Oral history interview with Eric Clarke, 1967

 

Name
Clarke, Eric, 1890-1968 (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Eric Clarke, 1967
Abstract
Initial impressions of Carnegie Corporation; organizing Carnegie music grant program, selecting albums for inclusion in Carnegie music sets, 1933-1934; MUSIC IN EVERYDAY LIFE; Andrew Carnegie Centenary concerts; move to Association of American Colleges, 1935-1936; Carnegie grants to Peabody Institute, Columbia University, Princeton University, Yale University, University of Saskatchewan; Library of Congress music program; Baltimore Department of Education music grant; American Council of Learned Societies, Community Musical Study, 1939-1944; coming to work at Metropolitan Opera; Federal Arts Program projects. Impressions of Frederick P. Keppel, John M. Russell, Robert M. Lester, Walter A. Jessup.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 1
Subjects
Motion picture producers and directors; Music--Instruction and study; Arts--Endowments; Clarke, Eric, 1890-1968; Carnegie Corporation of New York; Association of American Colleges; American Council of Learned Societies
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1967
Physical Description
82 pages
Note (Biographical)
Documentary film producer; author, MUSIC IN EVERYDAY LIFE; Staff, Metropolitan Opera.
Note
Interviewed by Isabel S. Grossner on March 5, 1967.
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13028004
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-npdt-s708
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.