Fonds 32 - Archives Collection 32: Geoffrey Payzant / Eduard Hanslick

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CA OTUFM 32

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Archives Collection 32: Geoffrey Payzant / Eduard Hanslick

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  • 1926-2004 (Creation)

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0.4m (1 box) of textual records

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(1926-2004)

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Geoffrey Payzant, philosopher, writer, and organist, was born in Halifax, NS, 7 Mar 1926, and died in Toronto 31 Aug 2004. His later research interests were the writings of the pioneer of musical aesthetics, Eduard Hanslick (1824-1904), resulting in two books, several articles and dozens of invited lectures.

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Fonds includes correspondence, notes, typescripts, translations, photocopies of journal articles, and other working papers about Hanslick. Files include Correspondence with other scholars; Contemporary reviews of Vom Musikalisch-Schönen; For commentary; Miscellaneous articles and reviews of publications about Hanslick; Miscellaneous writings by Hanslick; Various articles about Hanslick; Translation of Aus meinem Leben; Aus meinem Leben: Deutsche Rundschau; Blätter: 1853-4; Personalia; Bibliographical; Alt, Theodor; Barach, Sigmund; Bayer, Josef; Becher, Alfred Julius; Beneke, Friedrich Eduard; Bimberg, Siegfried; Bolzano, Bernard; Brentano, Franz; Burgh, Allatson; Dahlhaus, Carl; Dambeck, J. H.; Danzel, Theodor Wilhelm; Drbal, Mathias Amos; Du Bois-Reymond, Emil; Eitelberger, Rudolf; Exner, Franz; Fétis, François-Joseph; Flügel, Otto; Gade, Niels W.; Geibel, Emanuel; Gervinus, Georg Gottfried; Gluck, Christoph Willibald; Goldberger's chains; Goethe, Johann Wolfgang; Griepenkerl, Robert; Grillparzer, Franz; Grimm, Jacob; Gutt, Bernhard; Gutzkow, Karl; Hand, Ferdinand; Hanslik, Josef Adolf; Hanus, Jan; Harless, Christian Friedrich; De la Harpe?; Hartmann, Eduard von; Hasner, Leopold von; Hauptmann, Moritz, re Spohr; Hausegger, Friedrich von; Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich; Heine, Heinrich; Heinse, Wilhelm; Helmholtz, Hermann von; Herbart, Johann Friedrich; Herbartians; Herbart - Stout - Dumdey; Hiller, Ferdinand; Hiller, Johann Adam; Hirschfeld, Robert; Hostinsky, Ottakar - Herbart; Jahn, Otto; Johnston, William M.; Josephinism; Kahlert, August; Kalbeck, Max; Kant, Immanuel; Kausch, Johann Joseph; Khittl, Christoph; Köstlin, Karl; Krüger, Eduard; Laurencin d'Armond, Ferdinand Peter; Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim; Lobe, Johann Christian; Lotze, Hermann; Marschner, Franz; Marx, Adolf Bernhard; Mattheson, Johann; Meissner, A. G. (August Gottlieb); Meisler, Richard; Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix; Meyerbeer, Giacomo; Michaelis, Christian Friedrich; Moos, Paul; Mosel, Ignaz Franz von; Nägeli, Hans Georg; Nahlowsky, Joseph Wilhelm; Nyíri, János Kristóf; Ørsted, Hans Christian; Ulybyshev, Aleksandr Dmitrievich; Pamphlet war 1854+; Panofka, Heinrich; Pathologisch; Porta, Giambattista della; Printz, Felix; Riehl, Wilhelm Heinrich; Rochlitz, Friedrich; Rosenkranz, Karl; Rousseau, Jean-Jacques. Dictionnaire; Schelling, Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von; Schneider, Paul; Schneider, Peter Joseph; Schubart, Christian Friedrich Daniel. Ideen; Schumann, Robert; Schwind, Moritz von; Shakespeare, William; Siebeck, Hermann; Siegel, Carl; Spitzer, Hugo, re Zimmermann; Stade, F. (Friedrich); Strauss, David Friedrich; Strauss, Dietmar, correspondence; Sulzer, Johann Georg; Tatarkiewicz, Wladyslaw; Thun-Hohenstein, Leopold Leo; Topitsch, Ernst; Vesque von Püttlingen, Johann; Vischer, Friedrich Theodor; Vogt, Theodor; Wagner, Richard. Lecture to Toronto Wagner Society; Wallaschek, Richard; Wedel, Gottschalk; Whyte, Robert; Wiener Zeitung; Winter, Eduard; Winterfeld, C. von; Zamminer, Friedrich; Zeising, Adolf; Zimmermann, J. A.; Hanslick - Zimmermann correspondence; Zimmermann. Wien 1848-1888; Zimmermann. Athenaeum; Zimmermann. Tonkunst; Zimmermann. Böhm; Zimmermann. Phil in Öst. 1848; Zimmermann, Robert; Zimmermann. Laokoon; Zimmermann. Spek Aesth; Hanslick. On the musically beautiful; VMS I, 1854"

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Books and music from Professor Payzant’s collection were added to the University of Toronto Library. His materials pertaining to Glenn Gould are held by Library and Archives Canada.

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