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L'Elisir d'amore opera in two acts

Title
L'Elisir d'amore [sound recording] : opera in two acts / music by Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by Felice Romani.
Author
Donizetti, Gaetano, 1797-1848.
Publication
[New York, N.Y.] : Metropolitan Opera, c1974.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 32134 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LTCM 784 [Cassette]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LTCM 784 [Notes]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
3 sound discs : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Apr. 6, 1974
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Apr. 6, 1974.
Uniform Title
  • Elisir d'amore
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Elisir d'amore
Subject
Note
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Durations: 2:02:14 (opera) ; 0:39:42 (synopses and features).
  • Compact disc.
  • Production notes and official cast list (6 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound under classmark *LTCM 784.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, April 6, 1974.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Milton Cross) (8:11) ; Act 1 (1:06:13) -- CD 2. Act 2 (56:00) -- CD 3. Intermission features ; Opera News on the Air (Mrs. Wanda Toscanini Horowitz encourages purchase of the historic album of Le Nozzi di Figaro broadcast on Dec. 7, 1940) (5:00) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes, host, with Alberta Masiello, Jan Behr, David Stivender, and Richard Woitach) (20:00) ; Synopsis of act 2 (Cross) (6:31).
Call Number
*LDC 32134
Author
Donizetti, Gaetano, 1797-1848.
Title
L'Elisir d'amore [sound recording] : opera in two acts / music by Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by Felice Romani.
Imprint
[New York, N.Y.] : Metropolitan Opera, c1974.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Apr. 6, 1974
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Apr. 6, 1974.
Performer
Loretta Di Franco (Giannetta) ; Luciano Pavarotti (Nemorino) ; Judith Blegen (Adina) ; John Reardon (Sergeant Belcore) ; Ezio Flagello (Doctor Dulcamara) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Max Rudolf, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 38, no. 22 (Apr. 6, 1974).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, April 6, 1974.
Language
Sung in Italian.
Added Author
Romani, Felice, 1788-1865. Librettist
Blegen, Judith. Performer
Pavarotti, Luciano. Performer
Reardon, John, 1930-1988. Performer
Flagello, Ezio. Performer
Di Franco, Loretta. Performer
Rudolf, Max, 1902-1995. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Horowitz, Wanda Toscanini. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Masiello, Alberta. Commentator
Behr, Jan. Commentator
Stivender, David. Commentator
Woitach, Richard. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera news on the air (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 32134
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