Jussi Björling in opera and song [videorecording].

Title
Jussi Björling in opera and song [videorecording].
Author
Björling, Jussi, 1911-1960.
Publication
New York : Video Artists International, c1990.

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Description
1 videocassette (VHS Hi-fi) (ca. 40 min.) : sd., b&w; 1/2 in.
Series Statement
Voice of Firestone classic performances
Uniform Title
Voice of Firestone (Television program)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Video.
Note
  • Video Artists International: 69101.
  • Songs and opera excerpts; sung principally in English or Italian (4th work sung in French; 9th work sung in German). Also includes one orchestral work.
  • Title from container.
  • Produced by Video Artists International in association with the New England Conservatory.
Event (note)
  • Excerpts from The Voice of Firestone television program originally telecast on March 6, 1950; November 19, 1951.
Contents
[Introduction and If I could tell you / I. Firestone] -- Neapolitan love song : from Princess Pat / Herbert -- O mio babbino caro : from Gianni Schicchi / Puccini -- Salut demeure : from Faust / Gounod -- O soave fanciulla : from La Bohème / Puccini -- [In my garden / I. Firestone -- Introduction and If I could tell you / I. Firestone] -- Ah love, but a day / Beach -- Staendchen / Strauss -- Vesti la giubba : from I pagliacci / Leoncavallo -- Hungarian dance no. 1 / Brahms -- Prayer of Thanksgiving / Krenzer [i.e. Kremser] -- [Closing and In my garden / I. Firestone].
Call Number
*LVH 612 (F)
Author
Björling, Jussi, 1911-1960.
Title
Jussi Björling in opera and song [videorecording].
Imprint
New York : Video Artists International, c1990.
Series
Voice of Firestone classic performances
Performer
Jussi Bjoerling, tenor ; Anna-Lisa Bjoerling, soprano ; Firestone Chorus and Orchestra ; Howard Barlow, conductor ; introduced by Martin Bookspan ; narrated by Hugh James.
Event
Excerpts from The Voice of Firestone television program originally telecast on March 6, 1950; November 19, 1951.
Added Author
Björling, Anna-Lisa. Performer
Barlow, Howard, 1892-1972. Conductor
Bookspan, Martin.
James, Hugh, 1915- Narrator
Firestone, Idabelle. If I could tell you; arranged.
Herbert, Victor, 1859-1924. Princess Pat. Neapolitan love song.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Trittico. Gianni Schicchi. O mio babbino caro.
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Faust. Salut, demeure chaste et pure.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème. O soave fanciulla.
Beach, Amy, 1867-1944. Browning songs Ah, love, but a day.
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949. Lieder, op. 17. Ständchen.
Leoncavallo, Ruggiero, 1858-1919. Pagliacci. Vesti la giubba.
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897. Ungarische Tänze. Nr. 1; arranged.
Kremser, Eduard, 1838-1914. Altniederländische Volkslieder. Dankgebet.
Firestone, Idabelle. In my garden; arranged.
Firestone Chorus. Performer
Firestone Orchestra. Performer
Video Artists International.
New England Conservatory of Music.
Added Title
Voice of Firestone (Television program)
Research Call Number
*LVH 612 (F) Program notes on file.
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