The Great Artists Series

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


104676. The Great Artists Series. February 18, 1972. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Barnes and Noble (commericals deleted). The final of two programs containing an interview with Lorin Maazel; some of his recordings are heard. Bob Sherman (host), Lorin Maazel (conductor). 49:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104683. The Great Artists Series. June 12, 1977. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Citibank. A conversation with choreographer George Balanchine. Bob Sherman (host), George Balanchine. 54:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104682. The Great Artists Series. February 26, 1978. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Citibank. A conversation with conductor Zubin Mehta: recordings of some of his recordings are made. Bob Sherman (host), Zubin Mehta (music director of the New York Philharmonic). 52:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete segment.

104681. The Great Artists Series. May 14, 1978. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Scientific American. A conversation with conductor Andre Kostelanetz; recordings of some of his recordings. Bob Sherman (host), Andre Kostelanetz. 55:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104680. The Great Artists Series. June 18, 1978. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Scientific American. A conversation with composer Ned Rorem, some of his recordings are played. Bob Sherman (host), Ned Rorem. 53:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104679. The Great Artists Series. August 6, 1978. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Scientific American. A conversation with pianist Alicia de la Rocha; some of her recordings are played. Bob Sherman (host), Alicia de la Rocha. 51:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104678. The Great Artists Series. August 20, 1978. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Scientific American. A conversation with conductor Leonard Slatkin; some of his recordings are played. Bob Sherman (host), Leonard Slatkin. 51:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104677. The Great Artists Series. September 10, 1978. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Scientific American. A conversation with composer Samuel Barber and the playing of some of his recordings. Bob Sherman (host), Samuel Barber. 51:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104675. The Great Artists Series. February 25, 1979. WQXR, New York City. A conversation with conductor Michael Tilsen Thomas; some of his recordings are heard. Bob Sherman (host), Michael Tilson Thomas. 49:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104674. The Great Artists Series. May 13, 1979. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Manufacturer's Hanover Trust (commercials deleted). An interview with Daniel Barenboim; some of his recordings are heard. Bob Sherman (host), Daniel Barenboim (conductor, pianist). 53:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104673. The Great Artists Series. May 20, 1979. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Manufacturer's Hanover Trust (commercials deleted). An interview with Marriner and Rosen and some of their music is heard. Bob Sherman (host), Nevel Marriner (conductor), Nathaniel Rosen (cellist). 54:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104672. The Great Artists Series. August 26, 1979. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Manufacturer's Hanover Trust (commercials deleted). A rebroadcast of a program originally heard June, 1979. A conversation with Benny Goodman; some of his recordings are played. Bob Sherman (host), Benny Goodman. 53:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104671. The Great Artists Series. December 9, 1979. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Manufacturer's Hanover Trust (commercials deleted). A conversation with Ray Bolger and some of his recordings. Bob Sherman (host), Ray Bolger. 53:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104670. The Great Artists Series. May 18, 1980. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Barnes and Noble (commercials deleted). The rebroadcast of an interview originally heard in 1974. Music from some of the Hitchock films is also heard. Bob Sherman (host), Alfred Hitchcock. 50:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104666. The Great Artists Series. August 16, 1981. WQXR, New York City. Sponsored by: Barnes and Noble (commercials deleted). A rebroadcast of a program heard earlier. A chat with John Gielgud and some of his recordings are played. Bob Sherman (host), John Gielgud. 49:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104662. The Great Artists Series. January 24, 1982. WQXR, New York City. A rebroadcast on July 11, 1982. An interview with lyricist Irving Caesar. Some of his recordings are played. Bob Sherman (host), Irving Caesar. 49:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104664. The Great Artists Series. July 4, 1982. WQXR, New York City. Sustaining. The program was originally broadcast in 1981. Bob Sherman (host), Virgil Thomson. 48:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 17 programs.