Papers of Robert Erickson, American composer and co-founder of the Music Department at UC San Diego.
Born in Marquette, Michigan on March 7, 1917, Erickson studied composition with Austrian composer Ernst Krenek
at Hamline University in St. Paul and graduated in 1943. After three years in the Army, he returned to Hamline, receiving
an M.A. in music in 1947.
24 Linear feet
(28 archives boxes, 13 flat boxes, 3 cassettes boxes, 1.5 LP/reel-to-reel boxes, 1 records carton and 3 map case folders)
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