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The Resource Nellie Melba

Nellie Melba

Label
Nellie Melba
Title
Nellie Melba
Title variation
Melba
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ita
  • ita
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
BCO
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Swing low, sweet chariot
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1861-1931
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Melba, Nellie
Date time place
Recorded between Sept. 5, 1905, and Dec. 17, 1926
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Nellie Melba, soprano, with orchestra, flute, or piano ; other soloists ; unnamed orchestras and conductors
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1756-1791
  • 1685-1759
  • 1860-1956
  • 1842-1912
  • 1818-1893
  • 1811-1896
  • -1740
  • 1786-1855
  • 1813-1901
  • 1813-1901
  • 1858-1924
  • 1858-1924
  • 1859-1931
  • 1859-1931
  • 1862-1918
  • 1862-1918
  • 1855-1899
  • 1875-1947
  • 1859-1931
  • 1859-1931
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Charpentier, Gustave
  • Massenet, Jules
  • Gounod, Charles
  • Thomas, Ambroise
  • Lotti, Antonio
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Debussy, Claude
  • Debussy, Claude
  • Chausson, Ernest
  • Hahn, Reynaldo
  • Bemberg, H.
  • Bemberg, H.
Series statement
Prima voce
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  • Operas
  • Cantatas, Secular
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Songs (High voice) with piano
  • Songs, Italian
Label
Nellie Melba
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title on container: Melba
  • Previously released on 78 rpm discs, 1905-1926
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by John Steane and synopses of each work ([16] p. : ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
acoustical capture direct storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Le nozze die Figaro. Voi che sapete / Mozart (3:33) -- L'allegro, il penseroso ed il moderato. Sweet bird that shun'st the noise of folly / Handel (John Lemmoné, flute) (4:38) -- Louise. Depuis le jour / Charpentier (4:54) -- Don César de Bazan. A Séville, belles señoras / Massenet (3:05) -- Faust. Alerte! où vous êtes perdus! [sung in Italian] / Gounod (with John McCormack & Giuseppe Mario Sammarco) (2:58) -- Hamlet. À vos jeux, mes amis... Pâle et blonde : (mad scene) / Thomas (7:55) -- Distance test (Landon Ronald, piano) (1:54) -- Armino. Pur dicesti, o bocca, bocca bella / Lotti (Ronald, piano) (4:03) -- Lo, here the gentle lark / Bishop (Lemmoné, flute) (3:17) -- Otello. Piangea cantando... O salce! salce! : (Willow song) (4:20) ; Ave Maria (4:20) / Verdi -- La bohème. Mi chiamano Mimi (4:16) ; Tosca. Vissi d'arte (3:29) / Puccini -- Les anges pleurent (2:07) ; Chant venetien (1:40) / Bemberg (Gabriel Lapierre, piano) -- Romance : (from "Deux romances") (2:11) ; Mandoline (1:35) / Debussy (Lapierre, piano) -- Le temps des lilas / Chausson (Lappierre, piano) (4:06) -- D'une prison / Hahn (Nellie Melba, piano (2:44) -- Elaine. L'amour est pur comme la flamme (2:54) ; Sur le lac (3:34) / Bemberg (Hermann Bemberg, piano) -- Swing low, sweet chariot / traditional, arr. H. T. Burleigh (Harold Craxton, piano) (2:28)
Control code
39697977
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
710357789021
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
NI 7890
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Nellie Melba
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title on container: Melba
  • Previously released on 78 rpm discs, 1905-1926
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by John Steane and synopses of each work ([16] p. : ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
acoustical capture direct storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Le nozze die Figaro. Voi che sapete / Mozart (3:33) -- L'allegro, il penseroso ed il moderato. Sweet bird that shun'st the noise of folly / Handel (John Lemmoné, flute) (4:38) -- Louise. Depuis le jour / Charpentier (4:54) -- Don César de Bazan. A Séville, belles señoras / Massenet (3:05) -- Faust. Alerte! où vous êtes perdus! [sung in Italian] / Gounod (with John McCormack & Giuseppe Mario Sammarco) (2:58) -- Hamlet. À vos jeux, mes amis... Pâle et blonde : (mad scene) / Thomas (7:55) -- Distance test (Landon Ronald, piano) (1:54) -- Armino. Pur dicesti, o bocca, bocca bella / Lotti (Ronald, piano) (4:03) -- Lo, here the gentle lark / Bishop (Lemmoné, flute) (3:17) -- Otello. Piangea cantando... O salce! salce! : (Willow song) (4:20) ; Ave Maria (4:20) / Verdi -- La bohème. Mi chiamano Mimi (4:16) ; Tosca. Vissi d'arte (3:29) / Puccini -- Les anges pleurent (2:07) ; Chant venetien (1:40) / Bemberg (Gabriel Lapierre, piano) -- Romance : (from "Deux romances") (2:11) ; Mandoline (1:35) / Debussy (Lapierre, piano) -- Le temps des lilas / Chausson (Lappierre, piano) (4:06) -- D'une prison / Hahn (Nellie Melba, piano (2:44) -- Elaine. L'amour est pur comme la flamme (2:54) ; Sur le lac (3:34) / Bemberg (Hermann Bemberg, piano) -- Swing low, sweet chariot / traditional, arr. H. T. Burleigh (Harold Craxton, piano) (2:28)
Control code
39697977
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
710357789021
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
NI 7890
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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