Firkušný, Rudolf, 1912-1994

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Concert pianist.

From the description of Oral history conducted by Sharon Eisenhour, December 7, 1992. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155901723

American pianist of Czech birth.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (3), dated : New York [and n.p.], 8 March, 12 April and 4 November 1943, to Wiktor [Labunski], 1943 Mar. 8, Apr. 12, and Nov. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270577356

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creatorOf Guelph Spring Festival Archives. Correspondence, memorandums of agreement, working notes relating to concert entitled "The Czech Composer", 1975 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Philadelphia Orchestra. Transcription of WFLN radio broadcast [sound recording], 1962 March 30 and 31. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Winigrad, Allen J.,. Allen J. Winigrad photographs of performing artists, 1973-1989. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Dartmouth Festival of 18th Century Music (1958 : Dartmouth College). Records, 1958. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Mary Virginia Foreman Le Garrec Collection of Artur Schnabel Materials, 1893-1996, (bulk circa 1920-circa 1950) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf Firkušný, Rudolf, 1912-1994. Correspondence with Eugene Ormandy, 1965-1983. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf University of Michigan. University Musical Society. Correspondence with Eugene Ormandy, 1977-1984. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Firkušný, Rudolf, 1912-1994,. Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Nov. 15, 1977 [sound recording]. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Firkušný, Rudolf, 1912-1994. Autograph letters signed (3), dated : New York [and n.p.], 8 March, 12 April and 4 November 1943, to Wiktor [Labunski], 1943 Mar. 8, Apr. 12, and Nov. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Bowman, Robert, 1925-. Robert Bowman collection of music recordings from radio broadcasts [sound recording], 1952-1963. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Philadelphia Orchestra. Transcription of WFLN radio broadcast [sound recording], 1971 November 12 and 13. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Jan Papánek Papers, 1917-1967, (bulk 1939-1948) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Papánek, Jan, 1896-1991. Jan Papánek papers, 1917-1967 (bulk 1939-1948). Library of Congress
creatorOf Bowman, Robert. Collection of music recordings from radio broadcasts [sound recording], 1952-1963. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Guelph Spring Festival Archives. Guelph Spring Festival, 1975 season - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
referencedIn Robert Bowman collection of music recordings from radio broadcasts [sound recording], 1952-1963 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Philadelphia Orchestra. Transcription of WFLN radio broadcast [sound recording], 1972 August 16. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Ambassador Auditorium Collection, 1974-1995 Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries
referencedIn Harkins, Elizabeth R. Steinway oral history, 1974-1981 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Chávez, Carlos, 1899-1978. Correspondence and scores belonging to Carlos Chavez, 1907-1979. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn The Moldenhauer Archives at Harvard University: Correspondence, literary manuscripts, sound recordings, and other material, 1873-2001. Houghton Library
referencedIn Horowitz, Vladimir, 1903-1989. The papers of Vladimir and Wanda Toscanini Horowitz, 1784-1991 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Firkušný, Rudolf, 1912-1994,. Oral history conducted by Sharon Eisenhour, December 7, 1992. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Le Garrec, Mary Virginia Foreman. Mary Virginia Foreman Le Garrec collection of Artur Schnabel materials, 1893-1996 (bulk circa 1920-circa 1950). Library of Congress
referencedIn Mach, Elyse. Great pianists speak for themselves : [oral history], 1979-1987 (inclusive). Yale University Library
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associatedWith Bowman, Robert, 1925- person
associatedWith Chávez, Carlos, 1899-1978. person
associatedWith Daniel, Oliver, person
associatedWith Dartmouth Festival of 18th Century Music (1958 : Dartmouth College) corporateBody
associatedWith Firkušný, Tatiana. person
associatedWith Guelph Spring Festival Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Guelph Spring Festival Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Horowitz, Vladimir, 1903-1989. person
associatedWith Labunski, Wiktor, 1895-1974, person
correspondedWith Le Garrec, Mary Virginia Foreman person
correspondedWith Le Garrec, Mary Virginia Foreman. person
associatedWith Mach, Elyse. person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
correspondedWith Moldenhauer, Hans, collector. person
correspondedWith Papánek, Jan, 1896-1991. person
associatedWith Philadelphia Orchestra. corporateBody
associatedWith Rodzinski, Artur, 1892-1958. person
correspondedWith Schnabel, Artur, 1882-1951 person
associatedWith University of Michigan. University Musical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Winigrad, Allen J., person
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Birth 1912-02-11

Death 1994-07-19

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