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  • Recording Title

    Scena delle carte

  • Other Title(s)

    • Carmen (Work title)
    • Card scene (Parallel (translated) title)
    • Carmen. En vain pour éviter (Uniform title)
  • Composer

    Georges Bizet

  • Piano

    Carlo Sabajno

  • Mezzo-soprano

    Bianca Lavin de Casas

  • Genre(s)


  • Marketing Genre(s)


  • Category


  • Description

    Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with piano

  • Language


  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 62617

  • Matrix Number/Take Number


  • Recording Date


  • Place of Recording

    Milan, Italy

  • Size


  • Duration


  • Notes

    Disc label erroneously shows this as "with orchestra."

  • Rights & Access

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    Source of original recording: Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara. Inclusion of the recording in the National Jukebox, courtesy of EMI Music.


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