Scope and Content
Title: Gunther Tautenhahn Collection of Musical
Date (inclusive): 1968-1974
Collection number: 30
University of California, Los Angeles. Library.
Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Ozalid copies of musical scores by Tautenhahn and one
manuscript sketchbook in a 3-ring binder.
The collection is open for research.
Property rights in the physical objects belong to the Performing Arts Special Collections.
Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their
heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the
copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to
publish if the Performing Arts Special Collections does not hold the copyright.
[Identification of item], Gunther Tautenhahn Collection of Musical
Compositions, 30, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California,
Composer, Gunther Tautenhahn, was born in Kaunas, Lithuana on December 22,
1938. He came to the United States on November 30, 1951, and became a U.S.
citizen in 1953. He moved to California in 1967, residing there still.
Tautenhahn studied composition in New York and Vienna, and has won many
awards for his compositions including six ASCAP Standard Awards
His compositions have been performed and broadcast in Africa, Austria,
Australia, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, France, Germany, Greece, Italy,
Korea, Russia, Sweden, Taiwan, U.K., and United States, by chamber groups and
orchestras, and the the world's leading musicians.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of ozalid copies of musical scores by Tautenhahn.
The collection is organized into the following series:
- Series 1. Sound Recordings
- Series 2. Printed Music