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The Resource Melba-- the London recordings, 1904-1926, (sound recording)

Melba-- the London recordings, 1904-1926, (sound recording)

Label
Melba-- the London recordings, 1904-1926
Title
Melba-- the London recordings, 1904-1926
Title variation
Nellie Melba-- the London recordings 1904-1926
Creator
Contributor
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • fre
  • eng
  • ita
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Comin' thro' the rye
  • God save the King
  • Auld lang syne
  • Swing low, sweet chariot
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1861-1931
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Melba, Nellie
Date time place
Recorded 1904-1926
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Nellie Melba, soprano, with various assisting soloists and various accompaniments
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1846-1916
  • 1859-1931
  • 1813-1901
  • 1822-1903
  • 1797-1848
  • 1685-1759
  • 1846-1916
  • 1811-1896
  • 1813-1901
  • 1813-1901
  • 1858-1936
  • 1756-1791
  • 1875-1947
  • 1858-1924
  • 1859-1931
  • 1859-1931
  • 1818-1893
  • 1846-1916
  • 1818-1893
  • 1859-1931
  • 1826-1864
  • 1873-1938
  • 1859-1931
  • 1786-1855
  • 1818-1893
  • 1786-1855
  • 1859-1931
  • 1838-1875
  • 1858-1924
  • 1823-1892
  • 1858-1924
  • 1842-1912
  • 1813-1883
  • 1818-1893
  • 1813-1901
  • 1786-1855
  • 1873-1938
  • 1842-1912
  • 1858-1948
  • 1809-1847
  • 1850-1934
  • -1740
  • 1848-1933
  • 1756-1791
  • 1855-1899
  • 1844-1908
  • 1873-1938
  • 1878-1963
  • 1810-1900
  • 1813-1901
  • 1813-1901
  • 1858-1924
  • 1858-1924
  • 1858-1924
  • 1813-1901
  • 1859-1931
  • 1858-1924
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tosti, F. Paolo
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Arditi, Luigi
  • Donizetti, Gaetano
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Tosti, F. Paolo
  • Thomas, Ambroise
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Hardelot, Guy d'
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Hahn, Reynaldo
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Gounod, Charles
  • Tosti, F. Paolo
  • Gounod, Charles
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Foster, Stephen Collins
  • Ronald, Landon
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Gounod, Charles
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Bizet, Georges
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Lalo, Edouard
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Massenet, Jules
  • Wagner, Richard
  • Gounod, Charles
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Ronald, Landon
  • Massenet, Jules
  • Hüe, Georges
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix
  • Henschel, George
  • Lotti, Antonio
  • Duparc, Henri
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Chausson, Ernest
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay
  • Ronald, Landon
  • Lieurance, Thurlow
  • Scott, John
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Szulc, Joseph
  • Puccini, Giacomo
Series statement
HMV treasury
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Songs (High voice) with piano
  • Operas
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Melba-- the London recordings, 1904-1926, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • His Master's Voice: HLM 7084 ; HLM 7085 ; HLM 7086 ; HLM 7087 ; HLM 7088 (on container and program notes: RLS 719)
  • Songs and opera arias
  • "All the known titles (many previously unpublished) including the complete Covent Garden farewell recordings"--Container
  • In manual sequence; in one container
  • Program notes by Michael Aspinall (15 p. ill.) laid in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
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
Contents
  • Mattinata / Tosti -- Nymphs et Sylvains / Bemberg -- La traviata. Ah fors è lui ... Sempre libera / Verdi -- Comin' thro' the rye / trad. -- Se saran rose / Arditi -- Lucia di Lammermoor. Mad scene / Donizetti -- Il pensieroso. Sweet bird / Handel -- Good-bye (one stanza) / Tosti -- Hamlet. A vos jeux / Thomas -- Rigoletto. Care nome / Verdi -- La traviata. Sempre libera / Verdi -- Three green bonnets / D'Hardelot ; Harris -- Le nozze di Figaro. Porgi amor / Mozart -- Si mes vers avaient des ailes / Hahn ; Hugo -- La bohème. Addio di Mimi / Puccini
  • Chant venetien ; Les anges pleurent / Bemberg ; Rouddell -- Ave Maria / Bach ; Gounod -- La serenata / Tosti ; Cesareo -- Romeo et Jiuliette. Je veux vivre dans ce rêve (waltz song) / Gounod -- Chant Hindou / Bemberg -- La bohème. Addio di Mimi / Puccini -- God save the King / trad. -- Auld lang syne / trad. -- Come back to Erin / Clarbel -- Old folks at home / Foster -- Good night / Scott ; Gatty -- Away on the hill there runs a stream / Ronald ; Simpson -- Sur le lac / Bemberg -- Lo, here the gentle lark / Bishop -- Faust. Air des bijoux (Jewel song) / Gounod -- Home, sweet home / Bishop -- Good bye (two stanzas) / Tosti
  • Ave Maria / Bach ; Gounod -- Elaine. L'amour est pur / Bemberg -- Pastorale / Bizet -- La bohème. Mi chiamano Mimi / Puccini -- Le Roi d'Ys. Aubade / Lalo -- Tosca. Vissi d'arte / Puccini -- Don Cesar de Bazan. Sevillana / Massenet -- Lohengrin. Elsa's dream / Wagner -- Tosca. Vissi d'arte / Puccini -- Faust. Final trio (Act 5) / Gounod -- Rigoletto. Bella figlia dell'amore (quartet) / Verdi -- Faust. Final trio (Act 5) / Gounod -- Bid me discourse / Bishop -- Sounds of Earth / Ronald -- Distance test, part of Mad scene, act 4, Hamlet / Thomas -- Don Cesar de Bazan. Sevillana / Massenet -- Don Cesar de Bazan. Sevillana / Massenet -- Le Cid. Pleurez mes yeux / Massenet
  • Soir païen / Hue -- O for the wings of a dove / Medelssohn -- Spring / Henschel -- Pur dicesti / Lotti -- Chanson triste / Duparc ; Lahor -- Il re pastore. L'amerò, sarò costant / Mozart -- Ave Maria / Bach ; Gounod -- Les temps des lilas / Chausson ; Bouchor -- Sadko. Chanson Hindoue / Rimsky-Korsakov -- Away on the hill ; Down in the forest / Ronald ; Simpson -- By the waters of Minnetonka / Lieurance ; Cavanass -- Annie Laurie / Scott -- Home, sweet home / Bishop -- Otello (Act 4) Piangeo cantando ; Ave Maria plena di grazia / Verdi
  • La Bohème. Entr'acte ... C'è Rodolfo? ; Donde lieta usci ; Addio dolce svegliare alla mattina ; Gavotta, minuetto (act 4) ; Sono andati? ; Io Musetta ... oh come è bello / Puccini -- Lord Stanley's address -- Dame Nellie Melba's farewell speech December 1926 -- La traviata. Dite alla giovine / Verdi -- Une ange est venu / Bemberg -- Clair de lune / Szulc -- Swing low, sweet chariot / arr. Burleigh -- Appendix -- La bohème. On m'appelle Mimi / Puccini -- Il pensieroso. Sweet bird / Handel
Control code
3877477
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Edition
Limited edition.
Extent
5 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
77761583
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Fred Calland Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • HLM 7084--HLM 7088
  • RLS 719
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)3877477
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Melba-- the London recordings, 1904-1926, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • His Master's Voice: HLM 7084 ; HLM 7085 ; HLM 7086 ; HLM 7087 ; HLM 7088 (on container and program notes: RLS 719)
  • Songs and opera arias
  • "All the known titles (many previously unpublished) including the complete Covent Garden farewell recordings"--Container
  • In manual sequence; in one container
  • Program notes by Michael Aspinall (15 p. ill.) laid in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
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
Contents
  • Mattinata / Tosti -- Nymphs et Sylvains / Bemberg -- La traviata. Ah fors è lui ... Sempre libera / Verdi -- Comin' thro' the rye / trad. -- Se saran rose / Arditi -- Lucia di Lammermoor. Mad scene / Donizetti -- Il pensieroso. Sweet bird / Handel -- Good-bye (one stanza) / Tosti -- Hamlet. A vos jeux / Thomas -- Rigoletto. Care nome / Verdi -- La traviata. Sempre libera / Verdi -- Three green bonnets / D'Hardelot ; Harris -- Le nozze di Figaro. Porgi amor / Mozart -- Si mes vers avaient des ailes / Hahn ; Hugo -- La bohème. Addio di Mimi / Puccini
  • Chant venetien ; Les anges pleurent / Bemberg ; Rouddell -- Ave Maria / Bach ; Gounod -- La serenata / Tosti ; Cesareo -- Romeo et Jiuliette. Je veux vivre dans ce rêve (waltz song) / Gounod -- Chant Hindou / Bemberg -- La bohème. Addio di Mimi / Puccini -- God save the King / trad. -- Auld lang syne / trad. -- Come back to Erin / Clarbel -- Old folks at home / Foster -- Good night / Scott ; Gatty -- Away on the hill there runs a stream / Ronald ; Simpson -- Sur le lac / Bemberg -- Lo, here the gentle lark / Bishop -- Faust. Air des bijoux (Jewel song) / Gounod -- Home, sweet home / Bishop -- Good bye (two stanzas) / Tosti
  • Ave Maria / Bach ; Gounod -- Elaine. L'amour est pur / Bemberg -- Pastorale / Bizet -- La bohème. Mi chiamano Mimi / Puccini -- Le Roi d'Ys. Aubade / Lalo -- Tosca. Vissi d'arte / Puccini -- Don Cesar de Bazan. Sevillana / Massenet -- Lohengrin. Elsa's dream / Wagner -- Tosca. Vissi d'arte / Puccini -- Faust. Final trio (Act 5) / Gounod -- Rigoletto. Bella figlia dell'amore (quartet) / Verdi -- Faust. Final trio (Act 5) / Gounod -- Bid me discourse / Bishop -- Sounds of Earth / Ronald -- Distance test, part of Mad scene, act 4, Hamlet / Thomas -- Don Cesar de Bazan. Sevillana / Massenet -- Don Cesar de Bazan. Sevillana / Massenet -- Le Cid. Pleurez mes yeux / Massenet
  • Soir païen / Hue -- O for the wings of a dove / Medelssohn -- Spring / Henschel -- Pur dicesti / Lotti -- Chanson triste / Duparc ; Lahor -- Il re pastore. L'amerò, sarò costant / Mozart -- Ave Maria / Bach ; Gounod -- Les temps des lilas / Chausson ; Bouchor -- Sadko. Chanson Hindoue / Rimsky-Korsakov -- Away on the hill ; Down in the forest / Ronald ; Simpson -- By the waters of Minnetonka / Lieurance ; Cavanass -- Annie Laurie / Scott -- Home, sweet home / Bishop -- Otello (Act 4) Piangeo cantando ; Ave Maria plena di grazia / Verdi
  • La Bohème. Entr'acte ... C'è Rodolfo? ; Donde lieta usci ; Addio dolce svegliare alla mattina ; Gavotta, minuetto (act 4) ; Sono andati? ; Io Musetta ... oh come è bello / Puccini -- Lord Stanley's address -- Dame Nellie Melba's farewell speech December 1926 -- La traviata. Dite alla giovine / Verdi -- Une ange est venu / Bemberg -- Clair de lune / Szulc -- Swing low, sweet chariot / arr. Burleigh -- Appendix -- La bohème. On m'appelle Mimi / Puccini -- Il pensieroso. Sweet bird / Handel
Control code
3877477
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Edition
Limited edition.
Extent
5 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
77761583
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Fred Calland Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • HLM 7084--HLM 7088
  • RLS 719
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)3877477
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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