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Rigoletto [sound recording] : opera in four acts

Title
Rigoletto [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by F.M. Piave.
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c1973.

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AudioUse in libraryPreservation*LTCM 770 [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] December 22, 1973
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] December 22, 1973.
Uniform Title
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Rigoletto
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Rigoletto
Subject
Note
  • Sung in Italian.
  • Compact discs.
  • Durations: 2:04:30 (opera) ; 1:22:58 (synopses and features).
  • House program on file in Music Division.
  • Production notes and official cast list filed under classmark: *LTCM 770.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 22, 1973.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Milton Cross) ; Act 1 ; Act 2 -- CD 2. Act 3 ; Act 4 ; Post-curtain: Huguette Tourangeau talks about the National Council Regional Auditions ; Closing remarks (Cross) -- CD 3. Opera news on the air (Schuyler G. Chapin discusses "the Met's past, present, and is there a future?" and reads a letter from Mrs. August Belmont) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Cross) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes questions John Coveney, Terry McEwen, and Richard Mohr) ; Synopsis of Act 3 (Cross) ; Metropolitan Opera Madrigal Singers (Paul Hume, host, with Shirley Love, Christine Weidinger, Richard Best, Gene Boucher, Nico Castel, and Robert Schmorr) ; Synopsis of Act 4 (Cross).
Call Number
*LDC 32149
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Title
Rigoletto [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by F.M. Piave.
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c1973.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] December 22, 1973
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] December 22, 1973.
Performer
Enrico Di Giuseppe (Duke of Mantua) ; Matteo Manuguerra (Rigoletto) ; Colette Boky (Gilda) ; Ezio Flagello (Sparafucile) ; Joann Grillo (Maddalena) ; Carlotta Ordassy (Giovanna) ; Douglas Ahlstedt (Borsa) ; Betsy Norden (Countess Ceprano) ; Richard Best (Count Ceprano) ; Clifford Harvuot (Marullo) ; James Morris (Monterone) ; Shinja Kwak (page) ; Domenico Simeone (Chief Guard) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Serge Baudo, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 22, 1973.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 38, no. 8 (Dec. 22, 1973).
Added Author
Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876. Librettist
Boky, Colette. Performer
Grillo, Joann. Performer
Di Giuseppe, Enrico, 1938- Performer
Manuguerra, Matteo. Performer
Flagello, Ezio. Performer
Ordassy, Carlotta. Performer
Ahlstedt, Douglas. Performer
Norden, Betsy. Performer
Best, Richard, 1935- Performer
Harvuot, Clifford, 1912-1990. Performer
Morris, James, 1947- Performer
Kwak, Shinja. Performer
Simeone, Domenico. Performer
Baudo, Serge, 1927- Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Chapin, Schuyler. Commentator
Coveney, John. Commentator
McEwen, Terry. Commentator
Mohr, Richard. Commentator
Love, Shirley. Performer
Weidinger, Christine. Performer
Boucher, Gene. Performer
Castel, Nico. Performer
Schmorr, Robert. Performer
Hume, Paul, 1915- Commentator
Tourangeau, Huguette. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Added Title
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
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 32149
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