Bjorling, Jussi: Broadcast Concerts 1937-1960
WEST HILL RADIO ARCHIVES WHRA 6036

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General information
Released: 2010
Number of records: 4
Format: CD
Sound type: M
Notes:

with announcements

Tracklist
disc 1
1
If I Could Tell You, 1940
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1945-11-19
NBC Studios, New York
2
Gesang (An Sylvia, Who is Sylvia?) (Was ist Silvia), A, op.106/4, D.891, 1826, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1945-11-19
NBC Studios, New York
Sung in English
3
Manon, opéra-comique, 1883, Act II, Instant charmant / En fermant les yeux (Le Rêve), recitativo and aria (Le Chevalier des Grieux, Manon Lescaut)
Howard Barlow - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Le Chevalier des Grieux
1945-11-19
NBC Studios, New York
4
Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair (I dream of Jeanie with the light brown hair), F, –1854, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1945-11-19
NBC Studios, New York
5
Martha, oder Der Markt zu Richmond, romantische-komische Oper, c1847, Act III, Ach! so fromm, ach! so traut (Lyonel)
Howard Barlow - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Lyonel
1945-11-19
NBC Studios, New York
Sung in Italian
6
In my Garden (A garden sweet), 1933
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1945-11-19
NBC Studios, New York
7
If I Could Tell You, 1940
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1946-01-21
NBC Studios, New York
8
Maytime, musical, 1917, Act I, Will You Remember (Sweetheart)?
Eleanor Steber - Soprano
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1946-01-21
NBC Studios, New York
9
For You Alone
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1946-01-21
NBC Studios, New York
10
Il trovatore, dramma, 1853, Act IV, Ah, che la morte ognora, duet (Choir, Leonora, Manrico)
Howard Barlow - Conductor
Eleanor Steber - Soprano | Leonora
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Manrico
1946-01-21
NBC Studios, New York
Timing together with Miserere d'un'alma
10
Il trovatore, dramma, 1853, Act IV, Miserere d'un'alma già vicina, recitativo (Choir, Leonora)
Howard Barlow - Conductor
Eleanor Steber - Soprano | Leonora
1946-01-21
NBC Studios, New York
11
If I Could Tell You, 1940
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1946-03-25
NBC Studios, New York
12
Hjertets melodier, op.5, 1864, 3. Jeg elsker dig, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1946-03-25
NBC Studios, New York
13
Jocelyn, op.100, 1887, Act II, Cachés dans cet asile (Berceuse) (Jocelyn)
Howard Barlow - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Jocelyn
1946-03-25
NBC Studios, New York
Sung in English
14
Parce Que, 1902
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1946-03-25
NBC Studios, New York
Sung in English
15
The Princess Pat, operetta, 1915, Act II, Neapolitan Love Song (T'amo!)
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1946-03-25
NBC Studios, New York
16
In my Garden (A garden sweet), 1933
Howard Barlow - Conductor
1946-03-25
NBC Studios, New York
17
Faust, opéra, CG.4, 1859, Act III, Quel trouble inconnu (Faust)
Fritz Reiner - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Faust
1946-05-12
Masonic Temple Theatre, Detroit
17
Faust, opéra, CG.4, 1859, Act III, Salut! demeure chaste et pure (Faust's Cavatina), cavatina (Faust)
Fritz Reiner - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Faust
1946-05-12
Masonic Temple Theatre, Detroit
Timing together with Quel trouble inconnu
18
3 Sånger, op.10, 1895, 1. Jungfrun under lind, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Fritz Reiner - Conductor
1946-05-12
Masonic Temple Theatre, Detroit
19
Land, du välsignade, 1923, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Fritz Reiner - Conductor
1946-05-12
Masonic Temple Theatre, Detroit
20
Mother o' Mine, B♭, 1903, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Fritz Reiner - Conductor
1946-05-12
Masonic Temple Theatre, Detroit
21
La bohème, opera, SC.67, 1896, Act I, O soave fanciulla (Rodolfo, Marcello, Mimì)
Karl Kritz - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Rodolfo
Licia Albanese - Soprano | Mimì
1949-09-24
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
22
Interview with Dorothy Caruso
Dorothy Caruso - Speaker
1951-02-16
23
Interview with Jussi Björling
Jussi Björling - Speaker
1951-02-16
24
Pagliacci, dramma, 1892, Act I, Vesti la giubba, aria (Canio)
unknown orchestra - Orchestra
unknown conductor - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Canio
1951-02-16
NBC Studios, New York
Timing together with Recitar!
24
Pagliacci, dramma, 1892, Act I, Recitar! Mentre presso dal delirio, recitativo (Canio)
unknown orchestra - Orchestra
unknown conductor - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Canio
1951-02-16
NBC Studios, New York
disc 2
1
La bohème, opera, SC.67, 1896, Act I, Che gelida manina (Rodolfo)
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Rodolfo
1949-10-23
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
2
La bohème, opera, SC.67, 1896, Act I, O soave fanciulla (Rodolfo, Marcello, Mimì)
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Rodolfo
Anna-Lisa Björling - Soprano | Mimì
1949-10-23
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
3
Manon, opéra-comique, 1883, Act III, Je suis seul!/Ah! fuyez, douce image, aria (Le Chevalier des Grieux)
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Le Chevalier des Grieux
1949-10-23
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
4
Roméo et Juliette, opéra, CG.9, 1867, Act IV, Introduction
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
1949-10-23
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
5
Roméo et Juliette, opéra, CG.9, 1867, Act IV, Va! Je t'ai pardonné/Nuit d'hyménée, duet (Juliette, Roméo)
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
Anna-Lisa Björling - Soprano | Juliette
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Roméo
1949-10-23
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
6
La Gioconda, op.9, 1876, Act II, Cielo e mar!, aria (Enzo)
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Enzo
1951-09-30
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
7
4 Canzoni d'Amaranta, 1907, 2. L'alba sepàra dalla luce l'ombra, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
1951-09-30
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
8
Tosca, melodramma, SC.69, 1900, Act III, E lucevan le stelle, aria (Cavaradossi)
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Cavaradossi
1951-09-30
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
9
Roméo et Juliette, opéra, CG.9, 1867, Act IV, Introduction
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
1951-09-30
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
10
Roméo et Juliette, opéra, CG.9, 1867, Act IV, Va! Je t'ai pardonné/Nuit d'hyménée, duet (Juliette, Roméo)
Gaetano Merola - Conductor
Bidu Sayão - Soprano | Juliette
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Roméo
1951-09-30
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
11
3 Ballader, 1869, 1. Trollsjön (Högt upp bland bergets granar), f#
1949-04-11
Carnegie Hall, New York
12
7 Dikter, op.28, R.63, 1908, 6. Skogen sofver, f
1949-04-11
Carnegie Hall, New York
13
I drömmen du är mig nära, D♭, 1890
1949-04-11
Carnegie Hall, New York
14
Trots Allt, 1936, 4. Tristans Död (Har ödets skepp från min kärleks jord), b, 1935
1949-04-11
Carnegie Hall, New York
15
Jussi Bjorling Announces His First Encore
Jussi Björling - Speaker
1949-04-11
Carnegie Hall, New York
16
4 Canzoni d'Amaranta, 1907, 2. L'alba sepàra dalla luce l'ombra
1949-04-11
Carnegie Hall, New York
17
Jussi Bjorling Announces His Second Encore
Jussi Björling - Speaker
1949-04-11
Carnegie Hall, New York
18
3 Sånger, op.10, 1895, 1. Jungfrun under lind
1949-04-11
Carnegie Hall, New York
disc 3
1
Mattinata (L'aurora di bianco vestita), 1904, Arrangement for Tenor and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1948-03-15
NBC Studios, New York
2
12 Romances, op.21, 1902, 5. Lilacs, op.21/5, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1948-03-15
NBC Studios, New York
3
Clorinda, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1948-03-15
NBC Studios, New York
4
Manon, opéra-comique, 1883, Act III, Je suis seul!/Ah! fuyez, douce image, aria (Le Chevalier des Grieux)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Le Chevalier des Grieux
1948-03-15
NBC Studios, New York
5
Schwanengesang, D.957, 1828, 4. Ständchen (Leise flehen meine Lieder), d, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1949-04-04
NBC Studios, New York
6
The Princess Pat, operetta, 1915, Act II, Neapolitan Love Song (T'amo!)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1949-04-04
NBC Studios, New York
7
Cavalleria rusticana, melodrama, 1890, Mamma, quel vino è generoso (Turiddu, Lucia, Santuzza, Choir)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Turiddu
1949-04-04
NBC Studios, New York
8
6 Lieder, TrV.149, op.17, 1887, 2. Ständchen (Mach' auf, mach' auf, doch leise, mein Kind), Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1949-11-07
NBC Studios, New York
9
Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair (I dream of Jeanie with the light brown hair), F, –1854, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1949-11-07
NBC Studios, New York
10
La bohème, opera, SC.67, 1896, Act I, Che gelida manina (Rodolfo)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Rodolfo
1949-11-07
NBC Studios, New York
11
L'Africaine, opera, 1864, Act IV, Pays merveilleux, recitativo (Vasco de Gama)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Vasco de Gama
1950-10-23
NBC Studios, New York
Sung in Italian
11
L'Africaine, opera, 1864, Act IV, O Paradis!, aria (Vasco de Gama)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Vasco de Gama
1950-10-23
NBC Studios, New York
Timing together with Pays merveilleux. Sung in Italian
12
6 Romances, op.4, 1893, 3. In the Silence of the Secret Night, D, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1950-10-23
NBC Studios, New York
13
Zueignung, 1940
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1950-10-23
NBC Studios, New York
14
Andrea Chénier, dramma istorico, 1896, Act IV, Come un bel dì di maggio, aria (Chénier)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Chénier
1950-10-23
NBC Studios, New York
15
Manon, opéra-comique, 1883, Act II, Instant charmant / En fermant les yeux (Le Rêve), recitativo and aria (Le Chevalier des Grieux, Manon Lescaut)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Le Chevalier des Grieux
1951-01-08
NBC Studios, New York
16
3 Sånger, op.10, 1895, 1. Jungfrun under lind, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1951-01-08
NBC Studios, New York
17
For You Alone
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1951-01-08
NBC Studios, New York
18
Manon Lescaut, dramma lirico, SC.64, Act I, Donna non vidi mai, aria (Des Grieux)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Des Grieux
1951-01-08
NBC Studios, New York
19
La bohème, opera, SC.67, 1896, Act I, Si sente meglio?/Oh! sventata, sventata! (Rodolfo, Mimì)
Symphony of the Air - Orchestra
Max Rudolf - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Rodolfo
Renata Tebaldi - Soprano | Mimì
1956-01-30
NBC Studios, New York
from Oh! sventata, sventata!
20
La bohème, opera, SC.67, 1896, Act I, Che gelida manina (Rodolfo)
Symphony of the Air - Orchestra
Max Rudolf - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Rodolfo
1956-01-30
NBC Studios, New York
21
La bohème, opera, SC.67, 1896, Act I, Sì. Mi chiamano Mimi (Rodolfo, Mimì)
Symphony of the Air - Orchestra
Max Rudolf - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Rodolfo
Renata Tebaldi - Soprano | Mimì
1956-01-30
NBC Studios, New York
22
La bohème, opera, SC.67, 1896, Act I, O soave fanciulla (Rodolfo, Marcello, Mimì)
Symphony of the Air - Orchestra
Max Rudolf - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Rodolfo
Renata Tebaldi - Soprano | Mimì
1956-01-30
NBC Studios, New York
disc 4
1
Spoken Greetings to the American Public
Jussi Björling - Speaker
1937-10-03
Sveriges Radio, Stockholm
2
Tosca, melodramma, SC.69, 1900, Act I, Recondita armonia di belezza, aria (Cavaradossi)
Ernő Rapée - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Cavaradossi
1937-12-05
Carnegie Hall, New York
3
L'Africaine, opera, 1864, Act IV, Pays merveilleux, recitativo (Vasco de Gama)
Ernő Rapée - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Vasco de Gama
1937-12-05
Carnegie Hall, New York
Sung in Italian
3
L'Africaine, opera, 1864, Act IV, O Paradis!, aria (Vasco de Gama)
Ernő Rapée - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Vasco de Gama
1937-12-05
Carnegie Hall, New York
Timing together with Pays merveilleux. Sung in Italian
4
La forza del destino, opera (Final version), 1869, Act III, Solenne in quest'ora, recitativo (Don Carlo di Vargas, Don Alvaro)
Ernő Rapée - Conductor
Donald Dickson - Baritone | Don Carlo di Vargas
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Don Alvaro
1937-12-05
Carnegie Hall, New York
5
Faust, opéra, CG.4, 1859, Act V, Alerte ! alerte ! / Quittons ce lieu sombre / Anges pure, trio (Méphistophélès, Marguerite, Faust)
Ernő Rapée - Conductor
Donald Dickson - Bass-baritone | Méphistophélès
Grace Moore - Soprano | Marguerite
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Faust
1937-12-05
Carnegie Hall, New York
Sung in Swedish
6
Pagliacci, dramma, 1892, Act I, Vesti la giubba, aria (Canio)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Canio
1951-03-12
Carnegie Hall, New York
Timing together with Recitar!
6
Pagliacci, dramma, 1892, Act I, Recitar! Mentre presso dal delirio, recitativo (Canio)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Canio
1951-03-12
Carnegie Hall, New York
7
Aida, opera, 1871, Act I, Celeste Aida, aria (Radames)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Radames
1951-03-12
Carnegie Hall, New York
Timing together with Se quel Guerrier Io fossi!
7
Aida, opera, 1871, Act I, Se quel Guerrier Io fossi!, recitativo (Radames)
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Radames
1951-03-12
Carnegie Hall, New York
8
The Rose of Tralee (The pale moon was rising above), ballad, A♭, c1850, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Donald Voorhees - Conductor
1951-03-12
Carnegie Hall, New York
9
Jocelyn, op.100, 1887, Act II, Cachés dans cet asile (Berceuse) (Jocelyn)
Nils Grevillius - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Jocelyn
1949-08-11
Lilla salen, Konserthuset, Stockholm
Sung in English
10
Lohengrin, romantische Oper, WWV.75, c1847, Act III, In fernem Land, unnahbar euren Schritten (Lohengrin's Narration) (Lohengrin, Heinrich der Vogler, Chorus), Arrangement for Voice and Piano
Harry Ebert - Piano
1954-12-20
Södersjukhuset, Stockholm
Sung in Swedish
11
4 Visor i svenska folkton, op.5, ?1892, 1. När jag för mig själv i mörka skogen går, g
Harry Ebert - Piano
1954-12-20
Södersjukhuset, Stockholm
12
3 Sånger, 1922, 3. Till Havs (Nu blåser havets friska vind ifrån sydväst)
Harry Ebert - Piano
1954-12-20
Södersjukhuset, Stockholm
13
Cantique de Noël, 1847
Harry Ebert - Piano
1954-12-20
Södersjukhuset, Stockholm
Sung in Swedish
14
3 Ballader, 1869, 1. Trollsjön (Högt upp bland bergets granar), f#
Harry Ebert - Piano
1952-05-25
Solliden, Skansen, Stockholm
15
Land, du välsignade, 1923
Harry Ebert - Piano
1952-05-25
Solliden, Skansen, Stockholm
16
Der Bettelstudent, operetta, c1882, Act III, Ich hab' kein Geld, bin vogelfrei (Symon), Arrangement for Voice and Piano
Harry Ebert - Piano
1952-05-25
Solliden, Skansen, Stockholm
Sung in Swedish
17
7 Dikter, op.28, R.63, 1908, 5. Jag längtar dig, D, Arrangement for Voice and Orchestra
Nils Grevillius - Conductor
1960-08-05
Göteborgs Konserthus, Gothenburg
18
Eugene Onegin, op.24, TH.5, 1878, Act II, Kuda, kuda, kuda vy udalilis, aria (Lensky)
Nils Grevillius - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Lensky
1960-08-05
Göteborgs Konserthus, Gothenburg
Sung in Swedish
19
Lohengrin, romantische Oper, WWV.75, c1847, Act III, In fernem Land, unnahbar euren Schritten (Lohengrin's Narration) (Lohengrin, Heinrich der Vogler, Chorus)
Nils Grevillius - Conductor
Jussi Björling - Tenor | Lohengrin
1960-08-05
Göteborgs Konserthus, Gothenburg
Sung in Swedish