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Werther opera in four acts

Title
Werther [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Jules Massenet ; libretto (after Goethe) by Edouard Blau, Georges Hartmann and Paul Milliet.
Author
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912.

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Additional Authors
  • Blau, Edouard, 1836-1906.
  • Hartmann, Georges, -1900.
  • Milliet, Paul, 1858-
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832.
  • Corelli, Franco.
  • Cossa, Dominic.
  • Elias, Rosalind.
  • Gramm, Donald.
  • Boky, Colette.
  • Anthony, Charles, 1929-2012.
  • Lind, Edna.
  • Best, Richard, 1935-
  • Marcella, Luigi.
  • Behr, Jan.
  • Cross, Milton, 1897-1975.
  • Broiles, Mel.
  • Van Norman, Clarendon.
  • Brevig, Per.
  • Wekselblatt, Herbert.
  • Goldovsky, Boris.
  • Downes, Edward, 1911-
  • Hubay, Alfred.
  • Jellinek, George, 1919-
  • Mohr, Richard.
  • Weaver, William, 1923-2013
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) prf
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Description
3 sound cassettes (195 min.) : stereo., Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 4, 1972
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 4, 1972.
Uniform Title
  • Werther
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Werther
Subject
Note
  • Sung in French.
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 2:13:31 (opera) ; 1:01:30 (synopses and features).
  • Production notes and official cast list (6 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein listening room.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news
Event (note)
  • Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 4, 1972.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Opera news on the air: Brass players Melvin Broils, Clarendon Van Norman, Per Bervig, Herbert Wekselblatt, with Boris Goldovsky ; Synopsis of act 2 (Cross) -- side 2. Texaco's opera quiz: Edward Downes, Alfred Hubay, George Jellinek, Richard Mohr and William Weaver ; Synopses of acts 3 and 4 (Cross) -- side 3. Act 1 -- side 4. Act 2 -- side 5. Act 3 -- side 6. Act 4 ; Closing remarks (Cross).
Call Number
*LTCM 45 (F)
OCLC
NYPG84-R710
Author
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912.
Title
Werther [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Jules Massenet ; libretto (after Goethe) by Edouard Blau, Georges Hartmann and Paul Milliet.
Playing Time
021331 010130
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 4, 1972
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Mar. 4, 1972.
Performer
Franco Corelli (Werther) ; Dominic Cossa (Albert) ; Rosalind Elias (Charlotte) ; Donald Gramm (Justice of the Peace) ; Colette Boky (Sophie) ; Charles Anthony (Schmidt) ; Edna Lind (Kathchen) ; Richard Best (Johann) ; Luigi Marcella (Bruhlmann) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Jan Behr, conductor, Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL, Apr., 1984, 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. 36, no. 15 (Mar. 4, 1972).
Event
Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 4, 1972.
Added Author
Blau, Edouard, 1836-1906. Librettist
Hartmann, Georges, -1900. Librettist
Milliet, Paul, 1858- Librettist
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Leiden des jungen Werthers.
Corelli, Franco. Performer
Cossa, Dominic. Performer
Elias, Rosalind. Performer
Gramm, Donald. Performer
Boky, Colette. Performer
Anthony, Charles, 1929-2012. Performer
Lind, Edna. Performer
Best, Richard, 1935- Performer
Marcella, Luigi. Performer
Behr, Jan. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Broiles, Mel. Commentator
Van Norman, Clarendon. Commentator
Brevig, Per. Commentator
Wekselblatt, Herbert. Commentator
Goldovsky, Boris. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Hubay, Alfred. Commentator
Jellinek, George, 1919- Commentator
Mohr, Richard. Commentator
Weaver, William, 1923-2013, commentator.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 45 (F) (Production notes filed in listening room.)
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