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Collection description

The recording archive of Jaakko Salo is an archive collected by composer, arranger and conductor Jaakko Salo. It contains both Finnish and foreign vinyl records and tape materials since the 1950s. The one-of-a-kind tape collection contains master tapes and recordings of live performances. The tape materials have been digitised. The archive has a total of 2,500 audio records and 300 audio tapes.

The Finnish audio records in the recording archive of Jaakko Salo have been described into the National Library Search. You can find a list of the Finnish audio records by using the search terms 'Jaakko Salon kokoelma' in the database. You can study the digital copies of the recordings in the Music Library's listening room.

The archive was donated to the library by Jaakko Salo's estate in 2002.

Catalogue information
  • The collection has been described in the reference database
  • The collection has been only partially catalogued
Collection materials in format
  • Analogue
  • Digitised
  • Sound recording
Material type
  • music recordings
  • archives
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Contact information: 
The Finnish National Sound Archive
National Library
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