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PROGRAMS - Opera - Unsigned

Collectible unsigned programs from opera performances. All items listed are in stock, all original.

PROGRAMS - Opera - Unsigned, Opera Autographs

(Item #: N1799-F3)

Recital program, 1950, Marian Anderson at Teatro Colon, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Full program, Anderson sings Bach and Brahms, also Strauss, Ginastera, etc

PRICE: $25.00 USD

(Item #: B1505-17-11)

Edinburgh Festival 1949. Full festival program with complete performance details. Thomas Beecham, John Barbirolli, Ernst Bloch conducting own works, Ernest Ansermet, Rafael Kubelik, Adolf Busch, Rudolf Serkin, Bruno Walter and Kathleen Ferrier (Mahler Kindertotenlieder), André Cluytens and Ginette Neveu, Monique de la Bruchollerie, Busch Quartet,  recital by Ginette Neveu and Jean Neveu, recital by Kathleen Ferrier and Bruno Walter at the piano. Opera performances conducted by Vitorio Gui with Ljuba Welitsch, Suzanne Danco, Sena Jurinac

PRICE: $65.00 USD

(Item #: B0227b-Bx17)

14 programs from early 1930s from the famous opera house in Charlottenburg, Berlin (15.5 x 23.5 cm, circa 20 pages), richly illustrated, many pictures and portraits of singers, all in excellent condition.

Madame Butterfly: 26. Dec 1929, Simone Boccanegra: 8. Nov 1930, Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor: 27. Jun 1931, Samson et Dalila: 12. Sept 1931, Samson et Dalila: 20. Sept 1931, Macbeth: 1 Oct 1931 (handbill), Boheme: 17. Oct 1931: Die Afrikanerin: 1. Nov 1931, Aida: 8. Nov 1931, Macbeth: 22. Nov 1931, Macbeth: 12. Dec 1931, Das Spitzentuch der Konigin - Johann Strauss: 23. Feb 1932, Nozze di Figaro: 12. April 1932, Rigoletto: 20. September 1932.
Conductors: Fritz Stiedry, Paul Breisach, Robert Denzler, Georg Sebastian, Kurt Teichmann, Werner Ladwig  Singers: Maria Ivogun, Sigrid Onegin, Marguerite Perras, Ruth Berglund, Erna Berger, Kerstin Thorborg, Beata Malkin, Emma Zador, Elsa Juelich, Rosalind von Schirach, Henriette Gottlieb, Margret Pfahl, Irene Eisinger, Elisabeth Friedrich and Henk Noort, Hans Fidesser, Koloman Pataky, Ivar Andresen, Carl Hartmann, Otto Wolf, Hans Reinmar, Georg Wieter, Max Roth, Franz Sauer, Mario Saletzki, Anton Baumann, Gerhard Huesch, Paul Feher, Edwin Heyer, Emil Nitsch, Erich Fuchs, Max Kerner, Fred Destal, Lutz Altschul, Gerhard Pechner, Rudolf Gonszar. 
Also included is a menu of the opera restaurant of 1931 (folder 21 x 15 cm, mint condition) and a brochure (30 x 23 cm, 4 pages, folder) for the season 1925/26 with names of complete cast (among other singers Melchior, Graarud, Kipnis, Lehmann, Ivogun). Musical director was Bruno Walter.

PRICE: $100.00 USD

(Item #: B1107A-Bx9-K)
Group of 9 mini-programs (3.5 x 5.75 inches each page) from the city theater in Bielefeld, Germany, for opera performances. Some with ticket stubs, see artists´ names in scans.

PRICE: $65.00 USD

(Item #: B0893A-Bx5-2)
Two programs from Berlin State Opera, years 1927 and 1929, with Leo Blech conducting Carmen (1927) and Gotterdammerung (1929). Full programs with all pages and covers, 6 x 8.5 inches, in excellent condition. See scans of cast pages.

PRICE: $30.00 USD

(Item #: N1659-CL-F2)

Performers are Emma Calve, Bauermeister, Ancona, Engle. Announcements for upcoming performances with many Met stars, 4 pages

PRICE: $35.00 USD

(Item #: B0981-Bx9-G)

Lot of 9 playbills Vienna singing recitals 1900-1912:

1) Recital of singer Paul Schmedes. Brahms, Josef Marx and Hugo Wolf. Vienna, 9 Februar 1912. At the piano : Ferdinand Foll, a close friend of Hugo Wolf Recital of several singers. Carl Lafite at the piano. 2) Vienna Musikverein, 18 May 1912. Hugo Wolf, Richard Strauss, Carl Lafite, Verdi, Donizetti,etc. 3) Recital of singer Lula Mysz-Gmeiner. Liszt, Brahms, Marx, Hugo Wolf. Vienna, 23 February 1911. 4) Recital of Julia Culp, the Dutch Nightingale. Schubert, Wolf, Schumann. Vienna, 17 January 1912. At the piano : Ferdinand Foll, a close friend of Hugo Wolf.  5) Recital of the famous Dutch singer Johannes Messchaert. Hugo Wolf, Oscar Posa, Schumann. Vienna, 2 April 1911. 6) Recital of singer Ferdinand Jaeger. Schubert, Hugo Wolf. Musikverein Vienna, 28 October 1905. At the piano : Ferdinand Foll. Both Ferdinand Foll and Ferdinand Jaeger were close friends of Hugo Wolf. 7) Recital of singer Theodor Scheidl. Schubert, Brahms, Schumann, Loewe, Verdi, Hermann and Hugo Wolf. Vienna 14 april 1910. 8) Recital of singers Ellen Brandt Forster and Fritz Schrodter at the Vienna Musikverein. February 21st, 1900. Haydn, Schumann, Weber, Beethoven, Rubinstein, Brahms, Hugo Wolf. 9) Actress Irma Marazzi Diligenti and Ferdinand Jager. Schubert, Hugo Wolf and Richard Strauss. Also singing is Louise Klasen. Vienna 26 april 1902.

PRICE: $120.00 USD

(Item #: B1651-20)

Contemporary music festival program in the Third Reich - Frankfurt 1939. Internationales Musikfest Frankfurt am Main, June 15- 24th, 1939. Opera and concerts. Conductor : Franz Konwitschny. Yvonne Lefebvre, piano. Very rare

Maass: Feiermusik für Orchester.  Sutermeister: Divertimento. Ravel: Klavierkonzert. Petridis: Sinfonie  1.  Evangelatos: Vorspiel. David: Partita für Orchester. Weismann:  Violinkonzert. Holenia: Ständchen. Lualdi: Samnium and Daphne  (Strauss).  19,5 x 12,5 cm. Paperback, 84 pages, richly illustrated with  lots of portraits , many full page illustration and in color.

PRICE: $75.00 USD

(Item #: M4670-CL-CL4)
Full program for a performance of Tosca by the role creator, Hariclea Darclee, at Teatro de la Opera, Bs Aires, Argentina, June 14th, 1902. World premiere conductor Leopoldo Mugnone was at the podium, cast also includes Edoardo Garbin and Mario Ancona. Size is 7 x 10.25 inches, in excellent condition.

PRICE: $60.00 USD

(Item #: N1663-CL-F2)

Full concert recital program, De Los Angeles sings music by Marcello, Schumann, Respighi, Brahms, Pizzetti

PRICE: $25.00 USD

(Item #: B1515-4-3)

Program Der fliegende Hollander at the Paris Opera, May 28th 1905, 4 pages, 5.25 x 8.5 inches, lots of annoucements of upcoming performances inside. Renaud, Beyle, Vieuille, etc

PRICE: $25.00 USD

(Item #: B1608-4-B)

Der Ring des Nibelungen at the Staatsoper Berlin 1929. Complete set of 4 cast pages, December 1st through 8th, 1929. Conductor: Max Von Schillings. In the cast: Friedrich Schorr, Fritz Soot, Friedrich Plaschke, Emanuel List, Lauritz Melchior, Beatrice Sutter, Maria Muller, Theodor Scheidl. 

PRICE: $40.00 USD

(Item #: B0863A-Bx9-B)

Group of 3 full program, with all pages and covers. Lohengrin, Dec 1916 - Die Walkure, October 1916 and Parsifal, Dec 1916. Each one is complete, 6 x 9.75 inches, in excellent condition. See scans.

PRICE: $45.00 USD

(Item #: M4678-CL-CL5)
Full program for a performance of this Mozart opera at Teatro de la Opera, Bs Aires, Argentina, July 29th, 1906, with Giuseppe de Luca in the title role, Rosina Storchio as Zerlina, Giuseppe Anselmi as Don Ottavio. Conducted by Arturo Toscanini. Size is 5.5 x 10.25 inches, damage on covers, otherwise in good condition.

PRICE: $45.00 USD

(Item #: B0225)

Lot of 12 programs 23 x 16.5 cm, circa 50 pages, richly illustrated, many full page pictures and portraits of singers. Excellent condition. + 1 program of 1940 with full page pictures of Maria Cebotari and Mathieu Ahlersmeyer and scene pictures of Martha Rohs, Magarete Teschemacher, Kurt Boehme, Torsten Ralf and other (21 x 15 cm, 24 pages, excellent condition). Don Pistacchio ‚¬€œ Cherubini: 11. Marz 1927, Fra Diavolo: 26. Juni 1927, Andre Chenier: 19. Okt 1927 (with news paper cutting), Madame Butterfly: 20. Jan 1928, Carmen: 26. Feb 1928, Freischutz: 28. March 1928, Margarete ‚¬€œ Gounod: 2. May 1928, Zar und Zimmermann: 14 Dec 1928, Xerxes (Serse ‚¬€œ Haendel): 5. Oct 1928, Pique Dame: 23. Feb 1929, Hoffmanns Erzaehlungen: 8. June 1929, Ein Maskenball: 6. June 1930. Conductors: Kurt Striegler, Hermann Kutzschbach, Willy Czernik Singers: Elisa Stünzner, Angela Kolniak, Helene Jung, Irma Tervani, Erna Berger, Grete Nikisch, Anne Roselle, Elsa Kment and Max Lorenz, Tino Pattiera, Hanns Lange, Robert Burg, Ivar Andresen, Heinrich Tessmer, Curt Taucher, Max Hirzel, Adolph Schoepflin, Friedrich Ernst, Robert Buessel, Friedrich Plaschke, Paul Sch÷ffler, Rudolf Schmalnauer, Willy Bader, Ludwig Ermold.

PRICE: $195.00 USD

(Item #: B1493-17-11)

Fritz Feinhals, the German baritone, recital with the Kurhaus Orchestra in Wiesbaden, 1904. Conductor: Louis Lustner. Sings music by Berlioz, Strauss, Beethoven, Wolf, Wagner

PRICE: $20.00 USD

(Item #: N1827-CL-F1)

Group of 4 programs with Kathleen Ferrier in performance. 1- Promenade Concerts Sep/1945, 4 pages. Conductors: Adrian Boult and Basil Cameron. 2- Promenade Concerts Aug/1948. 3- Henry Wood Concert Society, 1947, singing with the LSO under Malcolm Sargent. 4- Promenade Concerts, Sep/1952, with the BBC Orchestra under Malcolm Sargent. Each one is 5.25 x 8.25 inches, in excellent condition.

PRICE: $80.00 USD

(Item #: M4514-CL1)
Full program for a recital at Carnegie Hall, New York, by the famous soprano at the end of her career. Size is 7.5 x 10 inches, in very good condition.

PRICE: $40.00 USD

(Item #: B1058-13-B)

Furtwangler, Wilhelm. November 21st, 1943, Vienna State Opera Wagner: Tristan und Isolde with Max Lorenz, Helena Braun, Herbert Alsen, Paul Schoffler, Georg Monthy, etc. Rare playbill

PRICE: $125.00 USD

(Item #: N1662-CL-F2)

Sings music by Cilea, Puccini, Verdi, Curran, Carnevali, Bixio and others

PRICE: $20.00 USD

(Item #: N1805-F3)

Full program, with these stars in the cast - Teatro Colon, Bs Aires, Argentina

PRICE: $18.00 USD

(Item #: B1313-20-8)

Emma Juch concert program, October 1892, conductor : Arthur Nikisch. Dvorak‚ Weber, Scharwenka‚ Liszt ‚ Gade. Inside full page announcement of 11.-12. November 1892. Arthur Nikisch. Soloist : Timothee Adamowski. Saint Saens, Ernst‚ Humperdinck‚ Beethoven. 36 pages, full program with all pages and covers, excellent condition, many illustrations

PRICE: $20.00 USD

(Item #: B2485-18-6)
Group of 4 programs for the Berlin State Opera, 1931-1934, with Erich Kleiber conducting opera, various casts, all complete 6 x 8.75 inches, in excellent condition.

PRICE: $30.00 USD

(Item #: B0897A-Bx5-3)
Set of 4 programs, Munich Aug-Sep 1926, for a the performance of the full Wagner ring. Each one is 8.25 x 12.5 inches, from good to very good condition.

PRICE: $100.00 USD

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