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Don Giovanni opera in two acts

Title
Don Giovanni [sound recording] : opera in two acts / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte.
Author
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 34106 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
3 sound discs (224 min.) : digital, mono.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Dec. 14, 1957\571214\]
Uniform Title
  • Don Giovanni
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Don Giovanni
Subject
Note
  • Sung in Italian.
  • Durations: 0:43:50 (synopses and features) ; 2:59:55 (opera).
  • Compact discs.
  • Production notes and official cast list (5 p.) filed under classmark: *LTCM 86 (F).
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 14, 1957.
Reproduction (note)
  • Cassette copy (3 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 86 (F).
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Act 1, scenes 1-3 -- CD 2. Act 1, scenes 4-5 ; Act 2, scenes 1-3 -- CD 3. Act 2, scenes 3-5 ; Closing remarks (Cross) ; Texaco's opera quiz: Jay Harrison, Deems Taylor, Max de Schauensee, Louis Biancolli and Irving Kolodin ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Cross).
Call Number
*LDC 34106
Author
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Title
Don Giovanni [sound recording] : opera in two acts / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte.
Playing Time
004350 025955
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Dec. 14, 1957\571214\]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Dec. 14, 1957\571214\]
Performer
Cesare Siepi (Don Giovanni) ; Eleanor Steber (Donna Anna) ; Lisa Della Casa (Donna Elvira) ; Jan Peerce (Don Ottavio) ; Fernando Corena (Leporello) ; Roberta Peters (Zerlina) ; Theodor Uppman (Masetto) ; Giorgio Tozzi (Commendatore) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Karl Böhm, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 22, no. 6 (Dec. 9, 1957).
Event
Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 14, 1957.
Original Version
Cassette tapes re-recorded at NYPL, Oct., 1984, from borrowed copies (4 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.) of the original recording.
Reproduction
Cassette copy (3 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 86 (F).
Added Author
Da Ponte, Lorenzo, 1749-1838. Librettist
Siepi, Cesare. Performer
Steber, Eleanor. Performer
Della Casa, Lisa. Performer
Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984. Performer
Corena, Fernando. Performer
Peters, Roberta, 1930-2017. Performer
Uppman, Theodor, 1920- Performer
Tozzi, Giorgio. Performer
Böhm, Karl, 1894-1981. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Harrison, Jay. Commentator
Taylor, Deems, 1885-1966. Commentator
De Schauensee, Max. Commentator
Biancolli, Louis. Commentator
Kolodin, Irving, 1908- Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Added Title
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 34106 Service copy.
*LTCM 86 (F) Cassette copy; production notes on file. Request service copy in *LDC 34106.
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