Date: September 1, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don
Description: This recording is a part of the radio series “Toscanini: The Man Behind the Legend,” which was a tribute to conductor Arturo Toscanini. 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 Tchaikovsky's March: The Nutcracker Suite, Rossini's William Tell Overture and Sousa's El Capitan, and features an interview with orthopedic surgeon Dr. Irvin Stein.
Contributing Partner: UNT Music Library