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Title
The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-08-26
Additional title: Bell Telephone Hour
Additional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
Names
White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Performer)
Voorhees, Donald (Arranger)
Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)
Percy, William Alexander, 1885-1942 (Lyricist)
Anderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)
Rubinstein, Anton, 1829-1894 (Composer)
Watts, Wintter, 1884-1962 (Composer)
Kreisler, Fritz, 1875-1962 (Composer)
Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra (Performer)
Bell Telephone Hour Chorus (Performer)
National Broadcasting Company (Producer)
Collection

The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1940-08-26
Table of Contents
Opening announcement ; Melodie in F, arr. for chorus and orchestra / music by Rubinstein ; arranged and conducted by Voorhees (chorus, orchestra) ; The little shepherd's song (originally for voice and piano) / music by Wintter Watts ; words by Wm. Alexander Percy (White, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Chinese tamburine (arr. for orchestra) / music by Kreisler.
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LK-16 822
Topics
Choruses with orchestra
Orchestral music, Arranged
Songs (High voice) with orchestra
Radio programs, Musical
Rubinstein, Anton, 1829-1894. Melodies, piano, op. 3. No. 1; arranged
Watts, Wintter, 1884-1962. Little shepherd's song; arranged
Kreisler, Fritz, 1875-1962. Tambourin chinois; arranged
Genres
Radio programs
Music
Radio commercials
Advertising
Notes
Content: Title and date from original disc label; credits from audition.
Source note: Streaming file transferred from original audio disc.
Content: Matrix nos: BB23914-C1.
Content: "The Telephone Hour, Prog 18, part 1"-- On run-out.
Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; Francia White, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor.
Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1940 August 26.
Language: Sung in English.
Citation/reference: Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Physical Description
Audio disc
Extent: 1 one-sided audio disc (approximately 11 min.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, vertical cut, mono ; 16 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 936554475
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20886038
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dfd28c00-c362-0133-51c5-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1908: Creator Born
  • 1940: Created
  • 1984: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-08-26" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e36ccc50-c362-0133-3ab9-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-08-26" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e36ccc50-c362-0133-3ab9-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1940). The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-08-26 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e36ccc50-c362-0133-3ab9-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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The Telephone Hour : radio broadcast, 1940-08-26