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  • Recording Title

    Vedi come il buon vegliardo

  • Other Title(s)

    • Ernani (Work title)
    • Well I knew my trusty vassal (Parallel (translated) title)
    • Ernani. Selections (Uniform title)
  • Composer

    Giuseppe Verdi

  • Baritone vocal

    Francesco Cigada

  • Bass vocal

    Carlo Ottoboni

  • Soprano vocal

    Maria Grisi

  • Tenor vocal

    Remo Sangiorgi

  • Genre(s)

    Opera

  • Category

    Vocal

  • Description

    Vocal ensemble, with orchestra

  • Language

    Italian

  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 35169

  • Matrix Number/Take Number

    647c/[1]

  • Recording Date

    5/1906

  • Place of Recording

    Milan, Italy

  • Size

    12"

  • Duration

    03:49

  • Notes

    The number and names of the singers is not confirmed. Kelly files, Bolig files, and the Rigler-Deutsch index are in conflict with each other. Rigler-Deutsch shows the four singers listed on Vi 58370, Vi 35169, and Vi 71034.

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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 EMI Music.

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