KPFA-FM Music Dept. ➔ Gertrude Stein 100th Anniversary Concert , 4 of 4

Analog Audio


Event Type
Music
Origin
KPFA
Identifier
AM.1974.02.03.D
Program Length
121 min
Part
4 of 4
Dates
1974-02-03 | broadcast
| 1974-02-03 | created
Description
This four part program is of a live broadcast from a concert given at 1750 Arch Street on February 3, 1974, in honor of Gertrude Stein on the 100th anniversary of her birth. During the intermission and while the audience viewed the film "The Last Still Life" by Ann Sandifer, Charles Amirkhanian plays a recording of a Suite from Virgil Thomson's opera, "The Mother of Us All", based on a text by Gertrude Stein. The live concert then concludes with an additional work by Thomson and one by Charles Shere.
Genres
20th century classical
Poetry
Musical Selections
Dates (1914) / Gertrude Stein -- Dates [text by Gertrude Stein] (1972) / Charles Shere
Performers
Judith Nelson, soprano (Dates)
Tom Rose, clarinet (Dates)
Nathan Rubin, violin (Dates)
Jack van der Wyk, percussion (Dates)
Subjects
Poetry
Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble