Research Catalog

The Telephone Hour

Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-11-25 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Publication
1940.

Available Online

NYPL Digital Collections

Details

Additional Authors
  • Melton, James, 1904-1961
  • White, Francia, 1908-1984
  • Voorhees, Donald
  • Kreisler, Fritz, 1875-1962
  • Teschemacher, Edward, 1876-1940
  • Anderson, Warner, 1911-1976
  • Malotte, Albert Hay, 1895-1964.
  • Drigo, Riccardo, 1846-1930.
  • Heuberger, Richard, 1850-1914.
  • Chabrier, Emmanuel, 1841-1894.
  • Hardelot, Guy d', 1858-1936.
  • MacDowell, Edward, 1860-1908.
  • Valerius, Adriaan, -1625.
  • 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 30 min.) : digital, mono.
Uniform Title
Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Alternative Title
  • Bell Telephone Hour
  • Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Subject
  • Sacred songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Lord's prayer (Music)
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Ballets > Excerpts
  • Orchestral music
  • Musicals > Excerpts
  • Rhapsodies (Music) > Excerpts
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • Thanksgiving Day > Songs and music
  • 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: BB24796 C1 (Disc 1), BB24797 B2 (Disc 2).
  • "Telephone Hour, Prog 31, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 31, part 2"-- On run-out of discs 1 and 2.
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.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Contents
Link 1: Opening announcement ; Lord's prayer / music by Malotte (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Serenade / music by Drigo (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Midnight bells from operetta The opera ball / music by Heuberger ; rearranged by Fritz Kreisler (White, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement -- Link 2: España (shortened by 3 min.) / music by Chabrier (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Because / music by d'Hardelot ; lyrics by Teschemacher (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; To a wild rose (originally for piano) / music by MacDowell (chorus, orchestra) ; Bell telephone ad ; Announcement ; The prayer of Thanksgiving (We gather together) / original music by Valerius ; English lyrics by Theodore Baker (Melton, White, chorus, orchestra) ; Closing announcement
Call Number
*LK-16 843-844
OCLC
940505548
Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-11-25 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Production
1940.
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Playing Time
001433 001443
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 25.
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.
Linking Entry
Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Connect to:
NYPL Digital Collections
Added Author
Melton, James, 1904-1961, performer.
White, Francia, 1908-1984, performer.
Voorhees, Donald, conductor.
Voorhees, Donald, arranger of music.
Kreisler, Fritz, 1875-1962, arranger of music.
Teschemacher, Edward, 1876-1940, lyricist.
Anderson, Warner, 1911-1976, host.
Container of (work): Malotte, Albert Hay, 1895-1964. Lord's prayer.
Container of (work): Drigo, Riccardo, 1846-1930. Millions d'Arlequin. Sérénade.
Container of (expression): Heuberger, Richard, 1850-1914. Opernball. Im chambre séparée. English.
Container of (work): Chabrier, Emmanuel, 1841-1894. España. Selections.
Container of (work): Hardelot, Guy d', 1858-1936. Because.
Container of (expression): MacDowell, Edward, 1860-1908. Woodland sketches. To a wild rose; arranged.
Container of (expression): Valerius, Adriaan, -1625. Neder-Landtsche gedenck-clanck. Hey wilder dan wild; English.
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-16 843-844
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