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Samson et Dalila opera in three acts

Title
Samson et Dalila [sound recording] : opera in three acts / Camille Saint-Saëns ; libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire.
Author
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 32995 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
3 sound discs : digital, mono.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] Dec. 13, 1941
  • Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] Dec. 13, 1941.
Uniform Title
  • Samson et Dalila
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Samson et Dalila
Subjects
Note
  • Compact discs.
  • Duration: 2:06:15 (opera); (recording does not include intermission features of synopses)
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 13, 1941.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in French.
Contents
CD 1. Act 1 -- CD 2. Act 2 -- CD 3. Act 3.
Call Number
*LDC 32995
Author
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921.
Title
Samson et Dalila [sound recording] : opera in three acts / Camille Saint-Saëns ; libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire.
Playing Time
020243
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] Dec. 13, 1941
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] Dec. 13, 1941.
Performer
René Maison (Samson) ; Risë Stevens (Dalila) ; Leonard Warren (High Priest) ; Norman Cordon (Abimelech) ; Nicola Moscona (old hebrew) ; John Dudley (first Philistine) ; Arthur Kent (second Philistine) ; Emery Darcy (Philistine messenger) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Wilfrid Pelletier, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 13, 1941.
Language
Sung in French.
Source
Gift; Metropolitan Opera; May, 2003.
Added Author
Lemaire, Ferdinand. Librettist
Maison, René, 1895-1962. Performer
Stevens, Risë, 1913- Performer
Warren, Leonard, 1911-1960. Performer
Cordon, Norman. Performer
Moscona, Nicola. Performer
Dudley, John. Performer
Kent, Arthur, 1906-1980. Performer
Darcy, Emery. Performer
Pelletier, Wilfrid, 1896-1982. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Added Title
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 32995
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