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Louise

Title
Louise [sound recording] / Gustave Charpentier.
Author
Charpentier, Gustave, 1860-1956.
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, [2002]

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AudioUse in library *LDC 32742 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
5 sound discs : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Feb. 20, 1943.
Uniform Title
  • Opera column of the air (Radio program)
  • Opera victory rally (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Subject
Note
  • Opera in 4 acts.
  • Durations: 1:04:29 (announcements, synopses, and intermission features) ; 2:47:08 (opera).
  • Compact discs.
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Performer (note)
  • Grace Moore (Louise) ; Doris Doe (Mother) ; Raoul Jobin (Julien) ; Ezio Pinza (Father) ; Helen Olheim (Blanche) ; Mary Van Kirk (Marguerite) ; Maxine Stellman (Milkwoman, Irma) ; Lucielle Browning (Suzanne, Young Ragpicker) ; Annamary Dickey (Newsgirl, Élise) ; Irra Petina (Gertrude) ; Thelma Votipka (Camille, Artichoke Vendor) ; Anna Kaskas (Madeleine, Coal Gatherer, Chairmender, Watercress Vendor) ; Lillian Raymondi (Errand Girl, Street Arab) ; Maria Savage (Forewoman, Streetsweeper) ; John Gurney (Ragpicker) ; Alessio De Paolis (Noctambulist, Pope of Fools, Carrot Vendor) ; Louis D'Angelo (Junkman) ; Lorenzo Alvary, Walter Cassel (Philosophers) ; Emery Darcy, Gerhard Pechner (Policemen) ; Wilfred Engelman (Painter) ; Lodovico Oliviero (Sculptor) ; George Cehanovsky (Peddler, Songwriter) ; John Dudley (Greenpeas Vendor, Student, Old Clothes Man) ; John Garris (Poet) ; Tony D'Addozio (Birdfood Vendor) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Thomas Beecham, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Feb. 20, 1943.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in French.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction in Spanish ; Act 1 -- CD 2. Introduction in Spanish ; Act 2 -- CD 3. Introduction in Spanish ; Act 3 -- CD 4. Act 4 ; Closing remarks in Spanish -- CD 5. Opening remarks and synopsis of Act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Opera column of the air (Milton Cross discusses The Barber of Seville, various singers, and anecdotes about members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Cross) ; Opera victory rally (Mrs. Joseph R. Truesdale hostess introduces René Maison. Rally Chairman, with the Grand Duchess of Luxemburg, the Luxemburg Prime Minister and Commissioner of Information, the Belgian Minister of State and the Belgian Commissioner of Information) ; Synopsis of Act 3 (Cross) ; Opera forum quiz (incomplete) (Olin Downes questions Jean Tennyson, Robert Lawrence, and Sigmund Spaeth) ; Synopsis of Act 4 (Cross) ; Closing remarks (Cross).
Call Number
*LDC 32742
Author
Charpentier, Gustave, 1860-1956.
Title
Louise [sound recording] / Gustave Charpentier.
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, [2002]
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Feb. 20, 1943.
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Feb. 20, 1943.
Cast
Grace Moore (Louise) ; Doris Doe (Mother) ; Raoul Jobin (Julien) ; Ezio Pinza (Father) ; Helen Olheim (Blanche) ; Mary Van Kirk (Marguerite) ; Maxine Stellman (Milkwoman, Irma) ; Lucielle Browning (Suzanne, Young Ragpicker) ; Annamary Dickey (Newsgirl, Élise) ; Irra Petina (Gertrude) ; Thelma Votipka (Camille, Artichoke Vendor) ; Anna Kaskas (Madeleine, Coal Gatherer, Chairmender, Watercress Vendor) ; Lillian Raymondi (Errand Girl, Street Arab) ; Maria Savage (Forewoman, Streetsweeper) ; John Gurney (Ragpicker) ; Alessio De Paolis (Noctambulist, Pope of Fools, Carrot Vendor) ; Louis D'Angelo (Junkman) ; Lorenzo Alvary, Walter Cassel (Philosophers) ; Emery Darcy, Gerhard Pechner (Policemen) ; Wilfred Engelman (Painter) ; Lodovico Oliviero (Sculptor) ; George Cehanovsky (Peddler, Songwriter) ; John Dudley (Greenpeas Vendor, Student, Old Clothes Man) ; John Garris (Poet) ; Tony D'Addozio (Birdfood Vendor) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Thomas Beecham, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 7 (Feb. 15, 1943).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Feb. 20, 1943.
Language
Sung in French.
Added Author
Moore, Grace, 1898-1947. Performer
Doe, Doris, 1899-1985. Performer
Jobin, Raoul. Performer
Pinza, Ezio. Performer
Olheim, Helen. Performer
Van Kirk, Mary. Performer
Stellman, Maxine. Performer
Browning, Lucielle. Performer
Dickey, Annamary. Performer
Petina, Irra, 1907- Performer
Votipka, Thelma. Performer
Kaskas, Anna. Performer
Raymondi, Lillian. Performer
Gurney, John, 1902-1997. Performer
Savage, Maria. Performer
De Paolis, Alessio. Performer
D'Angelo, Louis, 1888-1958. Performer
Alvary, Lorenzo, 1909- Performer
Cassel, Walter. Performer
Darcy, Emery. Performer
Engelman, Wilfred. Performer
Pechner, Gerhard. Performer
Oliviero, Lodovico, 1886-1948. Performer
Cehanovsky, George, 1892-1986. Performer
Garris, John. Performer
Dudley, John. Performer
D'Addozio, Tony. Performer
Beecham, Thomas, Sir, 1879-1961. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Truesdale, Joseph R., Mrs. Commentator
Downes, Olin, 1886-1955. Commentator
Lawrence, Robert, 1912- Commentator
Tennyson, Jean. Performer
Spaeth, Sigmund, 1885-1965. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera column of the air (Radio program)
Opera victory rally (Radio program)
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 32742
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