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The Telephone Hour

Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1941-03-10 / [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
  • Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901
  • Carré, Michel, 1819-1872
  • Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849.
  • David, Félicien, 1810-1876.
  • Leoncavallo, Ruggiero, 1858-1919.
  • Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893.
  • 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
  • Gospel train.
  • Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Subject
  • Orchestral music, Arranged
  • Operas > Excerpts
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Dance music
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Suites (Orchestra) > Excerpts, Arranged
  • 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: BB25973 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB25974 B2 (Disc 1, side 2).
  • "Telephone Hour, Prog 46, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 46, part 2"-- On run-out of disc.
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 ; The gospel train (Melton, chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary on Chopin ; Nocturne in E♭ major (originally for piano) / music by Chopin (orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; O charming bird, from opera Pearl of Brazil / music by David (White, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Mattinata / music by Leoncavallo (Melton, orchestra) -- Link 2: Announcement ; Overture and Prologue, from opera Roméo et Juliette / music by Gounod ; libretto by Barbier and Carré (chorus, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Garden scene (love duet), from opera Faust / music by Gounod ; libretto by Barbier and Carré (Melton, White, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Call Number
*LK-16 871
OCLC
944525666
Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1941-03-10 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Production
1941.
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Playing Time
001527 001358
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 and commentator.
Event
Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 March 10.
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.
Voorhees, Donald, commentator.
Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901, librettist.
Carré, Michel, 1819-1872, librettist.
Container of (expression): Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Nocturnes, piano, op. 9. No. 2; arranged.
Container of (expression): David, Félicien, 1810-1876. Perle du Brésil. Charmant oiseau. English.
Container of (expression): Leoncavallo, Ruggiero, 1858-1919. Mattinata. English.
Container of (work): Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Roméo et Juliette. Ouverture-Prologue.
Container of (work): Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Faust. Il se fait tard.
Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra, performer.
Bell Telephone Hour Chorus, performer.
National Broadcasting Company.
Added Title
Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Gospel train.
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Found In:
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Research Call Number
*LK-16 871
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