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Fonds F0099 - Gerhard Wuensch fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0099
Gerhard Wuensch fonds.
- 1946-1999 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
4.40 m of textual records.
Name of creator
Composer, musicologist and pianist. Born on December 23, 1925 in Vienna, Austria. Came to Canada via the United States in 1964. Biographical information available in Encyclopedia of music in Canada. 2nd ed., p. 1426.
Donated by G. Wuensch between 1987 and 2005.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of correspondence; manuscript scores of unpublished orchestral, instrumental and vocal music for a wide variety of ensembles and instruments; research material, preliminary work and manuscripts of several drafts of G. Wuensch's book Max Reger (1873-1916) : a second look; reviews, newsclippings and programs relating to G. Wuensch's career; and teaching materials.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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Conditions governing access
Some items restricted.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Text in English and German.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
File level inventory available at repository.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of the fonds.
Further accruals expected.