skip to content
Oral history with Ernest Fleischmann oral history transcript, 1999-2000 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Oral history with Ernest Fleischmann oral history transcript, 1999-2000

Author: Ernest Fleischmann; Alex Cline; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
Publisher: [Los Angeles] : Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Publication:Oral History collection, Dept. of Special Collections, University Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The interview begins with Fleischmann's childhood in Germany, his family's emigration to South Africa and his education in both conducting and accounting. It continues with his early career in music, including his early presentation of classical music concerts, his positions as manager of the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO), as executive director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, and his work as a  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Oral histories
Interviews
Named Person: Ernest Fleischmann; Martin Bernheimer; Leonard Bernstein; Pierre Boulez; Colin Davis; Carlo Maria Giulini; István Kertész; Zubin Mehta; André Previn; Simon Rattle; Esa-Pekka Salonen; Georg Solti; Michael Tilson Thomas; Barry Tuckwell; Willem Wijnbergen
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Fleischmann; Alex Cline; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
OCLC Number: 56936768
Notes: Transcript of a 26.75-hour interview completed under the auspices of the UCLA Oral History Program.
Description: 2 volumes (xiv, 251; ix, 252-538 leaves, bound) : portraits ; 28 cm
Responsibility: interviewed by Alex D. Cline.

Abstract:

The interview begins with Fleischmann's childhood in Germany, his family's emigration to South Africa and his education in both conducting and accounting. It continues with his early career in music, including his early presentation of classical music concerts, his positions as manager of the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO), as executive director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, and his work as a consultant after retiring from the Philharmonic. Major topics of discussion indluce life in South Africa during the 1940s and 50s, the rise of LSO during the 60s, music directors and board members of the LA Phil, the Hollywood bowl, programming, marketing, and funding for a symphony orchestra, music education, the cultural identity and role of the city of Los Angeles, and the future of symphonic music.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56936768> # Oral history with Ernest Fleischmann
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, pto:Manuscript, schema:IndividualProduct ;
    library:oclcnum "56936768" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Place/los_angeles> ; # Los Angeles
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: arc" ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/220480330> ; # Ernest Fleischmann
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/143211686> ; # Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/kertesz_istvan> ; # István Kertész
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/104156387> ; # Simon Rattle
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/10034770> ; # Georg Solti
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/26357527> ; # Martin Bernheimer
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/84228944> ; # Michael Tilson Thomas
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/46947160> ; # Zubin Mehta
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/mehta_zubin> ; # Zubin Mehta
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/10032941> ; # Colin Davis
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/29718030> ; # Carlo Maria Giulini
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/148848368> ; # Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/wijnbergen_willem> ; # Willem Wijnbergen
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/71577114> ; # Leonard Bernstein
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/120739963> ; # Barry Tuckwell
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/139871080> ; # Music Center of Los Angeles County.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Organization/hollywood_bowl_los_angeles_calif> ; # Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/previn_andre_1929> ; # André Previn
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/874600> ; # Conductors (Music)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/davis_colin_1927_2013> ; # Colin Davis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/tilson_thomas_michael_1944> ; # Michael Tilson Thomas
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/boulez_pierre_1925> ; # Pierre Boulez
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/bernstein_leonard_1918_1990> ; # Leonard Bernstein
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Organization/los_angeles_philharmonic_orchestra> ; # Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/110759893> ; # André Previn
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Organization/music_center_of_los_angeles_county> ; # Music Center of Los Angeles County
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/giulini_carlo_maria> ; # Carlo Maria Giulini
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Organization/london_symphony_orchestra> ; # London Symphony Orchestra
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/bernheimer_martin> ; # Martin Bernheimer
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/108239968> ; # Pierre Boulez
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/solti_georg_1912_1997> ; # Georg Solti
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/rattle_simon_1955> ; # Simon Rattle
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Topic/orchestra_administration> ; # Orchestra--Administration
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/59063039> ; # Esa-Pekka Salonen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/tuckwell_barry> ; # Barry Tuckwell
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/salonen_esa_pekka_1958> ; # Esa-Pekka Salonen
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/11547930> ; # Alex Cline
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/139523087> ; # University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
    schema:copyrightYear "2001" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/220480330> ; # Ernest Fleischmann
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:description "The interview begins with Fleischmann's childhood in Germany, his family's emigration to South Africa and his education in both conducting and accounting. It continues with his early career in music, including his early presentation of classical music concerts, his positions as manager of the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO), as executive director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, and his work as a consultant after retiring from the Philharmonic. Major topics of discussion indluce life in South Africa during the 1940s and 50s, the rise of LSO during the 60s, music directors and board members of the LA Phil, the Hollywood bowl, programming, marketing, and funding for a symphony orchestra, music education, the cultural identity and role of the city of Los Angeles, and the future of symphonic music."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/18122602> ;
    schema:genre "Interviews"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "Oral histories"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Oral history with Ernest Fleischmann"@en ;
    schema:productID "56936768" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56936768#PublicationEvent/los_angeles_oral_history_program_university_of_california_los_angeles_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Agent/oral_history_program_university_of_california_los_angeles> ; # Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56936768> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Agent/oral_history_program_university_of_california_los_angeles> # Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Organization/hollywood_bowl_los_angeles_calif> # Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Organization/london_symphony_orchestra> # London Symphony Orchestra
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "London Symphony Orchestra" ;
    schema:name "London Symphony Orchestra." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Organization/los_angeles_philharmonic_orchestra> # Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Organization/music_center_of_los_angeles_county> # Music Center of Los Angeles County
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Music Center of Los Angeles County" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/bernheimer_martin> # Martin Bernheimer
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bernheimer" ;
    schema:givenName "Martin" ;
    schema:name "Martin Bernheimer" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/bernstein_leonard_1918_1990> # Leonard Bernstein
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1918" ;
    schema:deathDate "1990" ;
    schema:familyName "Bernstein" ;
    schema:givenName "Leonard" ;
    schema:name "Leonard Bernstein" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/boulez_pierre_1925> # Pierre Boulez
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1925" ;
    schema:familyName "Boulez" ;
    schema:givenName "Pierre" ;
    schema:name "Pierre Boulez" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/davis_colin_1927_2013> # Colin Davis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:deathDate "2013" ;
    schema:familyName "Davis" ;
    schema:givenName "Colin" ;
    schema:name "Colin Davis" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/giulini_carlo_maria> # Carlo Maria Giulini
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Giulini" ;
    schema:givenName "Carlo Maria" ;
    schema:name "Carlo Maria Giulini" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/kertesz_istvan> # István Kertész
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kertész" ;
    schema:familyName "Kertész" ;
    schema:givenName "István" ;
    schema:givenName "István" ;
    schema:name "István Kertész" ;
    schema:name "István Kertész" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/mehta_zubin> # Zubin Mehta
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Mehta" ;
    schema:givenName "Zubin" ;
    schema:name "Zubin Mehta" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/previn_andre_1929> # André Previn
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1929" ;
    schema:familyName "Previn" ;
    schema:givenName "André" ;
    schema:name "André Previn" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/rattle_simon_1955> # Simon Rattle
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1955" ;
    schema:familyName "Rattle" ;
    schema:givenName "Simon" ;
    schema:name "Simon Rattle" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/salonen_esa_pekka_1958> # Esa-Pekka Salonen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1958" ;
    schema:familyName "Salonen" ;
    schema:givenName "Esa-Pekka" ;
    schema:name "Esa-Pekka Salonen" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/solti_georg_1912_1997> # Georg Solti
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1912" ;
    schema:deathDate "1997" ;
    schema:familyName "Solti" ;
    schema:givenName "Georg" ;
    schema:name "Georg Solti" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/tilson_thomas_michael_1944> # Michael Tilson Thomas
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1944" ;
    schema:familyName "Tilson Thomas" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Tilson Thomas" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/tuckwell_barry> # Barry Tuckwell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tuckwell" ;
    schema:givenName "Barry" ;
    schema:name "Barry Tuckwell" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Person/wijnbergen_willem> # Willem Wijnbergen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wijnbergen" ;
    schema:givenName "Willem" ;
    schema:name "Willem Wijnbergen" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18122602#Topic/orchestra_administration> # Orchestra--Administration
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Orchestra--Administration"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/874600> # Conductors (Music)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Conductors (Music)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10032941> # Colin Davis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:deathDate "2013" ;
    schema:familyName "Davis" ;
    schema:givenName "Colin" ;
    schema:name "Colin Davis" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10034770> # Georg Solti
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1912" ;
    schema:deathDate "1997" ;
    schema:familyName "Solti" ;
    schema:givenName "Georg" ;
    schema:name "Georg Solti" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/104156387> # Simon Rattle
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1955" ;
    schema:familyName "Rattle" ;
    schema:givenName "Simon" ;
    schema:name "Simon Rattle" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108239968> # Pierre Boulez
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1925" ;
    schema:familyName "Boulez" ;
    schema:givenName "Pierre" ;
    schema:name "Pierre Boulez" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/110759893> # André Previn
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1929" ;
    schema:familyName "Previn" ;
    schema:givenName "André" ;
    schema:name "André Previn" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/11547930> # Alex Cline
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Cline" ;
    schema:givenName "Alex" ;
    schema:name "Alex Cline" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/120739963> # Barry Tuckwell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tuckwell" ;
    schema:givenName "Barry" ;
    schema:name "Barry Tuckwell" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/139523087> # University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/139871080> # Music Center of Los Angeles County.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Music Center of Los Angeles County." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/143211686> # Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/148848368> # Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/220480330> # Ernest Fleischmann
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fleischmann" ;
    schema:givenName "Ernest" ;
    schema:name "Ernest Fleischmann" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/26357527> # Martin Bernheimer
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bernheimer" ;
    schema:givenName "Martin" ;
    schema:name "Martin Bernheimer" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29718030> # Carlo Maria Giulini
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Giulini" ;
    schema:givenName "Carlo Maria" ;
    schema:name "Carlo Maria Giulini" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46947160> # Zubin Mehta
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Mehta" ;
    schema:givenName "Zubin" ;
    schema:name "Zubin Mehta" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59063039> # Esa-Pekka Salonen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1958" ;
    schema:familyName "Salonen" ;
    schema:givenName "Esa-Pekka" ;
    schema:name "Esa-Pekka Salonen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71577114> # Leonard Bernstein
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1918" ;
    schema:deathDate "1990" ;
    schema:familyName "Bernstein" ;
    schema:givenName "Leonard" ;
    schema:name "Leonard Bernstein" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84228944> # Michael Tilson Thomas
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1944" ;
    schema:familyName "Tilson Thomas" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Tilson Thomas" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.