Harvey J. Olnick fonds

Title: Harvey J. Olnick fonds

Dates of creation: 15 and 28 July 1986

Physical description: 7 reel-to-reel audiotapes (185 mins.)

Biographical Sketch: Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Music

Scope and content: Oral history interview with Professor Harvey J. Olnick, conducted by Valerie Schatzker. Commences with his early education at the Juilliard School of Music and ends with a statement of his plans for the Music Library. Focusses on Toronto period, 1954-1986, and discusses his appointment, musicology, the curricula, faculty, and students of the Faculty of Music and the Royal Conservatory of Music. Other subjects considered include the architecture and construction of the Edward Johnson building, finances, and the development of the Music Library Collection.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B1986-0074