The Voice of Firestone

Season 7 Episode 44

July 2, 1956

Aired Monday 8:30 PM Jul 02, 1956 on NBC
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July 2, 1956
The annual musical and vocal salute to Independence Day with Metropolitan Opera and concert stars Eugene Conley and Rose Bampton. Howard Barlow conducts the Orchestra and Chorus. Highlights: The Orchestra and chorus open with "The Stars and Stripes Forever" by John Philip Sousa. Eugene Conley performs "The Pledge to the Flag" arranged by Albert Hay Malotte The Chorus performs "America the Beautiful". The Orchestra performs "Bugler's Holiday" by Leroy Anderson. Eugene Conley and the Chorus perform "God Bless America". Eugene Conley and Rose Bampton perform "Home to Our Mountains" "Il Trovatore" by Verdi (English translation by George and Phyllis Mead). The Orchestra performs "Festival Overture" by Von Weber. Helen Steele, Eugene Conley and the Chorus perform "America Our Heritage".moreless

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