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Un ballo in maschera : [sound recording] : opera in three acts

Title
Un ballo in maschera : radio broadcast, 1975-12-06 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Antonio Somma.
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.

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Description
on 7 sides of 4 sound cassettes : analog, stereo., Dolby-B processed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Dec. 6, 1975
Uniform Title
  • Ballo in maschera
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Ballo in maschera
Subject
Note
  • Title from house program.
  • Production notes and official cast list (7 p.) on file.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, December 6, 1975.
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Peter Allen) ; Opera news on the air (Executive Director Anthony A. Bliss welcomes the radio audience) ; synopsis of Act 2 (Allen) -- side 2. Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes questions John Coveney, Paul Hume, and Richard Mohr) ; synopsis of Act 3 (Allen) -- side 3. Act 1, part 1 -- side 4. Act 1, part 2 -- side 5. Act 2, part 1 -- side 6. Act 2, part 2 -- side 7. Act 3 ; Closing remarks (Allen).
Call Number
*LTCM 793
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Title
Un ballo in maschera : radio broadcast, 1975-12-06 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Antonio Somma.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Dec. 6, 1975
Performer
Raymond Michalski (Count De Horn) ; Philip Booth (Count Warting) ; Roberta Peters (Oscar) ; Barry Morell (King Gustav III) ; Robert Merrill (Captain Anckarström) ; Nico Castel (The chief justice) ; Maureen Forrester (Ulrica) ; Robert Goodloe (Christiano) ; Robert Schmorr (Amelia's servant) ; Elinor Ross (Amelia) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Henry Lewis, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, December 6, 1975.
Original Version
Cassette tape service copy re-recorded at NYPL in 1982, from borrowed masters (4 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips., 2 track, stereo. ; 10 in.) lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Language
Sung in Italian.
Added Author
Somma, Antonio, 1809-1864. Librettist
Michalski, Raymond. Performer
Booth, Philip, 1942- Performer
Peters, Roberta, 1930-2017. Performer
Morell, Barry. Performer
Merrill, Robert, 1917-2004 Performer
Castel, Nico. Performer
Forrester, Maureen. Performer
Goodloe, Robert. Performer
Schmorr, Robert. Performer
Ross, Elinor, 1926-2020. Performer
Lewis, Henry. Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Bliss, Anthony A., 1913-1991. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Coveney, John. Commentator
Hume, Paul, 1915- Commentator
Mohr, Richard. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LTCM 793 Notes on file.
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