Research Catalog

The Telephone Hour

Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-11-04 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Publication
1940.

Available Online

NYPL Digital Collections

Details

Additional Authors
  • Anderson, Warner, 1911-1976
  • Melton, James, 1904-1961
  • White, Francia, 1908-1984
  • Voorhees, Donald
  • Pepoli, Carlo, conte, 1796-1881
  • Barrie, Royden
  • Sarasate, Pablo de, 1844-1908.
  • Lehmann, Liza, 1862-1918.
  • Raff, Joachim, 1822-1882.
  • Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868.
  • Wood, Haydn, 1882-1959.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
  • Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra, performer.
  • Bell Telephone Hour Chorus, performer.
  • National Broadcasting Company.
Found In
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Description
3 streaming audio files (approximately 29 min.) : digital, mono.
Uniform Title
Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Alternative Title
  • Bell Telephone Hour
  • Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Subject
  • Omar Khayyam > Musical settings
  • Orchestral music, Arranged
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Song cycles > Excerpts
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • Operas > Excerpts
  • Radio programs, Musical
Genre/Form
  • Classical music radio programs.
  • Radio commercials.
Note
  • Title and date from original disc label; credits from audition.
  • Streaming files transferred from original audio discs.
  • Matrix nos: BB24588-C1 (Disc 1), BB24589-B2 (Disc 2), BB24590-C1 (Disc 3).
  • "Telephone Hour, Prog 28, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 28, part 2; Telephone Hour, Prog 28, part 3 "-- On run-out of discs 1, 2 and 3 respectively.
Access (note)
  • Access to original item restricted. Patrons can access streaming audio only on site at the Library for Performing Arts Research Center.
Language (note)
  • Sung in English and Italian.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Contents
Link 1: Opening announcement ; Introduction and tarantelle / music by Sarasate ; arr. for orchestra by Voorhees ; Announcement ; Ah, moon of my delight from the song cycle "In a Persian garden" / music by Lehmann ; words from the Rubāʻīyāt of Omar Khayyam (Melton, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad -- Link 2: Cavatina, op. 85 / music by Raff ; arr. for orchestra by Voorhees ; Announcement with commentary on Rossini ; La danza / music by Rossini ; words by Pepoli (White, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Brown bird singing / music by Wood ; words by Barrie (chorus, orchestra) -- Link 3: Announcement ; Love duet Un dì felice from opera Traviata / music by Verdi (Melton, White, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Call Number
*LK-16 836-838
OCLC
939008220
Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-11-04 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Production
1940.
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Playing Time
001220 001158 000506
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 November 4.
Access
Access to original item restricted. Patrons can access streaming audio only on site at the Library for Performing Arts Research Center.
Language
Sung in English and Italian.
Linking Entry
Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Connect to:
NYPL Digital Collections
Added Author
Anderson, Warner, 1911-1976, host.
Melton, James, 1904-1961, performer.
White, Francia, 1908-1984, performer.
Voorhees, Donald, conductor.
Voorhees, Donald, arranger of music.
Pepoli, Carlo, conte, 1796-1881, lyricist.
Barrie, Royden, lyricist.
Container of (expression): Sarasate, Pablo de, 1844-1908. Introduction et tarantelle, violin, piano, op. 43; arranged.
Container of (work): Lehmann, Liza, 1862-1918. In a Persian garden. Ah, moon of my delight.
Container of (expression): Raff, Joachim, 1822-1882. Morceaux, violin, piano, op. 85. Cavatina; arranged.
Container of (work): Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Soirées musicales. Danza.
Container of (work): Wood, Haydn, 1882-1959. Brown bird singing.
Container of (work): Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Traviata. Un dì felice, eterea.
Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra, performer.
Bell Telephone Hour Chorus, performer.
National Broadcasting Company.
Added Title
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-16 836-838
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