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Jan Eaglen, British soprano, discusses her career as an opera singer and trends in opera music.
Novelist Robert Kotlowitz discusses his book "The Boardwalk;" reads passages from book.
Russian composer Alexander Tcherepnin discusses his early upbringing, training, and composing bagatelles in Saint Petersburg, as well as the influence of his composer father, Benois family relatives, Russian/Asian/European cultural influence, electronic music.
Discussing bicentennial time and interviewing Otto Friedrich. Otto Friedrich discusses his "Time" magazine piece, his writing, and American history. Includes songs "Yankee Doodle Dandy," "Free America" by Joseph Warren, a German song, an 18th century Boston Tea Party song, and a 18th century British soldier song.
Anna Moffo discusses her career as an opera singer, opera composers, and opera music.
Sir Geraint Evans discusses his career in opera. He also discusses his life in Wales and the Welsh language.
Rita Streich discusses her career as a soprano singer, Mozart, composers, and classical music. Includes some speech in German.
Abram Loft discusses his career, his book "Violin and Keyboard", art, and music education. Includes Abram Loft reading a passage from his book "Violin and Keyboard". Includes Abram Loft reading excerpts from newspapers.
Barbara Hendricks discusses her career, music education, and opera. Includes a clip of Jennie Tourel's voice.
Studs Terkel interviews opera singers, Carol Neblett and Richard Stillwell, as members appearing in the Lyric Opera production of "Don Giovanni". They discuss their characters, Elvira and Don. Carol Neblett and Richard Stillwell discuss their careers.
Ivan Moravec discusses his career, classical pianists, and composers. He also discusses his colleagues or contemporary pianists.
Mirella Freni discusses her career, her colleagues, and opera.
Studs Terkel interviews soprano Teresa Stich-Randall about her musical performances of Don Giovanni. Some of the interview is spoken in German.