vocal concert & recital
selected opera acts,
opera preludes/overtures

compilations or telecasts
starring various artists

Connecticut Yankee (Rodgers & Hart)
starring Eddie Albert

An Old Fashioned Christmas
Bell Telephone Hour, 1959-1966

New Year’s Concert, 2011
- From the Teatro La Fenice
with Daniel Harding

New Year Concert, 2010
-From the Teatro La Fenice
with Sir John Elliot Gardner

New Year's Concert 2009
-From the Teatro La Fenice
Georges Prêtre

New Year Concert 2008
- From the Teatro La Fenice

Roberto Abbado

Mireille (Abridged)
- & Pelléas et Mélisande (Act 2)

Alarie, Simoneau, Savoie,
Chiocchio, Dulude, Harbour,
Rouleau. Danco, Savoie, Jeanotte.

Harold Arlen:
- An All-Star Tribute

Cole Porter - All Star Tribute
Ethel Merman, John Raitt,
Martha Wright, Gretchen Wyler,
Peter Nero, and Jillana

Bell Telephone Hour!
Great Stars of Opera
- Vol 1, 2 & 3

Producers' Showcase:
Festival of Music, Vol 1 & 2

Great Singers of Russia Vol 1
"Chaliapin to Reizen"
Great Singers of Russia Vol 2
"Petrov to Kazarnovskaya"

Sherrill Milnes - All-Star Gala

Domingo, Freni, Miguenes,
Milnes, Schreier

by artist last name:

A Portrait in Music

Bergonzi, Carlo
In Concert

, Benjamin
Rehearsal & Performance
with Peter Pears

Bumbry, Grace
Art of Grace Bumbry
in Concert

Caballé, Montserrat
In Concert
In Recital, plus Norma Act 1
In Recital (1983)

, Barbara
Bell Telephone Appearances

Cosí fan Tutte, Act 1

Del Monaco, Mario
Scenes: Carmen and Pagliacci

De Los Angeles
, Victoria
Glory of Spain
with McGill Chamber Orchestra

Di Stefano,
La Voce del Cuore

Kiss Me, Kate

, Eileen
American Prima Donna

Freni, Mirrela
with Cesare Siepi in Concert

Gray, Dolores
Bell Telephone Hour

, Florence
First Ladies of Broadway
Bell Telephone Hour

, Marilyn
Berlioz: Les Nuits díÉté
In Recital - Milan, 1981
in Concert

Hvorostovsky, Dimitri
Songs of the Russian War Years
In Concert

Jackson, Mahalia
TV from 1957 to 1962

in Recital

, Gwyneth
In Concert

Jones, Shirley
First Ladies of Broadway
Bell Telephone Hour

Live in Salzburg

In Recital

In Performance

Lawrence, Carol
Bell Telephone Hour

, George
A Tribute

Lenya, Lotte
Theater Songs of Brecht & Weill

Lorengar, Pilar
In Recital

, Gisela
Theater Songs of Brecht & Weill

, Mary
& Merman, Ethel
Ford's 50th Anniversary

Milnes, Sherrill
An All Star Gala

Moffo, Anna
A Tribute

Kiss Me, Kate

, Elena
In Recital

Nilsson, Birgit
Bell Telephone Hour

, Russell
America's Legendary

Songs and Arias

Pavarotti, Luciano
The 1984 Bari Recital

Pears, Peter
Britten in Rehearsal
& Performance

Price, Leontyne
Art of
Christmas With

Quilico, Louis
Concerto Italiano
A Portrait (w/ Tebaldi)

Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth
A Viennese Evening

Scotto, Renata
In Budapest

, Cesare
with Mirrela Freni in Concert

, Gérard
The Art of Vols. 1 & 2

Steber, Eleanor
Cosí fan Tutte, Act 1

Sutherland, Joan
Complete Bell Telephone
The Art of Joan Sutherland

Tebaldi, Renata
Concerto Italiano
A Portrait

Te Kanawa, Kiri
An Evening with

Vickers, Jon
Four Operatic Portraits
Vickers & Böhm
Early TV Appearances

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Cole Porter: An All Star Tribute
VAI DVD 4299, $34.95

A treasure from the Bell Telephone Hour series! A glorious tribute to a great songwriter and a feast for fans of the best that Broadway has to offer. Program stars
Ethel Merman, John Raitt, Martha Wright, Gretchen Wyler, Peter Nero, and Jillana in performances of 52 Cole Porter classics. The Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra is under the direction of Donald Voorhees. Originally telecast January 28, 1964. As a bonus, Merman sings a selection of ragtime and dixieland favorites in a January 29, 1960 telecast. Color, 65 minutes.
Playable in all regions.

Medley I: (Ethel Merman & Chorus)

Another Openin’, Another Show; De-Lovely; Anything Goes; From This Moment On; Ridin’
High, We Open in Venice

Night and Day (Peter Nero)

Medley II (John Raitt and Martha Wright)

I Love You; Why Can’t You Behave?; So In Love; In the Still of The Night; Were Thine That
Special Face; Get Out of Town; You’re Everything I Love

Medley III (Ethel Merman & Chorus)

I Get a Kick Out Of You; Easy to Love; You’d Be So Nice to Come Home to; What is This
Thing Called Love?; Do I love You?; You Do Something to Me; I Get A Kick Out of You

Don’t Fence Me In / Hey Good Lookin’ (Gretchen Wyler & Chorus)

Medley IV (Peter Nero)

Just One of Those Things; Love For Sale; True Love; Every Time We Say Goodbye; Just One of Those Things; It’s All Right With Me

Begin the Beguine (Jillana)

Medley V (Merman, Raitt, Wyler, Wright, Chorus, Nero)

Blow, Gabriel, Blow; I Concentrate on You; You Irritate Me So; All Through the Night; Bulldog Song; Down in the Depths; C’est Magnifique; Well Did You Evah; You’ve Got That Thing; At Long Last Love; Be A Clown; Let’s Do It; I Love Paris; Stereophonic Sound; I’ve Got You Under My Skin; Let’s Be Buddies; Come to the Supermarket in Old Peking; Why Shouldn’t I; Where Oh Where; Friendship; All of You; Hey, Babe, Hey; MY Heart Belongs to Daddy; You’re the Top

ETHEL MERMAN on the Bell Telephone Hour (January 29, 1960)

Alexander’s Ragtime Band (Berlin)

Sweet Georgia Brown (Bernie, Casey, Pinkhard)

When My Sugar Walks Down the Street (Austin, McHugh, Mills)

After You’ve Gone (Creamer, Layton)

Way Down Yonder in New Orleans (Creamer, Layton)

I Got Rhythm (Gershwin)

Various alternate takes of Merman program





































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