The Telephone Hour: radio broadcast, 1941-07-07Additional title: Bell Telephone HourAdditional title: Bell Telephone hour (Radio program)
NamesAnderson, Warner, 1911-1976 (Host)Melton, James, 1904-1961 (Performer)White, Francia, 1908-1984 (Performer)Voorhees, Donald (Conductor)Woods, Eddie (Lyricist)Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897 (Librettist)Gille, Philippe, 1831-1901 (Librettist)Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908 (Composer)Madriguera, Enric (Composer)Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899 (Composer)Delibes, Léo, 1836-1891 (Composer)Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943 (Composer)Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912 (Composer)Luther, Martin, 1483-1546 (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: 1941-07-07
Table of ContentsLink 1: Opening announcement ; March from Coq d'or / music by Rimsky-Korsakov (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Adiós / music by Madriguera ; English lyrics by Woods ; Announcement ; Medley from operetta Fledermaus / music by Strauss (White, chorus, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad - Link 2: Announcement with commentary by Voorhees ; Pizzicato Polka from ballet Sylvia / music by Delibes (orchestra) ; Announcement ; Floods of spring / music by Rachmaninoff (White, orchestra) ; Announcement ; Dream song from opera Manon / music by Massenet ; libretto by Meilhac and Gille (Melton, orchestra) ; Bell Telephone ad -- Link 3: Mighty fortress Is our God / by Luther (chorus, orchestra) ; Closing announcement.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LK-16 895-896
TopicsOperasSongs (High voice) with orchestraMusicalsBalletsDance musicChoruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestraChoralesReformation Festival musicRadio programs, MusicalRimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908. Zolotoĭ petushok. Svadebnoe shestvieMadriguera, Enric. Adiós. EnglishStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Fledermaus. Selections; arrangedDelibes, Léo, 1836-1891. Sylvia. PizzicatiRachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Romansy, op. 14. Vesennie vody; arranged. EnglishMassenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Manon. En fermant les yeux je voisLuther, Martin, 1483-1546. Feste Burg ist unser Gott; 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.Matrix nos: BB27305 C1 (Disc 1, side 1), BB27307 C1 (Disc 1, side 2), BB27306 B2 (Disc 2).Content: "Telephone Hour, Prog 63, part 1; Telephone Hour, Prog 63, 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 July 7.Citation/reference: Forms part of: The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings, *L(Special) 89-33.
Physical DescriptionAudio discExtent: 2 (1 two-sided and 1 one-sided) audio discs (approximately 30 min.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, vertical cut, mono ; 16 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 948824844NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20955104Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b9fcf3f0-2c7a-0136-fcbd-4b776c10d69e
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