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Author Hammond, Joan, 1912-1996- voc

Title Dame Joan Hammond & Charles Craig sing opera arias & duets [sound recording]

Imprint [England] : Testament, p1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B HAMM DJH H53CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (79 min., 17 sec.) : digital, stereo., mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 000424 000459 000351 000334 001246 000331 000625 000710 000526 000150 000302 000245 000824 000200 000911
Note Compact disc.
Opera arias and duets.
Biographical notes by Tony Locantro (7 p.) inserted in container.
Contents La Bohème: Your tiny hand is frozen (4:24) ; Yes, they call me Mimì (4:59) ; Lovely maid in the moonlight (3:51) ; To the home that she left (Mimì's farewell) (3:34) ; Tosca: Mario! Mario! Mario! (love duet) (12:46) ; Love and music (3:31) ; Madama Butterfly: The whole world over (6:25) ; Ah, love me a little (love duet) (7:10) ; Weeping? And why?- One fine day (5:26) ; Farewell, o happy home (1:50) ; Death with honor (death of Butterfly) (3:02) ; Gianni Schicchi: O my beloved father (2:45) / Giacomo Puccini -- Faust: The hour is late (garden duet) (8:24) / Charles Gounod -- Il trovatore: As from that dread pyre (2:00) ; Aida: I see thee again, my sweet Aida (9:11) / Giuseppe Verdi.
Performer Joan Hammond, soprano ; Charles Craig, tenor ; Gwyn Griffith, baritone (7th and 10th work) ; with Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Sadler's Wells Opera Orchestra, Sadler's Wells Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Vilem Tausky, Glauco Curiel, Bryan Balkwell, Michael Moores, conductors.
Event Recorded between Dec. 1, 1955 and Dec. 28, 1961 at No. 1 Studio and Kingsway Hall, London.
Language Sung in English.
Subject Operas -- Excerpts.
Vocal duets with orchestra.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Added Author Craig, Charles, 1919-1997. voc
Griffith, Gwyn. voc
Tausky, Vilem. Conductor.
Curiel, Glauco, 1921-1962 Conductor.
Balkwell, Bryan. Conductor.
Moores, Michael. Conductor.
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Philharmonia Orchestra (London, England)
Orchestra of Sadler's Wells.
Sadler's Wells Opera Chorus.
Added Title Dame Joan Hammond and Charles Craig sing opera areas and duets
Standard No. 749677115326
Music No. SBT 1153 Testament

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