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Title
The Standard Hour
Additional title: Nocturne in skyrockets
Additional title: Orchestral music. Selections
Additional title: Standard Hour Program (Radio program)
Names
Antheil, George, 1900-1959 (Performer)
Barnett, John, 1917- (Conductor)
National Broadcasting Company (Broadcaster)
Standard Oil Company of California (Sponsor)
Collection

George Antheil Collecton of Sound Recordings

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1951-07-01
Table of Contents
Track 1. [No audio] (0:00-0:06) ; Introductory remarks (Unidentified radio host) (0:07-0:24) ; Nocturne in skyrockets (1951, World premiere) (0:25-4:53) / G. Antheil ; [Applause] (4:54-5:05) -- Track 2. Additional commentary (Unidentified radio host) (0:04-0:04) ; Accordian dance (1951, World premiere) (0:05-2:17) / G. Antheil ; [Applause] (2:18-2:29) ; [No audio] (2:30-2:32).
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LDC 52525
Shelf locator: *LJ-12 5466
Topics
Orchestral music -- 20th century
Radio programs, Musical
Genres
Radio programs
Music
Notes
Content: NBC reference recording: NM-H.
Content: Correct spelling of title (2nd work): Accordion dance.
Performers: John Barnett, conductor ; with unidentified orchestra. [Unidentified radio host], additional commentary.
Venue: Live radio broadcast The Standard Hour program, NBC Radio, Hollywood, Calif. (?) 1951 July 1.
Acquisition: Separated from; Music Division, George Antheil papers, 1912-1959; 2000.
Physical Description
Audio disc
Extent: 1 audio disc (7 min., 37 sec.) : analog, mono, 78 rpm, aluminum-based acetate ; 12 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19979965
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e63bcbd0-5c6d-0131-154b-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Creator Born
  • 1951: Created
  • 1959: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "The Standard Hour" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1951. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e7273c60-5c6d-0131-73e6-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "The Standard Hour" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e7273c60-5c6d-0131-73e6-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1951). The Standard Hour Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e7273c60-5c6d-0131-73e6-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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The Standard Hour