Marvin Hamlisch

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Saturday, November 22, 1980

Marvin Hamlisch Marvin Hamlisch (Phil Konstantin)

In this November 1980 edition of This is My Music, Lloyd Moss interviews composer Marvin Hamlisch about his musical career on both coasts. Hamlisch discusses his creative process, his days as a student at Juilliard, the sound of Broadway scores, and several musical selections of his choosing.

Hamlisch discusses several favorite works including Shostakovich's Symphony No. 7 "Leningrad," in a performance by the New York Philharmonic, "Who will buy," from the musical Oliver!; an excerpt from Leonard Bernstein's On the Waterfront; and an etude by Alexander Scriabin, performed by Vladimir Horowitz.

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