Series B - Interviews conducted by Ezra Schabas

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Interviews conducted by Ezra Schabas


  • 1950-1993, predominant 1991-1993 (Creation)

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35 audio cassettes

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Series consists of taped recordings of interviews conducted by Ezra Schabas as part of his research for his book on Sir Ernest MacMillan. Series also includes some recordings of interviews (not conducted by Schabas) with Sir Ernest MacMillan, and a recording of a performance by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, conducted by MacMillan.

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Tapes are listed in approximate chronological order. Some tapes contain two or more interviews recorded at different times.

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Series B formerly identified as File 313 in the DB/Text list.

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