NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - Centennial Series, 12/20/1967

Description:

This recording is a part of the radio series “Toscanini: Centennial Series,” which was a tribute to conductor Arturo Toscanini on the hundredth anniversary of his birth, and was a subset of the radio series "Toscanini: The Man Behind the Legend". The broadcasts consist of music performed by the NBC Orchestra as well as interviews with composers, conductors, orchestra members, and other people associated with Toscanini. This segment includes performances of the Overture to Il Signor Bruschino by Gioachino Rossini, "Farandole" from L'Arlesienne Suite by Georges Bizet, excerpts from Symphony No. 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven, excerpts from Aida by Giuseppe Verdi, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, and an interview with Howard Hanson.

Creator(s): Gillis, Don
Creation Date: December 20, 1967
Partner(s):
UNT Music Library
Collection(s):
Toscanini: The Centennial Series
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Date(s):
  • Creation: December 20, 1967
Description:

This recording is a part of the radio series “Toscanini: Centennial Series,” which was a tribute to conductor Arturo Toscanini on the hundredth anniversary of his birth, and was a subset of the radio series "Toscanini: The Man Behind the Legend". The broadcasts consist of music performed by the NBC Orchestra as well as interviews with composers, conductors, orchestra members, and other people associated with Toscanini. This segment includes performances of the Overture to Il Signor Bruschino by Gioachino Rossini, "Farandole" from L'Arlesienne Suite by Georges Bizet, excerpts from Symphony No. 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven, excerpts from Aida by Giuseppe Verdi, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, and an interview with Howard Hanson.

Physical Description:

1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.

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Keyword(s): American classical music | NBC broadcasts
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Toscanini: Centennial Series (Don Gillis Collection)
Partner:
UNT Music Library
Collection:
Toscanini: The Centennial Series
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc28295
Resource Type: Sound
Format: Audio
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Access: Public