Rabinoff, Max

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Russian-American impresario.

From the description of Web of my life : typescript, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122500728

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Musical impresario, international economist.

From the guide to the Max Rabinoff Papers, 1908-1961, (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

Musical impresario, international economist.

From the description of Papers, 1908-1961. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309771643

Impresario.

From the description of Reminiscences of Max Rabinoff : oral history, 1963. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309723200

Max Rabinoff (1879-1966) was an impresario who established numerous opera companies and successfully managed several others. Later, he sponsored American tours of international musical companies. Rabinoff focused on adding realism to operatic performances and providing those performances to the public at a reasonable price. One of his proudest professional achievements was his participation in the establishment of The American Institute of Operatic and Allied Arts in Stony Point, New York.

From the guide to the Max Rabinoff papers, 1908-1954, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.)

Max Rabinoff (1879-1966) was an opera, concert music, and ballet impresario who established or managed several opera companies in North America and sponsored the American tours of international artists, including Anna Pavlova.

As a producer, Rabinoff focused on adding realism to operatic performances and providing those performances to the public at a reasonable price. Having brought many foreign performers and troupes before American audiences, one of Rabinoff's proudest professional achievements was his participation in the establishment of the American Institute of Operatic Arts (also known as the American Institute of Operatic and Allied Arts), which focused on the training and development of American artists.

From the description of Max Rabinoff papers, 1908-1954. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 84671723

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Russian-American impresario.

From the guide to the Max Rabinoff typescript : Web of my life, undated, (Hoover Institution Archives)

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creatorOf Max Rabinoff Papers, 1908-1961 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
creatorOf Max Rabinoff papers, 1908-1954 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Max Rabinoff typescript : Web of my life, undated Hoover Institution Archives.
referencedIn Rabinoff, Max. Reminiscences of Max Rabinoff : oral history, 1963. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Andree Aelion Brooks Research Files on Bluet Rabinoff, ca. 1920-ca.2009 Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn Serge Koussevitzky Archive, 1920-1976, (bulk 1924-1951) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Rabinoff, Max. Web of my life : typescript, n.d. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
referencedIn American Ballet Theatre records, 1936-ca. 1967 The New York Public Library. Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
creatorOf Bolm, Beatrice. Correspondence to and performance memorobilia of Adolf Bolm, 1915-1928. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Rabinoff, Max. Papers, 1908-1961. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Rabinoff, Max. Reminiscences of Max Rabinoff : oral history, 1963. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Rabinoff, Max. Max Rabinoff papers, 1908-1954. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Rabinoff, Max. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1950. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Franz Waxman Papers, 1922-1996 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
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correspondedWith American Ballet Theatre corporateBody
associatedWith American Institute of Operatic Art. corporateBody
associatedWith American Institute of Operatic Arts. corporateBody
associatedWith American Music Collection corporateBody
associatedWith Brooks, Andree Aelion person
associatedWith Export Import Bank. corporateBody
associatedWith Export Import Bank. corporateBody
correspondedWith Koussevitzky, Serge, 1874-1951 person
associatedWith Kraus, Michael, person
associatedWith La Salle, Marie person
associatedWith La Salle, Marie. person
associatedWith Pavlova, Anna, 1881-1931. person
associatedWith Rabinoff, Max, 1876-1966. person
associatedWith Waxman, Franz, 1906-1967 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Soviet Union
Estonia
New York (State)--New York
Georgia (Republic)
United States Relations Soviet Union.
United States
Soviet Union
Soviet Union Relations United States.
Estonia
Georgia (Republic)
Azerbaijan
Illinois--Chicago
Azerbaijan
United States
New York (State)--Stony Point
Soviet Union
Massachusetts--Boston
Subject
Opera
Opera--Illinois--Chicago
Ballerinas--Soviet Union
Opera--New York (State)--New York
International economic relations
Conservatories of music--New York (State)--Stony Point
Impresarios
Ballet
Impresarios--Interviews
Impresarios--United States
International trade
Ballerinas
Conservatories of music
Opera--Massachusetts--Boston
Occupation
Impresarios
Economists
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Birth 1877-03-09

Death 1966-04-19

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