Reminiscences of William Howard Schuman, 1977

 

Name
Schuman, William, 1910-1992 (Interviewee)
Perlis, Vivian (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of William Howard Schuman, 1977
Abstract
Childhood, education, career; conception, revision, perfomances of each of his major works; choral conducting, composition for film, for dance; innovations and conflicts as administrator of Juilliard School of Music, President, 1945-1962, emeritus, 1962- , and Lincoln Center, President, 1962-1969, emeritus, 1969- ; opinions and anecdotes of many figures in the performing arts, including Serge Kouss evitzky, Roy Harris, Leopold Stokowski, Peter Mennin
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Conductors (Music); Composers; Music--Instruction and study; Conservatories of music--United States; Composition (Music); Music--Performance; Schuman, William, 1910-1992; Juilliard School of Music; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1977
Note (Biographical)
Composer, administrator
Note
Interviewed by Vivian Perlis
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
15308456
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-w5nx-7j57
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.