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  • Recording Title

    Air de Lienski

  • Other Title(s)

    • Eugen Onegin (Work title)
    • Echo lointain de ma jeunesse (Subtitle)
    • Evgeniĭ Onegin. Kuda, vy udalilis´ (Uniform title)
    • Pour moi ce jour est tout mystère (Alternate title)
  • Musical group

    Victor Orchestra

  • Author

    Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin

  • Composer

    Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky

  • Conductor

    Josef Pasternack

  • Translator

    Michel Delines

  • Tenor vocal

    Enrico Caruso

  • Genre(s)

    Opera

  • Category

    Vocal

  • Description

    Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra

  • Language

    French

  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 6017

  • Matrix Number/Take Number

    C-18657/1

  • Recording Date

    1916-11-03

  • Place of Recording

    New York, New York

  • Size

    12"

  • Duration

    04:10

  • Notes

    Victor ledgers note that the second take was sung in Italian.

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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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