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Die Gezeichneten
Additional title: Branded
Additional title: Gezeichneten
Additional title: The branded :
Schreker, Franz, 1878-1934 (Composer)
Berger, David, 1916-1997 (Host)
Zillig, Winfried, 1905-1963 (Conductor)
Lear, Evelyn (Performer)
Krebs, Helmut (Performer)
Stewart, Thomas, 1928-2006 (Performer)
Wiemann, Ernst (Performer)
Crass, Franz (Performer)
Ilosvay, Maria von (Performer)
Marschner, Kurt, 1913-1984 (Performer)
Norddeutscher Rundfunk. Chor (Performer)
Norddeutscher Rundfunk. Sinfonie-Orchester (Performer)
Norddeutscher Rundfunk (Performer)
WQXR (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Associated name)
Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Öffentlich-Rechtlichen Rundfunkanstalten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Associated name)

Music from Germany (Radio program)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1960 (Inferred)
Date Issued: 1978-11
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7 2661--2665
Radio programs, Musical
Radio programs
Statement of responsibility: F. Schreker.
Content: Title from audio.
Content: Transcript of David Berger's commentary on file.
Content: "Return within two weeks to: Association of German Broadcasters, 45 Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 554, New York, N. Y. 10020, Music from Germany # Special; December 1978-I; F. Schreker; NDR-1978"--From original tape reel container labels.
Performers: Evelyn Lear (Carlotta) ; Helmut Krebs (Alviano) ; Thomas Stewart (Count Tamare) ; with Franz Crass, Ernst Wiemann, Maria von Ilosvay and Kurt Marschner ; North German Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus ; Winfried Zillig, conductor ; David Berger, radio host.
Venue: Broadcast [WQXR studios, New York, New York] December 1978; Recorded in [Hamburg, Germany on North German Radio] [1960] (original performance taping)
Language: Commentary spoken in English; opera sung in German.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 5 audiotape reels (178 min., 28 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half-track, mono, NAB ; 7 in.
This audio of WQXR's "Music from Germany" (December 1978 special) is the first American radio broadcast of Franz Schreker's opera "Die Gezeichhneten" ("The branded"), which was previously recorded in Hamburg on North German Radio in 1960.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 922994317
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20810903
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3c672b0-b921-0133-8d8a-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1878: Creator Born
  • 1934: Creator Died
  • 1960: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2023: Found by you!
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Die Gezeichneten