George Lewis Interview

Interviewee

George Lewis

Interviewer

Annie Pontrelli

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Description

George Lewis describes attending the University of Montana and teaching as a faculty member in the UM School of Music during the 1960s and 1970s. He talks about his love for teaching and his music teaching philosophy of expecting his students to respect him rather than like him. He briefly discusses UM student organizations including Silent Sentinel and Mortarboard, mentioning that he feels school traditions are an important part of student life. He recalls the UM administrators under which he served including Robert Pantzer and James Koch. He concludes by describing his teaching goals.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

University of Montana alumni; School of Music; Silent Sentinel; Mortarboard; University of Montana student organizations; Robert Pantzer; James Koch; University of Montana faculty

Original Date

8-7-1991

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

University of Montana Centennial Oral History Project, OH 270, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 270-032, 033

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

2 sound cassettes (2:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (12 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_270_032_033.mp3; OH_270_032_033.pdf

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