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Stravinsky Papers #84544

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 27, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(NYC) Igor Stravinsky's career recalled; films shown. [1963, STRAVINSKY - loves composing.] Stravinsky's archive noted temporarily left to New York City Public Library following his death in 1971; importance of collection explained. [Zubin MEHTA - notes significance of archive for music students.] Possibility of library losing archive due to its ownership by Stravinsky's heirs and offer by Basil, Switzerland, purchaser for relocation there discussed. [Library pres. Vartan GREGORIAN - believes United States is rightful domain of archive.] [Stravinsky estate co-executor Martin GAREUS - defs. purchase bid.]
REPORTER: Stone Phillips

Phillips, Stone;
Robinson, Max

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