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Series
Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966
Episode
1941 Through 1945
Producing Organization
WBUR (Radio station : Boston, Mass.)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-c824g671
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Description
Episode Description
1941 -1945. The war years and their effect on the Met. Dorothy Kirsten is interviewed about behind-the-scenes complications which take place during every opera season.
Other Description
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 Date
1967-03-31
Topics
Performing Arts
History
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:30:16
Credits
Host: Cross, Milton, 1897-1975
Host: Kastendieck, Miles
Interviewee: Kirsten, Dorothy, 1910-1992
Producer: Calhoun, Richard
Producing Organization: WBUR (Radio station : Boston, Mass.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 66-41-30 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:29:58
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Citations
Chicago: “Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1941 Through 1945,” 1967-03-31, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed November 30, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-c824g671.
MLA: “Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1941 Through 1945.” 1967-03-31. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. November 30, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-c824g671>.
APA: Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1941 Through 1945. 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-c824g671