Robert Sherman


Robert Sherman appears in the following:

Gerard Schwarz

Sunday, February 17, 1980

Gerard Schwarz, former principle trumpeter of the New York Philharmonic and music director for the Y Chamber Symphony in New York and the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.


Andre Kostelanetz Tribute

Sunday, January 27, 1980

Bob Sherman pays tribute to the late Andre Kostelanetz.


Vera Zorina

Sunday, December 16, 1979

The dancer and choreographer on her new album and art book, Dancer's Choice.  


Ray Bolger

Sunday, December 09, 1979

Bob Sherman talks to Ray Bolger, who is best known as the Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz. He has also served as a conductor and worked with George Balanchine among other musical pursuits.


Benny Goodman

Sunday, August 26, 1979

Bob Sherman introduces this rebroadcast of his interview with Benny Goodman with a personal story about the artist.


Alicia Alonso

Sunday, July 08, 1979

The director of the Ballet Nacional de Cuba, which is on tour and currently in New York for three weeks at the Metropolitan Opera.


Marriner & Rosen

Sunday, May 20, 1979

Conductor, Neville Marriner, and cellist, Nathaniel Rosen together.

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Daniel Barenboim

Sunday, May 13, 1979

Barenboim talks about his career as a pianist and a conductor.


Michael Tilson Thomas

Sunday, February 25, 1979

Bob Sherman talks to conductor Michael Tilson Thomas while he is in New York for a farewell concert as he leaves his post at the Buffalo Philharmonic.  


Lorin Maazel

Sunday, February 18, 1979

Bob Sherman plays the unused half of an interview with Lorin Maazel.


Samuel Barber

Sunday, September 10, 1978

Listen to a 1978 WQXR interview with Samuel Barber, recorded three years before his untimely death.

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Leonard Slatkin

Sunday, August 20, 1978

A recent conversation recorded at the Aspen Music Festival with Leonard Slatkin.


Alicia de Larrocha

Sunday, August 06, 1978

Shedding some light on the Mostly Mozart festival.


Jorge Mester

Sunday, July 30, 1978

He talks about his eleven-year history as music director for the Louisville Orchestra.


Ned Rorem

Sunday, June 18, 1978

Ned Rorem on his book, An Absolute Gift: A New Diary and we also hear two new recordings.


Georges Auric

Sunday, June 11, 1978

Bob Sherman talks to composer Georges Auric who is presenting a new work to the New York City Ballet.

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Andre Kostelanetz

Sunday, May 14, 1978

Kostelanetz on the Promenade Concerts, which is in its fifteenth season.


Bernard Haitink

Sunday, February 19, 1978

Bob Sherman talks to Bernard Haitink who is in New York City to guest-conduct the New York Philharmonic.


Zubin Mehta

Thursday, February 16, 1978

Zubin Mehta, the incoming music director of the New York Philharmonic.


Jacqueline Du Pre

Sunday, August 21, 1977

A September 1977 interview with Jacqueline du Pre. Bob Sherman recounts his visit with du Pre in her home in London and proceeds with audio from his interview.