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 E.E. Bagley's National Emblem, Gershwin's An American in Paris, Grofé's Sunrise on the Trail from The Grand Canyon Suite and Gillis' Symphony No. 5 1/2.