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Arabella : lyrical comedy in three acts

Title
Arabella : radio broadcast, 1961-01-21 [sound recording] : lyrical comedy in three acts / Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal, translated into English by John Gutman.
Author
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949.

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Additional Authors
  • Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929.
  • Della Casa, Lisa.
  • London, George, 1920-1985.
  • Rothenberger, Anneliese.
  • Morell, Barry.
  • Dunn, Mignon.
  • Herbert, Ralph.
  • Nagy, Robert, 1929-
  • Hurley, Laurel.
  • Votipka, Thelma.
  • Reitan, Roald.
  • Scott, Norman, 1921-1968.
  • Mayreder, Rudolf.
  • Folmer, Joseph.
  • Kuestner, Charles.
  • Birlenbach, Erich.
  • Leinsdorf, Erich, 1912-1993.
  • Cross, Milton, 1897-1975.
  • Gutman, John.
  • Lehmann, Lotte.
  • Downes, Edward, 1911-
  • Peltz, Mary Ellis, 1896-1981.
  • Ducloux, Walter.
  • Hawkins, Osie.
  • Levarie, Siegmund, 1914-
  • Hook, Howard J, Jr.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) prf
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Description
3 sound cassettes (215 min.) : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Jan. 21, 1961\610121\]
Uniform Title
  • Arabella. English
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Arabella.
Subject
Note
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 0:59:15 (synopses and features) ; 2:35:40 (opera).
  • Production notes and official cast list (6 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein listening room.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news
Performer (note)
  • Lisa Della Casa (Arabella) ; George London (Mandryka) ; Anneliese Rothenberger (Zdenka) ; Barry Morell (Matteo) ; Mignon Dunn (Countess Adelaide) ; Ralph Herbert (Count Theodor) ; Robert Nagy (Count Elemer) ; Laurel Hurley (Fiakermilli) ; Thelma Votipka (Fortuneteller) ; Roald Reitan (Count Dominik) ; Norman Scott (Count Lamoral) ; Rudolf Mayreder (Waiter) ; Joseph Folmer (Welko) ; Charles Kuestner (Djura) ; Erich Birlenbach (Jankel) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Erich Leinsdorf, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 21, 1961.
Language (note)
  • Sung in English.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Opera news on the air (John Gutman and Lotte Lehmann discuss Arabella) ; Howard J. Hook, Jr. speaks on the Met auditions ; Synopsis of act 2 (Cross) -- side 2. Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes, host, with Mary Ellis Peltz, Walter Ducloux, Osie Hawkins and Siegmund Levarie) ; Synopsis of act 3 (Cross) -- side 3. Act 1 to ...That creditors first present their card? -- side 4. Act 1, conclusion -- side 5. Act 2 -- side 6. Act 3 ; Closing remarks (Cross).
Call Number
*LTCM 134 (F)
OCLC
NYPG85-R334
Author
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949.
Title
Arabella : radio broadcast, 1961-01-21 [sound recording] : lyrical comedy in three acts / Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal, translated into English by John Gutman.
Playing Time
005915 023542
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Jan. 21, 1961\610121\]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of \Jan. 21, 1961\610121\]
Cast
Lisa Della Casa (Arabella) ; George London (Mandryka) ; Anneliese Rothenberger (Zdenka) ; Barry Morell (Matteo) ; Mignon Dunn (Countess Adelaide) ; Ralph Herbert (Count Theodor) ; Robert Nagy (Count Elemer) ; Laurel Hurley (Fiakermilli) ; Thelma Votipka (Fortuneteller) ; Roald Reitan (Count Dominik) ; Norman Scott (Count Lamoral) ; Rudolf Mayreder (Waiter) ; Joseph Folmer (Welko) ; Charles Kuestner (Djura) ; Erich Birlenbach (Jankel) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Erich Leinsdorf, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 25, no. 11 (Jan. 21, 1961).
Event
Originally recorded in the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 21, 1961.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL, May, 1985, from borrowed masters (5 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.).
Language
Sung in English.
Added Author
Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929. Librettist
Della Casa, Lisa. Performer
London, George, 1920-1985. Performer
Rothenberger, Anneliese. Performer
Morell, Barry. Performer
Dunn, Mignon. Performer
Herbert, Ralph. Performer
Nagy, Robert, 1929- Performer
Hurley, Laurel. Performer
Votipka, Thelma. Performer
Reitan, Roald. Performer
Scott, Norman, 1921-1968. Performer
Mayreder, Rudolf. Performer
Folmer, Joseph. Performer
Kuestner, Charles. Performer
Birlenbach, Erich. Performer
Leinsdorf, Erich, 1912-1993. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Gutman, John. Commentator. Translator
Lehmann, Lotte. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Peltz, Mary Ellis, 1896-1981. Commentator
Ducloux, Walter. Commentator
Hawkins, Osie. Commentator
Levarie, Siegmund, 1914- Commentator
Hook, Howard J, Jr. 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 Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 134 (F) \(Production notes filed in listening room.)
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