Date: September 21, 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 Il signor Bruschino, Prokofiev's Classical Symphony and Wagner's Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, and an interview with NBC Orchestra's principle trumpet player, Harry Glantz.
Contributing Partner: UNT Music Library