PALM DESERT LIBRARY Frankly Speaking: "How Arturo Toscanini Came to be Conductor of the NBC Symphony Orchestra"

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Palm Desert Library
Seminar room

Event Details

Three great men--all giants in their fields--intersected in unusual ways at the beginning of the 20th Century. Guglielmo Marconi, the inventor of wireless/radio; David Sarnoff, a founder of the National Broadcasting Company (NBCP); and Arturo Toscanini, conductor of the NBC Symphony Orchestra. What happened among them will surprise and delight you! Michael Scofield presents the story, with illustration.




Event Type(s): Adult program, Cultural Program
Age Group(s): Adult
Presenter: Michael Scofield
Jiggs Gallagher
(760) 346-6552 ext. 4212