Contemporary Composers Collection, 1981-2002
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Brief Description:

This collection is made up of unpublished new music scores and recordings. The collection promotes new music through performance and actively pursues donations.

Portions of the Contemporary Composers Collection have been digitized and are available in the Old Dominion University Libraries Digital Collections.

Held at:
Music Special Collections
Email: libspecialcollections [at]
Record Series Number: 00.1/DCR PC 1
Created by: Old Dominion University Libraries Diehn Composers Room, Anderson, Allen (Allen L.), Caldwell, James (1957-), Davis, Douglas, Diemer, Emma Lou, Fornuto, Donato D., Gottschalk, Arthur (1952-), Healey, Derek (1936-), Jex, David, Kasparov, Andrey (1966-), Klein, Joseph (1962-), Lieuwen, Peter, Macbride, David, Newmark, Jonathan, Snyder, Randall, Sochinski, James Richard (1947-), Vanneschi, Luca
Volume: 6.0 Linear Feet
Acquired: 05/00/2011. Additions to this collection are made on an ongoing basis by several donors.
Arrangement: Materials are arranged in alphabetical order by composer's last name.
Access Restrictions: Open to researchers without restrictions.
Subject Index
Music--United States--20th century
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Italian [ita]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.
Acquisition Notes: Composers  New music composers are contacted and encouraged to donate copies of their unpublished materials only.
Related Materials: New Music Performance Collection of the Old Dominion University Libraries Diehn Composers Room
PreferredCitation: [Identification of item], Item [insert number and title], Contemporary Composers Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Old Dominion University Libraries.
Finding Aid Revisions: Continual processing occurrs as donations are made.