Joan Flintoff LoPear


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Music Librarian

Joan Flintoff LoPear joined the Southern California chapter of the Music Library Association (MLA) in 1967 just as the organization and the field of music librarians were recreating themselves in a new age of music. Joan helped in establishing the standard codes now used in music cataloging and has since provided several lectures and research papers on the topic. Her NAMM Oral History interview was completed on December 28, 2005.