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Andrea Chénier : [sound recording] : opera in four acts

Title
Andrea Chénier : radio broadcast, 1977-03-26 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Umberto Giordano ; libretto by Luigi Illica.
Author
Giordano, Umberto, 1867-1948.

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AudioUse in library *LTCM 820Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
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Description
3 sound cassettes : analog, stereo., Dolby-B processsed.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 26, 1977
Uniform Title
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Subject
Note
  • Title from house program.
  • Production notes and official cast list (6 p.) on file.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast frrom the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, March 26, 1977.
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian.
Contents
side 1. Introduction and synopsis of Act 1 (Peter Allen) ; Opera news on the air (John Culshaw and reflections on Andrea Chénier) ; synopsis of Act 2 (Allen) ; Texaco's opera quiz (Edward Downes questions John Ardoin, Ivan Davis, William Livingstone, and William Weaver) -- side 2. Texaco's opera quiz (continued) ; synopsis of Act 3 (Allen) ; Musical chairs (Edward Downes, moderator, with Alberta Masiello, Paul Hume, and Richard Woitach) ; synopsis of Act 4 (Allen) -- side 3. Act 1 -- side 4. Act 2 -- side 5. Act 3 -- side 6. Act 4 ; Closing remarks (Allen).
Call Number
*LTCM 820
Author
Giordano, Umberto, 1867-1948.
Title
Andrea Chénier : radio broadcast, 1977-03-26 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Umberto Giordano ; libretto by Luigi Illica.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 26, 1977
Performer
Placido Domingo (Andrea Chénier) ; Martina Arroyo (Maddalena) ; Shirley Love (Countess di Coigny) ; Jean Kraft (La Bersi) ; Lili Chookasian (Madelon) ; Glen Bater (The Major-domo) ; Cornell MacNeil (Carlo Gérard) ; Gene Boucher (Fléville) ; Paul Franke (The Abbé) ; Fernando Corena (Mathieu) ; Andrea Velis (Incredible) ; Allan Monk (Roucher) ; Russell Christopher (Dumas) ; Richard Best (Fouquier-Tinville) ; Philip Booth (Schmidt) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; James Levine, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live broadcast frrom the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, March 26, 1977.
Original Version
Cassette tape service copy re-recorded at NYPL in 1982, from borrowed masters (3 sound tape reels : 7 1/2 ips., 2 track, stereo. ; 10 in.) lent by the Metropolitan Opera.
Language
Sung in Italian.
Added Author
Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919. Librettist
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- Performer
Arroyo, Martina. Performer
Love, Shirley. Performer
Kraft, Jean. Performer
Chookasian, Lili. Performer
Bater, Glenn. Performer
MacNeil, Cornell, 1922- Performer
Boucher, Gene. Performer
Franke, Paul, 1917-2011. Performer
Corena, Fernando. Performer
Velis, Andrea, 1932-1994. Performer
Monk, Allan. Performer
Christopher, Russell. Performer
Best, Richard, 1935- Performer
Booth, Philip, 1942- Performer
Levine, James, 1943-2021. Conductor
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Culshaw, John. Commentator
Downes, Edward, 1911- Commentator
Ardoin, John. Commentator
Davis, Ivan. Commentator
Livingstone, William. Commentator
Weaver, William, 1923-2013, commentator.
Masiello, Alberta. Commentator
Hume, Paul, 1915- Commentator
Woitach, 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 820 Notes on file.
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