Music Department | Actor | Soundtrack
In the late 1950s, after hearing proposals for razing Carnegie Hall he mobilized his fellow artists and benefactors, eventually securing legislation that enabled the city to acquire the building in 1960 for $5 million.
"Carnegie was, is and will not be only a building. It's an idea. It's a mythology, a necessary mythology about music." - said on Larry King Live (1985) about his belief that Carnegie Hall needed to be saved.
Kremenets/Krzemieniec, Ukrainian People's Republic [now Kremenets, Ternopil Oblast, Ukraine]
New York City, New York, USA
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