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NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 7/14/1965

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 Kabalevsky's Overture to Colas Breugnon and Respighi's Pines of Rome.
Date: July 14, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 1/6/1965

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 Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream and Tchaikovsky's Romeo and Juliet, and features an interview with composer and producer Don Gillis.
Date: January 6, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 2/24/1965

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 and Sibelius' Finlandia, and features an interview with the maestro's daughter, Wally Toscanini.
Date: February 24, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 3/23/1966

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 a performance of Weber's Overture to Euryanthe and features Toscanini: The Metropolitan Years, Part I, about Toscanini's time at The Metropolitan Opera.
Date: March 23, 1966
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 3/2/1966

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 Cimarosa's Il matrimonio per raggiro and Verdi's Rigoletto, Act IV, and features an interview with bass-baritone Nicola Moscona.
Date: March 2, 1966
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 12/23/1964

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 Mozart's Overture to the Marriage of Figaro, Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, and a special feature: Canta, canta.
Date: December 23, 1964
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 12/2/1964

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 excerpts from Grofé's Grand Canyon Suite and an interview with Ferde Grofé.
Date: December 2, 1964
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 11/11/1964

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 Nuages and Fêtes from Debussy's Nocturnes and an interview with Walfredo Toscanini.
Date: November 11, 1964
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 6/30/1965

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 features Toscanini: The La Scala Years.
Date: June 30, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 8/25/1965

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 Mozart's Overture to Don Giovanni, Mendelssohn's Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream and Glinka's Kamarinskaya, and features an interview with violist Emanuel Vardi.
Date: August 25, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 7/28/1965

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 Strauss' Tritsch-Tratsch Polka and Gillis' Symphony No. 5 1/2, and features an interview with composer and producer Don Gillis.
Date: July 28, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 9/1/1965

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 Tchaikovsky's March: The Nutcracker Suite, Rossini's William Tell Overture and Sousa's El Capitan, and features an interview with orthopedic surgeon Dr. Irvin Stein.
Date: September 1, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 8/11/1965

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 rehearsal and performance of Ravel's Daphnis et Chloé.
Date: August 11, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 7/21/1965

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 Tchaikovsky's Overture from The Nutcracker Suite, Catalani's Dance of the Water Nymphs and Waldteufel's The Skaters' Waltz, and features an interview with music critic John Freeman.
Date: July 21, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 8/18/1965

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 Tchaikovsky's Trepak from The Nutcracker Suite and Gershwin's An American in Paris, and features an interview with music editor and arranger Dr. Albert Sirmay.
Date: August 18, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 7/7/1965

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 Beethoven's Creatures of Prometheus Overture and Rossini's Semiramide Overture, and features an interview with clarinetist David Weber.
Date: July 7, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 4/6/1966

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 features Toscanini: The Metropolitan Years, Part III, about Toscanini's time at the Metropolitan Opera.
Date: April 6, 1966
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 2/16/1966

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 excerpts from Verdi's Aida and features an interview with tenor Richard Tucker.
Date: February 16, 1966
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 10/27/1965

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 Brahms's Academic Festival Overture and Beethoven's Symphony No. 1, and features an interview with bassoonist Hugo Burghauser.
Date: October 27, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 9/8/1965

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 features rehearsal and performance of Respighi's The Fountains of Rome.
Date: September 8, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 11/3/1965

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 rehearsal and performance of Mendelssohn's Reformation Symphony.
Date: November 3, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 10/6/1965

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 Weber's Der Freischütz Overture and Boito's Prologue to Mefistofele, and features an interview with choral conductor Robert Shaw.
Date: October 6, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 11/10/1965

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 Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde and Elgar's Enigma Variations, and features "A Visit to Carnegie Hall".
Date: November 10, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 10/20/1965

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 Schumann's Manfred Overture and Respighi's Feste Romane, and features an interview with Abe Pearlstein.
Date: October 20, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don