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Voice Of Firestone - Great Tenors / Bjorling, Peerce, Corelli, Et Al

Voices Of Firestone: Great Tenors / Various
Release Date: 11/16/2004 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 2443  
Composer:  Idabelle FirestoneGeorges BizetGiuseppe VerdiEduardo Di Capua,   ... 
Performer:  Jussi BjörlingFerruccio TagliaviniJan PeerceLauritz Melchior,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Classic tenor performances from 1950-1963 with Jussi Bjoerling, Ferruccio Tagliavini, Jan Peerce, Lauritz Melchior, Jess Thomas, Nicolai Gedda, Richard Tucker, James McCracken, and Franco Corelli.

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Classic tenor performances from 1950-1963 with Jussi Bjoerling, Ferruccio Tagliavini, Jan Peerce, Lauritz Melchior, Jess Thomas, Nicolai Gedda, Richard Tucker, James McCracken, and Franco Corelli.

Region: 0
NTSC.
Black and White.
Full Screen 4:3, Dolby 2.0.
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Works on This Recording

1. If I could tell you by Idabelle Firestone
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/19/1951 
2. Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 11/20/1950 
3. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Ferruccio Tagliavini (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/6/1950 
4. 'O sole mio by Eduardo Di Capua
Performer:  Ferruccio Tagliavini (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1/1954 
5. Eileen: Thine alone by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; USA 
Date of Recording: 1/9/1950 
6. Because by D'Hardelot
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 2/6/1950 
7. Lohengrin: In fernem Land by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 2/12/1951 
8. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Morgenlich leuchtend by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jess Thomas (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1/20/1963 
9. L'Africaine: O paradis sorti de l'onde by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Jess Thomas (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1/20/1963 
10. Roméo et Juliette: Ah! lève-toi, soleil by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; France 
Date of Recording: 2/10/1963 
11. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/4/1962 
12. Non ti scordar di me by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/14/1962 
13. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 9/12/1958 
14. Otello: Niun mi tema (Death of Otello) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  James McCracken (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Date of Recording: 4/7/1963 
15. I' te vurria vasà by Eduardo Di Capua
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 6/2/1963 
16. 'O paese d' 'o sole by Vincenzo D'Annibale
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1925; Italy 
Date of Recording: 6/2/1963 
17. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/19/1951 
18. In My Garden by Idabelle Firestone
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Date of Recording: 11/19/1951 

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