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Bizet: Carmen - Demille's 1915 Film Classic

Farrar / Reid / Dmille
Release Date: 03/28/2006 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4362  
Composer:  Georges Bizet
Performer:  Geraldine FarrarGiovanni Martinelli
Conductor:  Gillian Anderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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This is Cecil B. DeMille's 1915 silent film version of Carmen, starring Geraldine Farrar and Wallace Reid, with the original Hugo Riesenfeld score newly recorded by Gillian Anderson and the London Pilharmonic.

Bonus: Geraldine Farrar and Giovanni Martinelli singing selections from Carmen accompanied by stills and scenes from the film.
This is Cecil B. DeMille's 1915 silent film version of Carmen, starring Geraldine Farrar and Wallace Reid, with the original Hugo Riesenfeld score newly recorded by Gillian Anderson and the London Pilharmonic.

Bonus: Geraldine Farrar and Giovanni Martinelli singing selections from Carmen accompanied by stills and scenes from the film.
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Works on This Recording

1. Carmen: Excerpt(s) by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Gillian Anderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Notes: Arranged: Hugo Riesenfeld 
2. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Written: 1873-1874 
Date of Recording: 1914-1915 
3. Carmen: Près des ramparts de Seville "Seguidilla" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1914-1915 
4. Carmen: Finale by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano), Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1914-1915 

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