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Tirro, Frank P., 2007 June 22

Call Number: RU 1037


  • 2007 June 22


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Collection materials are closed to research until January 1, 2029, after which access is subject to review by University Archives staff.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Biographical / Historical

Music School Dean, 1980-1989

Frank Tirro received his Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Nebraska, his Master of Music degree from Northwestern, and his PhD degree from the University of Chicago. Before coming to Yale in 1980, Tirro served as Chairman of the music department at the University of Chicago and Dean of the Music School at Duke University. After completing his service as Dean of the Yale Music School in 1989, he continued to serve as professor of music, specializing in both the history of jazz and music of the Renaissance.

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