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Author Arsenty, Richard.

Title Giacomo Meyerbeer : a discography of vintage recordings 1889-1955 / by Richard Arsenty, Robert Ignatius Letellier
Published Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xxxviii, 393 pages)
Summary This book presents a discography of recordings made from the works of Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864) - from the inception of recording techniques in 1889 until the dominance of the long-playing record in 1955. It is a testimony to the once-universal fame of the composer and the esteem in which in his works were held. During that period some nearly 2000 artists (at least 1065 of them singers) recorded arias and ensembles from all six of the French operas of Meyerbeer's maturity (Robert le Diabl .
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864 -- Discography.
Composers -- Germany -- Prussia -- Discography.
Genre/Form Discographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Letellier, Robert Ignatius.
ISBN 1306992362 (ebk)
1443864331 (electronic bk.)
9781306992367 (ebk)
9781443864336 (electronic bk.)