RECITAL JANINE MICHEAU

Charpentier: "Depuis le jour," from Louise
Gounod: "O légère hirdonelle," from Mireille
Gounod: "Je veux vivre dans ce rêve," from Roméo et Juliette
Offenbach: "Les oiseaux dans la charmille" ("Chant de la poupée"), from Les Contes d'Hoffmann
Proch: Theme and Variations
Rossini: "Una voce poco fa," from Il barbiere di Siviglia

Roger Désormière, conductor. Janine Micheau, soprano.

DESCRIPTION: ? discs, 78 rpm, 12 in.

NOTES: Recorded 24 May 1948 (Gounod, "Prokofiev" [recte: Proch]; 25 May 1948 (Offenbach and "Mignon Polonaise") 

  • Decca fr. ??? 78s [announced December 1947ff.]
    • Charpentier / Offenbach exist as Decca GAG 1900, 78 rpm, matrix nos. CA FAR29-1 and CA FAR31-1.
      • Id. as 45 rpm, 7 in.: London 40079 ("Depuis le jour" / "The Doll Song"). [Copy: US-Wc.]
    • LP (with arias from Bizet: Les Pêcheurs de perles, and Thomas: Mignon [Mathieson / LPO]: London LLP 12. $5.95 [rev. February 1950ff.]

INDEX: 47~050
Move to 1948