The Telephone Hour :radio broadcast,1941-06-16 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)Whyte-Melville, G. J. (George John), 1821-1878 (Lyricist)Orred, Meta (Lyricist)Molloy, J. L. (ames L.), 1837-1909 (Lyricist)Targioni Tozzetti, Giovanni, 1712-1783 (Librettist)Menasci, Guido (Librettist)Clay, Frederic, 1838-1889 (Composer)Thomé, Francis, 1850-1909 (Composer)Ali͡abʹev, A. (Aleksandr), 1787-1851 (Composer)Harrison, Annie Fortescue, 1851-1944 (Composer)Molloy, J. L. (ames L.), 1837-1909 (Composer)Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847 (Composer)Mascagni, Pietro, 1863-1945 (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: 1941-06-16
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; Gipsy John (originally for voice and piano) / music by Clay ; lyrics by Melville (Melton, chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Under the leaves (originally for piano) / music by Thomé ; arr. for orchestra by Voorhees ; Announcement ; Nightingale (originally for voice and piano) / music by Ali︠a︡bʹev (White, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; In the gloaming (originally for voice and piano) / music by Harrison ; lyrics taken from a poem by Meta Orred (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement -- Link 2: Kerry dance (originally for voice and piano) / music and lyrics by Molloy (chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Finale, from Violin concerto in E minor / music by Mendelssohn ; arr. for orchestra by Voorhees ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Duet, from opera Cavalleria rusticana / music by Mascagni ; libretto by Targioni-Tozzetti and Menasci (White, Melton, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 891
TopicsSongs (High voice) with orchestraDance musicOrchestral music, ArrangedOperasRadio programs, MusicalClay, Frederic, 1838-1889. Gipsy John; arrangedThomé, Francis, 1850-1909. Sous la feuillée; arrangedAli︠a︡bʹev, A. (Aleksandr), 1787-1851. Soloveĭ; arranged. EnglishHarrison, Annie Fortescue, 1851-1944. In the gloaming; arrangedMolloy, J. L. (James L.), 1837-1909. Kerry dance; arrangedMendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Concertos, violin, orchestra, op. 64, E minor. Allegro molto vivace; 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: BB27555 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB27556 (C2?) (Disc 1, side 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 60, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 60, part 2"-- On run-out of disc.Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor ; Francia White, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor and arranger.Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 June 16.Language: Sung in English and Italian.Citation/reference: Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Physical DescriptionAudio discExtent: 1 two-sided audio disc (approximately 30 min.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, vertical cut, mono ; 16 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 945734618NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20928996Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1c528a50-681d-0136-3a20-2549503d12f5
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