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 Offer Banfield, R: Lord Byron’s Love Letter

Astrid Varnay (The Old Woman), Gertrude Ribla (The Spinster, Ariadne), Nicoletta Carruba (The Matron) & Mario Carlin (The Husband)

Academy Symphony Orchestra of Rome, Nicola Rescigno

1950s rarity (on a libretto by Tennessee Williams) provides a vehicle for sopranos Astrid Varnay and Gertude Ribla - who's also impressive in a pioneering recording of excerpts from Berg's Wozzeck. More…

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Contents: MP3320

Banfield, R: Lord Byron’s Love Letter

50:44
$11.55
  • Rome Academy Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Astrid Varnay (soprano), Gertrude Ribla (soprano), Mario Carlin (tenor), Nicoletta Carruba (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1958
  • Recording Venue: Rome, Italy

Scene 1: When are you going to learn how to play that piece? (Old Woman, Spinster)

6:31
$1.05

Scene 2: Won't you come in? (Spinster, Matron, Old Woman)

6:13
$1.05

Scene 2: Also he swam the Hellespont (Old Woman, Spinster, Matron)

3:34
$1.05
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Scene 3: Ah! Winston! Remove that silly hat! (Matron, Spinster, Old Woman, Husband)

5:43
$1.05

Scene 4: We set out in the early morning for the Acropolis (Spinster, Old Woman)

3:47
$1.05

Scene 4: Do you mind if I don't climb any higher? (Old Woman, Spinster, Matron)

9:07
$2.10

Scene 4: Stop there! It's quite enough (Old Woman, Spinster, Matron, Husband)

5:17
$1.05

Scene 4: Une saison enchantee! I mused. Beguiled (Spinster, Old Woman)

4:35
$1.05

Scene 4: Mama, mama - you'll miss it! (Husband, Matron, Spinster, Old Woman)

1:32
$1.05

Scene 5: Canaille! Canaille! Canaille! (Spinster, Old Woman)

4:25
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 Excerpt  Berg: Wozzeck

15:44
$3.15
  • Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Eugene Ormandy
  • Gertrude Ribla (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1 November, 1947
  • Recording Venue: The Academy of Music, Philadelphia, USA

Act I: Interlude - Military Music - Cradle Song: Soldaten, Soldaten sind schoner Burschen!

5:41
$1.05

Act III: Aber die Pharisaer brachten ein Weib zu ihm

3:52
$1.05

Act III: Ringel, Ringel, Rosenkranz

6:11
$1.05

Contents: FLAC44100

Banfield, R: Lord Byron’s Love Letter

50:44
$13.75
  • Rome Academy Symphony Orchestra
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Astrid Varnay (soprano), Gertrude Ribla (soprano), Mario Carlin (tenor), Nicoletta Carruba (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1958
  • Recording Venue: Rome, Italy

Scene 1: When are you going to learn how to play that piece? (Old Woman, Spinster)

6:31
$1.25

Scene 2: Won't you come in? (Spinster, Matron, Old Woman)

6:13
$1.25

Scene 2: Also he swam the Hellespont (Old Woman, Spinster, Matron)

3:34
$1.25
Show 7 remaining tracks for Banfield, R: Lord Byron’s Love Letter

Scene 3: Ah! Winston! Remove that silly hat! (Matron, Spinster, Old Woman, Husband)

5:43
$1.25

Scene 4: We set out in the early morning for the Acropolis (Spinster, Old Woman)

3:47
$1.25

Scene 4: Do you mind if I don't climb any higher? (Old Woman, Spinster, Matron)

9:07
$2.50

Scene 4: Stop there! It's quite enough (Old Woman, Spinster, Matron, Husband)

5:17
$1.25

Scene 4: Une saison enchantee! I mused. Beguiled (Spinster, Old Woman)

4:35
$1.25

Scene 4: Mama, mama - you'll miss it! (Husband, Matron, Spinster, Old Woman)

1:32
$1.25

Scene 5: Canaille! Canaille! Canaille! (Spinster, Old Woman)

4:25
$1.25
Hide 7 tracks for Banfield, R: Lord Byron’s Love Letter

 Excerpt  Berg: Wozzeck

15:44
$3.75
  • Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Eugene Ormandy
  • Gertrude Ribla (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1 November, 1947
  • Recording Venue: The Academy of Music, Philadelphia, USA

Act I: Interlude - Military Music - Cradle Song: Soldaten, Soldaten sind schoner Burschen!

5:41
$1.25

Act III: Aber die Pharisaer brachten ein Weib zu ihm

3:52
$1.25

Act III: Ringel, Ringel, Rosenkranz

6:11
$1.25