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Reminiscences of Richard Rodgers, 1968

Creator: Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 392 pages Sound recording: 2 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Composer

Scope and Contents

Childhood; start in theater; role of Dramatists Guild in securing rights of playwrights; beginnings of the Music Theater of Lincoln Center; association with Lorenz Hart and Oscar Hammerstein II; impressions of George Balanchine, Gertrude Lawrence, Florenz Ziegfeld, Billy Rose and others

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1984

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