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Prima Voce - Divas Vol 2 (1909-1940)


Release Date: 12/02/1992 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7818   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Vincenzo BelliniWolfgang Amadeus MozartGiacomo PucciniGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Frieda HempelAmelita Galli-CurciGeraldine FarrarSelma Kurz,   ... 
Conductor:  Piero CoppolaGustav CloëzSir John BarbirolliEugene Ormandy,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Opéra Comique OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraPhiladelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1.
I puritani: Vien, diletto, è in ciel la luna by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Frieda Hempel (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/09/1912 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non so più cosa son, cosa faccio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/12/1917 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/30/1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
Rigoletto: Caro nome by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Selma Kurz (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: C1919 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
Les contes d'Hoffmann: Les oiseaux dans la charmille by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Mabel Garrison (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 06/06/1916 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: French 
6.
Jocelyn, Op. 100: Ah! ne t'éveille pas encor "Berceuse" by Benjamin Godard
Performer:  Alma Gluck (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; France 
Date of Recording: 12/29/1914 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: French 
7.
Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384: Martern aller Arten by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Maria Ivogün (Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1923 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: German 
8.
Carmen: Les tringles des sistres tintaient "Gypsy Song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Sigrid Onegin (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: C1924 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
9.
Die Fledermaus: Ach, meine Herr'n... Mein Herr Marquis by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Lotte Schöne (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: C1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: German 
10.
Hamlet: Sa main depuis hier...Il garde le silence by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Eidé Noréna (Soprano)
Conductor:  Piero Coppola
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 1933 
Length: 8 Minutes 14 Secs. 
11.
La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Rosa Ponselle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/17/1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12.
Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise "Liebestod" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Frida Leider (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1931 
Length: 5 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: German 
13.
Werther: Va! laisse couler mes larmes! by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Ninon Vallin (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Cloëz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Opéra Comique Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Date of Recording: C1928 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: French 
14.
La Périchole: Tu n'es pas beau by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Maggie Teyte (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1874; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/22/1932 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: French 
15.
Estrellita by Manuel Ponce
Performer:  Nina Koshetz (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
16.
Die Walküre: Du bist der Lenz by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1937 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: German 
17.
Die Walküre: Ho-jo-to-ho! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hans Lange
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1935 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: German 
18.
Lodoletta: Flammen, perdonami by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Mafalda Favero (Soprano)
Conductor:  Antonio Sabino
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
Date of Recording: C1940 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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