Toscanini Database

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 Composer  Verdi  
 Composition    Aida  
 Ensemble  NBC Symphony  
 Date  1949.03.26  
 Location  Studio 8-H  
 Session  Telecast  

Vocal Soloist
 Soloist    Role    Range  
 Nelli    Aida    Soprano  
 Gustavson    Amneris    Mezzo-Soprano  
 Tucker    Radames    Tenor  
 Valdengo    Amonasro    Baritone  
 Scott    Ramfis    Bass  
 Harbour    King of Egypt    Bass  
 Assandri    Messenger    Tenor  
 Stich-Randall    Priestess    Soprano  


Robert Shaw Chorale

DVD slightly more hissy than GS, ortherwise very close

LVD and GS very close in most parts but somewhat more highs (and hiss) and less low end in others.

AT less highs and slightly muffled but still very good.

Hilights on FM Opera Scenes.

Ballet and March on FM Popular Classics.  

 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 Testament    SBDVD 1005    Toscanini - Television Concert Vol. 3    DVD  
 RCA    60300-2-RG    AT Collection Vol 56    CD  
 RCA    60331-6-RG    AT Video Collection Vol 5    LVD  
 RCA Germany    AT 302    Toscanini: Verdi Aida    LP  
 Franklin Mint    TOSC 3    Popular Classics    LP  
 Franklin Mint    TOSC 5    Opera Scenes & Arias    LP