Toscanini Database

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 Composer  Wagner  
 Composition    Die Walkure (Act I, Scene 3)  
 Ensemble  NBC Symphony  
 Date  1941.02.22  
 Location  Carnegie Hall  
 Session  Broadcast  

Vocal Soloist
 Soloist    Role    Range  
 Traubel    Sieglinde    Soprano  
 Melchior    Siegmund    Tenor  

Guild Best balance and dynamics.

GS Gets a little shrill at times.

FM, VICS and LM nice natural sound with slightly less dynamics on LM.

Minerva similar to GS except slightly more filtered highs.

AT somewhat muffled voices compared to GS

Mem filtered highs with some reverb.  

 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 Guild    GHCD 2242-43    Toscanini - Wagner Concert    CD  
 RCA    60264-2-RG    AT Collection Vol 52    CD  
 Franklin Mint    TOSC 5    Opera Scenes & Arias    LP  
 RCA    VICS-1316(e)    Toscanini: Wagner    LP  
 RCA    LM-2452    Toscanini: Wagner    LP  
 Minerva    MN-A32    Toscanini: Lauritz Melchior and Helen Traubel Sing Wagner    CD  
 RCA Germany    AT 400    Wagner and Toscanini    LP  
 Memories    HR 4161-63    Toscanini Conducts Wagner    CD