Research Catalog

The Telephone Hour

Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-05-06 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Publication
1940.

Available Online

NYPL Digital Collections

Details

Additional Authors
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750.
  • Melton, James, 1904-1961
  • White, Francia, 1908-1984
  • Voorhees, Donald
  • Anderson, Warner, 1911-1976
  • Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875.
  • Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893.
  • Wolfe, Jacques, 1896-1973.
  • Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899.
  • Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945.
  • Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra, performer.
  • Bell Telephone Hour Chorus, performer.
  • National Broadcasting Company.
Found In
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Description
2 streaming audio files (approximately 28 min.) : digital, mono.
Uniform Title
  • Ar hyd y nos; arranged.
  • Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Alternative Title
  • Bell Telephone Hour
  • Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Subject
  • Suites (Orchestra) > Excerpts
  • Orchestral music, Arranged
  • Sacred songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Ave Maria (Music)
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • African Americans > Music
  • Orchestral music
  • Waltzes
  • Musicals > Excerpts
  • Radio programs, Musical
  • Radio advertising
Genre/Form
Radio programs.
Note
  • Title and credits from audition; date from finding aid.
  • Streaming files transferred from original audio discs.
  • Matrix nos: BB21378-B2 (disc 1); BB21390C1 (disc 2).
  • "AT&T, Program 2, part 1; and AT&T, Program 2, part 2"-- On run-out of discs 1 and 2 respectively.
Access (note)
  • Access to original items restricted. Patrons can access streaming audio only on site aat the Library for Performing Arts Research Center.
Language (note)
  • Sung in Latin and English.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Contents
1st link: Opening announcement ; Farandole from L'Arlésienne suite / Bizet (Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Ave Maria / adapted from Prelude No. 1 in C major of J.S. Bach by Gounod (White ; Chorus ; Orchestra) ; All through the night (Welsh song) / arranged by Voorhees for orchestra -- 2nd link: Who's gonna mourn for me / by Jacques Wolfe (Melton, orchestra) ; An episode from the biography of Johann Strauss II ; Tales from the Vienna Woods (orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Touch of your hand / music by Kern (Melton, White, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Call Number
*LK-16 793
OCLC
936337869
Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-05-06 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Imprint
1940.
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Playing Time
001312 001432
Type of Content
performed music
Type of Medium
audio
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor ; Francia White, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor.
Event
Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1940 May 6.
Access
Access to original items restricted. Patrons can access streaming audio only on site aat the Library for Performing Arts Research Center.
Language
Sung in Latin and English.
Linking Entry
Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Connect to:
NYPL Digital Collections
Added Author
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750.
Melton, James, 1904-1961, performer.
White, Francia, 1908-1984, performer.
Voorhees, Donald, conductor.
Anderson, Warner, 1911-1976, host.
Container of (work): Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875. Arlésienne. Farandole.
Container of (work): Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Ave Maria (Vocal version)
Container of (work): Wolfe, Jacques, 1896-1973. Who's gonna mourn for me.
Container of (work): Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899. G'schichten aus dem Wienerwald.
Container of (work): Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945. Roberta. Touch of your hand.
Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra, performer.
Bell Telephone Hour Chorus, performer.
National Broadcasting Company.
Added Title
Container of (expression): Ar hyd y nos; arranged.
Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Found In:
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Research Call Number
*LK-16 793
*LK-16 797
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