Victor matrix C-4929. Vilia / Helene Noldi

Vilia (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
The merry widow (Work title)
Lustige Witwe. Es lebt' eine Vilja (Uniform title)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Franz Lehár (composer)
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Helene Noldi (vocalist : soprano vocal)
  • Description: Female vocal solo, with orchestra
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
EDVR vol. 2 notes: An article in Hobbies magazine for August 1946 states that the Noldi recordings were conducted by Victor Herbert. We can find no supporting evidence for this statement in the Victor files, but can assume that the information came from the singer and could very well be correct.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
11/14/1907 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania [unconfirmed] 1 Destroy
11/14/1907 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania [unconfirmed] 2 Destroy
11/14/1907 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania [unconfirmed] 3 Master Victor 31688 12-in.


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