Standard Hour

December 9, 1934 to October 17, 1954
17 episodes known to exist
Standard Hour was a radio show which ran from December 9, 1934 to October 17, 1954.
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Radio series often ran for multiple seasons and/or through many incarnations with different radio networks, sponsors, cast/crew, and revivals after many years.
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December 9, 1934 - October 17, 1954
The Standard Hour
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The Standard Hour
December 9, 1934 - October 17, 1954
17 episodes known to exist
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December 9, 1934 
Aida 
Helen Jepson, Frederik Jagel, Rose Bamton, Wilfred Peletier, Deems Taylor 
59:50 
 
September 16, 1945 
Traviata Hilites 
Licia Albanese, John Garris. Conductor: Gaetano Merola 
58:58 

 
 
October 21, 1945 
Carmen 
Rise Stevens, Charles Kullmann, Elenor Stebor, Mac Harrell. Conductor: Gaetano Merola. San Francisco Opera Orchestra 
52:42 

 
 
September 15, 1946 
La Boheme 
Licia Albanese, Jan Pearce Conductor: Gaetano Merola 
59:57 

 
 
October 12, 1947 
La Boheme 
Charles Kullmann, Bidu Sayao, Frank Valentino, Lois Hartsell. Conductor: Gaetano Merola. San Francisco Opera Orchestra 
58:07 

 
 
October 26, 1947 
Otello 
Licia Albanese, Set Svanho Conductor: Gaetano Merola 
59:51 

 
 
November 2, 1947 
Romeo and Juliet 
Hiletes: Raoul Jobin, Bidu Sayas. Conductor: Paul Breisach Edited - No closing 
47:51 

 
 
October 10, 1948 
 
 
1:00:00 

 
 
October 2, 1949 
Jan Peerce, Enzio Macherino 
Jan Peerce, Enzio Macherino. Conductor: Gaetano Merola 
59:41 

 
 
October 1, 1950 
Bidu Sayao, Giuseppe Di Stefano 
Bidu Sayao, Giuseppe Di Stefano. Conductor: Gaetano Merola 
59:57 

 
 
October 15, 1950 
Renata Tebaldi, Giuseppe Di Stefano 
Renata Tebaldi, Giuseppe Di Stefano. Conductor: Gaetano Merola 
54:30 

 
 
October 22, 1950 
Licia Albanese, Mario Del Monaco 
Licia Albanese, Mario Del Monaco. Conductor: Gaetano Merola 
59:57 

 
 
November 5, 1950 
Lily Pons, Giuseppe Di Stefano 
Lily Pons, Giuseppe Di Stefano. Conductor: Gaetano Merola 
59:56 

 
 
August 5, 1951 
Richard Tucker 
Richard Tucker. Conductor: Arthur Fiedler 
59:54 

 
 
October 11, 1953 
Licia Albanese, Jan Peerce 
Licia Albanese, Jan Peerce. Conductor: Kurt Adler 
59:56 

 
 
September 19, 1954 
Richard Tucker, Inge Borkh 
Richard Tucker, Inge Borkh. Conductor: Kurt Adler Edited-no close 
42:33 

 
 
October 17, 1954 
Mado Robin, Leonard Warren 
Mado Robin, Leonard Warren. Conductor: Kurt Adler 
59:41 

 
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