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  • Recording Title

    Una furtiva lagrima

  • Other Title(s)

    • Un solo istante i palpiti (Alternate title)
    • Elisir d'amore. Furtiva lagrima (Uniform title)
    • L'elisir d'amore (Work title)
    • Part 2 (Title part)
  • Composer

    Gaetano Donizetti

  • Tenor vocal

    Enrico Caruso

  • Genre(s)

    Opera

  • Category

    Vocal

  • Description

    Tenor vocal solo, with piano (take 1); orchestra (take 1[a])

  • Language

    Italian

  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 85021

  • Matrix Number/Take Number

    C-996/1

  • Recording Date

    1904-02-01

  • Place of Recording

    New York, New York

  • Size

    12"

  • Duration

    02:58

  • Notes

    Also see CS-74801 and Gr 2EA-8402-1, reissues of dubs with electrically recorded orchestra..

    1904 takes are with piano accompaniment; 1911 takes are with orchestra.

  • Related Takes

  • Rights & Access

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    Credits

    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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