Victor matrix C-24124. Wotan's farewell and magic fire music / Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski

TitleSource
Wotan's farewell and magic fire music (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Wotans Abschied und Feuerzauber (Parallel (translated) title)Victor ledgers
Die Walküre (Work title)Disc label (RDI)
Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre. Feuerzauber (Uniform title)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Richard Wagner (composer)
Composer information source: Disc label.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Philadelphia Orchestra (Musical group)
Leopold Stokowski (conductor)
  • Description: Orchestra
  • Instrumentation: 4 first violins, 2 second violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 4 string basses, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, 2 tubas, drum, and harp (takes 1-2)
  • Category: Instrumental
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
Victor ledgers for 5/18/1920 include "1 librarian, 1 copyist" among personnel listed.
Instrumentation applicable to takes 1 and 2 only; Victor ledgers do not provide specific instrumentation for later takes.
Source(s): Bolig Red Seal vol. 2; Rigler-Deutsch Index; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
5/18/1920 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 1 Destroy
5/18/1920 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 2 Destroy
5/20/1920 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 3 Destroy
5/20/1920 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 4 Hold
5/21/1920 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Laboratory 5 Master/hold/destroy
5/21/1920 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. Laboratory 6 Destroy
4/27/1921 Camden, New Jersey 7 Destroy
4/27/1921 Camden, New Jersey 8 Destroy
4/27/1921 Camden, New Jersey 9 Destroy
11/7/1921 Camden, New Jersey 10 Destroy
11/7/1921 Camden, New Jersey 11 Destroy
12/5/1921 Camden, New Jersey 12 Master Victor 74736 12-in.

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Wotan's farewell and magic fire music

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12/5/1921 Camden, New Jersey 12 Master Gramophone 3-0723 12-in.
12/5/1921 Camden, New Jersey 12 Master Victor 6245 12-in.
12/5/1921 Camden, New Jersey 12 Master Gramophone DB-387 12-in.
12/5/1921 Camden, New Jersey 13 Hold

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix C-24124. Wotan's farewell and magic fire music / Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski," accessed April 3, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700009328/C-24124-Wotans_farewell_and_magic_fire_music.

Victor matrix C-24124. Wotan's farewell and magic fire music / Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 3, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700009328/C-24124-Wotans_farewell_and_magic_fire_music.

"Victor matrix C-24124. Wotan's farewell and magic fire music / Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 3 April 2020.

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