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Description of fonds and Collections
List of fonds and Collections
BACHMAN, RANDY, 1943-
Randy Bachman fonds. - 1945-1995. - 10.28 m of textual records. - 880 photographs. - 198 negatives. - 71 audio discs. - 296 audio tape reels. - 2 audio tape cassettes. - 34 videocassettes. - 181 film reels.
Scope and content
The fonds contains, among other items, biographical and historical sketches; correspondence; contracts; minutes; scores and lyrics; copyright material; press releases; hit lists; awards and honourable mentions; legal documents; annotated schedules; tour itineraries; logos; posters; passes; concert tickets; financial material (ledgers; account books; accounting sheets; accounting records; royalties; account analyses; financial reports; bank statements; payment registration forms; salaries and wages; etc.); concert programmes; promotional material; record jackets; press clippings; photographs, mainly of Randy Bachman and musical groups; sound and video recordings of a number of artists and musical groups including Randy Bachman, Frank Ludwig, Denise McCann, The Guess Who, Brave Belt, BTO, Ironhorse, Union, Carmel, Trooper, Noah, Cowboys International, BMX and The Beach Boys.
The fonds contains the following series: MUS 219/A Personal Records; MUS 219/B Correspondence and Contracts; MUS 219/C Financial Records; MUS 219/D Songs; MUS 219/E Solo Career; MUS 219/F Musical Groups; MUS 219/G Production; MUS 219/H Companies; MUS 219/I Artist Files; MUS 219/J Photographs; MUS 219/K Audio and Audio-visual Recordings; MUS 219/L Miscellaneous.
Immediate source of acquisition: acquired from Randy Bachman, in several accessions, between 1992 and 1995.
Restrictions: written permission is required for access to the financial records.
Finding aids: Stéphane Jean. Numerical List of the Randy Bachman fonds. Ottawa: National Library of Canada. 1995. 168 p. (www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/music/index-e.html#fonds)
Accruals: further accessions expected.