Research Catalog

Tosca

Title
Tosca [sound recording] / Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa, after Victorien Sardou's play.
Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c2002.

Details

Additional Authors
  • Allen, Peter, 1920-2016.
  • Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919.
  • Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906.
  • Sardou, Victorien, 1831-1908.
  • Oren, Daniel.
  • Malfitano, Catherine.
  • Farina, Franco (Tenor)
  • Morris, James, 1947-
  • Pola, Bruno.
  • Bernstein, Richard (Bass-baritone)
  • Laciura, Anthony.
  • Vernon, Richard, 1950-
  • Cook, George (Singer)
  • Daunoras, Vaclovas.
  • Benson, Ken (Ken G.)
  • Marx, Robert.
  • Plotkin, Fred.
  • Eckert, Thor, Jr.
  • Fairtile, Linda Beard.
  • Levang, Rex.
  • Purdy, Christopher.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Description
4 sound discs : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
ChevronTexaco-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 19, 2002.
Uniform Title
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Live sound recordings.
Note
  • Compact discs.
Performer (note)
  • Catherine Malfitano (Tosca) ; Franco Farina (Cavaradossi) ; James Morris (Scarpia) ; Bruno Pola (Sacristan) ; Richard Bernstein (Angelotti) ; Anthony Laciura (Spoletta) ; Richard Vernon (Sciarrone) ; George Cook (Shepherd) ; Vaclovas Daunoras (Jailer) ; Daniel Oren, conductor ; Metropoltan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 19, 2002.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Peter Allen) ; Act 1 -- CD 2. Act 2 -- CD 3. Act 3 ; Closing remarks (Allen) -- CD 4. Opera News on the Air (Guilty Pleasures Roundtable with Robert Marx, Ken Benson and Fred Plotkin) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Allen) ; Texaco's Opera Quiz (Thor Eckert, Jr, host, with Linda Fairtile, Rex Levang and Christopher Purdy) ; Synopsis of Act 3 (Allen).
Call Number
*LDC 27385
OCLC
NYPG02-R130
Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Title
Tosca [sound recording] / Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa, after Victorien Sardou's play.
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c2002.
Series
ChevronTexaco-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 19, 2002.
ChevronTexaco-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 19, 2002.
Cast
Catherine Malfitano (Tosca) ; Franco Farina (Cavaradossi) ; James Morris (Scarpia) ; Bruno Pola (Sacristan) ; Richard Bernstein (Angelotti) ; Anthony Laciura (Spoletta) ; Richard Vernon (Sciarrone) ; George Cook (Shepherd) ; Vaclovas Daunoras (Jailer) ; Daniel Oren, conductor ; Metropoltan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 19, 2002.
Language
Sung in Italian.
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Added Author
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919. Librettist
Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906. Librettist
Sardou, Victorien, 1831-1908. Tosca.
Oren, Daniel. Conductor
Malfitano, Catherine. Performer
Farina, Franco (Tenor) Performer
Morris, James, 1947- Performer
Pola, Bruno. Performer
Bernstein, Richard (Bass-baritone) Performer
Laciura, Anthony. Performer
Vernon, Richard, 1950- Performer
Cook, George (Singer) Performer
Daunoras, Vaclovas. Performer
Benson, Ken (Ken G.) Commentator
Marx, Robert. Commentator
Plotkin, Fred. Commentator
Eckert, Thor, Jr. Commentator
Fairtile, Linda Beard. Commentator
Levang, Rex. Commentator
Purdy, Christopher. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Added Title
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 27385
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