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Il barbiere di Siviglia : [sound recording] : opera in three acts

Title
Il barbiere di Siviglia : radio broadcast, 1974-03-02 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / Gioacchino Rossini ; libretto by Cesare Sterbini, after the play by Beaumarchais.
Author
Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868.
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c1974.

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AudioUse in libraryCheck with staff*LDC 32139 [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
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of ] Mar. 2, 1974
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of ] Mar. 2, 1974.
Uniform Title
  • Barbiere di Siviglia
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Singers' roundtable (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Barbiere di Siviglia
Subjects
Note
  • Compact discs.
  • Durations: 2:16:46 (opera) ; 1:05:47 (synopses and features).
  • House program on file in Music Division.
  • Production notes and official cast list filed under classmark: *LTCM 779.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 2, 1974.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Milton Cross) (6:36) ; Act 1 (39:39) -- CD 2. Act 2 (52:07) -- CD 3. Act 3 (45:00) ; Closing remarks (Cross) (8:29) -- CD 4. Singer's roundtable: Paul Hume, host, with Birgit Nilsson, Mignon Dunn, James McCracken, and Sherrill Milnes (21:14) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Cross) (5:22) ; Schuyler Chapin speaks with NEA chairman Nancy Hanks about a grant awarded to the Met from the National Endowment for the Arts by the National Council on the Arts (17:08) ; Synopsis of Act 3 (Cross) (6:58).
Call Number
*LDC 32139
Author
Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868.
Title
Il barbiere di Siviglia : radio broadcast, 1974-03-02 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / Gioacchino Rossini ; libretto by Cesare Sterbini, after the play by Beaumarchais.
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c1974.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of ] Mar. 2, 1974
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of ] Mar. 2, 1974.
Performer
William Walker (Figaro) ; Rosalind Elias (Rosina) ; Leo Goeke (Count Almaviva) ; Fernando Corena (Dr. Bartolo) ; Giorgio Tozzi (Don Basilio) ; Shirley Love (Berta) ; David Holloway (Fiorello) ; Peter Sliker (Ambrogio) ; Charles Anthony (sergeant) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; John Pritchard, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar. 2, 1974.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 38, no. 17 (Mar. 2, 1974).
Language
Sung in Italian.
Added Author
Sterbini, Cesare, 1783-1851. Librettist
Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. Barbier di Séville.
Walker, William, 1931- Performer
Elias, Rosalind. Performer
Goeke, Leo. Performer
Corena, Fernando. Performer
Tozzi, Giorgio. Performer
Love, Shirley. Performer
Holloway, David, 1942- Performer
Sliker, Peter. Performer
Anthony, Charles, 1929-2012. Performer
Pritchard, John, Sir, 1918-1989. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Hume, Paul, 1915- Commentator
Nilsson, Birgit. Commentator
Dunn, Mignon. Commentator
McCracken, James, 1926- Commentator
Milnes, Sherrill. Commentator
Chapin, Schuyler. Interviewer
Hanks, Nancy, 1927-1983. Interviewee
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Added Title
Singers' roundtable (Radio program)
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 32139
*LTCM 779
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