What's going on : two radio programsAdditional title: What's going on (Radio program)
NamesDanko, Rick (Interviewee)Korda, Michael, 1933- (Interviewee)Beller, Anne Scott (Interviewee)Snow, Leida (Interviewer)Ogle, John (Host)WPIX-FM (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Distributor)
Leida Snow collection of audio interviews and reports on theater, culture and arts
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1977-12-26Date Created: 1977-12-18
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1869
TopicsDanko, Rick -- InterviewsKorda, Michael, 1933- -- InterviewsBeller, Anne Scott -- InterviewsBeller, Anne Scott. Fat and thin : a natural history of obesityKorda, Michael, 1933-. SuccessMusicians -- CanadaAuthors -- InterviewsObesityChristmas radio programsDickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Christmas carolMoore, Clement Clarke, 1779-1863. Night before ChristmasMohr, Joseph, 1792-1848. Stille Nacht, heilige NachtGruber, Franz Xaver, 1787-1863. Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht
GenresRadio programsInterviewsMusicLiterary readings (Radio programs)
NotesBibliographic history: Title provided by cataloger.Performers: The story of Scrooge: Jim Kerr (Tiny Jim), Dennis Quinn (The ghost of Christmas past), Bruce Hodgson (The ghost of Christmas present), Alex Hayes (The ghost of Christmas yet to come), Michael Ellis (The boy with the goose), Phyllis Gianese [?] (Jim's mother), John Ogle (Scrooge), Leida Snow, narrator (Part 1). Leida Snow and John Ogle, hosts and interviewers (Part 2).Venue: Broadcast on WPIX-FM [1977 December 26, 18] New York, N.Y.Acquisition: Gift; Leida Snow, 2009.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 124 minutes) : analog, stereo
DescriptionPart 1. Special Christmas edition of the radio program including two short radio plays ("The story of Scrooge", based on "A Christmas carol" by Dickens, and the story of the hymn "Silent night"), the story of "The night before Christmas" the poem by Clement Moore, and various songs of the season.Part 2. Radio program reviews various cultural events in New York City that were held before the Christmas holidays of 1977, and announcements of upcoming events, such as releases of new albums and concert tours of popular musicians. Includes interview with Michael Korda, who talks about his book "Success!"; interview with Rick Danko, Canadian musician, bassist, songwriter and singer, best known as a member of the Band, who talks about his experience working with Bob Dylan; interview with Anne Scott Beller, who talks about her book "Fat and thin : a natural history of obesity," and discusses the factors that influence body weight, moving from primitive man and his genetic legacy through recent ethnological, ecological, physiological, psychological, and cultural findings; radio announcements, and commercials.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 945987983NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20931806Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e8be560-78b7-0136-0861-0d38427935c3
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