(musical advisor - uncredited)
/ Moderator (1948)
Himself - Narrative Introductions
(1950's). He provided the commentaries on the original edition of the Mercury Living Presence early stereo recording of Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture" and Beethoven's "Wellington's Victory", both conducted by Antal Dorati. Taylor's commentaries, explaining how the recordings were made using the sound of real cannons, muskets, ...
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[on 'Rhapsody in Blue', 1924] Mr. Gershwin will bear watching. He may yet bring jazz out of the kitchen.
One of the best-known musical figures of the first half of the 20th century, Deems Taylor was a composer, radio commentator, author, and educator. Today, he is probably best known at the host/narrator of Disney's film classic "Fantasia".