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    The Carnegie Hall Collection of Conversations with Composers Ellen Taaffe Zwilich held the first Carnegie Hall Composer’s Chair from 1995 to 1999. One of her many initiatives as chair was to build a video archive of interviews with composers whose works were premiered at Carnegie Hall and whose careers were influenced by that venerable cultural institution. These rich and often remarkably candid conversations feature composers Pierre Boulez, Elliott Carter, David Diamond, Lukas...

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    David Diamond interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on October 15, 1995. David Diamond speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs, 51 min. | Recorded on October 15, 1995. (Date). Recorded at the Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by John D. Spilker. Transcription edited by Robin Rausch and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of the Carnegie Hall Institute (Copyright Notice). Videorecording...
    • Contributor: Diamond, David - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
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    Morton Gould interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on November 10, 1995. Morton Gould speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 48 min. | Recorded on November 10, 1995 (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Lyndsey Thorton Woods. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of the Carnegie Hall Institute (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This...
    • Contributor: Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe - Gould, Morton
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    Lukas Foss interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on April 30, 1996. Lukas Foss speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 28 min. | Recorded on April 30, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City (Venue). Transcribed by Paul Luongo. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of the Carnegie Hall Institute (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has...
    • Contributor: Foss, Lukas - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
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    Ned Rorem interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on May 8, 1996. Ned Rorem speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 42. min. | Recorded on May 8, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Jason P. Hobratschk. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been...
    • Contributor: Rorem, Ned - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
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    Elliott Carter interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on November 14, 1996. Elliott Carter speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 58 min. | Recorded on November 14, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Amy Dunning. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been a...
    • Contributor: Carter, Elliott - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
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    Gunther Schuller interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on April 21, 1998. Part 1. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 1 hr., 32 min. | Recorded on April 21, 1998. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Elisa Weber. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been a presentation of the Library of Congress. Visit us a www.loc.gov
    • Contributor: Schuller, Gunther - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
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    Ellen Taaffe Zwilich Interviewed by Ara Guzelimian at Carnegie Hall on April 16, 1999. Ellen Taaffe Zwilich speaks with Ara Guzelimian about her life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 54 min. | Recorded on April 16, 1999. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Denise Von Glahn. Edited by Pedro Gonzlez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been...
    • Contributor: Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe - Guzelimian, Ara
  • Film, Video
    Pierre Boulez interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on May 7, 1999. Pierre Boulez speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 22 min. | Recorded on May 7, 1999. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Matthew McAllister. Edited by James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been a presentation of the...
    • Contributor: Boulez, Pierre - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
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    Gunther Schuller interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on April 21, 1998. Part 2. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 1 hr., 33 min. | Recorded on April 21, 1998. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Elisa Weber. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been a presentation of the Library of Congress. Visit us a www.loc.gov
    • Contributor: Schuller, Gunther - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe