Recordings of June in Buffalo, 1975-1978, 1980.

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State University of New York at Buffalo. Music Dept. Recordings of June in Buffalo, 1975-1978, 1980.

Recordings of June in Buffalo, 1975-1978, 1980.

The collection contains recordings for 51 of the 53 concerts that were presented 1975-1980 as part of the June in Buffalo concert series. It contains approximately 216 works. There are several instances of composers providing spoken introductions to their own works. The original recordings were made on reel-to-reel tapes (all but two are 10 inch reels). The contents were digitized in 2007 onto CDs (service and in-house masters) and DVDs (preservation masters).

9 linear feet (64 reel to reel tapes, 159 compact discs, 58 DVDs)

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State University of New York at Buffalo. Music Dept.

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The June in Buffalo festival of contemporary music was established by Morton Feldman in 1975. Morton Feldman joined the University at Buffalo Music Faculty in 1972. He was the Slee Professor, 1972-1973, Edgar Varè€se Professor, 1975-1987, and the Director of the Center of the Creative and Performing Arts, 1976-1980. Feldman established the June in Buffalo festival in 1975 as a counterpart to the Center of the Creative and Performing Arts' successful Evenings for New Music concerts. The new festi...

Feldman, Morton, 1926-1987

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Composer Morton Feldman (1926-1987) was best known for his association with the New York School of experimentalist musicians, including composers John Cage, Christian Wolff, and Earle Brown, and pianist David Tudor. In addition to composing approximately 150 works, Feldman also wrote more than three dozen articles about various aspects of music and art. Feldman was a member of the music department faculty at the State University of New York at Buffalo from 1972-1987. During those years he served...