Fonds 13 - Elyakim (Peter) Taussig fonds

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Elyakim (Peter) Taussig fonds


  • 1944-1993 (Creation)

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170 audio reels + 27 cm of textual records and other materials (2 boxes)

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Biographical history

Elyakim (Peter) Taussig, pianist, was born in Bratislava, Czechoslovakia, February 27, 1944. He received the first Master of Music (MMUS) in performance granted by the University of Toronto in 1970, and formed the ensemble Camerata in 1973. He has been active as a performer, composer and educator.

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Donated by Elyakim (Peter) Taussig (1992).

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Fonds includes audio tapes, video art works, correspondence, compositions and arrangements, scrapbooks, and term papers for Taussig's graduate courses.

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No restrictions on access

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Previously titled "Archives Collection 13: Elyakim (Peter) Taussig." Reference code (13) removed from the title of the fonds July 30, 2019.

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Archives Collection 13

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Last updated February 22, 2022. RS.




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