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METROPOLITAN OPERA SIGNED 1925 PROGRAM OF MOUSSORGSKY'S BORIS GODUNOFF

Program Signed By Chaliapin & Most Of Cast. Cornelius's Barbier Von Bagdad On Verso.

Dec. 2, 1925. Total measurement of 10" h x 13.50" w. Both programs are laid down on black scrapbook paper, otherwise in good condition (small repaired tear on upper center of the Cornelius).
The legendary Russian bass Feodor Chaliapin returned to the Met in the autumn of 1925 for a run of four performances of Boris Godunoff (sung in Italian), of which this was the second. Virtually the entire cast signed this program centerfold including Chaliapin and Tibbett.

On the verso is a program centerfold from the Dec. 30, 1925 performance of Peter Corneliusís rarely performed comic opera Der Barbier von Bagdad. Almost the entire cast has signed this page.

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