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Don Tiff Collection Now Available

Photographs in the Don Tiff Collection are now available in the UMKC Digital Special Collections


Perhaps one of our smallest digital photo collections with only eight images, the Don Tiff Collection is now available.

Don Tiff was born September 7, 1910. The pianist, composer and arranger performed in the orchestras of Jan Garber, Raymond Scott and others; as well as led his own bands. In addition, he oversaw other musical endeavors, including serving as Musical Director at the Orpheum Theatre in Kansas City. Among his original compositions are Sunburst, Carmel By The Sea, and A Million And One Pine Trees. Tiff died September 23, 1998.


More information on this archival collection, its history and contents, and related material in other collections can be found on the Don Tiff Collection page

Posted: April 18, 2022