Lloyd Moss

Lloyd Moss appears in the following:

Sheldon Harnick

Saturday, March 31, 1984

Lloyd Moss talks to lyricist Sheldon Harnick. He is best known for musicals like Fiddler on the Roof and Fiorello! which won a Pulitzer Prize. Harnick discusses the musical selections he chose.


WNYC archives id: 68305

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Gore Vidal Part 2

Friday, March 30, 1984

Lloyd Moss continues his conversation with the author and political activist Gore Vidal. He talks about his political career and American politics in general. He also discusses his writing career and his historical novels including Burr, Lincoln, 1876, and Washington D.C. He also talks about the Italian's perception of the ...

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Gore Vidal Part 1

Friday, March 23, 1984

Lloyd Moss talks to author, essayist, and political activist Gore Vidal. He talks about his life and career. He tells an anecdote about General Snyder, the doctor who delivered him at the Cadet Hospital. He talks about his writing career beginning with this first novel, Williwaw. He also discusses his ...

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Marian Seldes

Saturday, March 10, 1984

Lloyd Moss interviews actress Marian Seldes about her life and career (including her dance career), and her father, who wrote the original notes to George Gershwin's _Rhapsody in Blue_. Ms. Seldes discusses the musical selections of her choosing.


WNYC archives id: 68302

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Florence Henderson

Sunday, January 22, 1984

Lloyd Moss talks with singer and actress Florence Henderson about her life and career. Because not many people know Henderson as a singer, Moss plays a recording of her singing a song from South Pacific. She talks about her work on the stage and on television. They discuss the changes ...

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Ming Cho Lee

Saturday, December 17, 1983

Lloyd Moss interviews set designer Ming Cho Lee about his life and work, especially his Tony Award-winning design for Patrick Meyer's play _K2_, his current work for the Metropolitan Opera's production of Modest Mussorgsky's _Khovanshchina_, and Tennessee William's _The Glass Menagerie_. Mr. Lee discusses the musical selections of his choosing.


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Jacques D'Amboise.

Saturday, December 10, 1983

Lloyd Moss interviews Jacques d'Amboise about his life (upbringing in Washington Heights) and career. Mr. d'Amboise discusses the musical selections of his choosing and his new book, _Teaching the Magic of Dance_.


WNYC archives id: 68288

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Bill Kurtis.

Saturday, November 19, 1983

Lloyd Moss interviews journalist Bill Kurtis about his life and career. His mother's farm is on the location of "Little House on the Prairie". He discusses his finding the "Amerasian" street urchins, children of American soldiers and Vietnamese mothers. Mr Kurtis discusses the musical selections of his choosing.
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Judd Hirsch

Saturday, November 12, 1983

Lloyd Moss interviews actor Judd Hirsch about his life, his training in physics, and how a Robert Frost poem started his acting career. Mr. Hirsch discusses the musical selections of his choosing.


WNYC archives id: 72208

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Rudolph Giuliani

Saturday, November 05, 1983

Lloyd Moss talks to U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Rudolph W. Giuliani, about his life and career. Moss runs the gamut from why sketch artists are used instead of cameras in the courtroom to whether Giuliani is interested in a career in politics. Giuliani talks about ...

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Lev Kopelev & Raisa Orlova

Saturday, October 29, 1983

Lloyd Moss talks to authors Lev Kopelev and his wife Raisa Orlova. Kopelev talks about being imprisoned in the Gulag and about his memoirs Ease My Sorrows. Orlova talks about her passion for American literature and about her upcoming book. They talk about how they were exiled from Russia while ...

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Tony Roberts

Saturday, October 15, 1983

Lloyd Moss interviews actor Tony Roberts about his life and works; he has recently taken up the piano (including an appearance on WQXR). Mr. Roberts discusses the musical selections of his choosing.


WNYC archives id: 68286

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Tony Schwartz

Saturday, June 04, 1983

Lloyd Moss interviews recordist and media consultant Tony Schwartz about his life and works. Mr Schwartz discusses the musical selections of his choosing, and plays some of his street recordings.


WNYC archives id: 72104

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Ellen Burstyn

Saturday, December 18, 1982

Lloyd Moss talks to actress Ellen Burstyn about her life and career. She discusses the play, 84 Charing Cross Road, and the book on which it was based. She talks about her award-winning roles and her role as co-artistic director at The Actor's Studio. Burstyn discusses the musical selections she ...

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Leo Rosten

Saturday, December 11, 1982

Lloyd Moss talks to author, educator, sociologist and philosopher Leo Rosten about his life and career. He talks about the collection of stories, The Education of Hyman Kaplan, which he wrote under his pen name, Leonard Q. Ross. He talks about his latest book, Hooray for Yiddish! A Book about ...

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Anne Jackson & Eli Wallach

Saturday, December 04, 1982

Lloyd Moss talks to husband-and-wife actors Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson. They talk about studying with Sandy Meisner, Lee Strasberg, and Herbert Berkoff. They talk about their current play Twice Around the Park. They talk about performing on stage with their daughter Roberta in the Diary of Anne Frank. They ...

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James Michener

Saturday, November 06, 1982

This program is mentioned as the inaugural episode of the "This is My Music" series. Commercial breaks are edited out.

Lloyd Moss interviews writer James Michener about his life as an orphan; his methods of work; his work as an editor and in the British merchant marine ...

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Joanne Woodward

Saturday, November 14, 1981

Lloyd Moss interviews actress Joanne Woodward about her life and career, including her start in live television and her fledgling directing career.

Ms. Woodward also discusses her marriage to Paul Newman, and the musical selections of her choosing.


WNYC archives id: 72826

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Tony Bennett

Saturday, November 07, 1981

Lloyd Moss talks to legendary popular music singer Tony Bennett about his life and career. They end the conversation discussing the future of American music. Mr. Bennett discusses the musical selections he chose. Moss also selects and plays a song sung by Tony Bennett.


WNYC archives id: 68174

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Richard Adler

Saturday, June 13, 1981

CHOPPED START. Lloyd Moss interviews composer and lyricist Richard Adler about his father's history (Clarence Adler) on W2XR and his relationship with Aaron Copland. Richard Adler speaks about his own career, including writing _The Pajama Game_, _Damn Yankees_ and _Kwamina_. Mr. Adler discusses the musical selections of his choosing.


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