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Great Singers - Melba

The Hayes and London Recordings 1921-26

Nellie Melba

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Contents

 Excerpt, Rimsky Korsakov: Sadko (opera)

Work length3:04
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (soprano)
  • Landon Ronald Orchestra
  • Landon Ronald
  • Recorded: 12 May 1921
  • Recording Venue: Hayes, Middlesex, UK

Sadko: Les diamants chez-nous sont innombrables (Chanson Hindoue)

Track length3:04
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Ronald: 4 Songs of the Hill

Work length1:37
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (soprano), Landon Ronald (piano)
  • Recorded: 12 May 1921
  • Recording Venue: Hayes, Middlesex, UK

Away on the Hills There Runs a Stream

Track length1:37
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Ronald: Down in the forest

Work length2:31
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (soprano), Landon Ronald (piano)
  • Recorded: 12 May 1921
  • Recording Venue: Hayes, Middlesex, UK

Thurlow Lieurance: By the Waters of Minnetonka

Work length2:16
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (soprano), Landon Ronald (piano)
  • Recorded: 12 May 1921
  • Recording Venue: Hayes, Middlesex, UK

Lady John Douglas Scott: Annie Laurie

Work length2:58
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (piano)
  • Recorded: 12 May 1921
  • Recording Venue: Hayes, Middlesex, UK

Bishop, H R: Clari, 'The Maid of Milan'

Work length4:07
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (piano)
  • Recorded: 12 May 1921
  • Recording Venue: Hayes, Middlesex, UK

Home, Sweet Home

Track length4:07
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 Excerpt, Verdi: Otello

Work length10:28
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden
  • Vincenzo Bellezza
  • Recorded: 08 June 1926
  • Recording Venue: Royal Opera House, Convent Garden, London, UK

Act IV: Piangea cantando (Willow Song)

Track length6:40
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Act IV: Ave Maria

Track length3:48
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 Excerpt, Puccini: La Bohème

Work length23:33
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  • John Brownlee (baritone), Dame Nellie Melba (soprano), Aurora Rettore (soprano), Browning Mummery (tenor), Frederic Collier (bass), Edouard Cotreuil (bass)
  • Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden
  • Vincenzo Bellezza
  • Recorded: 08 June 1926
  • Recording Venue: Royal Opera House, Convent Garden, London, UK

Act III: Entrate...C'e Rodolfo?

Track length3:41
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Act III: Donde lieta usci

Track length3:02
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Act III: Addio dolce svegliare alla mattina

Track length4:29
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Act IV: Gavotta, Minuetto

Track length3:35
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Act IV: Sono andati?

Track length4:39
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Act IV: Io Musetta...Oh come e bello e morbido

Track length4:07
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Address by Lord Stanley of Alderley

Work length3:18
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  • Recorded: 08 June 1926
  • Recording Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, UK

Dame Nellie Melba's Farewell Speech

Work length2:36
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  • Recorded: 08 June 1926
  • Recording Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, UK

 Excerpt, Verdi: La Traviata

Work length4:07
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  • John Brownlee (baritone), Dame Nellie Melba (soprano)
  • Recorded: 17 December 1926
  • Recording Venue: Small Queens Hall, London, UK

La Traviata: Dita all giovine

Track length4:07
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Bemberg: Un ange est venu

Work length2:53
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  • John Brownlee (baritone), Dame Nellie Melba (soprano)
  • Recorded: 17 December 1926
  • Recording Venue: Small Queens Hall, London, UK

Josef Zygmunt Szulc: Clair de lune, Op. 83, No. 1

Work length3:26
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (soprano), Harold Craxton (piano)
  • Recorded: 17 December 1926
  • Recording Venue: Small Queens Hall, London, UK

Burleigh, H T: Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (arr. H. T. Burleigh)

Work length2:30
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  • Dame Nellie Melba (soprano), Harold Craxton (piano)
  • Recorded: 17 December 1926
  • Recording Venue: Small Queens Hall, London