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Title Divas volume 2 [sound recording] : 1909-1940.

Imprint Wyastone Leys, Monmouth : Nimbus, p1991.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    B COLL DIV-2 N18CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (72 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Prima voce
Note Nimbus Records: NI 7818. Additional no. on container: 882 919-905.
Principally opera excerpts; the 15th work is a song.
Sung in Italian, French or German.
Compact disc.
Analog recording.
Originally released as 78-rpm records on various labels.
Biographical notes by Noel Goodwin and program notes by Clare Tuggey and Roland Vernon, with French and German translations ([28] p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Contents I Puritani: Vien, diletto / Bellini (Frieda Hempel) (4:11) -- Le nozze di Figaro: Non so più / Mozart (Amelita Galli-Curci) (2:21) -- Tosca: Vissi d'arte / Puccini (Geraldine Farrar) (3:48) -- Rigoletto: Caro nome / Verdi (Selma Kurz) (3:51) -- Les contes d'Hoffmann: Les oiseaux dans la charmille / Offenbach (Mabel Garrison) (4:41) -- Jocelyn: Berceuse / Godard (Alma Gluck) (4:52) -- Die Entführung aus dem Serail: Martern aller Arten / Mozart (Maria Ivogün) (4:44) -- Carmen: Les tringles des sistres / Bizet (Sigrid Onégin) (3:36) -- Die Fledermaus: Mein Herr / J. Strauss (Lotte Schoene) (3:07) -- Hamlet: Ophelia's aria / Thomas (Eidé Norena) (8:14) -- La forza del destino: Pace, pace mio Dio / Verdi (Rosa Ponselle) (4:45) -- Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod / Wagner (Frida Leider) (5:04) -- Werther: Va! laisse couler mes larmes / Massenet (Ninon Vallin) (2:39) -- La perichole: Tu n'es pas beau / Offenbach (Maggie Teyte) (3:55) -- Estrellita / Ponce (Nina Koshetz) (3:25) -- Die Walküre: Du bist der Lenz ; Ho-jo-to-ho! / Wagner (Kirsten Flagstad) (2:15; 2:16) -- Lodoletta: Flammen, perdonami / Mascagni (Mafalda Favero) (4:04)
Performer Frieda Hempel, Amelita Galli-Curci, Geraldine Farrar, Selma Kurz, Mabel Garrison, Alma Gluck, Maria Ivogün, Sigrid Onégin, Lotte Schoene, Eidé Norena, Rosa Ponselle, Frida Leider, Ninon Vallin, Maggie Teyte, Nina Koshetz, Kirsten Flagstad, Mafalda Favero, sopranos ; various orchestras.
Event Recorded between Sept. 30, 1909, and ca. 1940.
Subject Operas -- Excerpts.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Added Author Hempel, Frieda, 1885-1955. voc
Galli-Curci, Amelita, 1882-1963. voc
Farrar, Geraldine, 1882-1967. voc
Kurz, Selma, 1874-1933. voc
Garrison, Mabel, 1886-1963. voc
Gluck, Alma, 1884-1938. voc
Ivogün, Maria, 1891-1987- voc
Schöne, Lotte, 1891-1977. voc
Norena, Eidé, 1884-1968. voc
Ponselle, Rosa, 1897-1981. voc
Leider, Frida, 1888-1975. voc
Vallin, Ninon. voc
Teyte, Maggie, 1888-1976. voc
Koshetz, Nina, 1894-1965. voc
Flagstad, Kirsten, 1895-1962. voc
Favero, Mafalda. voc
Standard No. 8360378182
Music No. NI 7818 Nimbus
882 919-905 Nimbus

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