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Balint Vaszonyi Collection

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Abstract

Title:
Balint Vaszonyi Collection
Author/Creator:
Vaszonyi, Balint
Collection number:
0
Size:
24.00 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1960-2000
Inclusive dates:
1853-2003
Collection Area:
International Piano Archives at Maryland
Repository:
International Piano Archives at Maryland, University of Maryland Libraries, College Park, MD, 20742, Tel: 301.405.9224, Email: godowsky@umd.edu
Abstract:

Balint Vazsonyi (March 7, 1936-January 2003) was a Hungarian-American pianist, perhaps best known for playing all thirty-two chronological cycles of Beethovens sonatas. Vazsonyi also was an author who wrote extensively on political science in the Washington Times and other media sources. The collection consists of concert programs, reviews, correspondence, newspaper and magazine articles, recordings, lectures, scrapbooks, brochures, manuscripts, books, and videos related to Vazsonyis performing and teaching careers, the ensembles he was involved in, events in his life, his political involvement, and his relationships with several people and organizations, especially his teacher, Ernst von Dohnanyi, and his management, Kazuko Hillyer International, Inc.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

There are no restricted files in this collection.

Preferred citation:

Balint Vaszonyi Collection, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.