Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Sept. 10, 1976 [sound recording].


Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007,. Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Sept. 10, 1976 [sound recording].

Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Sept. 10, 1976 [sound recording].

Menotti discusses Stokowski's influence on him when Menotti was a student at the Curtis Institute of Music; Toscanini's opinions of Stokowski; Stokowski's ability to create sound; Stokowski's recordings and performances of Menotti's compositions including Amahl and the Night Visitors with choreography by George Balanchine; and Stokowski's maturity as a musician but difficulties with eyesight and memory in his later years.

Tape 1 sound cassette : analog.Tape 1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 tracks, NAB standard ; 10 1/2 in., 1/4 in. tapeSound disc digital : 4 3/4 in.Transcript 3 leaves.1 folder.

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Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007 (person)

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