RPTF/ARSC Sound Collections Database

Aïda : radio broadcast, 1940-01-19 [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni.

Description:
Rose Bampton (Aida) ; Arthur Carron (Radames) ; Bruna Castagna (Amneris) ; Leonard Warren (Amonasro) ; Nicola Moscona (Ramfis) ; John Gurney (King) ; Lodovico Oliviero (messenger) ; Thelma Votipka (priestess) ; Ruthanna Boris, Grant Mouradoff (dancers) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Ettore Panizza, conductor ; Milton Cross, broadcast announcer. Broadcast contains Act 2 only.
Repository/Collector:
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
Repository/Collector Type:
Municipal
City:
New York
State:
New York
Country:
United States
Extent:
1 recording
Content types:
Sounds
Historical relevance:
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 19, 1940, station unknown.
Online finding aid:
View on catalog.nypl.org