The Telephone Hour: radio broadcast, 1941-10-27Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: I'm Captain Jinks of the horse marinesAdditional title: Great day the righteous marchingAdditional title: Great dayAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Etcher)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919 (Librettist)Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906 (Librettist)Herbert, Joseph (Librettist)Bradley, Edward, 1907- (Librettist)Maclagan, T. (Tom), 1827-1902 (Composer)Lecuona, Ernesto, 1896-1963 (Composer)Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924 (Composer)Jensen, Adolf, 1837-1879 (Composer)Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908 (Composer)Straus, Oscar, 1870-1954 (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: 1941-10-27
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines (originally for voice and piano) / music by Maclagan (Melton, chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary on Lecuona ; Malagueña from "Suite Andalucía" (originally for piano) / music by Lecuona (orchestra) ; "Musetta's waltz" from opera "La boheme" / music by Puccini ; libretto by Illica and Giacosa (White, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Great day! (The righteous marching) (chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement -- Link 2: Murmuring zephyrs (originally for voice and piano) / music by Jensen (Melton, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Introduction to opera "Golden cockerel" / music by Rimsky-Korsakov (orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement ; Duet "You dearest one of all" from operetta "A waltz dream" / music by Straus ; English libretto by Herbert and Bradley (White, Melton, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 923
TopicsGreat Britain. ArmyPopular music -- To 1901SoldiersSongs (High voice) with orchestraSongs, English -- United StatesHumorous songsChoruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestraSuites (Orchestra)Dance musicOperasSpirituals (Songs)MusicalsRadio programs, MusicalMaclagan, T. (Tom), 1827-1902. Captain Jinks of the horse marines; arrangedLecuona, Ernesto, 1896-1963. Andalucía. Malagueña; arrangedPuccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème. Quando me'n voJensen, Adolf, 1837-1879. Gesänge aus dem spanischen Liederbuch. Murmelndes Lüftchen; arranged. EnglishRimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908. Zolotoĭ petushok. VvedenieStraus, Oscar, 1870-1954. Walzertraum. Komm her, du mein reizendes Mäderl
GenresRadio programsMusicRadio commercialsAdvertising
NotesContent: Title from original disc label; credits from audition.Source note: Streaming files transferred from original audio discs.Content: Matrix nos: BB28537 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB28538 B2 (Disc 1, side 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 79, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 79, part 2"-- 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 October 27.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 30 min.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, vertical cut, mono ; 16 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 950469687NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20964501Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b7abdf60-2ec1-0136-ff63-02966f2328e7
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