Date: January 5, 1966
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 Rossini's Overture to The Barber of Seville, Ponchielli's Dance of the Hours from La Gioconda and Haydn's Surprise Symphony, and an interview with baritone Frank Guarrera.
Contributing Partner: UNT Music Library