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  • Recording Title

    The last rose of summer

  • Other Title(s)

    • Martha (Work title)
    • Martha. Letzte Rose (Uniform title)
  • Arranger

    Friedrich von Flotow

  • Author

    Thomas Moore

  • Soprano vocal

    Marcella Sembrich

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  • Category


  • Description

    Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra

  • Language


  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 6287

  • Matrix Number/Take Number


  • Recording Date


  • Place of Recording

    New York, New York

  • Size


  • Duration


  • Notes

    Also recorded as C-3158.

    Also see C-4859 (takes 1 and 2 of this matrix no., sung by Sembrich and Williams). Also see footnote at C-4211.

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    Source of original recording: Recorded Sound Section, Library of Congress. Inclusion of the recording in the National Jukebox, courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment.


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