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Les troyens : [sound recording] : opera in three acts

Title
Les troyens : radio broadcast, 1984-02-18 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and libretto by Hector Berlioz, after Virgil.
Author
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.

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Additional Authors
  • Ahlstedt, Douglas.
  • Allen, Peter, 1920-2016.
  • Beer, Lucille.
  • Berberian, Ara.
  • Catania, Claudia.
  • Cheek, John, 1948-
  • Courtney, James, 1946-
  • Creech, Philip.
  • Darrencamp, John.
  • Glassman, Allan.
  • Hartman, Vernon.
  • Kraft, Jean.
  • Lee, M. Owen, 1930-2019.
  • Levine, James, 1943-2021.
  • Meredith, Morley.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
  • Mohr, Richard.
  • Monk, Allan.
  • Nagy, Robert, 1929-
  • Norman, Jessye.
  • Peters, Roberta, 1930-2017.
  • Plishka, Paul, 1941-
  • Ramey, Samuel.
  • Robbins, Julien.
  • Sanchez, Robert.
  • Scotto, Renata, 1934-
  • Sooter, Edward.
  • Taillon, Jacelyne.
  • Virgil.
  • White, Jane.
Description
4 sound cassettes (291 min.) : stereo, Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Feb. 18, 1984]
Uniform Title
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Singers' roundtable (Radio program)
  • Troyens
Alternative Title
Troyens
Subject
Note
  • Sung in French.
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 0:55:51 (synopses and features) ; 3:54:41 (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, Feb. 18, 1984.
Reproduction (note)
  • Service copy (4 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 446 (F)
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Peter Allen) ; First Intermission (M. Owen Lee, Roberta Peters) ; Synopsis of act 2 (Allen) -- side 2. Singer's round table (Richard Mohr, host, with Renata Scotto and Samuel Ramey) ; Synopsis of act 3 (Allen) -- side 3. Act 1 through "Du peuple il des soldats" -- side 4. Act 1 concluded -- side 5. Act 2 through "Sur cette horde immonde" -- side 6. Entr'acts symphonique through "Tout n'est que pair" -- side 7. Act 2 concluded ; Act 3 through "Errante sur tes pas...A ce chant de triomphe" -- side 8. Act 3 concluded ; Closing remarks (Allen).
Call Number
*LTCM 446 (F)
Author
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.
Title
Les troyens : radio broadcast, 1984-02-18 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and libretto by Hector Berlioz, after Virgil.
Playing Time
5551 35441
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Feb. 18, 1984]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Feb. 18, 1984]
Performer
Vernon Hartman (A Trogan soldier) ; Jessye Norman (Cassandra and Dido) ; Allan Monk (Coroebus) ; Ara Berberian (Priam) ; Lucille Beer (Hecuba) ; Robert Nagy (Helenus) ; Jane White (Andromache) ; Robert Sanchez (Astyanax) ; Edward Sooter (Aeneas) ; Claudia Catania (Ascanius) ; Morley Meredith (Ghost of Hector) ; Jocelyne Taillon (Anna) ; Paul Plishka (Narbal) ; Douglas Ahlstedt (Iopas) ; John Cheek (Panthus) ; Julien Robbins (The god Mercury) ; Philip Creech (Hylas) ; John Darrencamp (First Trojan soldier) ; James Courtney (Second Trojan soldier and Ghost of Priam) ; Allan Glassman (Ghost of Coroebus) ; Jean Kraft (Ghost of Cassandra) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 48, no. 11 (Feb. 18, 1984).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Feb. 18, 1984.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL in Oct. 1990, from borrowed masters (4 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo ; 10 in.) lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Reproduction
Service copy (4 sound cassettes : analog, mono., Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 446 (F)
Added Author
Virgil. Aeneis.
Hartman, Vernon. Performer
Norman, Jessye. Performer
Monk, Allan. Performer
Berberian, Ara. Performer
Beer, Lucille. Performer
Nagy, Robert, 1929- Performer
White, Jane. Performer
Sanchez, Robert. Performer
Sooter, Edward. Performer
Catania, Claudia. Performer
Cheek, John, 1948- Performer
Meredith, Morley. Performer
Taillon, Jacelyne. Performer
Plishka, Paul, 1941- Performer
Ahlstedt, Douglas. Performer
Robbins, Julien. Performer
Creech, Philip. Performer
Darrencamp, John. Performer
Courtney, James, 1946- performer
Glassman, Allan. Performer
Kraft, Jean. Performer
Levine, James, 1943-2021. Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Peters, Roberta, 1930-2017. Commentator
Lee, M. Owen, 1930-2019. Commentator
Mohr, Richard. Commentator
Scotto, Renata, 1934- Commentator
Ramey, Samuel. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Singers' roundtable (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 446 (F) (Production notes on file.)
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