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   Evgenii Gunst Papers, ca. 1915-1951.

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[Collection Name]. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

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Call No.:BA#0153
Bib ID:4077588 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Gunst, Evgeniĭ Ottovich, 1877-1950.
Title:Evgenii Gunst Papers, ca. 1915-1951.
Physical description:87 items (1 box).
Language(s):In English
Access: One packet of letters (kept in office file) not to be opened until January 1, 1986.  More information »

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Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists largely of letters to Gunst from other Russian emigre musicians, including Nikolaĭ Cherepnin, Aleksandr Glazunov, Aleksandr Grechaninov, Nikolaĭ Medtner, and Sergeĭ Rakhmaninov. Other items include a photograph of Aleksandr Skri︠a︡bin's funeral procession, performance programs, and printed material relating to the Russian conservatory in Paris.

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Access Restrictions

One packet of letters (kept in office file) not to be opened until January 1, 1986.

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[Collection Name]. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1956

Papers Accessioned 05/--/79

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.

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Subject Headings

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Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich, 1865-1936.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Grechaninov, Aleksandr Tikhonovich, 1864-1956.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Medtner, Nikolaĭ Karlovich, 1880-1951.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rakhmaninov, Sergeĭ, 1873-1943.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Skri︠a︡bin, Aleksandr Nikolaevich, 1872-1915.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Genre/Form

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Letters.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
PhotoprintsPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Programs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Emigration and immigration--France--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Emigration and immigration--Soviet Union--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Music--Soviet Union.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Russians--France.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

A composer and also the director of the Nizhniĭ Novgorod conservatiory before the Revolution; and in the 1920s one of the founders of the Russian conservatory in Paris.

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