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Stokowski

Leopold. 1887--1977, US conductor, born in Britain. He did much to popularize classical music with orchestral transcriptions and film appearances, esp in Fantasia (1940)
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A well-characterized Nutcracker Suite and two Stokowski transcriptions (an acquired taste) are included.
It's something that Stokowski cultivated," he points out.
Stokowski asked if healthcare reform would lead to staff reduction among hospital-based nurses.
The men begin to play Liszt's "Hungarian Rhapsody" while Deanna fetches Stokowski from his study.
The roster of conductors who have performed Still's works includes Pierre Monteux, Antal Dorati, Sir John Barbirolli, Fritz Reiner, Eugene Ormandy, George Szell, Eric Leinsdorf, Leopold Stokowski, Artur Rodzinski, Sir Hamilton Hardy, Eugene Goossens, Guy Fraser Harrison, Howard Hanson, and Otto Klemperer.
With her first four films, One Hundred Men and A Girl with Leopold Stokowski, Three Smart Girls, Mad About Music and That Certain Age, Durbin's stardom Rivalled that of 20th Century-Fox's Shirley Temple.
He offers lots of good stories, including those that enlarge on her relationshipwith her mentor, Mauritz Stiller, actor John Gilbert (with whom she lived for a while), Leopold Stokowski, Gayelord Hauser and others.
His predecessors include Leopold Stokowski, Sir John Barbirolli, Lawrence Foster, Christoph Eschenbach and Hans Graf.
The film consists of eight animated segments conducted by Leopold Stokowski, with the famed Philadelphia Orchestra performing seven of them.
Germain, Devin Tyler Stevens*, Ryan Michael Stone, Aaron James Stokowski, Thomas Neils Tabur, Brianna Chyenne Taylor, Alyssa Anne Thompson*, Marissa Elizabeth Thompson, Mattie Ratcliffe Thompson*, Cameron Robert Tougas, Christopher Daniel Tremblay, Camerin Paul Velasquez, Samantha Lee Violette, Daphne Frances Warner, Amberly Gabrielle Wright*, Asia Lynn Young and William Zachary Zolides.
Already home to the papers of several we 1 Hen own figures in music--including Eugene Ormandy, Leopold Stokowski, and Marian Anderson--Penn's Rare Book & Manuscript Library will serve as the repository for the study and appreciation of Evans and his work.
Some of Tuckwell's more notable correspondents include Leonard Bernstein, Benjamin Britten, John Culshaw, Benny Goodman, Norman Lebrecht, Andre Previn, Leopold Stokowski, and Alice Strauss, daughter of Richard Strauss.