The Telephone Hour :radio broadcast,1941-04-28 Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)Additional title: Nobody knows the trouble I've seen
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Performer)White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Commentator)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Doncieux, George, 1856-1903 (Lyricist)Hitchcock, Velma, 1900-1938 (Lyricist)Tosti, F. Paolo (Francesco Paolo), 1846-1916 (Composer)Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)Eakin, Vera, b. 1890 (Composer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Purcell, Edward C (Composer)Smetana, Bedřich, 1824-1884 (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: 1941-04-28
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; Pour un baiser (originally for voice and piano) / music by Tosti ; lyrics by Doncieux (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary on composer Chopin ; Waltz in C♯ minor (originally for piano) / music by Chopin (orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad -- Link 2: Announcement with commentary by White ; Habanera (originally for voice and piano) / music by Eakin ; lyrics by Hitchcock (White, orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary on Tchaikovsky ; Love theme, from overture Romeo et Juliette / music by Tchaikovsky (orchestra) ; Announcement -- Link 3: Nobody knows the trouble I've seen (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Passing by / music by Purcell (chorus, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Duet from, opera Bartered bride (act 1, scene 2) / music by Smetana (White, Melton, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 882-883
TopicsSongs (High voice) with orchestraWaltzesDance musicOverturesOrchestral musicSpirituals (Songs)Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestraOperasRadio programs, MusicalTosti, F. Paolo (Francesco Paolo), 1846-1916. Pour un baiser; arrangedChopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Waltzes, piano, op. 64. No. 2; arrangedEakin, Vera, 1890- Habanera; arrangedTchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Romeo et Juliette (Fantasy-overture). SelectionsPurcell, Edward C. Passing bySmetana, Bedřich, 1824-1884. Prodaná nevěsta. Jako matka. 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: BB26517 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB26518 B2 (Disc 1, side 2), BB26519 C1 (Disc 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 53, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 53, part 3; Telephone Hour, Prog 53, part 2 "-- On run-out of discs sides 1 and 2 and 3 respectively.Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor ; Francia White, soprano and commentator; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor and arranger.Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 April 28.Language: Sung in French and English.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: 945451804NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20924681Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2be8bc50-6819-0136-90fd-06dfeb1f2d7d
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