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NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - Centennial Series, 2/8/1967

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 La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini and includes an interview with Puccini's step-daughter.
Date: February 8, 1967
Creator: Gillis, Don
Partner: UNT Music Library

NBC Radio Broadcast: Toscanini - The Man Behind the Legend, 2/3/1965

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 Musetta's Waltz from Puccini's La bohème, and features an interview with Madame Fosca Crespi, step-daughter of Puccini.
Date: February 3, 1965
Creator: Gillis, Don
Partner: UNT Music Library