Victor matrix C-12617. Gems from Faust / Victor Light Opera Company

TitleSource
Gems from Faust (Primary title)Disc label
Kermesse waltz ; Flower song ; Jewel song ; Garden scene ; Prison scene ; Soldiers' chorus (Medley contents)Disc label
Faust. Selections (Uniform title)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Charles Gounod (composer)
Composer information source: Disc label.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Victor Light Opera Company (Vocal group)
Olive Kline (vocalist : soprano vocal)Takes 1-11.
Lucy Isabelle Marsh (vocalist : soprano vocal)Takes 1-11.
Marguerite Dunlap (vocalist : contralto)Takes 1-3.
Harry Macdonough (vocalist : tenor vocal)Takes 1-3.
Lambert Murphy (vocalist : tenor vocal)Takes 1-11.
Reinald Werrenrath (vocalist : baritone vocal)Takes 1-3.
William F. Hooley (vocalist : bass vocal)Takes 1-3.
Gladys Rice (vocalist : soprano vocal)Takes 4-11.
Elsie Baker (vocalist : contralto)Takes 4-11.
Charles Harrison (vocalist : tenor vocal)Takes 4-11.
Royal Dadmun (vocalist : baritone vocal)Takes 4-11.
Clifford Cairns (vocalist : baritone vocal)Takes 4-11.
Rosario Bourdon (conductor)Takes 4-11.
  • Description: Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
Source(s): John Bolig files (issues); Rigler-Deutsch Index; trade catalog; Victor ledgers; disc.
Individual performers for each selection are not identified in the Victor ledgers for take 2. For further information about specific solo vocalists on take 7, consult Bolig Gems.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
11/15/1912 New York, New York 1 Master/destroy
11/15/1912 New York, New York 2 Master Victor 31879 12-in. Listed on some disc copies as "Victor Opera Company."

Audio of this recording from the Library of Congress

11/15/1912 New York, New York 2 Master Gramophone 04562 12-in.
11/15/1912 New York, New York 2 Master Gramophone 2-084502 12-in. Not listed in Bolig Gems
11/15/1912 New York, New York 2 Master Gramophone C-4829 12-in.
11/15/1912 New York, New York 2 Master Gramophone D-326 12-in.
11/15/1912 New York, New York 3 Hold/destroy
3/15/1923 Camden, New Jersey 4 Destroy
3/15/1923 Camden, New Jersey 5 Destroy
3/15/1923 Camden, New Jersey 6 Destroy
3/15/1923 Camden, New Jersey 7 Master Victor 35731 12-in.
3/15/1923 Camden, New Jersey 8 Destroy
4/2/1923 Camden, New Jersey 9 Destroy
4/2/1923 Camden, New Jersey 10 Destroy
4/2/1923 Camden, New Jersey 11 Destroy

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix C-12617. Gems from Faust / Victor Light Opera Company," accessed August 17, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200012819/C-12617-Gems_from_Faust.

Victor matrix C-12617. Gems from Faust / Victor Light Opera Company. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 17, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200012819/C-12617-Gems_from_Faust.

"Victor matrix C-12617. Gems from Faust / Victor Light Opera Company." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 17 August 2022.

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