The warrior


Rogers, Bernard, 1893-1968
Corwin, Norman, 1910-2011
Stiedry, Fritz
Resnik, Regina, 1922-2013
Harrell, Mack
Schon, Kenneth
Jordan, Irene, 1919-
Marlowe, Anthony
Knight, Felix
Baker, John, 1911-
Hawkins, Osie
Garris, John, 1911-1949
Hayward, Thomas, 1917-1995
Hargrave, William (Bass)
Ditson Fund Recordings Archive
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Chorus
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra
The warrior
Collection Name
Ditson Fund Recordings Archive.
Operas; Live sound recordings
music; sound recordings
music; sound recordings
Jan. 11, 1947
Physical Description
1 online resource
Note (Funding)
Grammy Foundation Archiving & Preservation Grant
Opera in 4 scenes.
Libretto by Norman Corwin after the Biblical story of Samson and Delilah.
Title from CD-ROM container-insert as transcribed from the original item.
Original manual sequence discs digitized on consecutive files: DIT.059.01a, DIT.059.01b, DIT.059.02a ... DIT.059.07a.
Originally recorded under the auspices of The Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University.
Forms part of: Ditson Fund Recordings Archive.
Digitization of original sound recording (7 sound discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 12 in.)
File numbers: DIT.059.01a-b--DIT.059.07a.
Related CD identification no.: 622221314819 (CD-ROM-1); 622221314821 (CD-ROM 2); 622221314822 (CD-ROM 3); 622221314823 (CD-ROM 4); 622221314824 (CD-ROM-5); 622221314825 (CD-ROM-6); 622221314827 (CD-ROM-7)
Numbers on original items: SR631 W93 1-2--SR631 W93 13.
Recorded live: Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Jan. 11, 1947; recording taken from a Texaco-Metropolitan opera radio broadcast
Note (Performers)
Regina Resnik (Delilah) ; Mack Harrell (Samson) ; Kenneth Schon (Officer) ; Irene Jordan (Boy) ; Anthony Marlowe, Felix Knight, John Baker, Osie Hawkins (Philistine lords) ; John Garris, Thomas Hayward, William Hargrave (captains) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Max Rudolf, conductor.
No linguistic content
Library Location
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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