Date: November 15, 1967
Creator: Gillis, Don
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 Overture to Die Zauberflote by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Suite No. 1 from Carmen by Georges Bizet, Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Streiche by Richard Strauss, and includes an interview with Victorio Riette.
Contributing Partner: UNT Music Library