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La bohème : opera in four acts

Title
La bohème : radio broadcast, 1989-03-04 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica.
Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 31943 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
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Description
3 sound discs (175 min.) : digital ; stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 4, 1989]
Uniform Title
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Subject
Note
  • Sung in Italian.
  • Durations: 0:54:55 (synopses and features) ; 2:00:53 (opera).
  • Compact discs.
  • Production notes and official cast list (4 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound (under classmark: *LTCM 548(F).
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 4, 1989.
Reproduction (note)
  • Cassette copy (3 sound cassettes : stereo, Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 548 (F)
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act I (Peter Allen) ; Act I ; Synopsis of Act II (Allen) ; Act II -- CD 2. Act III ; Act IV ; Closing remarks (Allen) -- CD 3. Opera news on the air (Raymond Gniewek and Richard Woitach) ; Synopsis of act 3 (Allen) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes, host, with Michelle Krisel, Alfred Hubay and Richard Woitach) ; Synopsis of act 4 (Allen).
Call Number
*LTCM 548 (F)
Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Title
La bohème : radio broadcast, 1989-03-04 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica.
Playing Time
005455 020053
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 4, 1989]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 4, 1989]
Performer
Paolo Coni (Marcello) ; Plácido Domingo (Rodolfo) ; Paul Plishka (Colline) ; David Hamilton (Schaunard) ; Italo Tajo (Alcindoro) ; Carol Neblett (Musetta) ; Frank Coffey (Customhouse Sergeant) ; Donald Peck (Customhouse Officer) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Nello Santi, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 53, no. 12 (Mar. 4, 1989).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 4, 1989.
Original Version
Cassette tapes re-recorded at NYPL in Nov. 1991, from borrowed masters (3 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo ; 10 in.) lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Reproduction
Cassette copy (3 sound cassettes : stereo, Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 548 (F)
Added Author
Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906. Librettist
Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919. Librettist
Murger, Henri, 1822-1861. Scènes de la vie de Bohème.
Coni, Paolo. Performer
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- Performer
Plishka, Paul, 1941- Performer
Hamilton, David, 1957- Performer
Tajo, Italo. Performer
D'Amico, Fiamma Izzo. Performer
Hanriot, John. Performer
Neblett, Carol. Performer
Coffey, Frank (Singer) Performer
Peck, Donald. Performer
Santi, Nello. Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Gniewek, Raymond. Commentator
Woitach, Richard. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Krisel, Michelle. Commentator
Hubay, Alfred. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Gift of Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 548 (F) Cassette copy. (Production in listening room.) Use service copy in *LDC 31943.
*LDC 31943 Service copy.
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