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Donald Banks - a tribute by ABC Radio in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2075922
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Banks, Don, 1923-1980
 
Access Conditions Access to be determined. 
Description 1980 
1 sound cassette (ca. 126 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection.

Summary

This is a tape recording in tribute to Donald Banks, including past interviews with him and interludes of his music. He talks on: his youth as a young musician during the depression, his study at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, his training with Matyas Seiber London and Luigi Dallapicolla, Italy. He also speaks on: his pieces of music, the influences on his composition, the people he worked with, his interest in electronics and jazz and the future of Australian Music.

This interview is from the Hazel De Berg collection held in the National Library of Australia.

Biography/History

Donald Banks was Head of Composition and Electronic Music at the Canberra School of Music and chairman at the Music Board Australian Council of the Art.

Notes

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects Banks, Don, 1923-1980.  |  Radio programs -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984  |  ABC Radio (Australia)
Also Titled

ABC Radio tribute to Donald Banks

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