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Young Musicians Foundation of Colorado Records

Identifier: WH2469

Content Description

Collection includes records of the Young Musicians Foundation of Colorado from 1984 to 2021. Materials include board meeting minutes, programs, newsletters, founding documents, financial information, annual reports, member/board rosters, 10th anniversary photographs, fliers, postcards, brochures, correspondence, and Denver Young Artists Orchestra transition plan.


  • 1984-2021

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

The Young Musicians Foundation of Colorado (YMF) was established in 1984 by Dr. Walter F. Hellmich. The non-profit organization assists young musicians in pursuit of professional performance careers in classical music. Their mission is to provide funding, performance opportunities and professional mentorships to young musicians. In 2021 the organization is no longer active, but has established an endowment through the Denver Young Artists Orchestra.


1 box(es) (.75 linear feet)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, John Legg, 2021.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States