Victor matrix CVE-59745. Splendon piu belle / Metropolitan Opera Chorus ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; Ezio Pinza ; Giulio Setti

TitleSource
Splendon piu belle (Primary title)Disc label (BHC verso)
In heavenly splendor (Parallel (translated) title)Disc label (BHC verso)
La favorita (Work title)Disc label (BHC verso)
Favorite. Selections (Uniform title)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Gaetano Donizetti (composer)
Composer information source: Disc label (BHC).
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (Musical group)
Metropolitan Opera Chorus (Vocal group)
Giulio Setti (director)
Ezio Pinza (vocalist : bass vocal)
Fausto Cleva (instrumentalist : organ)
Fausto Cleva (director)Listed as "Ass't." in Victor ledgers.
  • Description: Bass vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra
  • Instrumentation: 5 first violins, 4 second violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, bass, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 clarinets, 2 French horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, and organ
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: Italian
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Victor ledgers show the composition of the chorus as 9 first tenors, 6 second tenors, 6 baritones, 9 basses, 12 sopranos, 5 second sopranos, and 6 contraltos.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
4/9/1930 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 1 Master Victor 7552 12-in.
4/9/1930 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 1 Master Gramophone DB-1750 12-in.
4/9/1930 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 1 Master Gramophone 42-1266 (Not issued) 12-in. Gram. Co. face number.
4/9/1930 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 2 Hold/destroy
4/9/1930 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 3 Hold

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix CVE-59745. Splendon piu belle / Metropolitan Opera Chorus ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; Ezio Pinza ; Giulio Setti," accessed May 11, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800030359/CVE-59745-Splendon_piu_belle.

Victor matrix CVE-59745. Splendon piu belle / Metropolitan Opera Chorus ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; Ezio Pinza ; Giulio Setti. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 11, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800030359/CVE-59745-Splendon_piu_belle.

"Victor matrix CVE-59745. Splendon piu belle / Metropolitan Opera Chorus ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; Ezio Pinza ; Giulio Setti." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 11 May 2021.

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