The Telephone Hour: radio broadcast,1941-02-03 Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Performer)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Voorhees, Donald (Arranger)Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897 (Librettist)Gille, Philippe, 1831-1901 (Librettist)Cooper, George, 1840-1927 (Lyricist)Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864 (Composer)Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)Di Chiara, Vincenzo, 1860-1937 (Composer)Wieniawski, Henri, 1835-1880 (Composer)Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875 (Composer)Tucker, Henry, 1826?-1882 (Composer)Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912 (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: 1941-02-03
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; Come where my love lies dreaming (arr. for voice with orchestra) / music by Foster (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Minute waltz / music by Chopin ; arr. for orchestra by Voorhees ; Announcement ; La Spagnola (originally for voice and piano) / music by Di Chiara (White, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad -- Link 2: Announcement ; Romance / music by Wieniawski ; arr. for orchestra by Voorhees ; Announcement ; Agnus dei (suite from opera Arlésienne arr. for voice and orchestra) / music by Bizet (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Sweet Genevieve (arr. for chorus) / music by Tucker ; lyrics by Cooper (chorus, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad -- Link 3: Announcement ; Duet (compiled from the end of Act 1 and beginning of Act 2) from opera Manon / music by Massenet ; libretto by Meilhac and Gille (White, Melton, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 863-864
TopicsSongs (High voice) with orchestraWaltzesOrchestral music, ArrangedSongs, ItalianSacred songs (High voice) with orchestraAgnus Dei (Music)OperasRadio programs, MusicalFoster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864. Come where my love lies dreaming; arrangedChopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Waltzes, piano, op. 64. No. 1; arrangedDi Chiara, Vincenzo, 1860-1937. Spagnola; arranged. EnglishWieniawski, Henri, 1835-1880. Concertos, violin, orchestra, no. 2, op. 22, D minor. Romance; arrangedBizet, Georges, 1838-1875. Arlésienne. Intermezzo; arrangedTucker, Henry, 1826?-1882. Sweet Genevieve; arrangedMassenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Manon; arranged
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: BB25584 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB25586 C1 (Disc 1, side 2), BB25585 B2 (Disc 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 41, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 41, part 3; Telephone Hour, Prog 41, part 2 "-- On run-out of discs sides 1 and 2 and 3 respectively.Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor ; Francia White, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, arranger and conductor.Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 February 3.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, vertical cut, mono ; 16 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 944957662NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20919676Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7a6a03f0-5c5c-0136-ea2c-3b373f2e4fdc
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