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Guide to the Dorothy Eisler Collection ARS.0057
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Sponsor
  • Scope and Contents
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Dorothy Eisler Collection
    Dates: 1964-1970
    Collection number: ARS.0057
    Creator: Eisler, Dorothy
    Collection size: 1 box 32 open reel tapes (twenty-four 10" open reel tapes ; eight 5" open reel tapes)
    Repository: Archive of Recorded Sound
    Abstract: The Dorothy Eisler Collection consists of live recordings of classical music from approximately 1964 to 1970.


    Open for research; material must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use. Contact the Archive for assistance.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with repository. Publication and reproduction rights reside with the creators or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Head Librarian of the Archive of Recorded Sound.

    Preferred Citation

    Dorothy Eisler Collection, ARS-0057. Courtesy of the Stanford Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


    This finding aid was produced with generous financial support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

    Scope and Contents

    The Dorothy Eisler Collection consists of 32 open reel tapes of symphonies and operas, recorded from live broadcasts on Radio Vienna, KPEN, and elsewhere, from approximately 1964 to 1970. Works by Mozart, Mahler, Wagner, Strauss, Bruckner, and Brahms are featured, among many others. Three tapes are devoted to the Vienna Festival of 1970. Tapes are minimally annotated, and no complete list of contents exists as of yet.

    Indexing Terms

    Live sound recordings
    Radio programs