(1918). Stage Play: Electra. (Revival). Incidental music by Walter Damrosch
. Written by Sophocles. Translated by Edward Hayes Plumptre. Carnegie Hall: 6 Feb 1918 (1 performance). Cast: Margaret Anglin, Marthena Barry, Rosepha Chisholm, Madeline Delmar, Mitchell Harris, Eleanor Hutchinson, Benjamin Kauser...
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He was the first composer-conductor to be actively involved in introducing children to classical music - on radio in the 1930s. His approach has been criticized in recent years, however; often he would write and sing silly lyrics that he would fit to well-known classical pieces, in an effort to help children remember them.