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The Telephone Hour

Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1941-03-03 / [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
  • Burns, Robert, 1759-1796
  • Walton, Ellis
  • Boulton, Harold, 1859-1935
  • Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901
  • Carré, Michel, 1819-1872
  • Spilman, Jonathan E., 1812-1896.
  • Mascagni, Pietro, 1863-1945.
  • Wilson, H. Lane (Henry Lane), 1871-1915.
  • Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896.
  • Paganini, Nicolò, 1782-1840.
  • Bland, James A. (James Allen), 1854-1911.
  • 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)
  • Ar hyd y nos. English.
Alternative Title
  • Bell Telephone Hour
  • Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Subject
  • Burns, Robert, 1759-1796 > Musical settings
  • Ballads, English > Scotland
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Operas > Excerpts
  • Waltzes
  • Folk songs, Welsh
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • Violin with orchestra
  • Minstrel music > United States
  • Radio programs, Musical
  • Virginia > Songs and music
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: BB25901 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB25903 C1 (Disc 1, side 2), BB 25902 B2 (disc 2).
  • "Telephone Hour, Prog 45, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 45, part 3; Telephone Hour, Prog 45, 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 and French.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Contents
Link 1: Opening announcement ; Announcement ; Flow gently sweet Afton / lyrics by Burns ; music by Spilman (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary on composer Mascagni ; Intermezzo, from opera Cavalleria rusticana / music by Mascagni (orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary on composer Wilson ; Carmeña (vocal waltz) / music by Wilson ; lyrics by Walton (White, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad -- Link 2: Announcement ; All through the night (Ar hyd y nos, old Welsh air) / English words by Boulton (chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Elle ne croyait pas, from opera Mignon / music by Thomas ; libretto by Barbier and Carré (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement -- Link 3: Perpetual motion / music by Paganini (violin, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Carry me back to old Virginny / by Bland (White, Melton, chorus, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Call Number
*LK-16 869-870
OCLC
944455181
Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1941-03-03 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Production
1941.
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Playing Time
001227 000759 000900
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 1941 March 3.
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 French.
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.
Burns, Robert, 1759-1796, lyricist.
Walton, Ellis, lyricist.
Boulton, Harold, 1859-1935, lyricist.
Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901, librettist.
Carré, Michel, 1819-1872, librettist.
Container of (work): Spilman, Jonathan E., 1812-1896. Flow gently sweet Afton.
Container of (work): Mascagni, Pietro, 1863-1945. Cavalleria rusticana. Intermezzo.
Container of (work): Wilson, H. Lane (Henry Lane), 1871-1915. Carmeña.
Container of (work): Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Mignon. Elle ne croyait pas.
Container of (work): Paganini, Nicolò, 1782-1840. Moto perpetuo.
Container of (expression): Bland, James A. (James Allen), 1854-1911. Carry me back to old Virginny; arranged.
Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra, performer.
Bell Telephone Hour Chorus, performer.
National Broadcasting Company.
Added Title
Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Container of (work): Ar hyd y nos. English.
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Found In:
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Research Call Number
*LK-16 869-870
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