Columbia 70983-D (12-in. double-faced)

The following matrix(es) were released with this catalog number:

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Columbia (U.K.) CLX1666 1 2/13/1933 Connais-tu le pays / Germaine Cernay ; Élie Cohen

Primary Performers:

Germaine Cernay (vocalist : mezzo-soprano)
Élie Cohen (conductor)


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007  s ǂb d ǂd d ǂe m ǂf s ǂg e ǂh n ǂi n ǂj m ǂk s ǂl l ǂm n ǂn a
0280070983-D ǂb Columbia
02810CLX1666 ǂb Columbia
24500Connais-tu le pays / ǂc Ambroise Thomas.
264 1[United States] : ǂb Columbia, ǂc [1933]
300  1 audio disc : ǂb analog, 78 rpm ; ǂc 12 in.
336  performed music ǂb prm ǂ2 rdacontent
337  audio ǂb s ǂ2 rdamedia
338  audio disc ǂb sd ǂ2 rdacarrier
340  shellac ǂ2 rdamat
344  analog ǂ2 rdatr
344  ǂc 78 rpm
344  ǂd coarse groove ǂ2 rdagw
344  ǂg mono ǂ2 rdacpc
500  Columbia: 70983-D (CLX1666 (matrix)).
5208 Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra.
546  Sung in French.
500  Data derived from the Discography of American Historical Recordings.
5103 Discography of American Historical Recordings ǂu
500  Title from disc label.
5110 Germaine Cernay ; Élie Cohen.
7001 Barbier, Jules, ǂd 1825-1901, ǂe librettist.
7001 Cailly, Georges, ǂe recording engineer.
7001 Carré, Michel, ǂd 1819-1872, ǂe librettist.
7001 Cernay, Germaine, ǂe singer.
7001 Cohen, Élie, ǂe conductor.
7001 Thomas, Ambroise, ǂd 1811-1896, ǂe composer.