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Bazelon, Irwin



  • Existence: 1922 - 1995

Biographical History

Irwin Bazelon (1922-1995) was a composer.

Irwin Bazelon was born June 4, 1922 in Evanston, Illinois. He studied at De Paul University. He worked with Darius Milhaud and Ernest Bloch on MacDowell Foundation fellowships. In 1955, he joined ASCAP and wrote several compositions during his time there. In 1975 he published his book "Knowing the Score: Notes on Film Music." Irwin Bazelon passed away August 2, 1995 in New York City.

Internet Movie Database, via WWW, October 6, 2017 (all above)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Irwin Bazelon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1915
Scope and Contents

Programs, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, newsletters, letters received, records, and cassette tapes. The materials relate to Bazelon's career as a composer, musician, and director.

Dates: 1946-1976