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  • Recording Title

    Song to the evening star (Tannhäuser)

  • Other Title(s)

    • Carmen. Chanson du toréador; arr. (Uniform title)
    • Rigoletto. Donna è mobile; arr. (Uniform title)
    • Faust. Gloire immortelle de nos aieux (Uniform title)
    • Toreador song (Carmen) (Additional title)
    • Soldiers' chorus (Faust) (Additional title)
    • Woman is fickle (Rigoletto) (Additional title)
    • Tannhäuser. O du mein holder Abendstern; arr. (Uniform title)
  • Musical group

    Victor Orchestra

  • Composer

    Richard Wagner , Georges Bizet , Charles Gounod , Giuseppe Verdi

  • Conductor

    Josef Pasternack

  • Bassoon

    William Gruner

  • Celeste

    Rosario Bourdon

  • Cello

    Rosario Bourdon

  • Viola

    Howard Rattay

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  • Description


  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 18759

  • Matrix Number/Take Number


  • Recording Date


  • Place of Recording

    Camden, New Jersey

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  • 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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