Interview with Andre Watts, 1986-04-24

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Title
Interview with Andre Watts, 1986-04-24
Names
Watts, Andre (Interviewee)
Dumont, Michelle (Interviewer)
Collection

Margaret Carson audio-visual materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1986-04-24
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LVB 473
Topics
Watts, Andre -- Interviews
Pianists -- United States
Genres
Television programs
Interviews
Notes
Content: Title created by cataloger from audition and label on the original container.
Venue: Filmed by NBC TV at Newark Symphony Hall in Newark, New Jersey 1986 April 24.
Acquisition: Gift; Margaret Carson, 1992.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam) (25 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
A 25 minute interview to be edited down to 5 minutes for July 4th spot. Andre Watts, born in Germany, the son of a Hungarian mother, a pianist, and a black American father, an Army officer, speaks about his childhood, coming to America, his mother's influence on his career as a pianist, his love for and pride in America, the large number of possibilities and opportunities in this country as compared to others, flexibility and freedom of the American Society, his views on various issues, his feelings about being of mixed race and mixed nationality, his taste in music, and more.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 904715574
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20550109
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8d9d9050-4a99-0133-c099-60f81dd2b63c
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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Andre Watts, 1986-04-24" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1986. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8efde740-4a99-0133-2a7e-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Andre Watts, 1986-04-24" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 24, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8efde740-4a99-0133-2a7e-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1986). Interview with Andre Watts, 1986-04-24 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8efde740-4a99-0133-2a7e-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with Andre Watts, 1986-04-24