Herman Neuman

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WNYC's First Music Director is a Pioneer in the Broadcast of Classical Music

Friday, February 18, 2011


WNYC's first Music Supervisor (Music Director) Herman Neuman was a an accomplished conductor and composer and oversaw the department from its beginning in 1924 to 1967. He continued to do his regular "world" music program (classical), Hands Across the Sea into the 1970s.

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