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Robert H. Kramer's Oral History

Dublin Core

Title

Robert H. Kramer's Oral History

Subject

Robert H. Kramer
Betty Turnell
oral history
recording
interview
childhood
North Dakota
Canada
Taylorville, IL
Decatur, IL
Murray College
Millikin University
Music
Millikin symphony
Decatur Municipal Band
clarinet
dance bands
classical music
big band music
music teacher
Argenta, IL
Mt. Zion, IL
Mattoon, IL
junior high school
Thompson-Kramer Music
band instruments
Doc Severinsen
Albert Spalding
Jack Benny
Kate Smith
Tiny Hill band
Monty Mountjoy
Dick Coffeen
travelling with band
changes to music
National Symphony Orchestra Society
Symphony Guild
Benny Goodman
Carol Lawrence
International Musician
Cincinnati Symphony
Chicago Symphony

Description

This is the oral history of Robert H. Kramer. He was interviewed by Betty Turnell in September 1982. This interview included his career and love for music.

Creator

Interviewee: Robert H. Kramer
Interviewer: Betty Turnell

Source

Robert H. Kramer

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

September 1982

Contributor

Betty Turnell

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

Millikin University
Symphony Guild

Format

.mp3
.pdf

Language

English

Type

oral history

Identifier

OH85

Coverage

oral history, recording, Robert H. Kramer, Betty Turnell

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Betty Turnell

Interviewee

Robert H. Kramer

Location

Decatur, IL

Transcription

see .pdf

Original Format

cassette tape

Duration

20:37

Bit Rate/Frequency

unknown

Time Summary

unknown