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Die Walkuere [sound recording]

Title
Die Walkuere [sound recording] / Richard Wagner.
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

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AudioUse in library *LTCM 299 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
4 sound cassettes (296 min.) : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 1, 1969]
Uniform Title
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Alternative Title
  • Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre
  • Walküre
Subject
Note
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 1:14:30 (synopses and features) ; 3:41:35 (opera).
  • Production notes and official cast list (7 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Originally broadcast live from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 1, 1969.
Language (note)
  • Sung in German.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Opera news on the air (Portions of previous intermission features introducing instruments of the orchestra: Robert Lawrence, host, with Raymond Gniewek, Herbert Blayman, Melvyn Broiles, John Di Janni, Alfred Genovese, Sydney Kyle, Stephen Maxym and Robert Nass) ; Synopsis of act 2 (Cross) -- side 2. Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes, host, with Jan Behr, Alberta Masiello, David Stivender and William Weibel) ; Synopsis of act 3 (Cross) -- side 3. Act 1, scenes 1-2 -- side 4. Act 1, scene 3 -- side 5. Act 2, beginning to 5 bars before end of scene 2 -- side 6. Act 2, conclusion -- side 7. Act 3, scenes 1-2 -- side 8. Act 3, scene 3 ; Closing remarks (Cross).
Call Number
*LTCM 299 (F)
Author
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.
Title
Die Walkuere [sound recording] / Richard Wagner.
Playing Time
011430 034135
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 1, 1969]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Mar. 1, 1969]
Performer
Birgit Nilsson (Brünnhilde) ; Jon Vickers (Siegmund) ; Régine Crespin (Sieglinde) ; Theo Adam (Wotan) ; Josephine Veasey (Fricka) ; Martti Talvela (Hunding) ; Phyllis Brill (Helmwige) ; Judith DePaul (Gerhilde) ; Carlotta Ordassy (Ortlinde) ; Shirley Love (Rossweisse) ; Joann Grillo (Grimgerde) ; Gwendolyn Killebrew (Waltraute) ; Marcia Baldwin (Siegrune) ; Louise Pearl (Schwertleite) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Herbert von Karajan, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL in Feb. 1988, from masters borrowed from the Metropolitan Opera (5 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.).
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 33, no. 18 (Mar. 1, 1969).
Event
Originally broadcast live from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 1, 1969.
Language
Sung in German.
Added Author
Nilsson, Birgit. Performer
Vickers, Jon. Performer
Crespin, Régine. Performer
Adam, Theo. Performer
Veasey, Josephine. Performer
Talvela, Martti. Performer
Brill, Phyllis. Performer
De Paul, Judith. Performer
Ordassy, Carlotta. Performer
Love, Shirley. Performer
Grillo, Joann. Performer
Killebrew, Gwendolyn. Performer
Baldwin, Marcia. Performer
Pearl, Louise. Performer
Karajan, Herbert von. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Lawrence, Robert, 1912- Commentator
Gniewek, Raymond, 1931- Commentator
Blayman, Herbert. Commentator
Broiles, Mel. Commentator
Di Janni, John A. Commentator
Genovese, Alfred. Commentator
Kyle, Sydney. Commentator
Maxym, Stephen. Commentator
Nass, Robert. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Masiello, Alberta. Commentator
Behr, Jan. Commentator
Stivender, David. Commentator
Weibel, William. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Walküre
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 299 (F) Production notes in listening room.
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