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Don Carlo opera in four acts

Title
Don Carlo [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Joseph M'ery and Camille Du Locle.
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.

Details

Additional Authors
Description
4 sound tape reels (265 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono.; 10 in.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Dec. 20, 1952]
Uniform Title
  • Don Carlos Italian
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Don Carlos
Subject
Operas
Note
  • Sung in Italian.
  • Title from house program; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 0:47:30 (synopses and features) ; 2:57:05 (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. 20, 1952.
Reproduction (note)
  • Service copy (4 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) in *LTCM 332 (F)
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Opera news on the air (Boris Goldovsky, host, with Peggy Glanville-Hicks and Reginald Allen) ; Synopsis of act 2 (Cross) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Robert Lawrence, host, with Deems Taylor, Robert Bagar, and George Marek) ; Synopsis of act 3 ; Closing remarks (Cross) -- side 2. [blank] -- side 3. Act 1, through "Che mai si fa nel suol Francese" -- side 4. "Io vengo a domandar," through end of act 1 -- side 5. Act 2 -- side 6. Act 3, through "Ah! più non andrò" -- side 7. Act 3, concluded ; Act 4 -- side 8. [blank]
Call Number
*LT-10 4882
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Title
Don Carlo [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Joseph M'ery and Camille Du Locle.
Playing Time
004730 025705
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Dec. 20, 1952]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Dec. 20, 1952]
Performer
Cesare Siepi (Philip II) ; Richard Tucker (Don Carlo) ; Robert Merrill (Rodrigo) ; Jerome Hines (Grand Inquisitor) ; Lubomir Vichegonov (Friar) ; Delia Rigal (Elizabeth) ; Fedora Barbieri (Eboli) ; Laura Castellano (Theobald) ; Paul Franke (Count of Lerma) ; Emery Darcy (Royal herald) ; Lucine Amara (Celestial voice) ; Tilda Morse (Countess of Aremberg) ; Metropolitan Orchestra Opera and Chorus ; Alberto Erede, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 17, no. 7 (Dec. 20, 1952).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 20, 1952.
Original Version
Preservation tape, recorded at NYPL in Feb. 1989, taken from aluminum-based acetates (8 sound discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 16 in.)lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Reproduction
Service copy (4 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) in *LTCM 332 (F)
Added Author
Méry, Joseph, 1798-1865. Librettist
Du Locle, Camille, 1832-1903. Librettist
Siepi, Cesare. Performer
Tucker, Richard, 1913-1975. Performer
Merrill, Robert, 1917-2004 Performer
Hines, Jerome, 1921- Performer
Vichegonov, Lubomir. Performer
Rigal, Delia. Performer
Barbieri, Fedora. Performer
Castellano, Laura. Performer
Franke, Paul, 1917-2011. Performer
Darcy, Emery. Performer
Amara, Lucine. Performer
Morse, Tilda. Performer
Erede, Alberto. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Goldovsky, Boris. Commentator
Glanville-Hicks, Peggy. Commentator
Allen, Reginald. Commentator
Lawrence, Robert, 1912- Commentator
Taylor, Deems, 1885-1966. Commentator
Bagar, Robert. Commentator
Marek, George R. (George Richard), 1902-1987. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
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
*LT-10 4882 Master tape. Request cassette service copy in *LTCM 332 (F).
*LTCM 332 (F) Cassette service copy; production notes on file. Master tape in *LT-10 4882.
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