Original photograph of Leopold Stokowski with his All-American Youth Orchestra

Leopold Stokowski (subject)

N.p. N.p., 1940. Vintage photograph of conductor Leopold Stokowski with the All-American Youth Orchestra during a rehearsal in Washington DC on July 23, 1940. Printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso along with a date stamp and the stamp of Associated Press Photo.

Stokowski created the All-American Youth Orchestra in early 1940, primarily to provide a means of touring and releasing records outside of his restrictive contract with RCA, which controlled his touring budget with the Philadelphia Orchestra.

9 x 7 inches. Very Good, slightly wavy and lightly faded, with brief wear at the corners.

[Book #154950]