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Richard Wagner's Die Walküre [sound recording] : music drama in three acts.

Title
Richard Wagner's Die Walküre [sound recording] : music drama in three acts.
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

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AudioUse in library *LTCM 11 (F) (Production notes filed in listening room.)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
4 sound cassettes (288 min.) : stereo., Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 1, 1975
Uniform Title
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre
Alternative Title
  • Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre
  • Walküre.
Subjects
Note
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 3:36:00 (opera) ; 1:12:00 (synopses and features).
  • Official cast list and production notes (7 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein listening room.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Performer (note)
  • Birgit Nilsson (Brünnhilde) ; Donald McIntyre (Wotan) ; Jon Vickers (Siegmund) ; Janis Martin (Sieglinde) ; Mignon Dunn (Fricka) ; Bengt Rundgren (Hunding) ; Rachel Mathes (Gerhilde) ; Gloria Hodes (Helmwige) ; Cynthia Munzer (Waltraute) ; Batyah Godfrey (Schwertleite) ; Carlotta Ordassy (Ortlinde) ; Marcia Baldwin (Siegrune) ; Joann Grillo (Grimgerde) ; Jean Kraft (Rossweisse) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Sixten Ehrling, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 1, 1975.
Language (note)
  • Sung in German.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Peter Allen) ; Opera news on the air: John Culshaw discusses Die Walküre ; Synopsis of act 2 (Allen) -- side 2. Texaco's opera quiz: Martin Brenhener, Alfred Hubay, Tony Randall, Gerald Fitzgerald and Edward Downes ; Synopsis of act 3 (Allen) -- side 3. Act 1 to tief in des Busens Berge glimmt nur noch lichlose gluth. -- side 4. Act 1, conclusion -- side 5. Act 2 to Diess sei der Walküre Werk! -- side 6. Act 2, conclusion -- side 7. Act 3 to so weit Leben und Luft, darf der Gott dir nicht mehr begegnen. -- side 8. Act 3, conclusion ; Closing remarks (Allen).
Call Number
*LTCM 11 (F)
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.
Title
Richard Wagner's Die Walküre [sound recording] : music drama in three acts.
Playing Time
033600 011200
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 1, 1975
Cast
Birgit Nilsson (Brünnhilde) ; Donald McIntyre (Wotan) ; Jon Vickers (Siegmund) ; Janis Martin (Sieglinde) ; Mignon Dunn (Fricka) ; Bengt Rundgren (Hunding) ; Rachel Mathes (Gerhilde) ; Gloria Hodes (Helmwige) ; Cynthia Munzer (Waltraute) ; Batyah Godfrey (Schwertleite) ; Carlotta Ordassy (Ortlinde) ; Marcia Baldwin (Siegrune) ; Joann Grillo (Grimgerde) ; Jean Kraft (Rossweisse) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Sixten Ehrling, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL, Oct. 1982, from borrowed copies (3 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo. ; 10 in.) of the original recording.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 39, no. 15 (Feb. 15, l975).
Event
Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 1, 1975.
Language
Sung in German.
Added Author
Nilsson, Birgit. Performer
McIntyre, Donald, 1934- Performer
Vickers, Jon.
Martin, Janis. Performer
Dunn, Mignon. Performer
Rundgren, Bengt. Performer
Mathes, Rachel. Performer
Hodes, Gloria. Performer
Munzer, Cynthia. Performer
Godfrey Ben-David, Batyah. Performer
Ordassy, Carlotta. Performer
Baldwin, Marcia. Performer
Grillo, Joann. Performer
Kraft, Jean. Performer
Ehrling, Sixten. Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920- Commentator
Culshaw, John. Commentator
Brenhener, Martin. Commentator
Hubay, Alfred. Commentator
Randall, Tony. Commentator
Fitzgerald, Gerald, 1932- Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Walküre.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 11 (F) (Production notes filed in listening room.)
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