Opera


Margery Mayer, contralto *
Metropolitan Opera Auditions of the Air, NYC, Jan. 10, 1944
NBC Symphony, Wilfred Pelletier, Conductor
1. Condotta ell’ era in ceppi, Stride la vampa, from Il Trovatore Verdi
2. Wanting you, from New Moon Romberg
3. Lover come back to me, from New Moon Romberg
Serenade to America, NYC, 1946 & 1947
NBC Symphony, Milton Katims, Conductor
4. Huguette waltz (Love me tonight), from The Vagabond King Friml
5. Chanson Hindoue (Hindu Song), from Sadko Rimsky-Korsakov
Buffalo Philharmonic Pops, Buffalo, NY, 1953
Izler Solomen, Conductor
6. Habanera from Carmen Bizet
7. Sequidilla from Carmen Bizet
8. Thine alone, from Eileen Herbert

* audio transcription by Allan Malmberg

Program and Article about the MET Auditions of the Air, 1944