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Teaching music at Stanford, 1949-1974, directing the Carmel Bach Festival and the Marin Symphony, 1956-1991 / oral history transcript ; with an introduction by Robert P. Commanday. Interviews conducted by Caroline C. Crawford in 1994-1996. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1999.
BANC MSS 2000/40 c; Phonotape 3057 C:1-10
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Title:

Teaching music at Stanford, 1949-1974, directing the Carmel Bach Festival and the Marin Symphony, 1956-1991 / oral history transcript ; with an introduction by Robert P. Commanday. Interviews conducted by Caroline C. Crawford in 1994-1996. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1999

Creator/Contributor:

Salgo, Sandor, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Crawford, Caroline, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Commanday, Robert.

Creator/Contributor:

Salgo, Priscilla Patterson, 1919-

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Family history, early music education, violin, in Hungary; studies with Carl Flesch and Fritz Busch in Berlin; playing at Bayreuth with Toscanini and Furtwängler, 1930, and in the U.S. with the Roth Quartet, 1937; from 1939-1949 teaching, performing at Westminster Choir College and Princeton University, studying with George Szell, marriage to Priscilla Patterson, Army service; music faculty at Stanford University, 1949-1974; Music in the Vineyards and other conducting assignments; directing Marin, San Jose and Modesto Symphony orchestras; Carmel Bach Festival, 1956-1991. Includes conversation with Priscilla Salgo on her early life and career in church music on the San Francisco Peninsula, and the Carmel Bach Festival.
Program for 1991 Carmel Bach Festival, Sandor's final festival appearance.

Date:

1999 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Marin Symphony Orchestra.
San Jose Symphony.
Modesto Symphony Orchestra.
Carmel Bach Festival.
Conductors (Music) -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Interviews

Note:

Salgo Sándor :
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 3057 C:1-10.
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. (vii, 190 p.) : ill., port. ; 29 cm.
10 sound cassettes.
1 v. (77 p.) : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z105x
BANC MSS 2000/40 c
Phonotape 3057 C:1-10

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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