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The Resource The Metropolitan centennial collection of Great opera : French opera ; Gounod-Bizet-Offenbach-Massenet, scenes from Faust-Carmen-The Tales of Hoffmann-Werther

The Metropolitan centennial collection of Great opera : French opera ; Gounod-Bizet-Offenbach-Massenet, scenes from Faust-Carmen-The Tales of Hoffmann-Werther

Label
The Metropolitan centennial collection of Great opera : French opera ; Gounod-Bizet-Offenbach-Massenet, scenes from Faust-Carmen-The Tales of Hoffmann-Werther
Title
The Metropolitan centennial collection of Great opera
Title remainder
French opera ; Gounod-Bizet-Offenbach-Massenet, scenes from Faust-Carmen-The Tales of Hoffmann-Werther
Title variation
Great opera, French opera
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
782.1
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
Time-Life STL-OP03
Music parts
not applicable
Series statement
The Metropolitan centennial collection of great opera
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Metropolitan centennial collection of Great opera : French opera ; Gounod-Bizet-Offenbach-Massenet, scenes from Faust-Carmen-The Tales of Hoffmann-Werther
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • Sung in French
  • Title from container
  • Various performers
  • Previously released by Angel and RCA (2nd work)
  • Manual sequence
  • Second work recorded in mono
  • Includes, Program notes and texts with English translations (63 p. : ill. (some col.)) laid in container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (63 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm).
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • performed music
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Sides 1 & 2 :
  • Scenes from Faust
  • Gounod (Victoria de los Angeles, Liliane Berton, sopranos ; Nicolai Gedda, tenor ; Ernest Blanc, baritone ; Boris Christoff, bass ; Chorus and Orchestra of the Théàtre de l'Opéra ; André Claytens, conductor)
  • Sides 3 & 4 :
  • Scenes from Carmen
  • Bizet (Licia Albanese, soprano ; Risë Stevens, mezzo-soprano ; Jan Peerce, tenor ; Robert Merrill, baritone ; other soloists ; Robert Shaw Chorale ; RCA Orchestra ; Fritz Reiner, conductor)
  • Sides 5 & 6 :
  • Scenes from The tales of Hoffmann
  • Offenbach (Gianna d'Angelo, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Victoria de los Angeles, sopranos ; Nicolai Gedda, tenor ; Jean-Christoph Benoit, Ernest Blanc, George London, baritones ; other soloists ; Chœurs René Duclos ; Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire ; André Cluytens, conductor)
  • Sides 7 & 8 :
  • Scenes from Werther
  • Massenet (Christine Barbaux, soprano ; Tatiana Troyanos, mezzo-soprano ; Alfredo Kraus, tenor ; Jules Bastin, bass ; Covent Garden Singers ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Michel Plasson, conductor
Dimensions
12 in. +
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
81750193
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo, mono.
Publisher number
STL-OP03
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)8424257
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Metropolitan centennial collection of Great opera : French opera ; Gounod-Bizet-Offenbach-Massenet, scenes from Faust-Carmen-The Tales of Hoffmann-Werther
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • Sung in French
  • Title from container
  • Various performers
  • Previously released by Angel and RCA (2nd work)
  • Manual sequence
  • Second work recorded in mono
  • Includes, Program notes and texts with English translations (63 p. : ill. (some col.)) laid in container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (63 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm).
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • performed music
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Sides 1 & 2 :
  • Scenes from Faust
  • Gounod (Victoria de los Angeles, Liliane Berton, sopranos ; Nicolai Gedda, tenor ; Ernest Blanc, baritone ; Boris Christoff, bass ; Chorus and Orchestra of the Théàtre de l'Opéra ; André Claytens, conductor)
  • Sides 3 & 4 :
  • Scenes from Carmen
  • Bizet (Licia Albanese, soprano ; Risë Stevens, mezzo-soprano ; Jan Peerce, tenor ; Robert Merrill, baritone ; other soloists ; Robert Shaw Chorale ; RCA Orchestra ; Fritz Reiner, conductor)
  • Sides 5 & 6 :
  • Scenes from The tales of Hoffmann
  • Offenbach (Gianna d'Angelo, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Victoria de los Angeles, sopranos ; Nicolai Gedda, tenor ; Jean-Christoph Benoit, Ernest Blanc, George London, baritones ; other soloists ; Chœurs René Duclos ; Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire ; André Cluytens, conductor)
  • Sides 7 & 8 :
  • Scenes from Werther
  • Massenet (Christine Barbaux, soprano ; Tatiana Troyanos, mezzo-soprano ; Alfredo Kraus, tenor ; Jules Bastin, bass ; Covent Garden Singers ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Michel Plasson, conductor
Dimensions
12 in. +
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
81750193
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo, mono.
Publisher number
STL-OP03
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)8424257
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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