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La forza del destino : opera in three acts

Title
La forza del destino : radio broadcast, 1943-01-23 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by F.M. Piave.
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Publication
Jan. 23, 1943.

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Additional Authors
  • Piave, Francese Maria, 1810-1876.
  • D'Angelo, Louis, 1888-1958.
  • Roman, Stella.
  • Tibbett, Lawrence, 1896-1960.
  • Jagel, Frederick.
  • Pinza, Ezio.
  • Baccaloni, Salvatore, 1900-1969.
  • Petina, Irra, 1907-
  • Votipka, Thelma.
  • Gurney, John, 1902-1997.
  • Alvary, Lorenzo, 1909-
  • De Paolis, Alessio.
  • Walter, Bruno, 1876-1962.
  • Cross, Milton, 1897-1975.
  • Downes, Olin, 1886-1955.
  • Lawrence, Robert.
  • Spaeth, Sigmund, 1885-1965.
  • Skinner, Cornelia Otis, 1901-1979.
  • Truesdale, Joseph R., Mrs.
  • Thomas, John Charles, 1891-1960.
  • Louden, Alexander, Dr.
  • Kindler, Hans, 1892-1949.
  • Barnouw, Adriaan Jacob, 1877-1968.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Description
4 sound discs : digital, mono.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] Jan. 23, 1943
Uniform Title
  • Forza del destino
  • Opera Forum Quiz (Radio program)
  • Opera Victory Rally (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Forza del destino
Subjects
Genre/Form
Live sound recordings.
Note
  • Subitle from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Compact discs.
  • Durations: 1:15:28 (synopses and features) ; 2:03:47 (opera).
  • House program available in Music Division.
Performer (note)
  • Louis D'Angelo (Marquis of Calatrava) ; Stella Roman (Leonora) ; Lawrence Tibbett (Don Carlo) ; Frederick Jagel (Don Alvaro) ; Ezio Pinza (Padre Guardiano) ; Salvatore Baccaloni (Fra Melitone) ; Irra Petina (Preziosilla) ; Thelma Votipka (Curra) ; John Gurney (Surgeon) ; Lorenzo Alvary (Mayor) ; Alessio De Paolis (Trabuco) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Bruno Walter, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Live Broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 23, 1943.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian ; announcements and synopses in Spanish ; intermission features in English.
Contents
CD 1. Opening announcements (in Spanish) ; Star Spangled Banner ; Synopsis, Act 1 (in Spanish) ; Act 1 (incomplete) -- CD 2. Synopsis Act 2 (in Spanish) ; Act 2 -- CD 3. Act 3 -- CD 4. Opera Forum Quiz (Olin Downes questions Sigmund Spaeth, Robert Lawrence and guest, Cornelia Otis Skinner) ; Opera Victory Rally (Mrs. Joseph R. Truesdale introduces John Charles Thomas, who speaks with Dr. Alexander Louden, ambassador from the Netherlands, Dr. Hans Kindler, founder and conductor of the National Symphony, and Dr. Adrian J. Barnouw, professor at Columbia University) ; Synopsis of Act 2 (in English) ; Closing announcements (Milton Cross)
Call Number
*LDC 32496
OCLC
76882031
Author
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Title
La forza del destino : radio broadcast, 1943-01-23 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by F.M. Piave.
Imprint
Jan. 23, 1943.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] Jan. 23, 1943
Cast
Louis D'Angelo (Marquis of Calatrava) ; Stella Roman (Leonora) ; Lawrence Tibbett (Don Carlo) ; Frederick Jagel (Don Alvaro) ; Ezio Pinza (Padre Guardiano) ; Salvatore Baccaloni (Fra Melitone) ; Irra Petina (Preziosilla) ; Thelma Votipka (Curra) ; John Gurney (Surgeon) ; Lorenzo Alvary (Mayor) ; Alessio De Paolis (Trabuco) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Bruno Walter, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event
Live Broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 23, 1943.
Language
Sung in Italian ; announcements and synopses in Spanish ; intermission features in English.
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Added Author
Piave, Francese Maria, 1810-1876. Librettist
D'Angelo, Louis, 1888-1958. Performer
Roman, Stella. Performer
Tibbett, Lawrence, 1896-1960. Performer
Jagel, Frederick. Performer
Pinza, Ezio. Performer
Baccaloni, Salvatore, 1900-1969. Performer
Petina, Irra, 1907- Performer
Votipka, Thelma. Performer
Gurney, John, 1902-1997. Performer
Alvary, Lorenzo, 1909- Performer
De Paolis, Alessio. Performer
Walter, Bruno, 1876-1962. Conductor
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Downes, Olin, 1886-1955. Commentator
Lawrence, Robert. Commentator
Spaeth, Sigmund, 1885-1965. Commentator
Skinner, Cornelia Otis, 1901-1979. Commentator
Truesdale, Joseph R., Mrs. Commentator
Thomas, John Charles, 1891-1960. Commentator
Louden, Alexander, Dr. Commentator
Kindler, Hans, 1892-1949. Commentator
Barnouw, Adriaan Jacob, 1877-1968. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera Forum Quiz (Radio program)
Opera Victory Rally (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 32496
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