Various ‎– The Golden Age Of Song

Label:
World Record Club ‎– R-13509, World Record Club ‎– R-13510, World Record Club ‎– R-13511, World Record Club ‎– R-13512
Series:
The Golden Age Of Song – Vol. 1-4
Format:
4 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Club Edition, Mono, Box Set
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A1 Giuseppe di Stefano Tosca - "E Lucevan Le Stelle” - Act 3 (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
A2 Marian Anderson Samson And Delilah - "Softly Awakes My Heart" (Sung In English)
Composed By – Camille Saint-Saëns
A3 Alexander Kipnis, Else Ruziczka Der Rosenkavalier – “Letter Scene & Waltz” – Finale, Act 2 (Sung In German)
Composed By – Richard Strauss
A4 Peter Dawson Maid Of The Mountains – “A Bachelor Gay” (Sung In English)
Lyrics By – Harry Graham (2)Music By – Harold Fraser-Simson
A5 Malcolm McEachern, Harold Williams (3) Genevieve De Brabant – “Gendarmes ‘Duet’” (Sung In English)
Composed By – Erik Satie
B1 Richard Crooks (2) “The Holy City” (Sung In English)
Composed By – Stephen Adams
B2 Miliza Korjus “Funiculi-Funicula” (Sung In Italian)
Lyrics By – Giuseppe TurcoMusic By – Luigi Denza
B3 Luigi Infantino “Santa Lucia” (Neapolitan Folk Song) (Sung In Italian)
B4 Herbert Ernst Groh, Emmy Bettendorf The Gypsy Baron: "Wer Uns Getraut?" (Sung In German)
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
B5 Richard Tauber, Lotte Lehmann The Dead City: "Gluck Das Mir Verblieb" (Sung In German)
Composed By – Erich Wolfgang Korngold
C1 Ernest Lough Hear My Prayer (Aria – “Oh For The Wings Of A Dove”) (Sung In English)
Composed By – Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
C2 Paul Robeson I Still Suits Me (From The Film “Show Boat”) (Sung In English)
Composed By – Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II
C3 Manchester Children's Choir Hansel And Gretel – “Dance Duet” (Sung In English)
Composed By – Engelbert Humperdinck (2)
C4 Miliza Korjus Barber Of Seville - Cavatina – “Una Voce Poco Fa” - Act 1 (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Gioacchino Rossini
C5 Alessandro Valente Turandot – “Nessun Dorma” – Act 3 (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
D1 Dennis Noble The Barber Of Seville: “I’m The Factotum” – Act 1 (Sung In English)
Composed By – Gioacchino Rossini
D2 Oscar Denes, Lizzi Waldmüller Viktoria And Her Hussar: "Mausie" (Sung In German)
Lyrics By – Alfred Grünwald, Fritz Löhner-BedaMusic By – Paul Abraham
D3 Anni Frind Casanova: “Nuns' Chorus” (Sung In German)
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
D4 Richard Tauber Don Giovanni: Ottavia’s Aria – “Il Mio Tesoro” – Act 2 “Dalla Sua Pace” – Act 1 (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
D5 Erich Kunz Vienna City Of My Dreams (Sung In German)
Composed By – Rudolf Sieczynski
E1 Jussi Björling Tosca: “Recondita Armonia” – Act 1 (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
E2 Ninon Vallin, André Baugé Count Of Luxembourg: “Waltz Duet” (Sung In French)
Composed By – Franz Lehár
E3 Oscar Natzke Merry Wives Of Windsor: “Drinking Song” (Sung In English)
Composed By – Otto Nicolai
E4 Miliza Korjus The Magic Flute: “Aria Der Holle Rache” – Act 2 (Sung In German)
Composed By – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
E5 Luigi Infantino, Paolo Silveri Barber Of Seville: “All' Idiea Di Quel Metallo – Dunque? – Act 1 (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Gioacchino Rossini
F1 Lea Piltti “Roses Of The South” (Sung In German)
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
F2 Joseph Schmidt “A Star Falls From Heaven” (Sung In English)
Composed By – Hans May, Ruth Feiner
F3 Elisabeth Schumann Die Fledermaus – “Mein Herr Marquis” – Act 2 (Sung In German)
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
F4 Herbert Ernst Groh A Night In Venice – “Komm In Die Gondel” (Sung In German)
Lyrics By – Friedrich Zell, Richard GenéeMusic By – Johann Strauss Jr.
F5 Jussi Björling Tosca: “E Lucevan Le Stelle” (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
G1 Paolo Silveri Faust: “Dio Possente” – Act 2
Composed By – Charles Gounod
G2 Miliza Korjus Voices Of Spring – “Waltz Op. 410” (Sung In German)
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
G3 BBC Symphony Chorus & Orchestra ‘Tannhauser’: “Grand March ” – Act 2
Composed By – Richard Wagner
G4 Joan Cross La Boheme – “Mimi’s Farewell” – Act 3 (Sung In English)
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
G5 Jussi Björling, Hjördis Schymberg La Boheme – “O Soave Fanciulla” – Act 1 (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
H1 Jan Kiepura “Tell Me Tonight” (From The Film “Tell Me Tonight”) (Sung In English)
Composed By – Frank Eyton, Mischa Spoliansky
H2 Chorus And Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden* Die Fledermaus – “Brother Dear And Sister Dear” – Finale, Act 2 (Sung In English)
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
H3 Jussi Björling “La Belle Helene: Waltz” (Sung In Swiss)
Composed By – Jacques Offenbach
H4 Maria Cebotari Der Zigeunerbaron – “O Habe Acht” – Act 1
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
H5 Tito Schipa “Vivere” (from Film “Vivere”) (Sung In Italian)
Composed By – Cesare Andrea Bixio
H6 The Luton Girls' Choir “My Heart & I: Old Chelsea” (Sung In English)
Composed By – Fred Tysh, Richard Tauber

Notes

Box set exclusive to World Record Club: the records within are housed in their regular covers. The individual discs had been released separately in the 1970s.

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