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Emanuel Balaban scrapbook

Title
Emanuel Balaban scrapbook, 1923-1952.

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StatusFormatAccessCall NumberItem Location
Mixed materialSupervised use JPB 15-75Performing Arts Research Collections - Music

Details

Description
1 scrapbook ([32] leaves); 43 cm
Subjects
Genre/Form
Scrapbooks.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
Reproduction (note)
  • Also available on microfilm:
Call Number
JPB 15-75
OCLC
943032346
Title
Emanuel Balaban scrapbook, 1923-1952.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Summary
Scrapbook apparently compiled by Emanuel Balaban consisting of press clippings and programs documenting his conducting career from April 1923 through July 1952.
Reproduction
Also available on microfilm: New York : New York Public Library, 1993. 1 microfilm reel (*ZB-3433; master negative: *ZZ-35380).
Biography
Emanuel Balaban (1895-1973) was an American pianist and orchestral conductor. Educated at the Institute of Musical Art in New York, he studied under Fritz Busch in Europe. He spent three years at the Dresden State Opera. Returning to the United States, he founded the Rochester Opera Company (later the American Opera Company). He held the position of Director of the Opera Department at the Eastman School of Music for many years, while freelancing as a conductor with various orchestras.
Occupation
Conductors (Music)
Research Call Number
JPB 15-75
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