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Manon opera in five acts

Title
Manon [sound recording] : opera in five acts / Jules Massenet ; libretto by Henri Meilhac and Philippe Gille, after the novel by the abbé Prévost.
Author
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912.
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, [2002]

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AudioUse in library *LDC 32704 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
4 sound discs : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 16, 1943.
Uniform Title
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Subject
Note
  • Subtitle from house program.
  • Durations: 20:08 (announcements and synopses) ; 2:47:18 (opera).
  • Compact discs.
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Performer (note)
  • Bidú Sayão (Manon) ; Charles Kullman (Des Grieux) ; John Brownlee (Lescaut) ; Nicola Moscona (Count Des Grieux) ; Frances Greer (Poussette) ; Maxine Stellman (Javotte) ; Lucielle Browning (Rosette) ; Alessio De Paolis (Guillot) ; George Cehanovsky (Brétigny) ; John Dudley (First guard) ; Wilfred Engelman (Second guard) ; May Savage (Maid) ; Thomas Beecham, conductor.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 16, 1943.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in French.
Contents
CD 1. Opening remarks and synopsis of Act 1 (in Spanish) ; Act 1 -- CD 2. Synopsis of Act 2 (in Spanish) ; Act 2 -- CD 3. Synopsis of Act 3 (in Spanish) ; Act 3 -- CD 4. Synopsis of Act 4 (in Spanish) ; Act 4 ; Synopsis of Act 5 (in Spanish) ; Act 5.
Call Number
*LDC 32704
Author
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912.
Title
Manon [sound recording] : opera in five acts / Jules Massenet ; libretto by Henri Meilhac and Philippe Gille, after the novel by the abbé Prévost.
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, [2002]
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 16, 1943.
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 16, 1943.
Cast
Bidú Sayão (Manon) ; Charles Kullman (Des Grieux) ; John Brownlee (Lescaut) ; Nicola Moscona (Count Des Grieux) ; Frances Greer (Poussette) ; Maxine Stellman (Javotte) ; Lucielle Browning (Rosette) ; Alessio De Paolis (Guillot) ; George Cehanovsky (Brétigny) ; John Dudley (First guard) ; Wilfred Engelman (Second guard) ; May Savage (Maid) ; Thomas Beecham, conductor.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 7 (Jan. 11, 1943).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 16, 1943.
Language
Sung in French.
Added Author
Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897. Librettist
Gille, Philippe, 1831-1901. Librettist
Prévost, abbé, 1697-1763. Manon Lescaut.
Sayão, Bidú. Performer
Kullman, Charles, 1903-1983. Performer
Brownlee, John, 1901-1969. Performer
Moscona, Nicola. Performer
Greer, Frances, 1917- Performer
Stellman, Maxine. Performer
Browning, Lucielle. Performer
De Paolis, Alessio. Performer
Cehanovsky, George, 1892-1986. Performer
Dudley, John. Performer
Engelman, Wilfred. Performer
Savage, May. Performer
Beecham, Thomas, Sir, 1879-1961. Conductor
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 32704
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