Toscanini Database

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 Composer  Mendelssohn  
 Composition    A Midsummer Night's Dream  
 Ensemble  Philadelphia Orchestra  
 Date  1942.01.11  
 Location  Academy of Music, Philadelphia  
 Session  Studio  

Vocal Soloist
 Soloist    Role    Range  
 Eustis        Soprano  
 Kirk        Soprano  

Women's Glee Club of the University of Pennsylvania.

The new Red Seal edition is superior to the original Gold Seal. The RS has far greater dynamic range and detail in both the highs and lows than the GS which suffers from an overuse of filtering and noise reduction.

CRM5 has some rumble and a high hiss and noise level.  

 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 RCA    88697-02331-2    Toscanini - Philadelphia Orchestra    CD  
 RCA    60314-2-RG    AT Collection Vol 70    CD  
 RCA    CRM5-1900    Toscanini: The Philadelphia 1941-42 Recordings    LP