Fonds 31 - Archives Collection 31 : Walter Buczynski

Identity area

Reference code

CA OTUFM 31

Title

Archives Collection 31 : Walter Buczynski

Date(s)

  • 1933 - (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

18 boxes ; 2.5 m ; 219 Folders/Envelopes/Items.

Context area

Name of creator

(1933-)

Biographical history

Walter Buczynski, pianist, composer and teacher, was born in Toronto,17 December 1933. He studied internationally, with Darius Milhaud and Nadia Boulanger among others. From 1969 until his retirement he taught piano, theory and composition at the University of Toronto. He is a prolific composer, and has often been commissioned by prominent Canadian artists and organizations.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Walter Buczynski

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Manuscript music; Radio music and cildren's pieces; correspondence with the CBC, CMC, Canada Council, Ontario Arts Council, performers, representatives of performing organizations, friends, colleagues, friends, colleagues, students; Press notices and reviews; Programs; Polish community activities; Notebooks and journals.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places