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David Tudor papers, 1800-1998, bulk 1940-1996

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INVENTORY OF THE DAVID TUDOR PAPERS, 1800-1998, bulk 1940-1996

Title: David Tudor papers
Dates: 1800-1998, bulk 1940-1996
Number: 980039
Creator/Collector: Tudor, David, 1926-1996
Extent: 177.5 linear feet
Abstract: Papers of the avant-garde pianist and electronic music composer, David Tudor, comprehensively document his participation in post-World War II experimental music. Scores by other composers, notably John Cage, Earle Brown, Morton Feldman, Christian Wolff, Sylvano Bussotti, and Karlheinz Stockhausen, Tudor's realizations of their scores, and his own electronic compositional materials form the bulk of the collection. Archive includes correspondence, financial papers, programs and announcements, specifications and documentation for electronic equipment, and audio and video recordings.
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Language: Collection material is in English
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles, California, 90049-1688
(310) 440-7390
Author: Finding aid prepared by Lynda Bunting and Mary K Woods


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