Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* ‎– Songs From The Land Of The Midnight Sun

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Decca ‎– SXL 6185, Decca ‎– SXL.6185
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Vinyl, LP, Stereo
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A1 Var Det En Dröm?
Composed By – Sibelius*Words By – J. J. Wecksell*
A2 Flickan Kom Ifrån Sin Älsklings Möte
Composed By – Sibelius*Words By – J. L. Runeberg*
A3 Svarta Rosor
Composed By – Sibelius*Words By – E. Josephson*
A4 Säv, Säv, Susa
Composed By – Sibelius*Words By – G. Frodling*
A5 Demanten På Marssnön
Composed By – Sibelius*Words By – J. J. Wecksell*
A6 Höstkväll
Composed By – Sibelius*Words By – V. Rydberg*
A7 Våren Flyktar Hastigt
Composed By – Sibelius*Words By – J. L. Runeberg*
B1 En Svane
Composed By – Grieg*Words By – Henryk Ibsen*
B2 Fra Monte Pincio
Composed By – Grieg*Words By – Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
B3 Våren
Composed By – Grieg*Words By – Aaasmund Olafsen Vinje*
B4 Melodi
Composed By – Rangström*Words By – Bo Bergman (2)
B5 Bön Till Natten
Composed By – Rangström*Words By – Bo Bergman (2)
B6 Sköldmön
Composed By – Rangström*Words By – Karin Boye
B7 En Gammal Dansrytm
Composed By – Rangström*Words By – Bo Bergman (2)

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Recorded 8 - 12 April 1965 in the Sofiensaal, Vienna.

First UK stereo issue. Very similar to release 4668562 but with flipback sleeve and slight variations in label design ("Made in England" at bottom, "K/T" and "H" identifiers).

LABELS:
- black/silver 'grooved wideband' labels, "ORIGINAL RECORDING BY" at 11 o'clock (labelography code: ED1)
- "ffss" logo in a circle
- "FULL FREQUENCY STEREOPHONIC SOUND" in wide silver band
- "Made in England" at bottom
- Matrix numbers printed upside-down
- "K/T"
- "H" to the right of K/T
- "B.I.E.M." in a box
- "℗1965"

SLEEVE:
- Front laminated, straight flipback sleeve
- Bold "STEREO" text on spine
- "Printed in England by MacNeill Press, London, S.E.1" on back of sleeve
- "Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited" on back
- "© 1965, The Decca Record Company Limited, London" on back

1st cat# on sleeve.
2nd cat# on labels.

Contains a 4-page insert with lyrics in original language and translated to English.

Corresponding mono issue has cat# LXT 6185

Tracklisting taken from labels. "Words By" credits taken from insert.
No track duration info on sleeve or labels.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-6805-1W G KT 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-6806-1W K KT 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side A): ZAL.6805
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side B): ZAL.6806
  • Rights Society: B.I.E.M.
  • Rights Society: GEMA

Other Versions (5 of 5) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SXL 6185, SXL.6185 Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* - Songs From The Land Of The Midnight Sun(LP, Album, RE) Decca, Decca SXL 6185, SXL.6185 UK Unknown Sell This Version
SXL 6185, SXL.6185 Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* - Songs From The Land Of The Midnight Sun(LP, RE) Decca, Decca SXL 6185, SXL.6185 UK Unknown Sell This Version
LXT 6185 Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* - Songs From The Land Of The Midnight Sun(LP, Album, Mono) Decca LXT 6185 UK 1965 Sell This Version
OS 25942 Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* Birgit Nilsson, The Vienna Opera Orchestra*, Bertil Bokstedt, Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* - Songs Of Scandinavia(LP) London Records OS 25942 US Unknown Sell This Version
SXL 6185, SXL.6185 Birgit Nilsson, Bertil Bokstedt, The Vienna Opera Orchestra* / Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* Birgit Nilsson, Bertil Bokstedt, The Vienna Opera Orchestra* / Grieg* : Sibelius* : Rangström* - Songs From The Land Of The Midnight Sun(LP) Decca, Decca SXL 6185, SXL.6185 UK 1965 Sell This Version

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