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Series
Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966
Episode
1907 Through 1909
Producing Organization
WBUR (Radio station : Boston, Mass.)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-348gjr4d
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Description
1907 -1909. Beginning of Gatti's reign. Toscanini arrives. New talent: Emmy Destinn, Maria Gay, Frances Alda, Pasquale Amato, Adamo Didur.
Documentary series on history of the Metropolitan Opera Company ("The Met") in its original home at Broadway and 39th Street in New York. "The Met" closed its old location on April 16, 1966. Series includes interviews and rare recordings of noted performers.
Broadcast
1966-10-11
Topics
Performing Arts
History
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:29:06
Credits
Host: Cross, Milton, 1897-1975
Host: Kastendieck, Miles
Performer: Destinnova_, Ema, 1878-1930
Performer: Gay, Maria, 1879-1943
Performer: Alda, Frances
Performer: Amato, Pasquale
Performer: Didur, Adam, 1874-1946
Producer: Calhoun, Richard
Producing Organization: WBUR (Radio station : Boston, Mass.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 66-41-8 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:28:54
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Citations
Chicago: “Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1907 Through 1909,” 1966-10-11, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed June 22, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-348gjr4d.
MLA: “Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1907 Through 1909.” 1966-10-11. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. June 22, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-348gjr4d>.
APA: Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1907 Through 1909. Boston, MA: University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-348gjr4d