Fischer, Irwin, 1903-1977 : The Irwin Fischer Papers, 1903-1992
- Irwin Fischer (1903-1977), composer, professor, conductor, and musician. Enjoyed a long career teaching at the American Conservatory of Music in Chicago, Illinois. Also worked as an organist for the Chicago Symphonic Orchestra and various churches, a conductor for the National Youth Symphony, South Side Symphony, and West Suburban Symphony. Known primarily for scores such as the Hungarian Set (Pearly Bouquet) and Symphony I.
Extent: 15.8 linear feet - (6 cartons, 1 Hollinger box, 3 A/V boxes, and 5 oversize boxes)
Call Number: Midwest MS Fischer
The Irwin Fischer Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).