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La traviata opera in three acts

Title
La traviata [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, after Alexandre Dumas fils' La dame aux camélias.
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 32036 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Additional Authors
  • Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876.
  • Dumas, Alexandre, 1824-1895.
  • Moffo, Anna.
  • Reynolds, Anna.
  • Tucker, Richard, 1913-1975.
  • Merrill, Robert, 1917-2004
  • De Palma, Piero.
  • Calabrese, Franco.
  • Susca, Vito.
  • Ventriglia, Franco.
  • Poli, Liliani.
  • Zagonara, Adelio.
  • Liviabella, Sergio.
  • Previtali, Fernando.
  • Allen, Peter, 1920-2016.
  • Bliss, Anthony A., 1913-1991.
  • Taplin, Frank E.
  • McKinley, John K.
  • Downes, Edward, 1911-
  • Masiello, Alberta.
  • Jacobson, Robert M.
  • Mohr, Richard.
  • Teatro dell'opera (Rome, Italy)
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
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] Dec. 6, 1980.
Uniform Title
  • Traviata
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Traviata
Subject
Note
  • Subtitle from house program.
  • Compact discs.
Event (note)
  • Due to a labor dispute that disrupted the season, the RCA Victor recording (originally recorded in 1960) of this opera was broadcast. The intermission features were broadcast live, Dec. 6, 1980.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Peter Allen) ; Act 1 -- CD 2. Act 2 -- CD 3. Act 3 ; Closing remarks (Allen) -- CD 4. Opera news on the air (Anthony A. Bliss, Frank E. Taplin, and Texaco CEO John K. McKinley commemorate a new season of Texaco sponsorship) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (Allen) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes questions Alberta Masiello, Robert Jacobson, and Richard Mohr) ; Synopsis of Act 3 (Allen).
Call Number
*LDC 32036
OCLC
NYPG05-R10165
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Title
La traviata [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, after Alexandre Dumas fils' La dame aux camélias.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Dec. 6, 1980.
Performer
Anna Moffo (Violetta) ; Richard Tucker (Alfredo) ; Robert Merrill (Germont) ; Anna Reynolds (Flora) ; Piero De Palma (Gastone) ; Franco Calabrese (Douphol) ; Vito Susca (D'Obigny) ; Franco Ventriglia (Grenvil) ; Liliana Poli (Annina) ; Adelio Zagonara (Giuseppe) ; Sergio Liviabella (a gardener) ; Rome Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Fernando Previtali, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Event
Due to a labor dispute that disrupted the season, the RCA Victor recording (originally recorded in 1960) of this opera was broadcast. The intermission features were broadcast live, Dec. 6, 1980.
Language
Sung in Italian.
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Added Author
Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876. Librettist
Dumas, Alexandre, 1824-1895. Dame aux camélias.
Moffo, Anna. Performer
Reynolds, Anna. Performer
Tucker, Richard, 1913-1975. Performer
Merrill, Robert, 1917-2004 Performer
De Palma, Piero. Performer
Calabrese, Franco. Performer
Susca, Vito. Performer
Ventriglia, Franco. Performer
Poli, Liliani. Performer
Zagonara, Adelio. Performer
Liviabella, Sergio. Performer
Previtali, Fernando. Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Bliss, Anthony A., 1913-1991. Commentator
Taplin, Frank E. Commentator
McKinley, John K. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Masiello, Alberta. Commentator
Jacobson, Robert M. Commentator
Mohr, Richard. Commentator
Teatro dell'opera (Rome, Italy)
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Added Title
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Publisher No.
LSC 6154 RCA Victor
Research Call Number
*LDC 32036
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