Reminiscences of Eric Clarke : oral history, 1967.
|Creator: ||Clarke, Eric, 1890-1968||Project: ||Carnegie Corporation project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||Transcript: 76 pages Sound recording: 1 reel Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Documentary film producer; author, MUSIC IN EVERYDAY LIFE; Staff, Metropolitan Opera.
Scope and Contents
Initial impressions of Carnegie Corporation; organizing Carnegie music grant program, selecting albums for inclusion in Carnegie music sets, 1933-1934; MUSIC IN EVERYDAY LIFE; Andrew Carnegie Centenary concerts; move to Association of American Colleges, 1935-1936; Carnegie grants to Peabody Institute, Columbia University, Princeton University, Yale University, University of Saskatchewan; Library of Congress music program; Baltimore Department of Education music grant; American Council of Learned Societies, Community Musical Study, 1939-1944; coming to work at Metropolitan Opera; Federal Arts Program projects. Impressions of Frederick P. Keppel, John M. Russell, Robert M. Lester, Walter A. Jessup.