Title on film: TOSCANINI CONDUCTING THE MUSIC OF GIUSEPPE VERDI
Scope & Content: Documentary: Arturo Toscanini conducts the NBC Symphony Orchestra in a radio broadcast of Verdi's overture to "Forza del Destino". Discusses the contributions of Toscanini and other great Italians to democracy. Jan Peerce and the Westminster Choir accompany Toscanini as he conducts Verdi's "Hymn of the Nations.
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