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Die Walküre music drama in three acts from the trilogy, Der Ring des Nibelungen

Title
Die Walküre [sound recording] : music drama in three acts from the trilogy, Der Ring des Nibelungen / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

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Description
3 sound tape reels (179 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono.; 10 in.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 30, 1946]
Uniform Title
  • Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre
Subject
Operas
Note
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Duration: 2:59:31.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 30, 1946.
Reproduction (note)
  • Service copy (3 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 433.
Language (note)
  • Sung in German.
Contents
side 1. Act 1 through "Friedmund darf ich nicht heissen" -- side 2. Act 1 concluded -- side 3. Act 2 through "Hinweg! Hinweg! fliech die Entweihte!" -- side 4. Act 2 concluded -- side 5. Act 3 through "War es so Schmählich" -- side 6. Act 3 concluded.
Call Number
*LT-10 6098
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.
Title
Die Walküre [sound recording] : music drama in three acts from the trilogy, Der Ring des Nibelungen / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.
Playing Time
25931
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 30, 1946]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 30, 1946]
Performer
Lauritz Melchior (Siegmund) ; Emanuel List (Hunding) ; Joel Berglund (Wotan) ; Astrid Varnay (Sieglinde) ; Helen Traubel (Brünnhilde) ; Kerstin Thorborg (Fricka) ; Beale Hober (Helmwige) ; Thelma Votipka (Gerhilde) ; Irene Jessner (Ortlinde) ; Lucielle Browning (Rossweisse) ; Martha Lipton (Grimgerde) ; Jeanne Palmer (Waltraute) ; Herta Glaz (Siegrune) ; Margaret Harshaw (Schwertleite) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Paul Breisach, conductor.
Original Version
Preservation tape, recorded at NYPL in June 1990, from aluminum-based acetates (8 sound discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 16 in.) lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 10, no. 21 (Mar. 25, 1946).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 30, 1946.
Reproduction
Service copy (3 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 433.
Language
Sung in German.
Added Author
Melchior, Lauritz. Performer
List, Emanuel. prfprf
Berglund, Joel, 1903- Performer
Varnay, Astrid. Performer
Traubel, Helen. Performer
Thorborg, Kerstin, 1896-1970. Performer
Hober, Beale. Performer
Jessner, Irene. Performer
Votipka, Thelma. Performer
Browning, Lucielle. Performer
Lipton, Martha. Performer
Palmer, Jeanne, 1914- Performer
Glaz, Hertha, 1908- Performer
Harshaw, Margaret. Performer
Breisach, Paul. Conductor
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LT-10 6098 Master tape. Request cassette service copy in *LTCM 433
*LTCM 433 Cassette service copy. Master tape in *LT-10 6098.
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