- Toscanini Collection Association.
- Call number
- JPB 86-12
- Physical description
- .3 linear feet (1 box)
- Preferred Citation
- Toscanini Association archives, Music Division, The New York Public Library
- Music Division
- Access to materials
- Some collections held by the Dance, Music, Recorded Sound, and Theatre Divisions at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts are held off-site and must be requested in advance. Please check the collection records in the NYPL's online catalog for detailed location information. For general guidance about requesting offsite materials, please consult: https://www.nypl.org/about/locations/lpa/requesting-archival-materials
The Toscanini Association (formerly the Toscanini Collection Association) is an outgrowth of the Toscanini Collection at Wave Hill. One of its founders was Herbert Fuchs, violist with the NBC Symphony. About 165 letters, many in photocopy, chiefly from former associates of Arturo Toscanini to Herbert Fuchs, concerning the 30th reunion of the NBC Symphony in 1984, a plaque at Wave Hill, the Toscanini Association's awards ceremonies March 25, 1985, March 25, 1986, and March 25, 1987, and a cassette recording of Toscanini rehearsal excerpts; related programs, brochures, and clippings.
Source of acquisitionCa. 115 letters; programs, brochures, clippings: Gift, Fuchs, Herbert, 09/--/86 30 letters, cassette, other documents: Gift, Fuchs, Herbert, 12/--/86 23 letters, Israeli stamps, other documents: Gift, Fuchs, Herbert, 02/--/87
Using the collection
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
40 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-7498