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The Resource The ballad of Baby Doe : an opera, by Douglas Moore & John Latouche, (CD)

The ballad of Baby Doe : an opera, by Douglas Moore & John Latouche, (CD)

Label
The ballad of Baby Doe : an opera
Title
The ballad of Baby Doe
Title remainder
an opera
Statement of responsibility
by Douglas Moore & John Latouche
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Operatic interpretation of the love story of silver baron Horace Tabor and Baby Doe (Elizabeth McCourt)
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
  • other
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1893-1969
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Douglas
Date time place
"The reissue... commemorates the 40th anniversary of this legendary New York City Opera recording, which was recorded in June 1959, and the 70th birthday of Beverly Sills on May 25, 1999"--Booklet, p. 9
Dewey number
782.1
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1500.M66
LC item number
B35 1999
PerformerNote
Beverly Sills, soprano ; Frances Bible, mezzo-soprano ; Walter Cassel, baritone ; other soloists ; Chorus and Orchestra of the New York City Opera ; Emerson Buckley, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1956
  • 1916-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Latouche, John
  • Sills, Beverly
  • Bible, Frances
  • Cassel, Walter
  • Buckley, Emerson
  • New York City Opera
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Baby Doe
Label
The ballad of Baby Doe : an opera, by Douglas Moore & John Latouche, (CD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Deutsche Grammophon : 289 465 148-2 (289 465 149-2--289 465 150-2)
  • "The recording was originally released [in 1959] on MGM 3GC-1, Heliodor H 25035-3, remastered by DGG and released as 2709-061"--Booklet, p. 9
  • Introduction by Beverly Sills, program notes (in part by the composer), synopsis, brief biographies of principal singers, "The real Baby Doe story", and libretto (63 p.) in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
rcl00019925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 compact discs (134 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
rcl00019925
Other control number
028946514825
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
  • 289 465 148-2
  • 289 465 149-2
  • 289 465 150-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) 1430343
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The ballad of Baby Doe : an opera, by Douglas Moore & John Latouche, (CD)
Publication
Note
  • Deutsche Grammophon : 289 465 148-2 (289 465 149-2--289 465 150-2)
  • "The recording was originally released [in 1959] on MGM 3GC-1, Heliodor H 25035-3, remastered by DGG and released as 2709-061"--Booklet, p. 9
  • Introduction by Beverly Sills, program notes (in part by the composer), synopsis, brief biographies of principal singers, "The real Baby Doe story", and libretto (63 p.) in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
rcl00019925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 compact discs (134 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
rcl00019925
Other control number
028946514825
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
  • 289 465 148-2
  • 289 465 149-2
  • 289 465 150-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) 1430343
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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