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Tannhäuser [sound recording] : opera in three acts

Title
Tannhäuser [sound recording] : opera in three acts / Richard Wagner.
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

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AudioUse in library *LTCM 131 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
4 sound cassettes (238 min.) : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Dec. 17, 1960
Uniform Title
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Tannhäuser
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Tannhäuser
Subjects
Note
  • Paris version, sung in German.
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 0:52:40 (synopses and features) ; 3:05:20 (opera).
  • Production notes and official cast list (7 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein listening room.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Performer (note)
  • Hans Hopf (Tannhäuser) ; Leonie Rysanek (Elisabeth) ; Jerome Hines (Hermann) ; Hermann Prey (Wolfram von Eschenbach) ; Irene Dalis (Venus) ; Mildred Allen (Shepherd) ; Robert Nagy (Walther von der Vogelweide) ; Marko Rothmuller (Biterolf) ; Paul Franke (Heinrich der Schreiber) ; Norman Scott (Reinmar von Zweter) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Georg Solti, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 17, 1960.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Opera news on the air: Boris Goldovsky and Marjorie Lawrence discuss her associations with Tannhäuser ; Synopsis of act 2 (Cross) -- side 2. Texaco's opera quiz: Edward Downes, Jay Harrison, Walter Ducloux, Sigmund Spaeth and Kurt Adler ; Synopsis of act 3 (Cross) -- side 3. Act 1, scenes 1-2 -- side 4. Act 1, scenes 3-4 -- side 5. Act 2 to scene 4: Haltet ein! -- side 6. Act 2, conclusion -- side 7. Act 3 to scene 3: ...die Sinne Schwanden mir -- side 8. Act 3, conclusion ; Closing remarks (Cross).
Call Number
*LTCM 131 (F)
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.
Title
Tannhäuser [sound recording] : opera in three acts / Richard Wagner.
Playing Time
005240 030520
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Dec. 17, 1960
Cast
Hans Hopf (Tannhäuser) ; Leonie Rysanek (Elisabeth) ; Jerome Hines (Hermann) ; Hermann Prey (Wolfram von Eschenbach) ; Irene Dalis (Venus) ; Mildred Allen (Shepherd) ; Robert Nagy (Walther von der Vogelweide) ; Marko Rothmuller (Biterolf) ; Paul Franke (Heinrich der Schreiber) ; Norman Scott (Reinmar von Zweter) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Georg Solti, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL, Apr., 1985, from borrowed masters (5 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.).
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 25, no. 6 (Dec. 17, 1960).
Event
Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 17, 1960.
Added Author
Hopf, Hans. Performer
Rysanek, Leonie. Performer
Hines, Jerome, 1921- Performer
Prey, Hermann, 1929-1998. Performer
Dalis, Irene. Performer
Allen, Mildred. Performer
Nagy, Robert, 1929- Performer
Rothmüller, Aron Marko, 1908-1993. Performer
Franke, Paul, 1917-2011. Performer
Scott, Norman, 1921-1968. Performer
Solti, Georg, 1912-1997. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Goldovsky, Boris. Commentator
Lawrence, Marjorie. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Harrison, Jay. Commentator
Ducloux, Walter. Commentator
Spaeth, Sigmund, 1885-1965. Commentator
Adler, Kurt Herbert. 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 Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 131 (F) (Production notes filed in listening room.)
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