Klaus Liepmann, 1933-1990

Descriptive Identification

Unit ID
ger122
Collection
X
Repository
M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives
Extent
1 cubic ft.
creator
Liepmann, Klaus
Location
The materials are located onsite in the department.
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains the papers of Klaus Liepmann.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Processed in 2016 by unprocessed.

Access

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Copyright

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Acquisition Information

All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Klaus Liepmann, 1933-1990. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Klaus Liepmann).

Historical Note

Klaus Liepmann was considered the "Father of Music" at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was the first to bring music to the humanities department there and became the first full-time director of music and conductor of the M.I.T. choral society and orchestra.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs, clippings. audio recordings of Klaus Liepmann (violin) and as conductor of M.I.T. orchestra and choral groups, copies of unpublished short writings on musical topics, "Music at M.I.T.", Liepmann's autobiography "Fifty Years in America," and a biography of his father, Moritz Liepmann.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

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