This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.
From the series "Velvet and Gold."
Interview with composer Gian Carlo Menotti about his productions "The Telephone" and "The Medium."
Note that the program intro states the program comes on Tuesday nights at 9pm, but the date given, 7/3/1947, was actually a Thursday. Historical NYT calls the program on WNYC at 9pm on Tuesdays in July "Opera Memories, Thomas H. Cowan."
Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection
WNYC archives id: 68709
Municipal archives id: LT79