Los Angeles Music Festival. Scrapbooks. 1955-1958.

Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1996 September; finding aid revised by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2014 April; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2014 April.
UCLA Library Special Collections
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©1996 September

Title: Los Angeles Music Festival. Scrapbooks.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 537
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 linear ft. (1 oversize box)
Date: 1955-1958
Abstract: Record Series 537 contains scrapbooks regarding the Los Angeles Music Festival.
Physical Description: Scrapbooks and newspaper clippings contained are extremely fragile. Handle with exceptional care.
Physical Location: Record Series 537 is located in the UCLA University Archives Office.
Creator: Los Angeles Music Festival.


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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Los Angeles Music Festival. Scrapbooks (University Archives Record Series 537). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

Historical note

Composer and conductor Franz Waxman oversaw the Los Angeles Music Festival from 1947 to 1966. Waxman was a legendary film score composer and émigré who featured music of Stravinsky, Shostakovich and Bernstein alongside Bach, Beethoven and Mozart.

Scope and Content

Record Series 537 contains scrapbooks regarding the Los Angeles Music Festival. Scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings published between 1956-1958.
This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 3466967 

Box 1

"LA Music Festival 1958." Scrapbook. 1958 May 03-Jun 18.

Box 1

"LA Music Festival 1954/1955." Scrapbook. 1954 May 04-1955 Jun 16.

Scope and Contents note

Includes 1955 Jul issue of "International Musician."
Box 1

"LA Music Festival 1957." Scrapbook. 1957 Apr 04-Jun 22.

Box 1

"LA Music Festival 1956/1957." Scrapbook. 1956 Apr 06-1957 Jul 28.