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Turandot [sound recording] : opera in three acts

Title
Turandot [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni, based on the play by Carlo Gozzi ; last duet and finale completed by Franco Alfano.
Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Publication
[New York, N.Y.] : Metropolitan Opera, c1974.

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AudioUse in libraryCheck with staff*LDC 32131 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in libraryPreservation*LTCM 787 [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] April 27, 1974
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] April 27, 1974.
Uniform Title
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Subject
Note
  • Subtitle from house program.
  • First intermission feature, Opera news on the air, is incomplete.
  • Compact discs.
  • Production notes and official cast list (5 p.) on file in the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound under classmark *LTCM 787.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera News,
Performer (note)
  • Elinor Ross (Turandot) ; Edda Moser (Liù) ; Franco Corelli (Calàf) ; John Macurdy (Timur) ; Robert Schmorr (Emperor Altoum) ; Robert Goodloe (Ping) ; Andrea Velis (Pang) ; Charles Anthony (Pong) ; David Holloway (Mandarin) ; Jacques Cesbron (Prince of Persia) ; Ivan Allen, Jack Hertzog, Marc Verzatt (Servant) ; Edilio Ferraro, Jeremy Ives, Donald Mahler (Executioner) ; Gabor Ötvös, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast of the Metropolitan Opera on tour from the John B. Heinz Auditorium, Boston, April 27, 1974.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian.
Contents
CD 1. Opening remarks and synopsis of Act 1 (Milton Cross) (6:46) ; Act 1 (32:08) ; First Intermission ; Opera News on the air (William Weaver talks about Puccini's musical realism) (12:59) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (15:07) -- CD 2. Act 2 (41:39) ; Second intermission ; Schuyler G. Chapin delivers the season farewell message (21:32) -- CD 3. Synopsis of Act 3 (3:42) ; Act 3 (34:41) ; Closing remarks.
Call Number
*LDC 32131
Author
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Title
Turandot [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni, based on the play by Carlo Gozzi ; last duet and finale completed by Franco Alfano.
Imprint
[New York, N.Y.] : Metropolitan Opera, c1974.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] April 27, 1974
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] April 27, 1974.
Cast
Elinor Ross (Turandot) ; Edda Moser (Liù) ; Franco Corelli (Calàf) ; John Macurdy (Timur) ; Robert Schmorr (Emperor Altoum) ; Robert Goodloe (Ping) ; Andrea Velis (Pang) ; Charles Anthony (Pong) ; David Holloway (Mandarin) ; Jacques Cesbron (Prince of Persia) ; Ivan Allen, Jack Hertzog, Marc Verzatt (Servant) ; Edilio Ferraro, Jeremy Ives, Donald Mahler (Executioner) ; Gabor Ötvös, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast of the Metropolitan Opera on tour from the John B. Heinz Auditorium, Boston, April 27, 1974.
Indexed In:
Opera News, v. 38, no. 24 (Apr. 20-27)
Language
Sung in Italian.
Added Author
Alfano, Franco, 1875-1954. Composer
Adami, Giuseppe, 1878-1946. Librettist
Simoni, Renato, 1875-1952. Librettist
Gozzi, Carlo, 1720-1806. Turandot.
Ross, Elinor, 1926-2020. Performer
Moser, Edda. Performer
Corelli, Franco. Performer
Macurdy, John. Performer
Schmorr, Robert. Performer
Goodloe, Robert. Performer
Velis, Andrea, 1932-1994. Performer
Anthony, Charles, 1929-2012. Performer
Holloway, David, 1942- Performer
Cesbron, Jacques, dancer.
Allen, Ivan, singer
Hertzog, Jack, dancer.
Verzatt, Marc, dancer.
Ferraro, Edilio, dancer.
Ives, Jeremy, dancer.
Mahler, Donald, dancer.
Ötvös, Gabor. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Weaver, William, 1923-2013, commentator.
Chapin, Schuyler. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 32131
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