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[Ceremony opening Burma Road : [Stradivari orchestra, 1945-01-28, part 1] | 1945-01-28, part 1]

Label
[Ceremony opening Burma Road : [Stradivari orchestra, 1945-01-28, part 1] | 1945-01-28, part 1]
Title
[Ceremony opening Burma Road
Title remainder
[Stradivari orchestra
Title number
  • 1945-01-28, part 1]
  • 1945-01-28, part 1]
Title variation
Ceremony opening Stilwell Road
Contributor
Arranger of music
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Narrator
Reporter
Singer
Speaker
Sponsor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ceremony opening Burma Road. Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek gives a speech in Chinese and then it is interpreted into English. He thanks the Allied Forces and the Chinese forces. He lists the difficulties in achieving this engineering feat. He assures the Chinese people in occupied territories that victory is on the way. He warns Japan that "no enemy is invincible and no difficulty is insurmountable. Requests the road be named after General Stilwell for his contributions. Asks that the soldiers of the Allied Forces and the Chinese Forces fight on together. Then General Wedemeyer speaks about China's latest successful pursuits against the enemies and thanks General Chiang Kai-shek, General Stilwell, Daniel Sultan, Sun Li-jen, and Wei Lihuang. Expresses the need for a free and open seaport in order to have an uninterrupted flow of supplies [Recording ends.]
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Stradivari Orchestra (Radio program)
Date of event
  • 1945-01-28
  • 1945-01-28
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • lectures speeches
  • reporting
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
  • Instantaneous recording of the Opening of Burma Road
  • Instantaneous recording of Stradivari Orchestra
PerformerNote
  • Ceremony opening Burma Road. Bob Brumby, correspondent ; Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek, speaker ; General Wedemeyer, Admiral Hurley, speaker
  • Stradivari Orchestra ; Paul Lavalle, conductor ; Harrison Knox, tenor ; Jacques Gasselin, violin, concertmaster
Place of event
Chongqing, China.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1887-1975
  • 1896-1989
  • 1732-1809
  • 1883-1945
  • 1859-1924
  • 1900-1984
  • 1887-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chiang, Kai-shek
  • Wedemeyer, Albert C.
  • Brumby, Bob
  • Weist, Dwight
  • Lavalle, Paul
  • Knox, Harrison
  • Gasselin, Jacques
  • Haydn, Joseph
  • Blaufuss, Walter
  • Herbert, Victor
  • Schwartz, Arthur
  • Romberg, Sigmund
  • Stradivari Orchestra
  • Prince Matchabelli, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stilwell, Joseph Warren
  • Sun, Liren
  • Wei, Lihuang
  • Stilwell Road (Burma and India)
  • Speeches, addresses, etc
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Armies
  • Armies
  • Armies
  • Armies
  • Airplanes, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Popular music
  • Instrumental music
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Violin with orchestra
  • Radio programs, Musical
  • Musicals
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Ceremony opening Burma Road : [Stradivari orchestra, 1945-01-28, part 1] | 1945-01-28, part 1]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Reference number on paper finding aid: 00015MG
  • Instantaneous recording of a news program and a classical music program. The classical music program is sponsored by Prince Matchabelli Perfumes and Cosmetics
  • Durations: 14:21; 21:04
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection.
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based lacquer discs
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • spoken word
  • performed music
Content type code
  • spw
  • prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Stradivari orchestra. Gypsy rondo / Joseph Haydn -- Your eyes have told me so / Walter Blaufuss -- Badinage / Victor Herbert (Paul Lavalle, arranger) -- If there is someone lovelier than you / Arthur Schwartz -- Desert song / Sigmund Romberg -- A brown bird singing / Haydn Wood -- Because / Nicholas Brodszky [Recording ends]
Control code
1157344089
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in.
  • 16 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
coarse standard
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
glass with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the J. David Goldin Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Physical substance
lacquer
Publisher number
000015MG
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1157344089
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Ceremony opening Burma Road : [Stradivari orchestra, 1945-01-28, part 1] | 1945-01-28, part 1]
Publication
Note
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Reference number on paper finding aid: 00015MG
  • Instantaneous recording of a news program and a classical music program. The classical music program is sponsored by Prince Matchabelli Perfumes and Cosmetics
  • Durations: 14:21; 21:04
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection.
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based lacquer discs
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • spoken word
  • performed music
Content type code
  • spw
  • prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Stradivari orchestra. Gypsy rondo / Joseph Haydn -- Your eyes have told me so / Walter Blaufuss -- Badinage / Victor Herbert (Paul Lavalle, arranger) -- If there is someone lovelier than you / Arthur Schwartz -- Desert song / Sigmund Romberg -- A brown bird singing / Haydn Wood -- Because / Nicholas Brodszky [Recording ends]
Control code
1157344089
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in.
  • 16 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
coarse standard
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
glass with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the J. David Goldin Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Physical substance
lacquer
Publisher number
000015MG
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1157344089
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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