NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - Centennial Series, 1/2/1967

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 Prelude to Act III of Tannhauser, Prelude to Act I of Parsifal, Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner, and includes an interview with Fridla Wagner.

Creator(s): Gillis, Don
Creation Date: January 2, 1967
Partner(s):
UNT Music Library
Collection(s):
Toscanini: The Centennial Series
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Date(s):
  • Creation: January 2, 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 Prelude to Act III of Tannhauser, Prelude to Act I of Parsifal, Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner, and includes an interview with Fridla Wagner.

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/metadc28297
Resource Type: Sound
Format: Audio
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Access: Public