The Sounds and Sondettes Collection

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator - Donor
Marcovitch, Myles
Creator - Donor
Mitchell, Bryant
Sounds and Sondettes (Musical group).
The Sounds and Sondettes collection
Date [inclusive]
1.0 Gigabytes , 1 poster

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing, Michigan."

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Biographical Note

The Sounds and Sondettes (1965-1967) were a musical group comprised of Michigan State University students. The Sounds were Ron Hunter, Bryant Mitchell, Myles Marcovitch, and Roger Edwards. Patty Burnette, Kathleen Wilson, and Martha Taylor were the Sondettes. The men mostly played instruments but did some vocals. The women mostly did vocals. The Sounds and Sondettes performed songs by Motown artists.

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Scope and Content

The collection contains a poster of The Sounds and Sondettes. Also included are a compilation of sound recordings of four performances of The Sounds and Sondettes entitled Anthology, 1965-1967. These performances were held at an AEPi Rush Party at the Tice House, a Brody Hall dance, a Vogues Concert at Shaw Hall, and The Dells - Sunday with the Sounds and Sondettes. In addition to the sound recordings in the electronic resources are a collection of photographs of the band, and playlists.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections September 2013

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

Revision Description

 Added electronic resource - CW July 2014

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Controlled Access Headings


  • Digital images
  • Posters
  • Sound recordings


  • College students -- Michigan -- East Lansing
  • Music -- Performance
  • Popular music

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Poster [of band] undated 

F.D. 1

Electronic Resources 


The Sounds and Sondettes Anthology, 1965-1967 1965-1967 


The Sounds and Sondettes Photographs 1965-1967 


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