Date: August 17, 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 Humperdinck's Prelude to Hansel and Gretel, Brahms's Hungarian Dances nos. 1, 17, 20 and 21 and Schubert's Unfinished Symphony and an interview with percussionist Sam Borodkin.
Contributing Partner: UNT Music Library