The Resource A fiddler's tale : how Hollywood and Vivaldi discovered me, Louis Kaufman with Annette Kaufman ; foreword by Jim Svejda

A fiddler's tale : how Hollywood and Vivaldi discovered me, Louis Kaufman with Annette Kaufman ; foreword by Jim Svejda

Label
A fiddler's tale : how Hollywood and Vivaldi discovered me
Title
A fiddler's tale
Title remainder
how Hollywood and Vivaldi discovered me
Statement of responsibility
Louis Kaufman with Annette Kaufman ; foreword by Jim Svejda
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1905-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kaufman, Louis
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML418.K28
LC item number
A3 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kaufman, Annette
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kaufman, Louis
  • Violinists
Label
A fiddler's tale : how Hollywood and Vivaldi discovered me, Louis Kaufman with Annette Kaufman ; foreword by Jim Svejda
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book includes a music CD with Kaufman's performances of Vivaldi's Concerto 2 of op. 9, Havanaise by Camille Saint-Saëns, Nocturne for Violin and Piano by Aaron Copland, Much Ado About Nothing Suite for Violin and Piano by Erich Wolfgang Korngold, and Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by Jerome Kern, among other favorites"--Jacket
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes filmography (p. 407-411), discography (p. 412-[445]), bibliographical references (p. 446-448), and index
Contents
Bucharest to Portland and back -- I become a violinist -- New York and Kneisel -- More Kneisel--Auer--graduation--chamber music -- The Musical Art Quartet is launched : I become an art collector -- The Musical Art Quartet -- In Baltimore and Capri with the Musical Art Quartet -- Paris! -- Italian concerts : encore Paris -- "The real thing" : romance and Annette -- Together in Europe : our honeymoon -- Hometown triumph and California here we come -- The goal : Los Angeles! -- Hollywood : the golden years -- Another aspect of Hollywood--art & music : William Grant Still--Darius Milhaud --Bernard Herrmann--another view : other friends, Anthony Collins -- Concert opportunities--Works Progress Administration (WPA): Music, art, theater, trail-blazing -- Vivaldi discovers me--we meet Francis Poulenc--historic recordings -- En route to France via Honolulu -- En route to Venice via Zurich (Paris-visit with Poulenc) -- Unfinished business : meeting Malipiero -- Brussels con moto : Paris recordings--arrival in Brussels--fateful meeting with Paul Collaer -- More Poulenc, more Brussels : Paris premiere -- Introducing Vivaldi to America -- Unexpected North African tour: Paris friends -- We meet Samuel Barber in San Francisco -- South American adventures -- Utrecht recordings--war crimes--search for Spohr -- Paris--the survivor--Maryan -- London adventures in music and art -- Northern exposure -- Miracle in Milan : Recording in Paris -- Return to Los Angeles Korngold memorial concert -- Adventures behind the iron curtain -- Recordings at last--the Lebduska mystery -- Cousin Mico Kaufman, sculptor -- The dybbuk--a devil to produce -- From Sicily to Tahiti -- Hazardous travel -- Postscript / by Annette Kaufman
Dimensions
27 cm. +
Extent
xv, 462 p.
Isbn
9780299183806
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20020102 17
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Publisher number
CD-LK1
System control number
(OCoLC)50123448
Label
A fiddler's tale : how Hollywood and Vivaldi discovered me, Louis Kaufman with Annette Kaufman ; foreword by Jim Svejda
Publication
Note
"This book includes a music CD with Kaufman's performances of Vivaldi's Concerto 2 of op. 9, Havanaise by Camille Saint-Saëns, Nocturne for Violin and Piano by Aaron Copland, Much Ado About Nothing Suite for Violin and Piano by Erich Wolfgang Korngold, and Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by Jerome Kern, among other favorites"--Jacket
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes filmography (p. 407-411), discography (p. 412-[445]), bibliographical references (p. 446-448), and index
Contents
Bucharest to Portland and back -- I become a violinist -- New York and Kneisel -- More Kneisel--Auer--graduation--chamber music -- The Musical Art Quartet is launched : I become an art collector -- The Musical Art Quartet -- In Baltimore and Capri with the Musical Art Quartet -- Paris! -- Italian concerts : encore Paris -- "The real thing" : romance and Annette -- Together in Europe : our honeymoon -- Hometown triumph and California here we come -- The goal : Los Angeles! -- Hollywood : the golden years -- Another aspect of Hollywood--art & music : William Grant Still--Darius Milhaud --Bernard Herrmann--another view : other friends, Anthony Collins -- Concert opportunities--Works Progress Administration (WPA): Music, art, theater, trail-blazing -- Vivaldi discovers me--we meet Francis Poulenc--historic recordings -- En route to France via Honolulu -- En route to Venice via Zurich (Paris-visit with Poulenc) -- Unfinished business : meeting Malipiero -- Brussels con moto : Paris recordings--arrival in Brussels--fateful meeting with Paul Collaer -- More Poulenc, more Brussels : Paris premiere -- Introducing Vivaldi to America -- Unexpected North African tour: Paris friends -- We meet Samuel Barber in San Francisco -- South American adventures -- Utrecht recordings--war crimes--search for Spohr -- Paris--the survivor--Maryan -- London adventures in music and art -- Northern exposure -- Miracle in Milan : Recording in Paris -- Return to Los Angeles Korngold memorial concert -- Adventures behind the iron curtain -- Recordings at last--the Lebduska mystery -- Cousin Mico Kaufman, sculptor -- The dybbuk--a devil to produce -- From Sicily to Tahiti -- Hazardous travel -- Postscript / by Annette Kaufman
Dimensions
27 cm. +
Extent
xv, 462 p.
Isbn
9780299183806
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20020102 17
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Publisher number
CD-LK1
System control number
(OCoLC)50123448

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