[Met Concert/Gala] CID:115270
Gala Concert. Metropolitan Opera House: 03/25/1934.


Metropolitan Opera House
March 25, 1934


GALA CONCERT

Martha: Overture

Fauré: Aprčs un ręve
Messager: Fortunio: La maison grise
Traditional: C'est l'aviron
Imperial Grenadiers Quartet of Canada

Snegurochka: Act I Aria
Thalia Sabanieeva

Loewe: Der Nöck
Schumann: Die beiden Grenadiere
Ludwig Hofmann
Karl Riedel, Piano

Tosca: Vissi d'arte
Göta Ljungberg

Don Giovanni: Il mio tesoro
Charles Hackett

Il Trovatore: Stride la vampa
Maria Olszewska

Merry Mount: Bradford's Act I Aria
Richard Bonelli

Der Freischütz: Leise leise
Editha Fleischer


Henry Hadley: Fosteriana [Premiere]
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Stephen Foster: Medley: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair; Ah May the Red Rose Live Alway; Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming (arranged by Royal Andrew Merwin)
Imperial Grenadiers Quartet of Canada
Royal Andrew Merwin, piano

Shilkret: Plantation Dance
Lou Raderman, violin

Shilkret: Negro Spiritual
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Jacques Wolfe: G'wine to Hebbin'
Arthur Anderson

Friml: Rose Marie: Indian Love Call
Helen Gleason

Del Riego: O Dry Those Tears
Doris Doe

McGill: Duna
Bartlett: A Dream
Eric Coates: I Heard You Singing
Charles Hackett

Grofé: Grand Canyon Suite: On the Trail; Sunset; Cloudburst
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Oley Speaks: Sylvia
Frederick Jagel

Grofé: Mississippi Suite: Old Creole Days
Grace Divine

Grofé: Mississippi Suite: Mardi Gras
Male Quartet

Hayden Wood: Roses of Picardy (arranged by Charles Eggett)
Paul Althouse
Charles Hackett
Frederick Jagel


De Koven: Robin Hood: Then hey for the merry greenwood
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Robin Hood: Sir cavaliers
Phradie Wells
Grace Divine
Paul Althouse
Louis D'Angelo

Robin Hood: Brown October ale
Richard Bonelli
American Ensemble

Robin Hood: Sweetheart my own sweetheart
Richard Bonelli

Robin Hood: Tinker's song
Charles Hackett
Louis D'Angelo
James Wolfe

Robin Hood: O promise me
Phradie Wells

Robin Hood: Farewell to old Sherwood
American Ensemble


Faure: Les rameaux
Paul Althouse

Otto Cesana: Negro Heaven
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Herbert: It Happened in Nordland: Absinthe's frappé
Dorothea Flexer

Herbert: The Red Mill: Because you're you
Grace Divine
James Wolfe

Herbert: The Only Girl: When you're away
Lillian Clark

Herbert: Babes in Toyland: I can't do that sum
Doris Doe

Herbert: Naughty Marietta: I'm falling in love with someone
Frederick Jagel

Herbert: Ah my heart is back in Napoli
Pearl Besuner
American Ensemble

Conductor...............Wilfred Pelletier

The singers of the American Ensemble were:
Pearl Besuner, Lillian Clark, Grace Divine, Doris Doe, Dorothea Flexer, Helen Gleason, Phradie Wells, Paul Althouse, Arthur Anderson, Richard Bonelli, Louis D'Angelo, Charles Hackett, Frederick Jagel, James Wolfe.



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