The Bell Telephone Hour

Season 6 Episode 14

Show #14

Aired Friday 8:30 PM Apr 07, 1964 on NBC
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Show #14

Hosted by Ginger Rogers with performances by Opera singers Robert Merrill and James McCracken, songstress Helen O'Connell, pianist-composer Hoagy Carmichael, ballet dancers Patricia McBride and Edward Villella and Jazz musician Red Nichols and His All-Stars.

TV premiere of Hoagy Carmichael's Johnny Appleseed Suite danced by Edward Villella and Patricia McBride.
James McCracken and Robert Merrill in excerpts from Verdi's opera Othello with "Credo in um Dio Crudel", "Ora e per sempre, addio" and "Si, pel ciel".
Ginger Rogers sings a selection of movie music from the '30's.
Red Nichols and His All-Stars and Helen O'Connell do a segment of nostalgic songs.
Robert Merrill sings "American Dream".


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