Frontiers of faith : performances of "Prodigal son" and "The creation"Additional title: Frontiers of faith (Television program)
NamesJohnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 (Lyricist)Waring, Fred, 1900-1984 (Conductor)Duncan, Todd (Narrator)Kaye, James R. (Producer)Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Composer)National Broadcasting Company (Presenter)Pennsylvanians (Musical group) (Performer)Duncan, Todd (Performer)
Tom Scott audio collection
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1953-12-06 (Inferred)
Table of Contents[Part 1]: Frontiers of faith: [Excerpt, end of] Introduction (Unidentified televsion host) (0:03-0:22) ; Prodigal son (written in 1950) (Todd Duncan and the Fred Waring Group) (0:26-12:24) / Tom Scott-James Weldon Johnson.[Part 2]: Frontiers of faith: [Excerpt, end of] Introduction (Unidentified televsion host) (0:00-0:10) ; Ther creation (Todd Duncan and the Fred Waring Group) (0:15-6:17) / Tom Scott-James Weldon Johnson.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-7-A 4109--4110
TopicsSacred musicMonologues with musicProdigal son (Parable) -- Songs and musicCreation -- Songs and musicTelevision musicChoruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied
NotesSource note: Title from cataloger; credits from the IMDb webpage.Additional physical form: "Prodigal son; 12 min"--From original audiotape container (5 in., *LT-7-A 4109)Source note: "Tom Scott collection; Prodigal son; tape #11; original 5" tape rehoused"--From original audiotape container (7 in., *LT-7-A 4109)Source note: "12; Creation; Time=6 min"--From original audiotape container (5 in., *LT-7-A 4110)Creation/production credits: [James R. Kaye, producer (?)]Performers: Todd Duncan, baritone and narrator ; Fred Waring Group [Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians?] ; [Fred Waring, conductor?] ; with unidentified television host.Venue: Broadcast [NBC Studio], New York, New York 1953 December 6 (music performances from television program)Acquisition: Separated from; Music Division, Tom Scott papers, 1912-1970 (bulk 1942-1960); JPB 12-08.Acquisition: Gift; Susanna Scott; 2011.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 2 audiotape reels (18 min., 41 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full-track, mono ; 7 in.
DescriptionThese recordings are performances of "Prodigal son" and "The creation" on the December 6, 1953 broadcast of NBC's television series "Frontiers of faith".
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 954745941NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21050105Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00747080-3363-0135-10e9-7f2fd4e467dd
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