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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Vladimir Ussachevsky
RLIN number: NXCP88-A129
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Childhood experiences in China; education in United States, Eastman School of Music, PhD in composition, 1939; teaching in California and Vermont; Columbia University, 1951, recording operas, supervising equipment; development of electronic music at Columbia; Otto Luening and Peter Mauzey, early concerts; detailed technical discussion of various compositions.
Extent: Transcript: 455 leaves, Tape: 4 reels and 6 cassettes
Restrictions: Access: Closed. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1978 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Ussachevsky, Vladimir, 1911-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1911
Speaker occupation: Composer
Age at speaking: 67
Document date: 1978
Interviewer: Thomson, Joan
Organizations discussed: Columbia University, New York, NY
Locations discussed: New York; New York, NY; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Columbia University, New York, NY; Composers; Composition (Music); Music--Instruction and study; New York; New York, NY; North America; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Electronic music; Ussachevsky, Vladimir, 1911-
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0019123-14566