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Roberto Sierra Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 144

Scope and Contents

The Papers consist mainly of music and programs. Clippings, correspondence and other documents are also included. The collection should be considered partial, as Sierra is currently an active composer.

Dates

  • 1982 - 2017

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection is open for research.

Arrangement

The Papers are divided into five series: I. Music; II. Programs; III. Clippings; IV. Correspondence; and V. Contracts, Documents and Awards.

Extent

12 Linear Feet (14 containers)

Language of Materials

Multiple languages

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/music.mss.0144

Overview

The Papers consist mainly of music and programs. Clippings, correspondence and other documents are also included. The collection should be considered partial, as Sierra is currently an active composer.

Biographical / Historical

Roberto Sierra is an American composer. He studied at the University of Puerto Rico, the Conservatory of Puerto Rico, the Institute for Sonology in Utrecht, and the Hamburg Hochschule für Musik. In his music, Sierra combines European moderism with Latin American popular music and folk song.
Title
Guide to the Roberto Sierra Papers
Author
Finding aid compiled by Emily DiLeo, with Jacob Fewx.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Gilmore Music Library Repository

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