• Heavy Machine Shop

    Thomas Edison

    National Historical Park New Jersey

Opera, Vocal and Choral

Hochstes vertrauen - Lohengrin
Performed by: Heinrich Knote - tenor
Composed by: Richard Wagner
Record format: Edison Gold Moulded cylinder
Release number: B-1 (3)
Release date: February 1906
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 38238

Sono un poeta - La Boheme
Performed by: Florencio Constantino - tenor
Composed by: Giacomo Puccini
Record format: Edison Gold Moulded cylinder
Release number: B-67 (5)
Release date: July 1908
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 38051

Ah! fors' e lui - La traviata
Performed by: Lucrezia Bori - soprano
Composed by: Giuseppe Verdi
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc wax master record, 12 inch diameter.
Matrix number: 180-1
Recording date: c. August 1910
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 87690-a

La Gioconda
Performed by: Paola Koraleck and Preste Benedetti
Composed by: A. Ponchielli
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc test pressing, 12 inch diameter.
Matrix number: 760-S-D
Recording date: c. July 1911
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 83615

M'appari - Martha
Performed by: Allesandro Bonci - tenor
Composed by: Friedrich von Flotow
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc test pressing
Matrix number: 2275-A-1-1
Recording date: 1914
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 75936

Gloria - The twelfth mass
Performed by: Gregorian Choir
Composed by: W.A. Mozart
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc
Matrix number: 4254-G-4-6
Recording date: 1915
Release number: 80292-L
Release date: May 1916
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 43552

Hallelujah chorus - Messiah
Performed by: Oratorio Chorus
Composed by: G.F. Handel
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc
Matrix number: 4433-A-1-1 (6-1)
Recording date: 1916
Release number: 80292-R
Release date: May 1916
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 43552

Sei forse l'angelo fedele - Eugene Onégin
Performed by: Claudia Muzio - soprano
Composed by: Tschaikowsky
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc
Matrix number: 7614-C-3-3
Recording date: 1920
Release number: 82224-R
Release date: May 1921
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 44126

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