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Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, 1967-02-02

 Item — Box: 1.0
Identifier: HLA_Lazarof_11

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

This series consists of audio recordings. It is arranged into two sub-series: Sub-Series 1 consists of recordings of Henri Lazarof compositions. Sub-Series 2 consists of recordings of non-Lazarof musical works, interviews, teaching materials, and others. Recordings span Lazarof’s entire career and come in several formats, including reels, LPs, CDs, cassettes, DAT tapes, and VHS. Each sub-series is arranged chronologically. Titles of works have been standardized using an official Works List, and may differ slightly from the titles on the recordings. This Works List is available for reference upon request.

For more information about the events, concerts, and business related to these recordings, see the Professional Papers series and the Published and Event-Related Materials series.


  • 1967-02-02


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


1 Sheets : Open Reel ; Tape Width 1/4''

Language of Materials



This is the premiere recording of Henri Lazarof's ""Concerto for piano and 20 instruments"" with Lazarof conducting the Brandenburg ensemble and Georgia Akst (piano) at Carnegie Hall. The New York Times hailed his new work as "theatrical and colorful."

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Open Reel; Tape Width 1/4''; Full Track; Monon; Speed 7.5 ips


On the Open Reel box it includes: "Mono - 7 1/2 ips" and "(18' ca.). Included with the physical recording is a program and photocopied newspaper clippins from the New York Times and World Journal Tribune about the premiere. The recording includes audiences noises such as applause.

Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

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