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Carmen : [sound recording] : opera in four acts

Title
Carmen : radio broadcast, 1969-03-15 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Georges Bizet ; libretto by Meilhac and Halévy, based on Merimée's story.
Author
Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875.

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Description
3 sound cassettes (222 min.) : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 15, 1969
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 15, 1969.
Uniform Title
  • Biographies in music (Radio program)
  • Carmen
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program).
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Alternative Title
  • Carmen
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Subjects
Note
  • Sung in French.
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 1:12:00 (synopses and features) ; 2:30:15 (opera).
  • Production notes and official cast list (6 p.) on file.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Broadcast performance from Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 15, 1968.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Opera news on the air: Henry Butler interviews Evelyn Lear and Thomas Stewart ; Synopsis of act 2 (Cross) -- side 2. Texaco's opera quiz, with quizmaster Edward Downes and panelists Boris Goldovsky, Robert Lawrence, John Coveney, and Tony Randall ; Synopsis of act 3 (Cross ; Biographies in music: Francis Robinson recalls Olive Fremstad ; Synopsis of act 4 (Cross) -- side 3. Prelude ; Act 1 -- side 4. Ecntr'ancte ; Act 2 -- side 5. Entr'acte ; Act 3 -- side 6. Entr'acte ; Act 4 ; Closing remarks (Cross).
Call Number
*LTCM 301 (F)
Author
Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875.
Title
Carmen : radio broadcast, 1969-03-15 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Georges Bizet ; libretto by Meilhac and Halévy, based on Merimée's story.
Playing Time
011200 023015
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 15, 1969
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 15, 1969.
Performer
Regina Resnik (Carmen) ; Richard Tucker (Don José) ; Judith Raskin (Micaela) ; Justino Díaz (Escamillo) ; Morley Meredith (Zuniga) ; Robert Goodloe (Morales) ; Judith DePaul (Frasquita) ; Judith Forst (Mercedes) ; Gene Boucher (Dancaire) ; Robert Schmorr (Remendado) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Zubin Mehta, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 33, no. 20 (Mar. 15, 1969).
Event
Broadcast performance from Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 15, 1968.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL, Feb. 1988, from borrowed masters from the Metropolitan (4 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 1 track, mono. ; 10 in.)
Added Author
Halévy, Ludovic, 1834-1908. Librettist
Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897. Librettist
Mérimée, Prosper, 1803-1870. Carmen.
Resnik, Regina, 1922-2013. Performer
Tucker, Richard, 1913-1975. Performer
Raskin, Judith. Performer
Díaz, Justino. Performer
Meredith, Morley. Performer
Goodloe, Robert. Performer
De Paul, Judith. Performer
Forst, Judith. Performer
Boucher, Gene. Performer
Schmorr, Robert. Performer
Mehta, Zubin. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Butler, Henry. Commentator
Lear, Evelyn. Commentator
Stewart, Thomas, 1926- Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Coveney, John. Commentator
Goldovsky, Boris. Commentator
Lawrence, Robert, 1912- Commentator
Randall, Tony. Commentator
Robinson, Francis, 1910- Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program).
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Biographies in music (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 301 (F) Production notes in listening room.
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