CTVA US Music Variety - "The Bell Telephone Hour" (NBC) Season 8 (1965-66)

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Season 8 (NBC) (1965-66)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by: Rina Fox
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive

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NBC

8.01 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: SALUTE TO JEROME KERN
26-Sep-1965
written by Martin Charnin
directed by Sid Smith
produced by Dan Lounsbery
Host Ginger Rogers
starring
Earl Wrightson, Ella Fitzgerald
John Davidson, Nancy Dussault
Roberta Peters
Ferrante and Teicher


8.02 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: MUSIC IN MANHATTAN
10-Oct-1965
written by Walter Marks
directed by Dave Geisel
produced by Kirk Browning
Host Gordon MacRae & Florence Henderson
starring
Lena Horne, Robert Merrill
Grant Johannesen, Pete Fountain
Robert Tucker


8.03 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: SHOW #3
24-Oct-1965
written by Gordon Auchincloss
directed by Clark Jones
produced by William Hammerstein
Host Victor Borge
starring
Joan Sutherland, Patti Page
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra
Jacques d'Amboise, Allegra Kent


8.04 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: SALUTE TO VETERAN'S DAY
07-Nov-1965
written by Joseph Liss
directed by Sid Smith
produced by Dan Lounsbery
Host Ralph Bellamy
starring
Howard Keel, Allen Case
Anita Gillette, Barbara Cook
United States Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps
United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Team
United States Naval Academy Glee Club
Anthony Blum, Jillana


8.05 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: THANKSGIVING #5
21-Nov-1965
written by Lucille Kallen
directed by Dave Geisel
produced by Don Appell
Host Robert Young
starring
Scott Bloom, John Gary
Carol Lawrence, Jean Fenn
William Walker, Matt Mattox
Choristers of the Little Church Around the Corner

This episode presents a view of Thanksgiving and other pleasures
musically as seen through the eyes of a small boy, Scott Bloom.

8.06 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: THE MUSIC OF HAROLD ARLEN
05-Dec-1965
written by Martin Charnin
directed by Clark Jones
produced by Herbert Ross
Host Dinah Shore
starring
Gordon MacRae, Gretchen Wyler
Leslie Uggams, Edward Villella
Patricia McBride
Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
Harold Arlen


8.07 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: AN OLD-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS
19-Dec-1965
written by Lucille Kallen
directed by Sid Smith
produced by Dan Lounsbery
Host Martha Scott
starring
Judi Rolin, Jane Morgan
Earl Wrightson, Gianna d'Angelo
Jacques d'Amboise, Melissa Hayden
The Columbus Boychoir


8.08 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: THE MUSIC OF THE WEST
02-Jan-1966
written by Gordon Auchincloss
directed by Clark Jones
produced by Don Appell
Host Hugh O'Brian
starring
Jack Haskell
Eddy Arnold, Dolores Gray
Peter Nero, Allegra Kent
Anthony Blum, Basil Thompson
and The Tucson Boys Choir.

8.09 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: THE SONG AND THE DANCE MAN
16-Jan-1966
written by Will Glickman
directed by Dave Geisel
produced by Herbert Ross
Host Donald O'Connor
starring
Anthony Newley
The Nicholas Brothers
Shani Wallis
Janet Blair, Nancy Dussault


8.10 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: A GERSHWIN PORTRAIT
30-Jan-1966
written by Robert Noah
directed by Sid Smith
produced by William Hammerstein
Host Polly Bergen
starring
John Raitt
Susan Watson, John Davidson
Diahann Carroll, André Previn

8.11 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: VALENTINE'S #11
13-Feb-1966
written by Gordon Auchincloss
directed by Dave Geisel
produced by Dan Lounsbery
Host Julie Harris
starring
Jack Jones, Anita Gillette
Barbara McNair, Giorgio Tozzi
The Brothers Four
Maria Tallchief, Conrad Ludlow


8.12 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: THE LYRICS OF ALAN JAY LERNER
27-Feb-1966
written by Lucille Kallen
directed by Walter C. Miller
produced by Herbert Ross
Host Cyril Ritchard
starring
Florence Henderson, Barbara Harris
Stanley Holloway, John Cullum
Patricia McBride, Edward Villella

8.13 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: MUSIC OF THE MOVIES
13-Mar-1966
written by Lucille Kallen
directed by Dave Geisel
produced by Sid Smith
Host Ray Bolger
starring
Gloria de Haven
Peter Marshall, Ann Miller
Constance Towers, Robert Merrill
Judi Rolin, André Previn


8.14 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: MASTERPIECES AND MUSIC
27-Mar-1966
written by Robert Sherman
directed by Sid Smith
produced by Herbert Ross
Host Charles Boyer
starring
Jane Morgan, Leontyne Price
Benny Goodman, Edward Villella
Patricia McBride
The New Christy Minstrels

Various paintings are shown throughout this episode, including a bust
of Nefertiti, works by Edgar Degas, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri
Matisse, and Stevan Dohanos.

8.15 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: SONGS OF SPRING
10-Apr-1966
written by Lucille Kallen
directed by Dave Geisel
produced by Dan Lounsbery
Host John Forsythe
starring
Nancy Ames, Johnny Desmond
The Serendipity Singers
Richard Tucker, Gabriella Tucci
James Mathis, The Sholom Secunda Chorale

Performers: The Bell Telephone Orchestra, The Buster Davis Singers

8.16 [--] The Bell Telephone Hour: MUSIC THAT MIRRORS THE TIMES
24-Apr-1966
written by Will Glickman
directed by Sid Smith
produced by Stanley Prager
Host Burl Ives
starring
Florence Henderson, John Gary
Max Morath, Leslie Uggams
Susan Watson, Steve Harmon

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