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Sidor Belarsky records and cassettes

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 7485

Scope and Contents

Collection includes two cassette tapes and eight records, which include songs of the Holocaust and other Yiddish songs performed by Sidor Belarsky.


  • approximately 1950-1986


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Sidor Belarsky records and cassettes must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Sidor Belarsky (1898-1975) was a well known leading basso for many opera companies and he also founded the American Opera Company. In 1930, Belarsky ventured to America where he resided permanently. He used his talents to teach in Utah as well as within the Jewish community.


1 oversize box (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Part of collection donated by Isabel Belarsky in 1984.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Isabel Belarsky; 1984. Donated; 1988.


Arts and Communications.

Processing Information

Processed; Kiren Dulai; 2009.

Register of Sidor Belarsky records and cassettes
Garrett Schroath
2011 June 24
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States