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Florence Austral - Recordings 1923-1930


Release Date: 10/22/2007 
Label:  Hafg   Catalog #: 10016  
Composer:  Friedrich von FlotowFrédéric ChopinWolfgang Amadeus MozartLouis Spohr,   ... 
Performer:  Florence AustralWalter Widdop
Conductor:  Sir John BarbirolliLawrence CollingwoodCarlo SabajnoAlbert Coates
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden OrchestraOrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Tracklist:
01 trad.: Letzte Rose (Zitat in Flotows Martha)
Piano (Kahn); 1927/2.12.; HMV 3.17
02 Chopin: The Betrothal
Piano (Kahn); 1927/2.12.; HMV E 506; M.Nr. Bb 12082-1 2.52
03 Mozart: Figaros Hochzeit (Le nozze di Figaro) - Porgi armor
Gräfin; 2. Akt; Orch; 1927/1.12.; HMV D 1446; M.Nr.CR 1603-2 3.50
04 Spohr: Zemire & Amor - Rose softly blooming
Collingwood/LSO; 1930/19.3.; HMV E 561; M.Nr. Bb 18712 3.13
Verdi: Der Troubadour
05 Ai nostri monti
Manrico/Azucena;3.Akt; mit Mummery; Orch; 1927; Electr EJ 194;
2-054182; M.Nr. CR 1490-1A 3.44
06 Miserere
Manrico/Leonora;4.Akt; mit Mummery; Orch/Chor; 1927; Electr EJ 194; 2-054181; M.Nr. CR 1489-1 4.06
Verdi:
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07 Ritorna vincitor
Aida; 1. Akt; Sabajno/Orch; 1927/29.8.; HMV E 474; 3-3207; M.Nr. BR 1491/92-1 5.41
08 Presagio il cor .. O terra addio
Amneris/Radames/Aida; 4. Akt; mit Fleta/Thornton; Sabajno/Orch+Chor; 1923/18.4.; HMV DB 580; 2-054131/32; M.Nr. Cc 2847-1/48-2 7.36
09 Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer - Jo-ho-he! (e)
Senta; 3. Akt; Cov-Garden-Orch; 1928/Aug; Covent Garden 4.22
10 Wagner: Götterdämmerung - Zu neuen Taten
Brünnhilde/Siegfried; Prolog; mit Widdop; Coates/LSO; 1928/18.10.; HMV D 1574; M.Nr. Cc 13730/31 8.21
11 Rossini: Stabat Mater - Inflammatus!
Barbirolli/RoyalOp; 1928/27.8.; HMV D 1516; M.Nr. CR 2166 4.22
12 Elgar: The Golden Legend
1928/Aug.; Orch; HMV D 1506; M.Nr. CR 2167 4.14
13 Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana - What then, Santuzza
Turoddu/Santuzza; 1. Akt; mit Tudor Davies, Bessie Jones; Orch;
1924/Feb; HMV D 840; M.Nr. Cc 4201/02 8.35
14 Gounod: Faust - Kirchen-Szene
Margarethe/Mephisto/Chor; 4. Akt; mit F. Schaljapin; Coates/Orch;
1925; HMV DB 899; M.Nr. Cc 7067-2 + 7075 9.05 Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Martha: Letzte Rose "The last rose of summer" by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/2/1927 
2.
Work(s) by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 02/12/1927 
Notes: "The Betrothal" 
3.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
Zemire und Azor: Ros wie bist du reizend und mild by Louis Spohr
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Collingwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1818-1819; Frankfurt, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1930 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
Il trovatore: Ai nostri monti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1927 
6.
Il trovatore: Quel suon...Ah! che la morte "Miserere" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1927 
7.
Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Conductor:  Carlo Sabajno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1927 
Length: 5 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Aida: O terra addio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/19/1923 
9.
Der fliegende Holländer: Jo-ho-joe! Traft ihr das Schiff by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
10.
Götterdämmerung: Zu neuen Thaten, theurer Helde! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano), Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Conductor:  Albert Coates
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1928 
Length: 8 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: German 
11.
Stabat mater: Inflammatus et accensus by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832/1842; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
12.
The Golden Legend: Excerpt(s) by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1928 
13.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Tu qui, Santuzza? by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/1924 
14.
Faust: Seigneur, daignez permettre "Church Scene" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 1925 

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