Metropolitan Opera, Manon, Metropolitan
The Metropolitan Opera has released a deluxe edition of the December 10, 1949, Manon Lescaut (Saturday matinee, Texaco-Metropolitan Opera House) with JB and Dorothy Kirsten as Manon. The cast includes Thomas Hayward as Edmondo and Giuseppe Valdengo as Lescaut; Giuseppe Antonicelli conducted. The set contains photographs from the rehearsal that have not been widely published previously if at all.
"Available from the Metropolitan,"
Journal of the Jussi Björling Societies of the USA & UK: Vol. 5
, Article 11.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jussibjorlingsociety/vol5/iss1/11