Juilliard Receives Music Manuscript Collection

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By DANIEL J. WAKIN [NY Times, 1 March 2006]
A publicity-shy billionaire and hedge fund manager who secretly amassed a trove of precious music manuscripts has donated them to the Juilliard School, Juilliard said yesterday. The gift is one of the largest of its kind by a private collector to an institution.