NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - Centennial Series, 2/22/1967 Metadata

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  • Main Title NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - Centennial Series, 2/22/1967
  • Series Title Toscanini: Centennial Series (Don Gillis Collection)


  • Producer: Gillis, Don
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Performer: NBC Symphony Orchestra
    Contributor Type: Organization
  • Interviewee: Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Interviewee: Gould, Morton
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Interviewee: Grofe, Ferde
    Contributor Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1967-02-22


  • English


  • Content 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 An American in Paris by George Gershwin, Symphony No. 5 1/2 by Don Gillis, and interviews with Aaron Copland, Morton Gould, Bernard Wagner, Paul Creston, Ferde Grofe, and others.
  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Toscanini, Arturo, 1867-1957 -- Recordings.
  • Named Person: Toscanini, Arturo
  • Keyword: American classical music
  • Keyword: NBC broadcasts


  • Name: Toscanini: The Centennial Series
    Code: TNCS


  • Name: UNT Music Library
    Code: UNTML


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Sound


  • Audio


  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc28254