The Telephone Hour :radio broadcast,1941-05-26 Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)Additional title: Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)Jepson, Helen, 1904-1997 (Performer)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Voorhees, Donald (Commentator)Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901 (Librettist)Carré, Michel, 1819-1872 (Librettist)Dominguez, Alberto, 1913-1975 (Composer)Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Composer)Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893 (Composer)Hubay, Jenő, 1858-1937 (Composer)Arne, Michael, 1741?-1786 (Composer)Flotow, Friedrich von, 1812-1883 (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: 1941-05-26
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; Perfidia / music by Dominguez (Melton, chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Minuet in G major arr. for orchestra / music by Beethoven ; Announcement with commentary on singer Jepson ; Jewel song, from opera Faust / music by Gounod ; libretto by Barbier and Carré (Jepson, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Sometimes I feel like a motherless child (Melton, orchestra) -- Link 2: Announcement with commentary on czardasz by Voorhees ; Hejre Kati / music by Hubay; arr. for orchestra ; Announcement ; Young Molly who lived at the foot of the hill (originally for voice and piano) / music by Arne (Jepson, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; May heaven forgive you, from opera Martha, finale of act 3 (originally quintet with chorus and orchestra) / music by Flotow (Melton, Jepson, chorus, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 890
TopicsSongs (High voice) with orchestraOrchestral music, ArrangedOperasSpirituals (Songs)Dance musicRadio programs, MusicalDominguez, Alberto, 1913-1975. PerfidiaBeethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Minuets, orchestra, WoO 10. No. 2; arrangedGounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Faust. Je ris de me voir si belleHubay, Jenő, 1858-1937. Szenen aus der Czárda, no. 4; arrangedArne, Michael, 1741?-1786. Lass with the delicate air; arrangedFlotow, Friedrich von, 1812-1883. Martha. Mag der Himmel euch vergeben; arranged. 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: BB26824 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB26825 B2 (Disc 1, side 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 57, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 57, part 2"-- On run-out of disc.Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor ; Helen Jepson, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor and commentator.Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 May 26.Language: Sung in Spanish, French, and English.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, mono ; 16 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 945671042NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20927809Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 01408620-681d-0136-038b-59e4618d91ec
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