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OHAM: George London on Hindemith

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HINDEMITH PROJECT                           Interview no. 30/61

 

George London

with Caitriona Bolster

Kennedy Center

Washington D.C.

November 5, 1976

 

 

 

Table of Contents

 

 

[Side a]                                                                                                                      pp. 1-9

Profile of London in the New Yorker--premiere of When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d--his writing for voice--London’s recording of the Requiem--the German recording--performances of the Requiem with the New York Philharmonic--acoustics in Philharmonic Hall--as a conductor--London’s name change-- inspiration for the Requiem--his treatment of the text--Mathis der Maler--as a stage composer--his personality.