Fonds spec-2451 - Alfred Fisher fonds.

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Alfred Fisher fonds.

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CA ACU SPC spec-2451

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  • 1954-2007. (Creation)
    Fisher, Alfred, 1942-

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7.5925 m of textual records. -- 45 sound recordings.

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Canadian composer, pianist and educator born in Boston, Massachusetts, on June 30, 1942. Biographical information available in Encyclopedia of music in Canada. 2nd ed., p. 466.

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Fonds consists of correspondence; manuscripts of articles, book reviews, essays, lectures and speeches; manuscript scores, ranging from sketches to final drafts, of orchestral, chamber, instrumental, choral and vocal works; teaching material; newsclippings of articles and reviews; concert programs; promotional material; miscellaneous items pertaining to A. Fisher; published work; and sound recordings.

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Donated by A. Fisher between 1991 and 2007.


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  • Text in English.

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Some items restricted.

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Record No. Acc 494/91.8;Acc 521/92.19;Acc 645/99.2;Acc 668/99.25;Acc 746/03.11;Acc 833/07.23<br><br>

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