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Les troyens [opera in five acts, performed in three parts]

Title
Les troyens [sound recording] : [opera in five acts, performed in three parts] / music and libretto by Hector Berlioz, after Virgil.
Author
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c1974.

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AudioUse in library *LTCM 781 [Notes]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
6 sound discs (in 2 containers) : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 16, 1974.
Uniform Title
  • Troyens
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Troyens
Subjects
Note
  • Subtitle from house program.
  • Compact discs.
  • Durations: 1:09:21 (announcements, synopses, and intermission features) ; 3:53:44 (opera).
  • Production notes and official cast list filed under classmark: *LTCM 781.
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Performer (note)
  • Shirley Verrett (Cassandra) ; Christa Ludwig (Dido) ; Jon Vickers (̓En̓ee) ; Kenneth Riegel (Iopas) ; Louis Quilico (Corèbe) ; John Macurdy (Narbal) ; Russell Christopher (A Trojan soldier) ; Jean Kraft (H̓ecube) ; William Lewis (H̓el̓enus) ; Felicia Montealegre (Andromaque) ; Douglas Grober (Astyanax) ; Judith Blegen (Ascagne) ; Richard T. Gill (Panth̓ee) ; Clifford Harvuot (Ghost of Hector) ; Mignon Dunn (Anna) ; Edmond Karlsrud (Mercure, Priam, & Ghost) ; Leo Goeke (Hylas) ; Andrij Dobriansky (First Trojan soldier) ; Richard Best (Second Trojan soldier) ; Maureen Smith (Polyxène) ; Lorraine Keane, Robert Goodloe (Ghosts) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Rafael Kubelik, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 16, 1974.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in French.
Contents
CD 1. Opening remarks and synopsis of Act 1 (Milton Cross) (7:08) ; Act 1, part 1 (65:59) -- CD 2. Act 1, part 2 (26:25) -- CD 3. Act 2, part 1 (40:06) -- CD 4. Act 2, part 2 (53:44) -- CD 5. Act 3 (43:10) ; Closing remarks (Cross) (2:20) -- CD 6. Intermission 1, Opera news on the air (Edward Downes, host, discusses Berlioz and Les Troyens with Robert Lawrence, Patrick J. Smith, and David Stivender; Louise Sherman, pianist) (28:00) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Cross) (10:20) ; Intermission 2, Opera news on the air (continued) (23:53) ; Synopsis of Act 3 (Cross) (4:23).
Call Number
*LDC 32137
Author
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.
Title
Les troyens [sound recording] : [opera in five acts, performed in three parts] / music and libretto by Hector Berlioz, after Virgil.
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c1974.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 16, 1974.
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 16, 1974.
Cast
Shirley Verrett (Cassandra) ; Christa Ludwig (Dido) ; Jon Vickers (̓En̓ee) ; Kenneth Riegel (Iopas) ; Louis Quilico (Corèbe) ; John Macurdy (Narbal) ; Russell Christopher (A Trojan soldier) ; Jean Kraft (H̓ecube) ; William Lewis (H̓el̓enus) ; Felicia Montealegre (Andromaque) ; Douglas Grober (Astyanax) ; Judith Blegen (Ascagne) ; Richard T. Gill (Panth̓ee) ; Clifford Harvuot (Ghost of Hector) ; Mignon Dunn (Anna) ; Edmond Karlsrud (Mercure, Priam, & Ghost) ; Leo Goeke (Hylas) ; Andrij Dobriansky (First Trojan soldier) ; Richard Best (Second Trojan soldier) ; Maureen Smith (Polyxène) ; Lorraine Keane, Robert Goodloe (Ghosts) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Rafael Kubelik, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 16, 1974.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 38, no. 19 (Mar. 1974).
Language
Sung in French.
Added Author
Virgil. Aeneis.
Verrett, Shirley. Performer
Ludwig, Christa. Performer
Vickers, Jon. Performer
Riegel, Kenneth. Performer
Quilico, Louis. Performer
Macurdy, John. Performer
Christopher, Russell. Performer
Kraft, Jean. Performer
Yuscarán, Guillermo. Performer
Bernstein, Felicia. Performer
Grober, Douglas. Performer
Blegen, Judith. Performer
Gill, Richard T. (Richard Thomas), 1927-2010. Performer
Harvuot, Clifford, 1912-1990. Performer
Dunn, Mignon. Performer
Karlsrud, Edmond. Performer
Goeke, Leo. Performer
Dobriansky, Andrij. Performer
Best, Richard, 1935- Performer
Smith, Maureen, singer
Keane, Lorraine. Performer
Goodloe, Robert. Performer
Kubelík, Rafael, 1914-1996. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Lawrence, Robert, 1912- Commentator
Smith, Patrick J., 1932- Commentator
Stivender, David. Commentator
Sherman, Louise. Performer
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 32137
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