Lot 156: General Motor Symphony concerts program, March 3,1935, signed in fountain pen by both Ormandy & Schippa, on the front cover. There are 4 punch holds along left edge that do go through the program, otherwise in fine condition. Eugene Ormandy (November 18, 1899 - March 12, 1985) was a Hungarian-born conductor and violinist who became internationally famous as the music director and conductor of the Philadelphia Orchestra. The maestro's 44-year-long association with the Philadelphia is one of the longest enjoyed by any conductor with a single orchestra. Tito Schipa 1888 - 16 December 1965) was an Italian tenore di grazia.
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