Books  |  Manuscripts/Mixed Material Letter from Leonard Bernstein to Serge Koussevitzky, October 29, 1948

Format Books
Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Beethoven, Ludwig Van
Cohen, Ethel Silberman
Koussevitzky, Serge
Tanglewood Music Center
Dates 1948
Language English
Subjects Correspondence
Music
Title
Letter from Leonard Bernstein to Serge Koussevitzky, October 29, 1948
Genre
Correspondence
Notes
-  excerpt: "...the greatest being special concerts for soldiers, Never could you imagine so intelligent and cultured and music-loving an army...with machine-guns outside accompanying our performances of Beethoven Symphonies!...I have played piano in hospitals for the new wounded of the Negev...Mrs. Frank Cohen advises me that she wishes to donate a scholarship for an Israeli conducting student at Tanglewood next summer."
-  From: Correspondence Series
Form
Autograph letter, signed
Extent
3 pages.
Repository
Music Division
Related Resources
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/lbcorr.01241 (electronic resource)
Shelf Location
Box/Folder 33
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.lbcorr.01241/mets.xml
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