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La bohème : opera in four acts

Title
La bohème : radio broadcast, 1985-02-09 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, after the book by Murger.
Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.

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Additional Authors
  • Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906.
  • Ilica, Luigi, 1857-1919.
  • Murger, Henri, 1822-1861.
  • Schexnayder, Brian.
  • Lima, Luis.
  • Cheek, John, 1948-
  • Hartman, Vernon.
  • Capecchi, Renato.
  • Malfitano, Catherine.
  • Caldwell, Dale.
  • Zschau, Marilyn.
  • Schmidt, Merle.
  • Marcus, Herman.
  • Domingo, Plácido, 1941-
  • Allen, Peter, 1920-2016.
  • Downes, Edward, 1911-
  • Gould, Susan.
  • Livingstone, William.
  • Bonelli, Peter.
  • Mohr, Richard.
  • Milnes, Sherrill.
  • Ramey, Samuel.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Description
3 sound cassettes (175 min.) : stereo, Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Feb. 9, 1985]
Uniform Title
  • Bohème
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Singers' roundtable (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Bohème
Subjects
Genre/Form
Live sound recordings.
Note
  • Sung in Italian.
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 0:51:54 (synopses and features) ; 2:03:13 (opera).
  • Production notes and official cast list (4 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. 9, 1985.
Reproduction (note)
  • Service copy (3 sound cassettes : stereo, Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 465 (F)
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Peter Allen) ; Singer's round table (Richard Mohr, host, with Sherrill Milnes and Samuel Ramey) ; Synopsis of act 3 (Allen) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes, host, with Susan Gould, William Livingstone and Peter Bonelli) -- side 2. Opera quiz concluded ; Synopsis of act 4 (Allen) -- side 3. Act 1 -- side 4. Act 2 -- side 5. Act 3 -- side 6. Act 4 ; Closing remarks (Allen).
Call Number
*LTCM 465 (f)
OCLC
NYPG91-R198
Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Title
La bohème : radio broadcast, 1985-02-09 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, after the book by Murger.
Playing Time
005154 020313
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Feb. 9, 1985]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Feb. 9, 1985]
Performer
Brian Schexnayder (Marcello) ; Luis Lima (Rodolfo) ; John Cheek (Colline) ; Vernon Hartman (Schaunard) ; Renato Capecchi (Benoit, Alcindoro) ; Catherine Malfitano (Mimi) ; Dale Caldwell (Parpignol) ; Marilyn Zschau (Musetta) ; Merle Schmidt (Customhouse Sergeant) ; Herman Marcus (Customhouse Officer) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Plácido Domingo, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 49, no. 10 (Feb. 2, 1985).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Feb. 9, 1985.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL in Mar. 1991, from borrowed masters (3 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo ; 10 in.) lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Reproduction
Service copy (3 sound cassettes : stereo, Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 465 (F)
Added Author
Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906. Librettist
Ilica, Luigi, 1857-1919. Librettist
Murger, Henri, 1822-1861. Scènes de la vie de Bohème.
Schexnayder, Brian. Performer
Lima, Luis. Performer
Cheek, John, 1948- Performer
Hartman, Vernon. Performer
Capecchi, Renato. Performer
Malfitano, Catherine. Performer
Caldwell, Dale. Performer
Zschau, Marilyn. Performer
Schmidt, Merle. Performer
Marcus, Herman. Performer
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Gould, Susan. Commentator
Livingstone, William. Commentator
Bonelli, Peter. Commentator
Mohr, Richard. Commentator
Milnes, Sherrill. Commentator
Ramey, Samuel. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Singers' roundtable (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 465 (f) \(Production notes in listening room.)
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