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Tristan und Isolde music drama in three acts

Title
Tristan und Isolde [sound recording] : music drama in three acts / Richard Wagner.
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 34116 [CD. Service copy.]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
4 sound discs (263 min.) : digital, mono.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 1, 1958\580301\]
Uniform Title
  • Tristan und Isolde
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Tristan und Isolde
Subject
Note
  • Sung in German.
  • Durations: 0:48:05 (synopses and features) ; 3:34:41 (opera).
  • Compact discs.
  • Production notes and official cast list (6 p.) filed under classmark: *LTCM 95 (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, Mar. 1, 1958.
Reproduction (note)
  • Cassette copy (4 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 95 (F).
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Contents
CD 1. Act 1 -- CD 2. Act 2 -- CD 3. Act 3 ; Closing remarks (Milton Cross) -- CD 4. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Cross) ; Opera news on the air: Boris Goldovsky discusses Tristan ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Cross) ; Texaco's opera quiz: Jay Harrison, Louis Biancolli, Max de Schauensee and Sigmund Spaeth ; Synopsis of Act 3 (Cross).
Call Number
*LDC 34116
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.
Title
Tristan und Isolde [sound recording] : music drama in three acts / Richard Wagner.
Playing Time
004805 033441
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 1, 1958\580301\]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 1, 1958\580301\]
Performer
Ramon Vinay (Tristan) ; Margaret Harshaw (Isolde) ; Blanche Thebom (Brangäne) ; Walter Cassel (Kurvenal) ; Otto Edelmann (King Marke) ; Calvin Marsh (Melot) ; Robert Nagy (sailor's voice) ; Paul Franke (shepherd) ; Osie Hawkins (steersman) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Fritz Stiedry, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 22, no. 17 (Feb. 24, 1958).
Event
Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 1, 1958.
Original Version
Cassette tapes re-recorded at NYPL, Nov., 1984, from borrowed copies (5 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.) of the original recording.
Reproduction
Cassette copy (4 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 95 (F).
Added Author
Vinay, Ramon. Performer
Harshaw, Margaret. Performer
Thebom, Blanche. Performer
Cassel, Walter. Performer
Edelmann, Otto. Performer
Marsh, Calvin. Performer
Nagy, Robert, 1929- Performer
Franke, Paul, 1917-2011. Performer
Hawkins, Osie. Performer
Stiedry, Fritz. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Goldovsky, Boris. Commentator
Harrison, Jay. Commentator
Spaeth, Sigmund, 1885-1965. Commentator
De Schauensee, Max. Commentator
Biancolli, Louis. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
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 34116 Service copy.
*LTCM 95 (F) Cassette copy; production notes on file. Request service copy in *LDC 34116.
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