Scope and Content
Title: Otto Hirschler Collection of correspondence, programs and papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1919-1950
Collection number: 103
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: This collection consists of correspondence, programs and papers
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF.
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Restrictions on Access
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
[Identification of item],
Otto Hirschler Collection of correspondence, programs and papers, 103, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of
California, Los Angeles.
Otto Theophilius Hirschler was born on Dec. 16,
1889 in Hillsboro, Kan.; attended Bethel College
(1907-8), Pomona College (1911-14), Los Angeles
Conservatory of Music (1914-15), and the American
Conservatory of Music, Chicago, where he received
his B.A. in 1917, along with the Conservatory's
gold medal; professor of music at Albion College
(1916-17) and at Coe College (1917-19); moved to
L.A. in 1919, where he was organist and usually
choir director and/or director of music in many
churches; he taught organ, piano, and voice
privately, as well as teaching at the Bible
Institute of L.A. (BIOLA), California Christian
College, and Pepperdine College.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of scrapbook of letters,
programs, clippings and other documents relating
to Hirschler's composing career; loose documents,
including Hirschler's resume, biography and
obituary; and medal from the American Conservatory
of Music, Chicago.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this
collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Hirschler, Otto T.--Archives.
Composers--United States--Archival resources.
Music teachers--United States.