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The Resource The record of singing (1899-1952) : the very best of volumes 1-4: from 1899 to the end of the 78 era, Part 2

The record of singing (1899-1952) : the very best of volumes 1-4: from 1899 to the end of the 78 era, Part 2

Label
The record of singing (1899-1952) : the very best of volumes 1-4: from 1899 to the end of the 78 era, Part 2
Title
The record of singing (1899-1952)
Title remainder
the very best of volumes 1-4: from 1899 to the end of the 78 era, Part 2
Title variation
Record of singing, the very best of volumes 1-4, 1899-1952, Part 2
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • ita
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
  • hun
  • rus
  • cze
Summary
"This is the first of two sets, taking in every major singer from the earliest vocal recordings in 1899 up to 1952. All the recordings are drawn from the original four volumes of the Record of Singing, issued by EMI between 1977 and 1989, and they have been newly reprocessed at Abbey Road Studios using the latest audio restoration technology"--Container
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Date time place
Originally recorded between 1899 and 1952, at various locations
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in Latin, Italian, French, German, English, Hungarian, Russian, or Czech
LC call number
M1505
LC item number
.R43 2009
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
"Victoria de los Angeles, Mattia Battistini, Dame Clara Butt, Enrico Caruso, Feodor Chaliapin, Boris Christoff, Emmy Destinn, Dietrich Fischer-Diskau, Kirsten Flagstad, Kathleen Ferrier, Elena Gerhardt, Amelita Galii-Curci, Mary Garden, Beniamino Gigli, Alexander Kipnis, Lilli Lehmann, Lotte Lehmann, Frida Leider, Giuseppe de Luca, Giovanni Martinelli, John McCormack, Nellie Melba, Lauritz Melchior, Mario del Monaco, Alessandro Moreschi (the last castrato), Claudia Muzio, Heddle Nash, Adelina Patti, Peter Pears, Ezio Pinza, Pol Plançon, Lily Pons, Rosa Ponselle, Édouard de reszke, Titta Ruffo, Elisabeth Schwartzkopf, Leo Slezak, Joseph Schmidt, Elisabeth Schumann, Giuseppe di Stefano, Conchita Supervia, Richard Tauber, Luisa Tetrazzini, Georges Thill, Ljuba Welitsch, and many others"--Container
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  • Operas
  • Songs with piano
  • Songs with orchestra
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The record of singing (1899-1952) : the very best of volumes 1-4: from 1899 to the end of the 78 era, Part 2
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera arias and songs with piano or orchestra
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
5099922895622
Other physical details
digital, mono.
Publisher number
  • 50999 2 28956 2 2
  • 50999 2 28958 2 0
  • 50999 2 28960 2 5
  • 50999 2 36837 2 3
  • 50999 2 36838 2 2
  • 50999 2 36839 2 1
  • 50999 2 36840 2 0
  • 50999 2 36841 2 6
  • 50999 2 36842 2 5
  • 50999 2 36843 2 4
  • 50999 2 36844 2 3
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn303133992
  • (OCoLC)303133992
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The record of singing (1899-1952) : the very best of volumes 1-4: from 1899 to the end of the 78 era, Part 2
Publication
Note
  • Opera arias and songs with piano or orchestra
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
5099922895622
Other physical details
digital, mono.
Publisher number
  • 50999 2 28956 2 2
  • 50999 2 28958 2 0
  • 50999 2 28960 2 5
  • 50999 2 36837 2 3
  • 50999 2 36838 2 2
  • 50999 2 36839 2 1
  • 50999 2 36840 2 0
  • 50999 2 36841 2 6
  • 50999 2 36842 2 5
  • 50999 2 36843 2 4
  • 50999 2 36844 2 3
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn303133992
  • (OCoLC)303133992
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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