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Examples of subjects covered:

  • Individuals mentioned in the interviews: Ex: Duke Ellington, Igor Stravinsky, Noam Chomsky
  • Topics discussed: Ex: Hungarian folk music, music theory, mathematics, chemical engineering
  • Musical and artistic works: Ex: Beethoven Symphony no.5 in C minor, Salt peanuts, The Incredible Flutist
  • Places, institutions, and events: Ex: Montreal Jazz Festival, Berklee College of Music, Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • MIT organizations: Ex: MIT Concert Band, MIT Tech Show, MIT Logarhythms, MIT Symphony Orchestra
Notes on searching: Phrase searching (with quotes) is available. In the search results, click on any blue segment under each interviewee and scan that part of the transcript to find your search terms - click the small blue play button next to the time to play that segment.