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Ten O'Clock News; Seiji Ozawa interview


Interview with Seiji Ozawa at the start of his seventh season as music director and conductor of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He talks about his first visit to America to study at Tanglewood, which started his relationship with the BSO. He talks about the character and tradition of the orchestra and Boston's pride in it — just as for the Red Sox. They shoot establishing shots and cutaways for editing.

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Ten O'Clock News

Seiji Ozawa interview

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976



Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Boston Symphony Orchestra
Ozawa, Seiji, 1935-
Boston (Mass.)
News Report
Lydon, Christopher (Reporter)
Ozawa, Seiji, 1935- (Interviewee)
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Seiji Ozawa interview,” 10/04/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 27, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7D550FC06E504B46870673D4FC5A141A.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Seiji Ozawa interview.” 10/04/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 27, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7D550FC06E504B46870673D4FC5A141A>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Seiji Ozawa interview. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7D550FC06E504B46870673D4FC5A141A
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