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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.

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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

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

Collection of interviews by James D'Arc

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9068
Scope and Contents

Tapes and transcripts of interviews conducted by James D'Arc during his time as curator at L. Tom Perry Special Collections at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Interviewees include people involved in the film-making industry in southern Utah. Dated 1974-2008.

Dates: 1974-2008

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Audiocassettes 1
Composers -- United States -- History 1
Fine Arts 1
Interviews 1
Jewish composers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1