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Series
Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966
Episode
1909 Through 1913
Producing Organization
WBUR (Radio station : Boston, Mass.)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-vq2s906p
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Description
1909 -1913. Hammerstein, a competitor, is forced to sell out, leaving the Met supreme in New York. Puccini attends premiere of Fanciulla del West. Recordings by Bori, Margarete Matzenauer, Luisa Tetrazzini.
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
1966-11-10
Topics
Performing Arts
History
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:29:08
Credits
Host: Cross, Milton, 1897-1975
Host: Kastendieck, Miles
Performer: Bori, Lucrezia, 1887-1960
Performer: Matzenauer, Margarete, 1881-1963
Performer: Tetrazzini, Luisa, 1871-1940
Producer: Calhoun, Richard
Producing Organization: WBUR (Radio station : Boston, Mass.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 66-41-10 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:29:16
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Citations
Chicago: “Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1909 Through 1913,” 1966-11-10, 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-vq2s906p.
MLA: “Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1909 Through 1913.” 1966-11-10. 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-vq2s906p>.
APA: Hall of song: The 'Met,' 1883-1966; 1909 Through 1913. 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-vq2s906p