Finding Aid for the Earl Lowry Collection , 1940-1975

Collection processed and machine-readable finding aid created by UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections staff.
UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections
University of California, Los Angeles, Library
Performing Arts Special Collections, Room A1713
Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Phone: (310) 825-4988
Fax: (310) 206-1864
Email: speccoll-paging@library.ucla.edu
http://www2.library.ucla.edu/specialcollections/performingarts/index.cfm
© 2002
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

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Arts and Humanities--Music

Finding Aid of the Earl Lowry Collection, 1940-1975

Collection number: 81

UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections



University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • University of California, Los Angeles, Library
  • Performing Arts Special Collections, Room A1713
  • Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Phone: (310) 825-4988
  • Fax: (310) 206-1864
  • Email: speccoll-paging@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www2.library.ucla.edu/specialcollections/performingarts/index.cfm
Processed by:
UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections staff
Encoded by:
Bryan Griest
© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Earl Lowry Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1940-1975
Collection number: 81
Creator: Lowry, Earl
Extent: 17 boxes (8.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: This collection consists of correspondence, clippings, programs, handwritten notes, photocopies of articles, catalogs, additional ephemera, ozalids, facsimiles, and mimeographs by various composers
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Performing Arts Special Collections. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to Performing Arts Special Collections Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Performing Arts Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Earl Lowry Collection, 81, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Lowry was a Los Angeles collector of contemporary music scores and related materials.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of correspondence, clippings, programs, handwritten notes, photocopies of articles, catalogs, additional ephemera, ozalids, facsimiles, and mimeographs by various composers, such as Paul Nordoff, Arthur Benjamin, Leonard Ratner, T. Thompson, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Alvaro Carneiro, Robert Durand, Morris Browda, Friedrick Hollander, Fredric Hart, Henry Cowell, Elliot Grellis, Hans Henkemand, Carlos Surinach, John La Montaine, Aaron Copland, Krotona Mazek, Ellis B. Kohs, Arnold Schoenberg, etc.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Lowry, Earl H.--Archives.
Music--20th century--Archival resources.


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