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Charles Eakin manuscripts

Identifier: CoU-AMRC-31

Scope and Contents

Manuscript compositions and papers of Charles Eakin (b. 1927), Composer and bass player; Professor of Music, University of Colorado (1950-?); Bass player, Houston and New Orleans Symphonies; Faculty member, University of Minnesota and Baylor University, including published and unpublished music, photographs, publicity materials, recordings, and correspondence.


  • Majority of material found in 1950–present

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

The American Music Research Center does not control rights to any material in this collection. Requests to publish any material in the collection should be directed to the copyright holders.


12 linear feet

Language of Materials



Music, clippings and programs are all arranged alphabetically by title of music.

Physical Location

Housed in the American Music Research Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Charles Eakin

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, Rare and Distinctive Collections Repository

1720 Pleasant Street
184 UCB
Boulder Colorado 80503 United States