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Madame Butterfly fantasie
- Madame Butterfly (Work title)
- Opening of opera ; Waiting music, act II ; Duet, act 1 ; Entrance of Butterfly ; Love duet ; Finale, act 1 (Medley contents)
6 first violins, 4 second violins, 4 violas, 2 cellos, 2 string basses, 2 tubas, oboe, 2 flutes, bassoon, 2 clarinets, 2 French horns, 3 cornets, 3 trombones, harp, and traps (takes 15-19)
Exact take not known.
This selection derives from an unidentified take made between 1911 and 1923. See Encyclopedic Discography of Victor Recordings for details about the master recording.
Place of Recording
New York, NY or Camden, NJ
Instrumentation applicable to takes 15-19; instruments not specified for remaining takes.
Victor ledgers, 5/19/1913: "All Stroh violins."
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