The Telephone Hour :radio broadcast,1941-05-19 Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: Little David, play on your harpAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)Additional title: Loch Lomond (Song)
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)Heidt, Winifred (Performer)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897 (Librettist)Halévy, Ludovic, 1834-1908 (Librettist)Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949 (Composer)Poldini, Ede, 1869-1957 (Composer)Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875 (Composer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 (Composer)Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra (Performer)Bell Telephone Hour Chorus (Performer)National Broadcasting Company (Producer)
The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1941-05-19
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; Take my thanks (known as Dedication or Devotion, originally for voice and piano) / music by R. Strauss (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Dancing doll (originally for piano) / music by Poldini (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Seguidilla, from opera Carmen / music by Bizet (Heidt, orchestra) ; libretto by Meilhac and Halévy ; Bell Telephone ad -- Link 2: Announcement with commentary on Tchaikovsky ; Canzonetta, from Violin Concerto in D major / music by Tchaikovsky (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Loch Lomond (or Bonnie Banks) (Melton, chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement -- Link 3: Little David, play on your harp (chorus, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Home to our mountains, from opera Il Trovatore / music by Verdi (Heidt, Melton, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 888-889
TopicsSongs (High voice) with orchestraOrchestral music, ArrangedOperasChoruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestraFolk songs, English -- ScotlandSpirituals (Songs)African AmericansChoruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestraRadio programs, MusicalStrauss, Richard, 1864-1949. Lieder, op. 10. Zueignung; arranged. EnglishPoldini, Ede, 1869-1957. Marionettes. Poupée valsante; arrangedBizet, Georges, 1838-1875. Carmen. Près des remparts de SévilleTchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Concertos, violin, orchestra, op. 35, D major. Canzonetta; arrangedVerdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Trovatore. Sì, la stanchezza. English
GenresRadio programsMusicRadio commercialsAdvertising
NotesContent: Title and date from original disc label; credits from audition.Source note: Streaming files transferred from original audio discs.Content: Matrix nos: BB26741 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB26743 C1 (Disc 1, side 2), BB26742 B2 (Disc 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 56, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 56, part 3; Telephone Hour, Prog 56, part 2 "-- On run-out of discs sides 1 and 2 and 3 respectively.Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor and commentator ; Winifred Heidt, mezzo-soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor and commentator.Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 May 19.Language: Sung in English and French.Citation/reference: Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Physical DescriptionAudio discExtent: 2 (1 two-sided and 1 one-sided) audio discs (approximately 30 min.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono ; 16 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 945634049NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20926523Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ebfa0bc0-681c-0136-2d9c-6fa6aaea36d0
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