Interview with Herbert Baker, 1971-06-05

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Title
Interview with Herbert Baker, 1971-06-05
Additional title: They're playing our song
Names
Baker, Herbert (Interviewee)
Wilk, Max (Interviewer)
Collection

Interviews for the book "They're playing our song"

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1971-06-05
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LDC 53142
Shelf locator: *LT-10 2155
Topics
Baker, Herbert
Baker, Herbert -- Friends and associates
Baker, Belle
Abrahams, Maurice, 1883-1931
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Lyricists -- United States
Composers -- United States
Singers -- United States
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Source note: Title supplied by cataloger from information on the original container.
Content: Original interview conducted by Max Wilk, playwright, screenwriter and author of fiction and nonfiction books, for the book "They're playing our song" published in 1973.
Venue: Recorded in Beverly Hills, California 1971 June 5.
Additional physical form: Also available on CD (1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.) copied from archival original in *LDC 53142.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 42 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips., 1/2 track mono ; 10 in.
Description
Herbert Baker, an American lyricist, recalls episodes and anecdotes related to his mother Belle Baker, a popular singer in musicals and revues, his father, Maurice Abrahams, a songwriter, and their friends and associates among whom were Irving Berlin, Fanny Brice, Florenz Ziegfeld and others.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 879647077
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20202520
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a8987aa0-b3f9-0133-a46b-3c07547a230f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1971: Created
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Herbert Baker, 1971-06-05" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1971. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aaf95d50-b3f9-0133-2762-3c07547a230f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Herbert Baker, 1971-06-05" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aaf95d50-b3f9-0133-2762-3c07547a230f

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1971). Interview with Herbert Baker, 1971-06-05 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aaf95d50-b3f9-0133-2762-3c07547a230f

Wikipedia Citation

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Interview with Herbert Baker, 1971-06-05