Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Language English
German
Russian
Subjects Bing, Rudolf
Chamber Music
Copland, Aaron
Koussevitzky, Serge
Lopatnikoff, Nikolai
Opera
Orchestral Music
Piano Music
Rosenstock, Joseph
Rudel, Julius
Slonimsky, Nicolas
Steinberg, William
Title
Nikolai Lopatnikoff Collection, 1916-1979
Description
Russian-born composer Nikolai Lopatnikoff (1903-1976) studied in Germany and began his career there before fleeing Europe in 1939. He first settled in New York before joining the faculty of the Carnegie Institute of Technology (later Carnegie Mellon University) in Pittsburgh, where he taught for nearly twenty-five years. He maintained ties with many émigré artists in this country. The collection contains the composer's holograph and printed scores from his Opus 1 through Opus 46, as well as works without opus number; in addition to Lopatnikoff's opera 'Danton'. Also included are letters, writings, programs, biographical materials, publicity, and photographs. collection | 37 ft. | 27 boxes | Music manuscripts, printed music, letters, other papers, photographs. (Contents). Sound recordings were transferred to the Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division. Nikolai Lopatnikoff Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress (Preferred Citation). Lopatnikoff, Nikolai (Sort). Music and personal papers of Russian-born composer Nikolai Lopatnikoff. (Browse Display). Researchers wishing to work with special collections are advised to inquire in advance about availability of material since many special collections are stored off-site. (Access Permissions). Certain restrictions to use or copying of materials may apply. (Copyright). Collection (Form).
Subject Headings
-  Chamber Music
-  Opera
-  Orchestral Music
-  Piano Music
-  Lopatnikoff, Nikolai
-  Bing, Rudolf
-  Steinberg, William
-  Copland, Aaron
-  Slonimsky, Nicolas
-  Koussevitzky, Serge
-  Rosenstock, Joseph
-  Rudel, Julius
Notes
-  Music manuscripts, printed music, letters, other papers, photographs. (contents)
-  Sound recordings were transferred to the Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division.
-  Nikolai Lopatnikoff Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress (Preferred Citation)
-  Lopatnikoff, Nikolai (sort)
-  Music and personal papers of Russian-born composer Nikolai Lopatnikoff. (browse display)
-  Researchers wishing to work with special collections are advised to inquire in advance about availability of material since many special collections are stored off-site. (Access Permissions)
-  Certain restrictions to use or copying of materials may apply. (copyright)
Form
collection
Extent
37 ft.
27 boxes
Related Resources
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/eadmus.mu005001 (Finding Aid)
Respository
Music Division, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.scdb.200033679/mets.xml
LC Classification
ML31.L6


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