Włodzimierz Wolski

Włodzimierz Wolski (9 October 1824, Pultusk – 29 July 1882, Brussels) was a Polish poet, novelist, translator, and librettist. He is best known as the author of the libretto to Stanisław Moniuszko's opera Halka.

He grew up in Warsaw and published his poems and prose in magazines there. He took part in the January Uprising and settled in Brussels after the defeat.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 9th, 1824 (Pułtusk), Died July 29th, 1882 (Brussels)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1902 - 1907

Roles Represented in DAHR: librettist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1496 7-in. 7/22/1902 Gdyby rannem, slonkiem Alexandre N. Panasiewicz Male vocal solo librettist  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1496 10-in. 7/22/1902 Gdyby rannem, slonkiem Alexandre N. Panasiewicz Male vocal solo librettist  
Victor C-4860 12-in. 10/5/1907 Halka : Polish song Marcella Sembrich Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra librettist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wolski, Włodzimierz," accessed February 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105638.

Wolski, Włodzimierz. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105638.

"Wolski, Włodzimierz." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 February 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105638

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