The Telephone Hour: radio broadcast, 1941-09-08Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: I know the Lord laid his hands on meAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Performer)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Piave, Francesco Maria, 1810-1876 (Librettist)Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868 (Composer)Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943 (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: 1941-09-08
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; Low back'd car (originally for voice and piano) / music by Lover (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary on Rachmaninoff ; Romance (Op. 8) (originally for voice and piano) / music by Rachmaninoff (orchestra) ; I know the Lord laid his hands on me (chorus, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad -- Link 2: Announcement ; "Brindisi" from opera "Traviata" / music by Verdi ; libretto my Piave (White, Melton, chorus, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 910
TopicsSongs (High voice) with orchestraOrchestral music, ArrangedSpirituals (Songs)Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestraOperasRadio programs, MusicalLover, Samuel, 1797-1868. Low back'd car; arrangedRachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Romansy, op. 8. Diti︠a︡, kak t︠s︡vetok, ty prekrasna; arrangedVerdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Traviata. Libiamo ne lieti calici
GenresRadio programsMusicRadio commercialsAdvertising
NotesContent: Title from original disc label; credits from audition.Source note: Streaming files transferred from original audio discs.Content: Matrix nos: BB27875 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB27951 C1 (Disc 1, side 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 72, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 72, part 3"-- On run-out of sides 1 and 2.Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor ; Francia White, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor.Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 September 8.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 audio disc (approximately 15 min.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, vertical cut, mono ; 16 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG05-A10060NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16130236MSS Unit ID: 20502RLIN/OCLC: 949859911NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20960062Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0db6ffb0-2eb6-0136-3571-6386d2c1df64
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