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Von Würtzler, Aristid, 1930-1997



  • Existence: 1930-1997

biographical statement


American Harp Journal, summer 1998, vol. 16, pg. 38-39 (b. 1930 in Budapest; studied harp with Miklos Rekai and composition with Zoltan Kodály;...

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

New York Harp Ensemble collection

Identifier: MSS 7766
Scope and Contents The collection contains concert programs, correspondence, photographs, press clippings, ensemble arrangements, and books associated with the New York Harp Ensemble (NYHE). Earliest materials are from 1954, but a majority are from 1970 to 1997, the years of the NYHE's existence. There are also videos and audiocassettes related to Aristid von Würtzler, the director of the New York Harp Ensemble. Materials were collected mainly by Aristid von Würtzler while directing the Ensemble and arranged by...
Dates: approximately 1904-2005

New York Harp Ensemble videocassettes and audiocassettes, approximately 1956-1990

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7766 Series 10
Scope and Contents Contains videocassttes with footage of "Something Farcey", "Classical Interlude", excerpts from "Granada-Serenata", "Capriccio", "Fishing Song on the East See", "Variation on Yankee Doodle", NBC Today Show excerpts and Television program NYU Laboratorium. Contains book "Hungarians in America" and audiocassettes of Festival on the Harp and radio materials. Materials dated approximately 1960-1990.
Dates: approximately 1956-1990