Listening room program on WDET radio, 1990-10-21: Bernstein memorialAdditional title: Bernstein memorialAdditional title: Listening room (Radio program)
NamesFelcyn, Chris (Host)Tamburini, James (Commentator)Dunner, Leslie Byron (Commentator)Guinn, John (Commentator)Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 (Commentator)Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 (Conductor)Segal, Ruth, (Pianist) (Performer)Segal, Naomi, (Pianist) (Performer)Alexander, Cris, 1920-2012 (Performer)Green, Adolph (Performer)Von Stade, Frederica (Performer)New York Philharmonic (Performer)Tizmoret ha-filharmonit ha-Yiśreʼelit (Performer)WDET (Radio station : Detroit, Mich.) (Distributor)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990-10-21
Table of ContentsPart 1: Opening announcement and commentary with a brief excerpt from "On the town" featuring Bernstein ; Memories of Bernstein by Tamburini, Dunner ; Bernstein's examination of Beethoven's 5th symphony (excerpt from a Bernstein/Beethoven TV mini-series 1982) ; Guinn and Felcyn on Bernstein as a teacher ; The Carnival of the animals (beginning) / by Saint-Saëns with narration by Bernstein between movements (Segal twins, pianos ; New York Philharmonic Orchetsra ; Bernstein, conductor) -- Part 2: The Carnival of the animals conclusion) ; Commentary by Felcyn and Guinn ; Bernstein (recording) on Igor Stravinsky ; Commentary by Felcyn and Guinn ; Excerpts from Bernstein's 1973 lectures on music at Harvard ; Commentary by Felcyn and Guinn ; On the town: New York, New York / by Bernstein (Alexander, Green, performers) ; Commentary on Bernstein's works for Broadway by Felcyn and Guinn ; Peter Pan. My house; Trouble in Tahiti: What a movie; Wonderful town: The wrong note rag / by Bernstein ; Commentary by Felcyn and Guinn ; Candide: Best of all possible worlds / by Bernstein -- Part 3: Candide. Make our garden grow / by Bernstein ; Commentary on Bernstein's "West side story" by Felcyn and Guinn mixed with musical's brief excerpts ; Commentary on the "West side story" ; West side story: Tonight; Finale of Act 1 / by Bernstein ; Commentary on the creation of "West side story" and "Mass" ; Mass: excerpts including Simple song (beginning) / by Bernstein (from original 1971 recording conducted by Bernstein) -- Part 4: Mass: excerpts (conclusion) ; Commentary on 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue ; 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue: Take care of this house / by Bernstein (Frederica von Stade, performer) ; Commentary on Bernstein's music in the movie "On the waterfront" ; Love theme from On the waterfront / by Bernstein (Israel Philharmonic ; Bernstein, conductor) ; Commentary and announcements.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1634
TopicsBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Symphonies, no. 5, op. 67, C minor -- Criticism and interpretationSaint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Carnaval des animaux -- Criticism and interpretationBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. West Side story -- Criticism and interpretationConductors (Music) -- United StatesComposers -- United StatesSuites (Pianos (2) with instrumental ensemble)Musical analysisMusicalsSuites (Orchestra)Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Carnaval des animauxBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. On the town. New York, New YorkBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Peter Pan. My houseBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Trouble in Tahiti. What a movie! What a terrible, awful movieBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Wonderful town. Wrong note ragBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Candide. Best of all possible worldsBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Candide. Make our garden growBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. West Side story. SelectionsBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Mass. SelectionsBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Take care of this houseBernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. On the waterfront. Suite
NotesSource note: Title and date from original cassette label; credits from audition.Performers: Chris Felcyn, host ; Jim Tamburini (trumpeter), Leslie Byron Dunner (conductor), John Guinn (music critic), commentators ; Segal twins (Ruth and Naomi), pianos ; Cris Alexander, Adolph Green, Frederica von Stade, performers ; New York Philharmonic ; Israel Philharmonic ; Leonard Bernstein, composer, commentator and conductor.Venue: Broadcast on WDET radio in Detroit 1990 October 21.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (180 min.) : analog, stereo
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 933299585NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20864262Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 989a03d0-b94a-0133-9e67-3c07547a230f
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