Andy Lanset

Director of Archives, New York Public Radio

Andy Lanset appears in the following:

Kurt Vonnegut on Breakfast of Champions

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Vonnegut is at the top of his game—confidently proclaiming the novelist’s ability to “make up new myths that people will believe.”
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"Are You A Highbrow?"

Monday, December 02, 2013

"As far as I can make out, the word "high-brow" in its current connection with music is a synonym for "undesirable."
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Twentieth Century Magic

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

The wonders of radio and its potential to be entertaining, educational, amusing, exciting and appealing to the intellectual as well as the average person.
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The American Composer

Monday, November 25, 2013

"The music of America is no longer a foundling, a stepchild or an outcast in its own country."
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The Position of Women in Music

Monday, November 18, 2013

"The number of women in the musical profession has been steadily increasing...The art of music is in a state of hopeless decadence, this phenomenon is inevitable."  - Sir Thomas Beecham.
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Bach is a Modern

Monday, November 11, 2013

"Yes, Bach is a modern. A present-day band-arranger gives free rein to the performer--and so did Bach."
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My Day With WQXR

Monday, November 04, 2013

"WQXR has twined itself to the context of my life in an almost obsessive way."
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Zaven 'Doc' Masoomian

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

He helped make WQXR what it is today.
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"What About This American Music?"

Monday, October 28, 2013

"American Music is here to be reckoned with, lustily growing, and confident."
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Records Make Music Lovers

Monday, October 21, 2013

"Recordings are not only representatives of music; they are also musical ambassadors."
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An Orchestral Conductor Looks at Radio

Monday, October 14, 2013

"WQXR allows me to not only hear performances by other men but to take quiet stock of my own."
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Commandments for Commentators

Monday, October 07, 2013

A biblical imperative for the newsy.
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Paderewski

Monday, September 30, 2013

"His every move in life personally, socially and economically was for the benefit and improvement of his fellow men."
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Latin Americans in Music

Monday, September 23, 2013

"It has been my experience that those who really love music have a consuming passion to become familiar with its every manifestation."
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Brains Have No Sex

Monday, September 16, 2013

"Women as a whole, make a smaller fuss about accepting responsibilities, of whatever nature, than men." --Lisa Sergio
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So You Think It's Easy!

Monday, September 09, 2013

"Still, there is always that fearful moment when a wide-eyed newsman rushes in with a bulletin about the fall of Dneproderzhinsk (40 miles from Dnepropetrovsk)."
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Earliest Known Recording of a New York City Mayor

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Who knew a commercial recording of a New York City Mayor would ever sell?
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Raymond Asserson, Sr., The Man Who Built WNYC in 1924: Speaking Truth to Power

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

The man who built WNYC.
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The complete Vonnegut interviews, 1974-1979

Monday, June 24, 2013

Miller and Vonnegut were good friends.
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Radio Pioneer Tommy Cowan Announces a Parade of History

Friday, May 10, 2013

He was an announcer blessed with the gift of gab and an encyclopedic knowledge of New York.
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