Yale University Library


OHAM: Hugh Ross on Hindemith


Hugh Ross

with Caitriona Bolster

410 East 57th Street

New York, New York

November 15, 1976


Cassette Side a:                                                                                            pp. 1-16

Craft of Musical Composition--visit with Hugh Ross in Berlin--using a false name in Berlin--friendship between Mrs. Hindemith and Elaine de Sincay-- Ms. de Sincay's translations of the Six Chansons--meeting with Ross in New York--at Tanglewood in 1941--teaching early music at Tanglewood--Ross' job at Tanglewood--working on the Requiem in Philharmonic Hall--rearranging the chorus to improve balance--Ross' respect for his music--performances of his music by the Schola Cantorum--Apparebit--his vocal writing--as an adaptable person--general reception of the Requiem--his reputation as a composer and theorist--as a conductor.