Excellence in the arts [sound recording] : awarding of honorary doctorates. 1999.


Excellence in the arts [sound recording] : awarding of honorary doctorates. 1999.

Consists of citations read by the Deans of the Schools of Dance, Music, Drama, Design & Production ; and acceptance speeches of recipients. Includes some historical and anecdotal material.

1 sound disc (59:56) : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.


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