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George London - 1953


Release Date: 09/28/2004 
Label:  Preiser Records   Catalog #: 90580   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartGiuseppe VerdiAlexander BorodinRichard Wagner
Performer:  George LondonBruno WalterAstrid Varnay
Conductor:  Bruno WalterHermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony OrchestraBavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: George London. Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: George London. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Se vuol ballare, Signor contino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  George London (Baritone), Bruno Walter (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1953 
Venue:  Los Angeles, California 
2. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: La vendetta, oh, la vendetta by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1953 
Venue:  Los Angeles, California 
3. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non più andrai farfallone amoroso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1953 
Venue:  Los Angeles, California 
4. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Hai già vinta la causa!...Vedrò, metr'io sospiro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1953 
Venue:  Los Angeles, California 
5. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Tutto è disposto...Aprite un po' quegl' occhi by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Bruno Walter (Harpsichord), George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1953 
Venue:  Los Angeles, California 
6. Mentre ti lascio, o figlia, K 513 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1953 
Venue:  Los Angeles, California 
7. Per questa bella mano, K 612 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1953 
Venue:  Los Angeles, California 
8. Rivolgete a lui lo sguardo, K 584 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1953 
Venue:  Los Angeles, California 
9. Aida: Ciel, mio padre!...Su dunque sorgete by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Astrid Varnay (Mezzo Soprano), George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/05/1953 
Venue:  Bavarian Broadcasting House, Germany 
10. Prince Igor: No sleep, no rest "Igor's Aria" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/05/1953 
Venue:  Bavarian Broadcasting House, Germany 
Language: Russian 
11. Die Walküre: Leb' wohl..."Farewell and Magic Fire music" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  George London (Baritone)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/05/1953 
Venue:  Bavarian Broadcasting House, Germany 

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