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Ford/Lincoln Programs
Romanticism in Music

NYP; J.D. Cannon, actor; Slan Sayne, actor; Edward Villella, dancer-soloist; dancers include Sara Letton, Hester Fitzgerald, Richard Rapp, Dennie Lamont, Byron Carlson; Birgit Nilsson, soprano; Frances Bible, mezzo-soprano; Albert DaCosta, singer; David Lloyd, singer; Morley Meridith, singer


Major works:

Selections from Strauss, Don Juan; Berlioz, Romeo and Juliet; Wagner, Tristan and Isolde (Liebestod); Wagner, Die Meistersinger: Act III Quintet; Verdi, O Patria Mia

[Ford: 61K]
Ford/Lincoln Programs
The Creative Performer

NYP; Eileen Farrell, Mezzo-soprano; Glenn Gould, piano; Igor Stravinsky, conductor


Major works:

Examples from Stravinsky, Firebird Suite; Bach, Concerto in D Major for Harpsichord; Ponchielli, La Gioconda (Suicide Aria); Beethoven, Sym. No. 3.

[Ford: 60H]
Ford/Lincoln Programs
The Drama of Carmen

NYP; Singers include Jane Rhodes, William Olvis, Zohra Lampert, James Cogden, William Chapman, Lee Venora, Janis Martin; dancers include Mary Jane Doerr, Betty Koerber


Major works:

Bizet, Carmen

[Ford: 62O]
Ford/Lincoln Programs
The Humors of Music

NYP; Adolph Green, singer; Betty Comden, singer


Major works:

Examples from Strauss, Till Eulenspiegel; Beethoven, Sym. No. 3; Bernstein, Carried Away

[Lincoln: 59D]
Ford/Lincoln Programs
The Infinite Variety of Music

NYP; Singers include Brenda Lewis, Regina Safarty, Lee Venora


Major works:

Examples from Shostakovich, Symphony No. 5; Strauss, Death and Transfiguration

[Lincoln: 59C]
Omnibus Lecture Series
Beethoven's Fifth Symphony

Alistair Cooke, announcer


Major works:

Examples from Beethoven - 5th Symphony

[Omnibus: 541]
Omnibus Lecture Series
Introduction to Modern Music

Julliard String Quartet; Sara Mae Endich, singer; Alistair Cooke, announcer


Major works:

Examples of 20th century compositions

[Omnibus: 571]
Omnibus Lecture Series
The American Musical Comedy

Alistair Cooke, announcer; Singers include Jack Collins, Stanley Carlson, Paul Ukena, Paul Stewart, Joe Lautner, Jack Williams, Suzanne Lake, Stuart Harris, Dorothy Lang, Evelyn Ward, Jean Sanders, Carol Burnett, Joan Walker; Dancers include Lee Becker, Susanne Cansino, Jack Leigh


Major works:

Examples and selections from Hammerstein - South Pacific; Gershwin - Of Thee I Sing; Berlin - Watch Your Step; Gershwin - Someone the Watch Over Me; Sullivan - Mikado; Porter - Ooh-La-La

[Omnibus: 561]
Omnibus Lecture Series
The Art of Conducting

Julliard String Quartet; Sara Mae Endich, singer; Alistair Cooke, announcer


Major works:

Examples from Brahms - Sym. No. 1; Tchaikovsky - Sym. No. 6

[Omnibus: 552]
Omnibus Lecture Series
The Music of J.S. Bach

Alistair Cooke, announcer; Sara Mae Endich, soprano; Glorai Lane, alto; Russell Oberlin, tenor; Kenneth Smith, bass


Major works:

Selections from Bach - St. Matthew's Passion; Bach - Magnificat

[Omnibus: 572]
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