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Der Rosenkavalier [incomplete] comedy for music in three acts

Title
Der Rosenkavalier [incomplete] [sound recording] : comedy for music in three acts / Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal.
Author
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949.
Publication
Dec. 3, 1949.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 32494 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
3 sound discs : analog, mono.; 4 3/4 in..
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] Dec. 3, 1949
Uniform Title
  • Rosenkavalier. Selections
  • Opera news on the air (Radio program)
  • Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Rosenkavalier.
Subject
Note
  • Sung in German.
  • Title from house program ; series title from Opera news.
  • Second act was not included in this recording.
  • Compact disc.
  • Durations: 1:00:47 (synopses and features) ; 2:11:58 (opera).
  • House program available from Music Division.
Event (note)
  • Originally broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 3, 1949.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera.
Contents
CD 1. Act 1 -- CD 2. Act 3 -- CD 3. Opening announcements ; Synopsis of Act 1 ; Intermission features: Opera News on the Air (Boris Goldovski speaks with Anna Case and Erich Leinsdorf about Richard Strauss' career and works) ; Synopsis of Act 2 ; Opera Quiz (Deems Taylor quizzes Sigmund Spaeth, Robert Bagar, and Walter Ducloux) ; Synopsis of Act 3 ; Closing announcements.
Call Number
*LDC 32494
OCLC
123438330
Author
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949.
Title
Der Rosenkavalier [incomplete] [sound recording] : comedy for music in three acts / Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal.
Imprint
Dec. 3, 1949.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast ; [broadcast of] Dec. 3, 1949
Performer
Risë Stevens (Octavian) ; Eleanor Steber (Princess von Werdenberg) ; Emanuel List (Baron Ochs) ; Erna Berger (Sophie) ; Hugh Thompson (Faninal) ; Martha Lipton (Annina) ; Peter Klein (Valzacchi) ; Giuseppe Di Stefano (Italian Singer) ; Thelma Votipka (Marianne) ; Peggy Smithers (Mahomet) ; Emery Darcy (Princess' Major-domo) ; Paula Lenchner, Maxine Stellman, Thelma Altman (Orphans) ; Lois Hunt (Milliner) ; Leslie Chabay (Animal Vendor, Innkeeper) ; Matthew Vittucci (Hairdresser) ; Gerhard Pechner (Notary) ; Ludwig Burgstaller (Leopold) ; Paul Franke (Faninal's Major-domo) ; Lorenzo Alvary (Police Commissioner) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Fritz Reiner, Conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer.
Event
Originally broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Dec. 3, 1949.
Source
Gift; Metropolitan Opera.
Added Author
Stevens, Risë, 1913- Performer
Steber, Eleanor. Performer
List, Emanuel. Performer
Berger, Erna, 1900-1990. Performer
Thompson, Hugh, 1915-2006. Performer
Lipton, Martha. Performer
Klein, Peter, 1907-1992. Performer
Di Stefano, Giuseppe, 1921-2008 Performer
Votipka, Thelma. Performer
Smithers, Peggy. Performer
Darcy, Emery. Performer
Lenchner, Paula. Performer
Stellman, Maxine. Performer
Altman, Thelma. Performer
Hunt, Lois, 1925- Performer
Chabay, Leslie, 1907- Performer
Vittucci, Matthew. Performer
Pechner, Gerhard. Performer
Burgstaller, Ludwig. Performer
Franke, Paul, 1917-2011. Performer
Alvary, Lorenzo, 1909- Performer
Cross, Milton, 1897-1975. Commentator
Reiner, Fritz, 1888-1963. Conductor
Goldovsky, Boris. Commentator
Case, Anna, 1888-1984. Commentator
Leinsdorf, Erich, 1912-1993. Commentator
Taylor, Deems, 1885-1966. Commentator
Spaeth, Sigmund, 1885-1965. Commentator
Bagar, Robert C. Commentator
Ducloux, Walter. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Opera news on the air (Radio program)
Texaco's opera quiz (Radio program)
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Gift of the Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 32494
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