Aina Swan Cutler audio collection
The collection contains audio cassette recordings of Aina Cutler's writing set to music.
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Collection is open and available for use by researchers in the Andersen Library Reading Room.
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Copyright is retained by the copyright holder.
1 box (1 box)
Includes recordings of Aina Swan Cutler's work set to music on audio cassette.
Aina Swan Cutler (1914-2005) was an American lyricist, librettist, and translator of Finnish poetry. An American-born Finnish woman, Swan Cutler collaborated with Finnish composers as a lyricist and translator of Finnish poetry set to music. She frequently translated the poetry of Eino Leino, a Finnish writer known for modernizing Finnish folk elements in his work. Swan Cutler also frequently collaborated with composer and jazz pianist Heikki Sarmanto.
The collection was transferred to the Performing Arts Archives from the University of Minnesota Music Library.
The collection was processed and the finding aid written by Kate McManus, 2016.
- Aina Swan Cutler Audio Collection PA106
- Kate McManus
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