Puccini*, Del Monaco*, Tebaldi*, Boriello*, Orchestra Of The Accademia Di Santa Cecilia, Rome*, Molinari-Pradelli* ‎– Manon Lescaut Highlights

Label:
Decca ‎– SXL 6011
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Stereo
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Tracklist

Act 1
A1 Tra Voi Belle
A2 Cortese Damigella ... Donna Non Vidi Mai
A3 Vedete? Io Son Fedele ... Deh! M'Ascoltate
Act 2
A4 In Quelle Trine Morbide
A5 L'Ora, O Tirsi
A6 Oh, Saro La Piu Bella ... Tu, Tu Amore
B1 Ah! Manon, Mi Tradisce
B2 Intermezzo
Act 3
B3 Rosetta! ... No! No! Pazzo Son! Guardate
Act 4
B4 Sola, Perduta, Abbandonata

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Notes

Excerpts from the complete recording which was first issued in stereo in the US on London Records OSA 1317 in 1960.
There was no complete stereo version in the Decca SXL or SET series.
This is the first UK version for this cat#

LABELS:
- Black/silver 'grooved wideband' labels
- "ORIGINAL RECORDING BY" at 11 o'clock
- "Made in England" at bottom
- "RECORDING FIRST PUBLISHED 1960"
- "BIEM" in a box on both sides

SLEEVE:
- Front laminated
- Straight two-way flipbacks
- Bold "STEREO" on spine
- "Printed in England by MacNeill Press, London, S.E.1"
- Sleeve notes in English on back

OTHER INFORMATION:
- Recorded July 1954 in Rome
- Labelography code: ED1
- No corresponding mono issue in the UK, but the complete opera was also issued in mono
- These excerpts were only released in 1965, despite the 'earlier' cat#
- Mario Borriello is spelled "Boriello" on sleeve and labels

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-5540-2E U 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-5541-1G U 1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side A): ZAL 5540
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side B): ZAL 5541
  • Rights Society: BIEM

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