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Patricia G. Stroh

Stroh, Patricia G.

Librarian,  Beethoven Center

Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 808-2059

Office Hours
By appointment only in Summer 2010

Patricia Stroh has been Curator of the Beethoven Center since 1986. In 2000, she took the additional assignment as Librarian for Music and Dance at SJSU. She is an active members of the Music Library Association and serves on the board of the American Beethoven Society.


  • Master of Arts. Univ Of Cal-Berkeley, 1986
  • Master of Arts, Music History
    Univ Of Cal-Berkeley, California, United States, 1983
  • Bachelor of Music, Music History
    Univ Of Illinois Urbana Campus, Illinois, United States, 1981


Patricia's research interests focus on Beethoven bibliography and the history of music printing and publishing in the early 19th century. Her two-part study, "Evolution of an Edition: The Case of Beethoven's Opus 2," was published in the Music Library Association's journal Notes in Dec. 2000 and Sept. 2003. More recently, she published "Beethoven at Auction" (also in Notes) and created the Beethoven Auction Index. She is also co-director of the Beethoven Gateway project.