The Telephone Hour :radio broadcast,1941-02-10 Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)Additional title: Steal away
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Performer)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Voorhees, Donald (Commentator)Weatherly, F. E. (Frederic Edward), 1848-1929 (Lyricist)Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919 (Librettist)Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906 (Librettist)Tosti, F. Paolo (Francesco Paolo), 1846-1916 (Composer)Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904 (Composer)Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908 (Composer)Flotow, Friedrich von, 1812-1883 (Composer)Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich, 1839-1881 (Composer)Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924 (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: 1941-02-10
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; Parted (originally for voice and piano) / music by Tosti ; lyrics by Weatherly (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Slavonic dance no. 10 (shortened by 2 min.) / music by Dvořák ; (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Song of India / music by Rimsky-Korsakov (White, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcemet ; Steal away to Jesus (chorus) -- Link 2: Announcement ; M'apparì from opera Martha / music by Flotow (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary by Voorhees ; The great Gate of Kiev from suite Pictures at an exhibition (originally for piano) / music by Mussorgsky (orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; O soave fanciulla from opera La Bohème / music by Puccini ; libretto by Illica and Giacosa ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 865
TopicsSongs (High voice) with orchestraDance musicOrchestral music, ArrangedOperasChoruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestraSpirituals (Songs)Suites (Orchestra)Radio programs, MusicalTosti, F. Paolo (Francesco Paolo), 1846-1916. Parted; arrangedDvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904. Slovanské tance, op. 72. No. 2; arranged. SelectionsRimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908. Sadko (Opera). Pesni︠a︡ indiĭskogo gosti︠a︡. EnglishFlotow, Friedrich von, 1812-1883. Martha. Ach! so fromm, ach! so trautMussorgsky, Modest Petrovich, 1839-1881. Kartinki s vystavki. Bogatyrskie vorota; arrangedPuccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème. O soave fanciulla
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: BB25677 B1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB25678 C2 (Disc 1, side 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 42, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 42, part 2"-- On run-out of disc.Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor ; Francia White, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor and commentator.Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 February 10.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 two-sided audio disc (approximately 30 min.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, vertical cut, mono ; 16 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 944249751NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20914232Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36df1a00-5c65-0136-886c-02d9a90cdaaf
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