Music: Sample Screeches

Five conductors will have gone to bat with the New York Philharmonic-Symphony before great Arturo Toscanini returns late in January. Otto Klemperer, Hans Lange and Werner Janssen have had their turns. Bruno Walter's begins next week. Last week's Philharmonic guest was Artur Rodzinski, popular conductor of the Cleveland Orchestra.

Conductor Rodzinski's d├ębut concert was the loudest if not the loveliest that New Yorkers have heard this season. He swayed excitedly from side to side, made fierce faces at the players to bring out every last theatric effect. Scriabin's Divine Poem, stunningly bombastic, compelled...

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