Bezanson Papers
Scope and Contents of the Collection
Materials relating to the development, performance, and publication of a number of Bezanson's compositions, including scores and parts for 46 of his 47 instrumental and vocal compositions, correspondence, programs and posters for performances of his works, papers relating to the development of the opera Golden Child, on which he collaborated with Paul Engle and which was performed on national television, score of the opera Stranger in Eden, with libretto by William A. Reardon, and other papers.
Sound recordings for Bezanson's works can be found in the University Archives, Record Group 185. Others exist and are shelved among the holdings in the Music Library, W.E.B. Du Bois Library. (Use the Library Catalog to locate titles.)
Voice and instrumental parts for at least one of Dr. Bezanson's works are in the Music Library of the University of Iowa.