Oral history interview, 1977.


Oral history interview, 1977.

Topics include leadership of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra; Frederick Huber; Gustav Strube; Reginald Stewart; Peter Herman Adler; Massimo Freccia; outdoor concerts; and plans for a new symphony hall.

Typescript : 1 p.Tape : cassette (50 min.)


SNAC Resource ID: 7345459

Maryland historical society

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