Toscanini Database

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Performance
 Composer  Wagner  
 Composition    Parsifal (Synthesis)  
 Ensemble  NBC Symphony  
 Date  1940.03.23  
 Location  Studio 8-H  
 Session  Broadcast  

Comments
What wonderful music!

Arr: Toscanini.

Testament and Naxos both excellent for 1940. Perfect tonal balance is probably somewhere between the two with Testament a little heavy and Naxos a little thin.

ATRA Probably recorded off the air and lots of acetate crackle.  

Issue
 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 Testament    SBT 1382    Toscanini - Wagner Excerpts    CD  
 Naxos    8.110838    Toscanini: Wagner - Schubert    CD  
 The Arturo Toscanini Recordings Association (Discocorp)    ATRA-3002    Arturo Toscanini conducts Wagner Favorites    LP