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Author Calvé, Emma, 1858-1942.

Title Emma Calvé [sound recordings] : the Victor recordings (1907-16).

Imprint [England?] : Romophone, p1997.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B CALV CVR C24CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Opera excerpts and songs for soprano with either orchestra or piano ; the last track is Calvé reading from her autobiography.
Compact disc.
Program notes by John Steane in container.
Contents La perle du Brésil. Charmant oiseau / David (with Darius Lyons, flute ; 4:01) -- Cavalleria rusticana. Voi lo sapete, O Mamma / Mascagni ; 3:09) -- Carmen. L'amour est un oiseau rebelle / Bizet (2:56) -- Old folks at home / Foster (3:00) -- Hérodiade. Celui dont la parole ... Il est doux, il est bon / Massenet (3:57) -- Ma Lisette (1:49) -- Au printemps / Gounod (1:56) -- Plaisir d'amour / Martini (3:17) -- Canción española / Yradier (2:14) -- Sérénade : Chantez, riez, dormez / Gounod (with D. Lyons, flute ; 3:14) -- Old folks at home / Foster (2:23) -- La perle du Brésil. Charmant oiseau / David (with D. Lyons, flute ; 4:11) -- Carmen. Les tringles des sistres (3:07) ; Non! tu ne m'aimes pas ... Là-bas dans la montagne (with Charles Dalmorès, tenor ; 3:48) / Bizet -- Sérénade : Chantez, riez, dormez / Gounod (E.F. Wagner, flute ; 3:05) -- Frère Jacques (1:13) -- Au clair de la lune (1:38) -- Une poule (:41) -- Carmen. L'amour est un oiseau rebelle / Bizet (2:39) -- Old folks at home / Foster (2:28) -- La Marseillaise / De Lisle (with the Metropolitan Opera Chorus ; 4:32) -- Le message suprême d'Emma Calvé (2:31).
Performer Emma Calvé, soprano ; Remualdo Sapio, piano (tracks 15-20) ; Victor Orchestra (tracks 1-3, 5, 13-14) ; King's Orchestra (track 21).
Event Recorded principally between April 22, 1907 and June 8, 1916 ; the last track was recorded January 2, 1942.
Language Sung principally in French ; a few tracks are sung in English, Italian, or Spanish.
Subject Operas -- Excerpts.
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble.
Added Author Sapio, Romualdo.
Victor Orchestra.
King's Orchestra.
Added Title Victor recordings (1907-16)
Note Title on container: Emma Calvé, the complete Victor recordings (1907-16)
Added Title Complete Victor recordings (1907-16)
Emma Calvé, the Victor recordings (1907-16)
Standard No. 5423810242
Music No. 81024-2 Romophone

 
    
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