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Tristan und Isolde music-drama in three acts

Title
Tristan und Isolde [sound recording] : music-drama in three acts / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

Details

Additional Authors
  • Vinay, Ramon.
  • Traubel, Helen.
  • Nilsson, Sven, 1898-
  • Schöffler, Paul, 1897-
  • Thebom, Blanche.
  • Thompson, Hugh, 1915-
  • Davidson, Lawrence (Baritone)
  • Chabay, Leslie, 1907-
  • Hayward, Thomas, 1921-
  • Reiner, Fritz, 1888-1963.
  • Cross, Milton, 1897-1975.
  • Goldovsky, Boris.
  • Davis, Elmer.
  • Taylor, Deems, 1885-1966.
  • Peltz, Mary Ellis, 1896-1981.
  • Bagar, Robert C.
  • Gutman, John.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Description
4 sound tape reels (234 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono.; 10 in.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Dec. 9, 1950]
Uniform Title
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Live sound recordings.
Note
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 0:35:14 (synopses and features) ; 3:19:05 (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, Dec. 9, 1950.
Reproduction (note)
  • Service copy (4 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 373 (F)
Language (note)
  • Sung in German.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Opera new s on the air (Boris Goldovsky, host, with Elmer Davis) ; Synopsis of act 2 (Cross) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Deems Taylor, host, with Mary Ellis Peltz, Robert Bagar and John Gutman) ; Synopsis of act 3 (Cross) -- side 2. [blank] -- side 3. Prelude ; Act 1 through "Von einem kahn...Fluch dir, Verruchter" -- side 4. Act 1 concluded -- side 5. Act 2 through "Thatest du's wirklich? Wähust du das?" -- side 6. Act 2 concluded -- side 7. Act 3 through Shepherds pipe -- side 8. Act 3 concluded ; Closing remarks (Cross).
Call Number
*LT-10 4922
OCLC
NYPG89-R522
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.
Title
Tristan und Isolde [sound recording] : music-drama in three acts / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.
Playing Time
3514 31905
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Dec. 9, 1950]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Dec. 9, 1950]
Performer
Ramon Vinay (Tristan) ; Helen Traubel (Isolde) ; Sven Nilsson (King Marke) ; Paul Schoeffler (Kurvenal) ; Blanche Thebom (Brangaene) ; Hugh Thompson (Melot) ; Lawrence Davidson (Steersman) ; Leslie Chabay (A shepherd) ; Thomas Hayward (A sailor's voice) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Fritz Reiner, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Original Version
Preservation tape, recorded at NYPL in Aug. 1989, from aluminum-based acetates (9 sound discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 16 in.) lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 15, no. 7 (Dec. 4, 1950).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 9, 1950.
Reproduction
Service copy (4 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 373 (F)
Language
Sung in German.
Added Author
Vinay, Ramon. Performer
Traubel, Helen. Performer
Nilsson, Sven, 1898- Performer
Schöffler, Paul, 1897- Performer
Thebom, Blanche. Performer
Thompson, Hugh, 1915- Performer
Davidson, Lawrence (Baritone) Performer
Chabay, Leslie, 1907- Performer
Hayward, Thomas, 1921- Performer
Reiner, Fritz, 1888-1963. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Goldovsky, Boris. Commentator
Davis, Elmer. Commentator
Taylor, Deems, 1885-1966. Commentator
Peltz, Mary Ellis, 1896-1981. Commentator
Bagar, Robert C. Commentator
Gutman, John. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LT-10 4922 Master tape. Request cassette service copy in *LTCM 373 (F)
*LTCM 373 (F) Cassette service copy; production notes on file. Master tape in *LT-10 4922.
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