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The Telephone Hour

Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1941-03-17 / [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
  • Robinson, Joseph, 1815-1898
  • De Vere, Stephen E. (Stephen Edward), Sir, 1812-1904
  • Claribel, 1830-1869.
  • Lehár, Franz, 1870-1948.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893.
  • Yradier, Sebastián, 1809-1865.
  • 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
  • Irish washerwoman.
  • Snowy breasted pearl.
  • Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Subjects
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: BB26051 (?) (Disc 1, side 1), BB26052 B2 (Disc 1, side 2).
  • "Telephone Hour, Prog 47, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 47, 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 Spanish.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Contents
Link 1: Opening announcement ; The Irish washerwoman (orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary by Melton ; The snowy breasted pearl / words by de Vere ; arr. by Robinson (Melton, orchestra) ; Come back to Erin / music by Claribel (chorus, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement -- Link 2: Gold and silver waltz / music by Lehar (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Vilia's song, from operetta The merry widow / music by Lehar (White, chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Song without words / music by Tchaikovsky ; arr. for orchestra by Voorhees ; Bell Telephone ad ; Paloma (originaly voice with piano) / music by Yradier (White, Melton, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Call Number
*LK-16 872
OCLC
  • 944957816
  • 944957816
Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1941-03-17 / [produced by NBC Radio Network].
Production
1941.
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Playing Time
001424 001457
Type of Content
performed music
Type of Medium
audio
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor and commentator ; Francia White, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor and arranger.
Event
Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 March 17.
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 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.
Melton, James, 1904-1961, commentator.
White, Francia, 1908-1984, performer.
Voorhees, Donald, conductor.
Voorhees, Donald, arranger of music.
Robinson, Joseph, 1815-1898, arranger of music.
De Vere, Stephen E. (Stephen Edward), Sir, 1812-1904, lyricist.
Container of (expression): Claribel, 1830-1869. Come back to Erin; arranged.
Container of (work): Lehár, Franz, 1870-1948. Gold und Silber.
Container of (expression): Lehár, Franz, 1870-1948. Lustige Witwe. Es lebt' eine Vilja. English.
Container of (expression): Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Souvenir de Hapsal. Chant sans paroles; arranged.
Container of (expression): Yradier, Sebastián, 1809-1865. Paloma; arranged.
Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra, performer.
Bell Telephone Hour Chorus, performer.
National Broadcasting Company.
Added Title
Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Irish washerwoman.
Snowy breasted pearl.
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Found In:
Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings.
Research Call Number
*LK-16 872
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