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Title/Work La bohème (Act 4)
Author(s)/Composer(s) Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)

High resolution audio (Flac) Part 23
Compressed audio (Ogg Vorbis) Part 23, Part 23 (Commons)
Genre(s) Opera terminology
Content No. 23: Buon giorno, Marcello (Good morrow, Marcel)
Description HMV DB 8455, Album
Lyricist(s) none
Music arranger(s) none
Conductor(s) Umberto Berrettoni (unknown birth/death date)
Performer(s) Mimì: Licia Albanese (1909-2014), Rodolfo: Beniamino Gigli (1890-1957), Marcello: Afro Poli (1902-1988), Musetta: Tatiana Menotti (1909-2001), Colline: Duilio Baronti (1904-1998), Schaunard: Aristide Baracchi (1885-1964) and members of La Scala Theatre Orchestra and Chorus
Vocal range Licia Albanese (soprano), Beniamino Gigli (tenore), Afro Poli (baritone), Tatiana Menotti (soprano), Duilio Baronti (basso) and Aristide Baracchi (baritone)
Label His Master's Voice
Cat. no. DB 8452
Order number 2BA 2378
Matrix/StamperID 2BA 2378I
Place of recording unknown
1st recording date 1 March 1938[1]
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Coupling date unknown
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1st release date June 1938[2]
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PD CH 1 January 2015
PD EU 1 January 2015
PD USA 1 January 2019
PD INT 1 January 2025


  1. CHARM: dito with: Composer: PUCCINI, Work: La bohème - Questo Mar Rosso, Performer: Berrettoni, Umberto, Date: 1938-03-01; Catalogue: Gray; CatNum: DB3459; Date: 1938-03-01; Label: La voce del padrone; Conductor: Berrettoni, Umberto; Composer: PUCCINI; Title: La bohème - Buon giorno; Num: 2BA 2378; Conductor: Berrettoni, Umberto, [ CSV] of the record
  2. Google Books: The complete BOHÈME from which this "Che gelida manina" has been excerpted was released in June, 1938 as HMV Album Series 313 (manual DB 3448-3460 and automatic 8452-8464), Link to the record


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