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Prima Voce - Nellie Melba


Release Date: 01/27/1998 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7890   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartGeorge Frideric HandelGustave CharpentierJules Massenet,   ... 
Performer:  Nellie MelbaJohn LemmonéJohn McCormackMario Sammarco,   ... 
Conductor:  Walter RogersLandon Ronald
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa è amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/23/1910 
Language: Italian 
2. L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato, HWV 55: Sweet bird, that shun'st the noise of folly by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano), John Lemmoné (Flute)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1740; London, England 
Date of Recording: 08/24/1910 
Language: English 
3. Louise: Depuis le jour by Gustave Charpentier
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; France 
Date of Recording: 10/03/1913 
Language: French 
4. Don César de Bazan: A Séville, belles señoras "Sevillana" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Landon Ronald
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Date of Recording: 05/11/1910 
Language: Italian 
5. Faust: Alerte! Alerte!...Sauvée! by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano), John McCormack (Tenor), Mario Sammarco (Baritone)
Conductor:  Landon Ronald
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 05/11/1910 
Language: Italian 
6. Hamlet: A vos jeux "Mad Scene" by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 03/29/2007 
Language: French 
7. Arminio: Pur dicesti, o bocca bella by Antonio Lotti
Performer:  Landon Ronald (Piano), Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1714; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/19/1910 
Language: Italian 
8. Comedy of errors: Lo, here the gentle lark by Henry Bishop
Performer:  John Lemmoné (Flute), Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; England 
Date of Recording: 08/23/1910 
Language: English 
9. Otello: Piangea cantando "Willow Song" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/25/1910 
Language: Italian 
10. Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/25/1910 
Language: Italian 
11. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/22/1910 
Language: Italian 
12. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Conductor:  Landon Ronald
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/11/1910 
Language: Italian 
13. Les anges pleurent by Hermann Bemberg
Performer:  Gabriel Lapierre (Piano), Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 10/04/1913 
Language: French 
14. Chant vénitien by Hermann Bemberg
Performer:  Gabriel Lapierre (Piano), Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 10/04/1913 
Language: French 
15. Deux romances: no 1, L'âme évaporée by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano), Gabriel Lapierre (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1891; France 
Date of Recording: 10/03/1913 
Language: French 
16. Mandoline by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano), Gabriel Lapierre (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1882; France 
Date of Recording: 10/03/1913 
Language: French 
17. Poème de l'amour et de la mer, Op. 19: no 3b, Le temps de lilas by Ernest Chausson
Performer:  Gabriel Lapierre (Piano), Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882-1890; France 
Date of Recording: 05/06/1913 
Language: French 
18. Mélodies (20), Volume 1: D'une prison by Reynaldo Hahn
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano), Nellie Melba (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892; France 
Date of Recording: 01/01/1909 
Language: French 
19. Elaine: L'amour et pure by Hermann Bemberg
Performer:  Hermann Bemberg (Piano), Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 07/07/1906 
Language: French 
20. Sur le lac by Hermann Bemberg
Performer:  Hermann Bemberg (Piano), Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 09/05/1905 
Language: French 
21. Swing low, sweet chariot by Traditional
Performer:  Harold Craxton (Piano), Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Date of Recording: 12/17/1926 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: H. T. Burleigh 

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