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An original voice in twentieth-century music : oral history transcript / 1999.
BANC MSS 2005/252 c; Phonotape 3774 C:1-15
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Title:

An original voice in twentieth-century music : oral history transcript / 1999
American composers series of oral histories

Creator/Contributor:

Sheinfeld, David, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Crawford, Caroline (Caroline Cooley), interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Nagano, Kent, 1951-

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Early years in St. Louis and Chicago; education with Alexander Sebald and Ottorino Respighi; creating a string quartet; music in the 1930s; composing for NBC and a WPA theater project; studying conducting with Pierre Monteux; performing as violinist with San Francisco Symphony, 1945-1971; life and work as a composer, 1946-1999.

Date:

1999 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Sheinfeld, David -- Interviews
Respighi, Ottorino -- 1879-1936
Sebald, Alexander
Monteux, Pierre -- 1875-1964
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra.
Composers -- United States -- 20th century -- Interviews
Violinists -- United States

Note:

David Sheinfeld ; with an introduction by Kent Nagano. Interviews conducted by Caroline C. Crawford in 1998. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of the American composers series of oral histories.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3774 C:1-15.
Also available online.
Duplicate transcript: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. ; 29 cm
15 sound cassettes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1d1x
BANC MSS 2005/252 c
Phonotape 3774 C:1-15

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1d1x