Verdi*, Tebaldi*, Bergonzi*, MacNeil*, Simionato*, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Karajan* ‎– Aida

Label:
Decca ‎– SXL 2167/9, Decca ‎– SXL 2167-8-9
Format:
3 × Vinyl, LP, Stereo, Repress
Box Set
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Tracklist

Aida
A Act 1 - Scene 1. Si: Corre Voce; Se Quel Guerrier Io Fossi! (Celeste Aida); Quale Insolita Gioia; Alta Cagion V'Aduna (Su ! Del Nilo); Ritorna Vincitor !
B1 Act 1 - Scene 2. Possente, Possente Fthà (Nume, Custode E Vindice)
B2 Act 2 - Scene 1 (Part 1) Chi Mai, Fra Gl'Inni E I Plausi
C.a Act 2 - Scene 1 (Concl.) Fu La Sorte Dell' Armi
C.b Scene 2 (Part 1) Gloria All' Egitto (Triumphal Scene - Grand March And Ballet)
D1 Act 2 - Scene 2 (Concl.) Triumphal Scene; Salvator Della Patria
D2 Act 3 (Part 1) O Tu Che Sei D'Osiride; Qui Radamès Verrà! (Oh Patria Mia); Ciel ! Mio Padre !
E1 Act 3 (Concl.) Rivedrai Le Foreste Imbalsamate; Pur Ti Riveggo, Mia Dolce Aida
E2 Act 4 - Scene 1 (Part 1) L'Abborita Rivale A Me Sfuggia; Ah! Tu Dei Vivere!
F.a Act 4 - Scene 1 (Concl.) - Misero Appien Mi Festi; Ohimè! Morir Mi Sento
F.b Scene 2 - La Fatal Pietra (O Terra Addio)

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Notes

Repress from 1963.
The original version was issued in a red (or grey) plastic 'wallet' sleeve, not in a box.
The original version was released in December 1959.

LABELS:
- Black/silver 'grooved wideband' labels
- "ORIGINAL RECORDING BY" at 11 o'clock
- "Made in England" at bottom
- Decca 'Musical Notes' logo on all sides
- Matrix numbers printed upside-down

BOX:
- Black, hinged box
- Boxed Decca logos on front
- Gold lettering on spine
- Back of box is blank

LIBRETTO:
- 32 pages (page numbering starts with page 3 which is actually page 5)
- Contains photos of the recording, liner notes and the libretto itself
- Triangular "DECCA STEREOPHONIC" logo in a box on page 1
- "Front cover photograph from the Ceil B. De Mille
 production THE TEN COMMANDMENTS, distributed
 by PARAMOUNT and reproduced on this album by
 courtesy of the PARAMOUNT FILM SERVICE LTD."
- "© The Decca Record Co. Ltd., London, 1959"
- "Made in England"

CATALOG NUMBERS:
- SXL 2167/9 on spine
- SXL 2167-8-9 on first page of libretto

OTHER INFORMATION:
- Recorded 2 - 15 September 1959 in the Sofiensaal, Vienna
- Labelography code: ED1
- Corresponding mono issue has cat# LXT 5539/41
- Side numbers are in auto-coupled order (1,6,2,5,3,4)
- Sub tracks are not banded on vinyl

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A - machine stamped): ZAL-4545-6E K ET 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B - machine stamped): ZAL-4546-3E U ET 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C - machine stamped): ZAL-4547-5E C ET 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D - machine stamped): ZAL-4548-5E I ET 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side E - machine stamped): ZAL-4549-5E K ET 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side F - machine stamped): ZAL-4550-5E C ET 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label - side A): ZAL.4545
  • Matrix / Runout (Label - side B): ZAL.4546
  • Matrix / Runout (Label - side C): ZAL.4547
  • Matrix / Runout (Label - side D): ZAL.4548
  • Matrix / Runout (Label - side E): ZAL.4549
  • Matrix / Runout (Label - side F): ZAL.4550
  • Other (Cat# record 1): SXL.2167
  • Other (Cat# record 2): SXL.2168
  • Other (Cat# record 3): SXL.2169
  • Other (Printing company's code in libretto): 9.63®

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