Research Catalog

  • Tosca [sound recording] / Puccini.

    • Audio
    • [New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera Association, c1983.
    • 1983-1956
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LRX 8309Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • La fille du règiment : radio broadcast, 1973-01-06 [sound recording] ; opera in two acts / Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by J.H. Vernoy de Saint-Georges and F. Bayard.

    • Audio
    • Jan. 6, 1973.
    • 1983-1973
    • 3 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 35305 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 19 (F) [Cassette]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 19 (F) [Notes]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Tristan und Isolde : radio broadcast, 1971-12-18 [sound recording] : music-drama in three acts / Richard Wagner.

    • Audio
    • 2007-1971
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 42494 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 35 (F) [Notes]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Madama Butterfly [sound recording] : opera in three acts / Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by L. Illica and G. Giacosa, after the work of John Luther Long and David Belasco.

    • Audio
    • 1984-1956
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 34059 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • French Flotilla benefit : Metropolitan Opera House, January 4, nineteen-sixteen.

    • Text
    • [New York City : Flotilla Committee, Vacation War Relief Committee, Vacation Association], 1916.
    • 1916
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Supervised useRequestJMG 86-410Offsite
  • Simon Boccanegra [sound recording] : opera in a prologue and three acts (four scenes) in Italian / Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, revised by Arrigo Boito.

    • Audio
    • 1985-1961
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 137 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Turandot [sound recording] : opera in three acts (five scenes) in Italian / Giacomo Puccini, completed by Franco Alfano ; libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni, after Gozzi and Schiller.

    • Audio
    • 1985-1961
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 139 (F) Production notes in listening roomPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • La bohème : radio broadcast, 1961-03-11 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, based on "La vie de bohème" by Henri Murger.

    • Audio
    • 1985-1961
    • 4 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 140 (F) Production notes in listening roomPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 140 1 of 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 140 2 of 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Morton Baum papers, 1938-1968.

    • Mixed material
    • 1938-1968
    • 32 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Supervised useRequest*LPA Mss 1992-001 Box 1Offsite
    Supervised useRequest*LPA Mss 1992-001 Box 13Offsite
    Supervised useRequest*LPA Mss 1992-001 Box 14Offsite
  • La forza del destino : radio broadcast, 1965-02-06 [sound recording] : opera in three acts ... / Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, founded on La fuerza del sino, play by the Duke of Rivas.

    • Audio
    • Feb. 6, 1965.
    • 1986-1965
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 215 (F) (Production notes in listening room.)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 215 (F) [Notes]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Tosca [sound recording] : opera in three acts ... / Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa, founded on La Tosca, play by Victorien Sardou.

    • Audio
    • 1986-1965
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 225 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Faust [sound recording] : opera in four acts ... / Charles Gounod ; libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré, after Part 1 of Goethe's drama.

    • Audio
    • 1985-1964
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 190 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Giovanni Gallurese / by Francesco D'Angelantonio ; English version by R.H. Elkin ; music by Italo Montemezzi.

    • Text
    • New York : G. Ricordi ; New York : F. Rullman, c1924.
    • 1924
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*MZ (Montemezzi) (Angelantonio, F. Giovanni Callurese)Performing Arts Research Collections - Music
    Request in advanceRequestJMD 87-566Offsite
  • Don Carlo [sound recording] : opera in four acts ... / Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Joseph Méry and Camille du Locle, after Schiller's drama.

    • Audio
    • 1986-1965
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 227 (F) (Production notes filed in listening room.)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Faust [sound recording] : opera in four acts ... / Charles Gounod ; libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carre, after Part I of Goethe's drama.

    • Audio
    • 1986-1966
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 244 (F) (Production notes in listening room.)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • La bohème : radio broadcast, 1966-04-16 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, based on La vie de bohème by Henri Murger.

    • Audio
    • 1986-1966
    • 3 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 245 (F) (Production notes in listening room.)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 245 1 of 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 245 2 of 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Carmen : radio broadcast, 1968-04-20 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Georges Bizet ; libretto by Meilhac and Halévy, based on Merimée's story.

    • Audio
    • 1987-1968
    • 4 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 286 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 286 1 of 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 286 2 of 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • The Toscanini Legacy collection of sound recordings [sound recording], 1926-1968, 1940-1957 (bulk).

    • Moving image
    • 1926-1968
    • 7 items

    Available Online

    NYPL Digital Collections
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Supervised useAvailable*L (Special) 89-01 Box 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Supervised useAvailable*L (Special) 89-01 Box 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Supervised useAvailable*L (Special) 89-01 Box 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • La notte di Zoraima : opera in one act / libretto by Mario Ghisalberti ; music by Italo Montemezzi ; English version by Kathleen de Jaffa.

    • Text
    • New York : G. Ricordi, c1931.
    • 1931
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestJME 87-270Offsite
  • Peter Grimes : an opera in three acts and a prologue : derived from the poem of George Crabbe / words by Montagu Slater ; music by Benjamin Britten.

    • Text
    • [U.S.A.] : Boosey & Hawkes ; New York : F. Rullman, [1948], c1945.
    • 1948-1945
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestJME 88-303Offsite
  • Lulu : libretto / Alban Berg ; English translation by Arthur Jacobs.

    • Text
    • [New York?] : Universal Edition, c1977.
    • 1977
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestJMF 88-1021Offsite
  • Boris Godunov : an opera in three acts : the subject taken from Pushkin's dramatic chronicle of the same name, and Karamzin's History of the Russian Empire / Modest Mussorgsky ; English translation by David Lloyd-Jones.

    • Text
    • New York : Oxford University Press, c1968.
    • 1968
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestJMF 88-1045Offsite
  • Ariadne auf Naxos; opera in one act with a prelude / by Hugo von Homannsthal ; libretto in English and German, English version by Alfred Kalisch ; music by Richard Strauss.

    • Text
    • New York : Boosey & Hawkes, c1943.
    • 1943
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestJMF 90-582Offsite
  • Adriana Lecouvreur : radio broadcast, 1969-04-19 [sound recording] : opera in four acts in Italian / music by Francesco Cliea ; libretto by Arturo Colautti, after the drama by Eugène Scribe and Ernest Legouvé.

    • Audio
    • 1988-1969
    • 4 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 306Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 306Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 306Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Don Carlo [videorecording] / production by John Dexter ; [music by] Giuseppe Verdi ; [libretto by Joseph Méry and Camille Du Locle, based on the play by Friedrich Schiller].

    • Moving image
    • Hollywood, CA : Bel Canto Paramount Home Video, c1983.
    • 1983
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequest*LVH Cataloged Commercial video recordings Box 4Offsite
  • Rise and fall of the city of Mahagonny : radio broadcast, 1984-01-21 [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Kurt Weill ; original text and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1984
    • 4 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 443Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 443Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 443Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Grace Bumbry portrait collection [graphic].

    • Still image
    • <1950?-1979?>
    • 1950-1979
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Photo Bumbry, Grace folder 1Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Photo Bumbry, Grace folder 2Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
  • Ella Fitzgerald portrait collection [graphic].

    • Still image
    • <1934?-1979?>
    • 1934-1979
    • 2 items

    Available Online

    NYPL Digital Collections
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Photo Fitzgerald, Ella folder 1Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Photo Fitzgerald, Ella folder 2Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
  • The Metropolitan Opera Centennial Gala [videorecording].

    • Moving image
    • Montvale, NJ : Pioneer Artists, c1983.
    • 1983
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LVD 16 (F) Program notes and essay on filePerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryAvailable*LVD 16 (F) [Discs]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Les Contes d'Hoffmann : radio broadcast, 1988-01-02 [sound recording] : opera in three acts, a prologue and an epilogue / music by Jacques Offenbach ; libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré, based on the stories of E.T.A. Hoffman.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27343 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • La Traviata [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1987
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27344 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Die Fledermaus [sound recording] : operetta in three acts / music by Johann Strauss ; libretto by Carl Haffner and Richard Genée. Original dialogue adapted for this production by Otto Schenk and translated into English by Marcel Prawy.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27342 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Das Rheingold [sound recording] : opera in four scenes / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27341 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Macbeth [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Francesco Maria Piave and Andrea Maffei, after the play by Shakespeare.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27340 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Pelléas et Mélisande [sound recording] : opera in five acts / music by Claude Debussy, based on the play by Maurice Maeterlinck.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27339 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Luisa Miller [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Salvatore Cammarano, after Friedrich Schiller's Kabale und Liebe.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27338 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Turandot [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni, last duet and finale completed by Franco Alfano.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27337 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • L'Elisir d'amore [sound recording] : opera in two acts / music by Gaetano Donizetti ; libretto by Felice Romani.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27336 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Otello [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito, after the play by Shakespeare.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27335 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Siegfried [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27329 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Ariadne auf Naxos : radio broadcast, 1998-03-12 [sound recording] : opera in a prologue and one act / music by Richard Strauss ; libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27324 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Die Walküre [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and libretto by Richard Wagner.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27330 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Khovanshchina [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Modest Musorgskiĭ ; orchestrated by Dmitri Shostakovich.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27332 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Werther [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music by Jules Massenet ; libretto by Edouard Blau, Paul Millet and Georges Hartmann, after the novel by Geothe.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27334 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Lulu [sound recording] : opera in three acts / music and text by Alban Berg, after the tragedies Erdgeist and Büchse der Pandora by Frank Wedekind ; Act 3 edited and orchestrated by Friedrich Cerha.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1988
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 27333 [CD. Service copy]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Cavalleria rusticana : radio broadcast, 1985-12-07 : opera in one act / music by Pietro Mascagni ; libretto by G. Targioni-Tozzetti and G. Menasci. Pagliacci : opera in two acts / libretto and music by Ruggiero Leoncavallo [sound recording].

    • Audio
    • 1991-1985
    • 4 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 476 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 476 1 of 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 476 2 of 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Le Nozze di Figaro [sound recording] : opera in four acts / music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1985
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 477 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • L'italiana in Algeri : radio broadcast, 1986-01-04 [sound recording] : dramma giocoso in two acts \ music by Gioacchino Antonio Rossini ; libretto by Angelo Anelli.

    • Audio
    • 2007-1986
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailable*LDC 42499 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 480 (F) [Notes]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Lohengrin : radio broadcast, 1985-12-28 [sound recording] : romantic opera in three acts / libretto and music by Richard Wagner.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1985
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 479 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
  • Jenůfa : radio broadcast, 1986-01-11 [sound recording] : opera in three acts from southern Moravian peasant life / libretto and music by Leoš Janʹaček ; English translation from the Czech by Yveta Synek Graff and Robert T. Jones.

    • Audio
    • 1991-1986
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryPreservation*LTCM 481 (F)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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