The Interlochen Collection: Lincoln Center 1964

Feb 6, 2020

Students on stage performing at Lincoln Center in New York (March 1964)
Credit Interlochen Center for the Arts

On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music from New York’s Lincoln Center. We’ll revisit a performance given by the Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra in Philharmonic Hall in March of 1964.

Listen to the entire episode below.  

Episode playlist (all recordings are from March of 1964)
 John Philip Sousa, Stars and Stripes Forever
 Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
 Joseph E. Maddy, conductor
Deems Taylor, Through the Looking Glass
 Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
 Linda Hunt, Narrator
 Joseph E. Maddy, conductor
Alan Hovhaness, Variations and Fugue for Orchestra
 Interlochen Arts Academy Symphony
 George C. Wilson, conductor
Igor Stravinsky, Firebird Suite (Excerpt)
 Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
 Clyde Roller, conductor
The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks in part to The Association for Recorded Sound Collections' Classical Music Preservation Grant, generous support from our listeners, and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.

Amanda Sewell is the host and executive producer of the program. Monica Yost provided production assistance.