The Interlochen Collection: Arts Academy Year One

Aug 7, 2018

On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music from the very first year at Interlochen Arts Academy. Listen to the entire episode below.

Episode playlist (all recordings are from the fall of 1962)

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Marche Slave
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Joe Maddy, conductor

Felix Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 4, fourth movement
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Joe Maddy, conductor

David Bennett, Rhapsody in Rhumba
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Joe Maddy, conductor

Gustav Holst, First Suite
Interlochen Arts Academy Band
Lyman Starr, conductor

Healey Willan, Royce Hall Suite
Interlochen Arts Academy Band
Lyman Starr, conductor

Johann Sebastian Bach, Break forth, o beauteous, heavenly light
Interlochen Arts Academy Chorus
Robert Murphy, conductor

Two Concert Spirituals
Interlochen Arts Academy Chorus
Robert Murphy, conductor

Richard Wagner, Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
A. Clyde Roller, conductor

The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks to generous support from our listeners, The Association for Recorded Sound Collections, and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.

Monica Yost helped produce this episode.