NPR's Performance today, Interview with Michael Tilson ThomasAdditional title: NPR's Performance today
NamesGoldsmith, Martin, 1952- (Host)Goldsmith, Martin, 1952- (Interviewer)Tilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- (Interviewee)Tilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- (Conductor)León, Tania (Conductor)Cheng, Angela (Performer)Kam, Sharon (Performer)New World Symphony (Performer)National Public Radio (U.S.) (Distributor)
Margaret Carson audio-visual materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993-02-18
Table of ContentsMusical works played during the program. The Overture, from Of thee I sing / George Gershwin (conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas) -- Toccata, for orchestra (1948) / Walter Piston (Tania León, conductor) -- Sonata, for clarinet and piano / Francis Poulenc (Angela Cheng, pianist ; Sharon Kam, clarinetist) -- Tangazo / Astor Piazzolla (New World Symphony ; conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1572
TopicsTilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- -- InterviewsRadio programs, MusicalMusicals -- ExcerptsOverturesOrchestral musicDance music -- Latin AmericaTangosSonatas (Clarinet and piano)Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Of thee I sing. OverturePiston, Walter, 1894-1976. Toccata, orchestraPoulenc, Francis, 1899-1963. Sonatas, clarinet, pianoPiazzolla, Astor. Tangazo
NotesSource note: Title provided by cataloger.Venue: Broadcast on National Public Radio [1993 February 18] [Washington, D.C.]
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 67 min.) : analog, stereo
DescriptionMartin Goldsmith talks about upcoming concerts and other cultural events, and introduces new as well as well-known names in the world of music such as Michael Tilson Thomas, American conductor, pianist and composer, Sharon Kam, a classical clarinetist, Angela Cheng, pianist, and others. Includes interview with Michael Tilson Thomas who speaks about his conducting career, and the Miami New World Symphony orchestra that he found in 1987; and about various musical works that he conducted, some of which are played during the program.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 925492167NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20819831Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6ac8cc60-b927-0133-62a4-60f81dd2b63c
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