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Leopold Stokowski

Leopold Stokowski appears in the following:

Leopold Stokowski, the Maestro, Advocates for Accessible, Affordable Art

Friday, January 04, 2013

WNYC

In a 1962 interview, Leopold Stokowski discusses his founding of the American Symphony Orchestra with WNYC's Seymour Siegel, calling for more emphasis on the arts. 

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Tommy Dorsey and Leopold Stokowski Bring Brass and Rhythm to Young Audiences

Monday, September 10, 2012

WNYC

Tommy Dorsey's 1945 teaming up with Leopold Stokowski drives the young audience into a frenzy even before the first note is played. Stokowski comes across as a bit schoolmasterish, admonishing the audience to be quiet or "the concert ends now."

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Leopold Stokowski Interview

Friday, October 12, 1962

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

WNYC station director Seymour Siegel interviews Leopold Stokowski about the New York's new symphony orchestra, the American Symphony Orchestra. It which will be formed of 1/3 new, young talent, and 2/3 ...

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Leopold Stokowski

Sunday, November 16, 1952

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

No music in this recording. Ins and Outs only.

Leopold Stokowski comments on the music of Debussy, Stravinsky, Petrouchka and Percy Grainger.


Audio courtesy of the NYC ...

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Leopold Stokowski

Tuesday, October 28, 1952

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Leopold Stokowski discusses two upcoming concerts at the Museum of Modern Art of modern American orchestral music by young composers.

For more on Leopold Stokowski, please visit http://www.wnyc.org/blogs/neh-preservation-project/2013/jan/04/leopold-stokowski/. ...

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Leopold Stokowski : Young American Composers and the Composers Alliance Concerts

Wednesday, October 22, 1952

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Remote broadcast of speech by Leopold Stokowski at the Museum of Modern Art about a series of concerts.

[Poor quality original.]


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives ...

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Concerto for Trombone and Orchestra

Thursday, February 15, 1945

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Leopold Stokowski conducts the New York City Symphony Orchestra. Asks for silence during the performance. Tommy Dorsey on Trombone. World Premiere of Nathaniel Shilkret's Concerto for Trombone and Orchestra. Stokowski introduces ...

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