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NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 5/5/1964

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 Wagner's Act I, Scene 3 of Die Walküre, Mendelssohn's Overture to a Midsummer Night's Dream, and an interview with Walter Legge.
Date: May 5, 1964
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 5/12/1964

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 Verdi's Overture to I vespri siciliani, Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 5, and an interview with Edwin Bachman.
Date: May 12, 1964
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 5/20/1964

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 Mendelssohn's Manfred Symphony, Schumann's Manfred Overture, and an interview with Herbert Grossman.
Date: May 20, 1964
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 5/27/1964

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 Verdi's Hymn of the Nations, Il Lombardi excerpts, Cherubini's Ali Baba Overture, and an interview with Vivian Della Chiesa.
Date: May 27, 1964
Creator: Gillis, Don