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Prima Voce - John Charles Thomas In Opera & Song


Release Date: 08/08/2006 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7931   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Emile PessardRuggero LeoncavalloGiuseppe VerdiUmberto Giordano,   ... 
Performer:  John Charles ThomasCarroll Hollister
Conductor:  Frank Edward ToursNat FinstonNathaniel ShilkretCharles O'Connell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony OrchestraOrchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes song(s) by Frank Bridge. Soloist: John Charles Thomas (voice).
Includes work(s) by May Brahe, John Scott. Soloist: John Charles Thomas (voice).
Includes song(s) by Frank Bridge. Soloist: John Charles Thomas (voice).
Includes work(s) by May Brahe, John Scott. Soloist: John Charles Thomas (voice). Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
L'adieu du matin by Emile Pessard
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 05/27/1938 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: French 
2.
Zazà: Zazà, piccola zingara by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/17/1939 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
La traviata: Di Provenza il mar by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/18/1939 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
Andrea Chénier: Nemico della patria by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/19/1939 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
Otello: Credo in un Dio crudel by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/23/1939 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
Non è ver by Tito Mattei
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/23/1939 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
O del mio amato ben by Stefano Donaudy
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/17/1939 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Hérodiade: Vision fugitive by Jules Massenet
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nat Finston
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; France 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1934 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: French 
9.
Hérodiade: Venge-moi d'une suprême offense! by Jules Massenet
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; France 
Date of Recording: 08/18/1939 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: French 
10.
Hamlet: O vin dissipe la tristesse by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nat Finston
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1934 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: French 
11.
Chanson triste by Henri Duparc
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 08/17/1939 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: French 
12.
Au pays by Augusta Holmès
Performer:  Carroll Hollister (Piano), John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1938 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: French 
13.
Gebet by Joseph Marx
Performer:  Carroll Hollister (Piano), John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1938 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: German 
14.
Der Ton by Joseph Marx
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1938 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: German 
15.
In questa tomba oscura, WoO 133 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/18/1939 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16.
Tannhäuser: O, du mein holder Abendstern by Richard Wagner
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nathaniel Shilkret
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/06/1932 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: German 
17.
There is no death by Geoffrey O'Hara
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Charles O'Connell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 08/08/1941 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: English 
18.
Heine Songs (2), H 27: no 2, E'en as a lovely flower by Frank Bridge
Performer:  Carroll Hollister (Piano), John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903; England 
Date of Recording: 01/08/1942 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
19.
Shallow Brown by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Carroll Hollister (Piano), John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; England 
Date of Recording: 01/08/1942 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: English 
20.
I passed by your window by May Brahe
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 01/13/1942 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
21.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/19/1939 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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