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Ford Foundation Correspondence, 1957-1965, May 23, 1957 - Jan 5, 1965

ID:
003-03-15
Abstract
Letter from Bruno Zirato to President of Ford Foundation suggesting a project to televise the Young People's Concerts. Letters about Bernstein proposal for grants to work with young conductors. Notes on a 21 Oct 1958 meeting about possible participants in Pension Fund concerts. Press release for Ford Foundatioin grants to performing musical artists with list of grantees and participating orchestras. Letter from Ford Foundation approving grant to New York Philharmonic for performances of new works. Letter to Ford Foundation listing New York Philharmonic's choices for performing artists and replies. Press release about performance of Lukas Foss and William Schuman pieces. Press clippings about performances of new works. Final report to Ford Foundation about performances of new works.
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  • Leon Levy Foundation
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