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Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Feb. 27, 1977 [sound recording].

Author/Creator:
O'Neill, Ruth, interviewee.
Publication:
Feb. 27, 1977
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 sound cassette : analog.
1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 tracks, NAB standard ; 10 1/2 in., 1/4 in. tape
digital : 4 3/4 in.
5 leaves.
Contained In:
Oliver Daniel Research Collection on Leopold Stokowski. Folder 745; Box 53, CD 060.
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Subjects:
Samaroff Stokowski, Olga, 1882-1948.
Steinway, Ruth.
Form/Genre:
Interviews.
Oral histories.
Sound recordings.
Transcripts.
Summary:
O'Neill discusses the Steinway family's loyalty to Olga Samaroff Stokowski; Ruth Steinway's connection with the Samaroff Foundation; Stokowski's Bach transcriptions; and Olga's efforts for Stokowski's performance of Mahler's 8th symphony. She mentions Harriet Lanier, Paderewski, and Diaghilev.
Notes:
Telephone interview recorded on Feb. 27, 1977, New York.
Original copy: cassette tape 48; preservation copy: one 10 1/2 in. reel to reel tape 60; service copy: one compact disk CD 060. Preservation and service copies recorded November 2000.
Contributor:
Daniel, Oliver, interviewer.