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  • Recording Title

    Chiudo gli occhi

  • Other Title(s)

    • Il sogno (Alternate title)
    • Manon (Work title)
    • Manon. En fermant les yeux je vois (Uniform title)
  • Composer

    Jules Massenet

  • Tenor vocal

    Enrico Caruso

  • Genre(s)


  • Category


  • Description

    Tenor vocal solo, with piano

  • Language


  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 523

  • Matrix Number/Take Number


  • Recording Date


  • Place of Recording

    New York, New York

  • Size


  • Duration


  • Notes

    Note from EDVR vol. II: 'The listing notice for (LP) VIC-1430 (Immortal Performances) (dated 10 April 1969 for June release) shows this selection as having been transferred from "81031/B-1001-1" (in which entry the take 1 has been typed in later). We pre

  • Rights & Access

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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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