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Lulu [sound recording] : opera in three acts

Title
Lulu [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and text by Alban Berg, after the tragedies Erdgeist and Büchse der Pandora by Frank Wedekind.
Author
Berg, Alban, 1885-1935.

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Description
3 sound cassettes (250 min.) : stereo, Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Apr. 13, 1985]
Uniform Title
  • Lulu
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Lulu
Subject
Note
  • Sung in German.
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 1:09:04 (synopses and features) ; 3:00:20 (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, Apr. 13, 1985.
Reproduction (note)
  • Service copy (3 sound cassettes : stereo, Dolby-B processed) available in: *LTCM 474 (F)
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Peter Allen) ; Opera news on the air (Edwin McArthur) ; Synopsis of act 2 (Allen) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes, host, with Susan Gould, Dorothy Stowe and Speight Jenkins) -- side 2. Quiz concluded ; Synopsis of act 3 (Allen) -- side 3. Prologue ; Act 1 through "Seit ich für die Bühne) -- side 4. Act 1 concluded ; Act 2 through "Wenn sich die Menschen" -- side 5. Act 2 concluded ; Act 3 through "Brillant!" -- side 6. Act 3 concluded ; Closing remarks (Allen).
Call Number
*LTCM 474 (f)
Author
Berg, Alban, 1885-1935.
Title
Lulu [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and text by Alban Berg, after the tragedies Erdgeist and Büchse der Pandora by Frank Wedekind.
Playing Time
010904 032020
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Apr. 13, 1985]
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of Apr. 13, 1985]
Performer
Julia Migenes-Johnson (Lulu) ; Evelyn Lear (Countess Geschwitz) ; William Lewis (Alwa) ; Edward Sooter (The Painter and The Negro) ; Franz Mazura (Dr. Schön and Jack the Ripper) ; Lenus Carlson (The Animal Tamer and The Acrobat) ; Andrew Foldi (Schigolch) ; Hilda Harris (The Wardrobe Mistress, The Schoolboy and The Page) ; Robert Nagy (The Prince, The Manservant and The Marquis) ; Ara Berberian (The Theatre Manager and The Banker) ; Betsy Norden (Fifteen-year-old Girl) ; Batyah Godfrey (Her Mother) ; Lucille Beer (Desinger) ; John Darrenkamp (Journalist) ; James Courtney (Servant) ; Talmage Harper (The Physician and The Professor) ; Abraham Marcus (Clown) ; Gary Drane (Police Commissioner) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 49, no. 15 (Apr. 13, 1985).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Apr. 13, 1985.
Original Version
Re-recorded at NYPL in Apr. 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 474 (F)
Added Author
Wedekind, Frank, 1864-1918. Erdgeist and Büchse der Pandora.
Migenes-Johnson, Julia. Performer
Lear, Evelyn. Performer
Yuscarán, Guillermo. Performer
Sooter, Edward. Performer
Mazura, Franz. Performer
Carlson, Lenus. Performer
Foldi, Andrew. Performer
Harris, Hilda, 1930- Performer
Nagy, Robert, 1929- Performer
Berberian, Ara. Performer
Norden, Betsy. Performer
Godfrey Ben-David, Batyah. Performer
Beer, Lucille. Performer
Darrenkamp, John. Performer
Courtney, James, 1946- performer
Harper, Talmage. Performer
Marcus, Abraham. Performer
Drane, Gary. Performer
Levine, James, 1943-2021. Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
McArthur, Edwin. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Gould, Susan. Commentator
Stowe, Dorothy. Commentator
Jenkins, Speight. 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
*LTCM 474 (f) \(Production notes in listening room.)
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