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Die Walküre opera in three acts

Title
Die Walküre [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 31786 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LDC 31786 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LDC 31786 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LDC 31786 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LDC 31786 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LDC 31786 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
6 sound discs : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of Apr. 3, 1993]
Uniform Title
  • Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre
Subject
Note
  • Sung in German.
  • Compact discs.
  • House program available in Music Division.
  • Durations: 1:04:17 (synopses and features) ; 3:25:11 (opera).
  • Production notes and official cast list (5 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Apr. 3, 1993.
Reproduction (note)
  • Cassette copy (4 sound cassettes : stereo, Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 723 (F).
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Peter Allen) ; Act I -- CD 2. Act II, part 1 -- CD 3. Act II, part 2 -- CD 4. Act III, part 1 -- CD 5. Act III, part 2 ; Closing remarks (Allen) -- CD 6. Opera news on the air (Anthony Tommasini) ; Synopsis of act II (Allen) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes, host, with George Jellinek, Speight Jenkins and Charles Osborne) ; Synopsis of act III (Allen).
Call Number
*LT-10-A 1585
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Composer
Title
Die Walküre [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.
Playing Time
010417 032511
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of Apr. 3, 1993]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of Apr. 3, 1993]
Performer
Gary Lakes (Siegmund) ; Mechthild Gessendorf (Sieglinde) ; Matti Salminen (Hunding) ; James Morris (Wotan) ; Gwyneth Jones (Brünnhilde) ; Christa Ludwig (Fricka) ; Nina Warren (Gerhilde) ; Susan Neves (Helmwige) ; Joyce Castle (Waltraute) ; Sondra Kelly (Schwertleite) ; Elizabeth Byrne (Ortlinde) ; Barbara Dever (Siegrune) ; Jane Shaulis (Grimgerde) ; Judith Christin (Rossweisse) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 57, no. 14 (Mar. 27, 1993).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Apr. 3, 1993.
Original Version
Preservation tape, recorded at NYPL in Aug. 1993, from borrowed masters (5 tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo ; 10 in.) lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Reproduction
Cassette copy (4 sound cassettes : stereo, Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 723 (F).
Added Author
Lakes, Gary. Performer
Gessendorf, Mechthild. Performer
Salminen, Matti. Performer
Morris, James, 1947- Performer
Jones, Gwyneth, 1936- Performer
Ludwig, Christa. Performer
Warren, Nina. Performer
Neves, Susan. Performer
Castle, Joyce. Performer
Kelly, Sondra. Performer
Byrne, Elisabeth. Performer
Dever, Barbara. Performer
Shaulis, Jane. Performer
Christin, Judith. Performer
Levine, James, 1943-2021. Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Tommasini, Anthony, 1948- Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Jellinek, George, 1919- Commentator
Jenkins, Speight. Commentator
Osborne, Charles, 1927-2017. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
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
*LT-10-A 1585 Preservation tape. Use service copy in *LDC 31786.
*LTCM 723 (F) Cassette copy. (Production notes on file.) Use service copy in *LDC 31786.
*LDC 31786 Service copy.
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