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Lewis Nielson collection of Helmut Lachenmann correspondence

Lewis Nielson collection of Helmut Lachenmann correspondence

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lewis Nielson collection of Helmut Lachenmann correspondence
Creator: Lachenmann, Helmut
Creator: Nielson, Lewis
Creator: Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928-2007
Inclusive Dates: 1971-2017
Bulk Dates: 2008-2017
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.1 Linear Feet (5 folders)
Collection Number: ms4116
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Lewis Nielson (b.1950) served as a professor of music composition at the University of Georgia from 1978-1999, and directed the University of Georgia Contemporary Chamber Ensemble. Nielson served on the faculty at Oberlin Conservatory from 2000-2015.

Helmut Lachenmann (b.1935) is an award-winning composer and teacher from Stuttgart, Germany.

Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007) was an influential German composer of experimental electronic music.

Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and dedications written on scores from Helmut Lachenmann to Lewis Nielson. It also includes one letter from Karlheinz Stockhausen to Lachenmann.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lewis Nielson collection of Helmut Lachenmann papers, ms4116, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Composers -- United States.
Germany -- Photographs.
Nielson, Lewis

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence - general, 2008-2014
12Email, 2008-2017
13Scores with dedications
14Photographs - Germany
15Karlheinz Stockhausen letter, 1971