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The bartered bride opera in 3 acts

Title
The bartered bride [sound recording] : opera in 3 acts / Bedřich Smetana ; libretto by Karel Sabina ; [English translation by Madeleine Marshall and others].
Author
Smetana, Bedřich, 1824-1884.
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, [2003]

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AudioUse in library *LDC 32553 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
4 sound discs : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] May 8, 1937.
Uniform Title
  • Prodaná nevěsta. English
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Prodaná nevěsta.
Subject
Note
  • Durations: 41:44 (Announcements, synopses and intermission features) ; 2:09:04 (Opera).
  • Compact discs.
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Performer (note)
  • Hilda Burke (Marenka) ; Mario Chamlee (Jeník) ; George Rasely (Vasek) ; Louis D'Angelo (Kecal) ; Lucielle Browning (Ludmila) ; Wilfred Engelman (Krusina) ; Anna Kaskas (Háta) ; John Gurney (Tobias) ; Norman Cordon (Circus barker) ; Natalie Bodanya (Esmeralda) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Wilfrid Pelletier, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, May 8, 1937.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in English.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Act 1 -- CD 2. Act 2 -- CD 3. Act 3 ; Closing remarks (Cross) -- CD 4. First intermission feature (Lee Pattison discusses the spring season of the Metropolitan Opera) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Cross) ; Second intermission feature (John Tasker Howard discusses the background of The Bartered Bride) ; Synopsis of Act 3 (Cross41
Call Number
*LDC 32553
Author
Smetana, Bedřich, 1824-1884.
Title
The bartered bride [sound recording] : opera in 3 acts / Bedřich Smetana ; libretto by Karel Sabina ; [English translation by Madeleine Marshall and others].
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, [2003]
Series
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] May 8, 1937.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] May 8, 1937.
Cast
Hilda Burke (Marenka) ; Mario Chamlee (Jeník) ; George Rasely (Vasek) ; Louis D'Angelo (Kecal) ; Lucielle Browning (Ludmila) ; Wilfred Engelman (Krusina) ; Anna Kaskas (Háta) ; John Gurney (Tobias) ; Norman Cordon (Circus barker) ; Natalie Bodanya (Esmeralda) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Wilfrid Pelletier, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, May 8, 1937.
Language
Sung in English.
Added Author
Sabina, Karel, 1813-1877. Librettist
Marshall, Madeleine. rl.
Burke, Hilda. Performer
Chamlee, Mario, 1892-1966. Performer
Rasely, George. Performer
D'Angelo, Louis, 1888-1958. Performer
Browning, Lucielle. Performer
Engelman, Wilfred. Performer
Kaskas, Anna. Performer
Gurney, John, 1902-1997. Performer
Cordon, Norman. Performer
Bodanya, Natalie. Performer
Pelletier, Wilfrid, 1896-1982. Conductor
Pattison, Lee. Commentator
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Howard, John Tasker, 1890-1964. Commentator
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 32553
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