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.
Related collections at the University of Minnesota Libraries include: Aina Swan Papers (IHRC489).
The collection was processed and the finding aid written by Kate McManus, 2016.
Aina Swan Cutler audio collection (PA106), Performing Arts Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis, Minnesota. http://archives.lib.umn.edu/repositories/9/resources/6748 Accessed September 20, 2017.