Research Catalog

The Telephone Hour

Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1941-01-20 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Publication
1941.

Available Online

NYPL Digital Collections

Details

Additional Authors
  • Anderson, Warner, 1911-1976
  • Melton, James, 1904-1961
  • White, Francia, 1908-1984
  • Voorhees, Donald
  • Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919
  • Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906
  • Procter, Adelaide Anne, 1825-1864
  • Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868.
  • Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907.
  • Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
  • Glière, Reinhold Morit︠s︡evich, 1875-1956.
  • Sullivan, Arthur, 1842-1900.
  • Serradell, Narciso, 1843-1910.
  • 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 30 min.) : digital, mono.
Uniform Title
  • Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
  • Londonderry air.
Alternative Title
  • Bell Telephone Hour
  • Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Subject
  • Songs, Irish
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Suites (Orchestra) > Excerpts
  • Incidental music > Excerpts
  • Operas > Excerpts
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • Ballets > Excerpts
  • Swallows > Songs and music
  • Exiles > Songs and music
  • Popular music > Mexico
  • 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: BB25435 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB25437 C1 (Disc 1, side 2), BB25436 B2 (Disc 2).
  • "Telephone Hour, Prog 39, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 39, part 3; Telephone Hour, Prog 39, part 2 "-- On run-out of discs sides 1 and 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, Italian and Spanish.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Contents
Link 1: Opening announcement ; Low-back'd car / music by S. Lover (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Anitra's Dance, from Peer Gynt (announced as "Pagan suite") / music by Grieg (orchestra) ; Announcement -- Link 2: Mi chiamano Mimì, from opera La Bohème / music by Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa (White, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Londonderry air with lyrics "April's one" (chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Commentary on composer Glière by Voorhees -- Link 3: Sailor's dance, from ballet "The red poppy" / music by Glière ; Announcement ; The lost chord (originally for voice and piano) / music by Sullivan ; lyrics by Procter (Melton, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; The Swallow (Golondrina, Mexican "Home sweet home") ; Closing announcement.
Call Number
*LK-16 858
OCLC
941283109
Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1941-01-20 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Production
1941.
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Playing Time
000723 000902 001254
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, commentator and conductor.
Event
Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 January 20.
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, Italian and Spanish.
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, commentator.
Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919, librettist.
Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906, librettist.
Procter, Adelaide Anne, 1825-1864, lyricist.
Container of (work): Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868. Low back'd car.
Container of (work): Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907. Peer Gynt. Anitras dans.
Container of (work): Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème. Sì, mi chiamano Mimì.
Container of (work): Glière, Reinhold Morit︠s︡evich, 1875-1956. Krasnyĭ mak. Tanet︠s︡ sovetskikh mori︠a︡kov.
Container of (expression): Sullivan, Arthur, 1842-1900. Lost chord; arranged.
Container of (work): Serradell, Narciso, 1843-1910. Golondrina.
Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra, performer.
Bell Telephone Hour Chorus, performer.
National Broadcasting Company.
Added Title
Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Londonderry air.
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Found In:
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Research Call Number
*LK-16 858
*LK-16 860
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