The Telephone Hour: radio broadcast,1941-03-17 Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: Irish washerwomanAdditional title: Snowy breasted pearlAdditional title: Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordingsAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Commentator)White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Performer)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Voorhees, Donald (Arranger)Robinson, Joseph, 1815-1898 (Arranger)De Vere, Stephen E. (Stephen Edward), Sir, 1812-1904 (Lyricist)Lehár, Franz, 1870-1948 (Composer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Yradier, Sebastián, 1809-1865 (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: 1941-03-17
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; The Irish washerwoman (orchestra) ; Announcement with commentary by Melton ; The snowy breasted pearl / words by de Vere ; arr. by Robinson (Melton, orchestra) ; Come back to Erin / music by Claribel (chorus, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad ; Announcement -- Link 2: Gold and silver waltz / music by Lehar (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Vilia's song, from operetta The merry widow / music by Lehar (White, chorus, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Song without words / music by Tchaikovsky ; arr. for orchestra by Voorhees ; Bell Telephone ad ; Paloma (originaly voice with piano) / music by Yradier (White, Melton, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 872
TopicsDance musicSongs (High voice) with orchestraSongs -- IrelandFolk songs -- IrelandChoruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestraWaltzesMusicalsOrchestral music, ArrangedSongs, SpanishRadio programs, MusicalClaribel, 1830-1869. Come back to Erin; arrangedLehár, Franz, 1870-1948. Gold und SilberLehár, Franz, 1870-1948. Lustige Witwe. Es lebt' eine Vilja. EnglishTchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Souvenir de Hapsal. Chant sans paroles; arrangedYradier, Sebastián, 1809-1865. Paloma; arranged
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: BB26051 (?) (Disc 1, side 1), BB26052 B2 (Disc 1, side 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 47, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 47, part 2"-- On run-out of disc.Performers: Warner Anderson, announcer ; James Melton, tenor and commentator ; Francia White, soprano ; Bell Telephone Hour Chorus ; Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra ; Donald Voorhees, conductor and arranger.Venue: Broadcast on NBC Radio in New York 1941 March 17.Language: Sung in English and Spanish.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: 944957816NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20919681Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fb0cc8c0-5d33-0136-5166-0ff4616e6efd
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