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William B. Heyne Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-0433

Scope and Contents

The collection contains materials relating to chorus recordings, the Bach Society and other choruses, awards, notes and programs, albums and scrapbooks, and various articles and correspondence; photocopies of musical scores.


  • 1929 - 1976

Biographical / Historical

William Heyne was born in September of 1897. He served for many years as the choral director for Concordia Seminary, Saint Louis, running both the seminary chorus and the Lutheran Hour chorus. He also founded the Saint Louis Bach Society and the Bach Festival Chorus in 1941. He died on 26 March 1992.


1.43 Linear Feet (Three 5" document boxes; one 2" document box; five bound volumes)

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Repository Details

Part of the Concordia Historical Institute Repository

804 Seminary Place
Saint Louis MO 63105 USA