Retro holiday gift -- Archive of Met broadcasts
December 19, 2008 | 10:50 am
|What can only be described as a massive archive of opera broadcasts has turned up on EBay. The reel-to-reel recordings are mostly Met performances, with a few from Bayreuth, Salzburg and Spoleto. This collection has all the familiar names of the past: Leontyne Price, Leonard Warren, Mario Del Monaco, Richard Tucker, Birgit Nilsson, Jussi Bjorling, Jerome Hines and Anna Moffo. Listed under Buy It Now for $2,500.