Matrix B-4255. Entrance of Cio-Cio-San / Geraldine Farrar

Primary Title Source
Entrance of Cio-Cio-San Disc label

Title Source
Entrance of Cio-Cio-San (Primary title) Disc label
Madama Butterfly (Work title)
Madama Butterfly. Ancora un passo (Uniform title)

Authors and Composers Notes
Giacomo Puccini (composer)

Personnel
Notes
Geraldine Farrar (vocalist: soprano vocal)
Walter B. Rogers (conductor) Take 3

Primary Performer Notes
Geraldine Farrar (vocalist: soprano vocal)

Description: Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra
Category: Vocal
Language: Italian
Master Size: 10-inch

Take Date and Place
Take
Status Label Name/Number
Format
Note
2/19/1907 (New York, New York) 1 Master Victor 87004
10" disc

 

10/2/1909 (Camden, New Jersey) 2 Master Victor 87004
10" disc
10/2/1909 (Camden, New Jersey) 2 Master Gramophone 7-53002
10" disc
10/2/1909 (Camden, New Jersey) 2 Master Gramophone DA-204
10" disc
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey) 3 Master Victor 87004
10" disc
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey) 3 Master Victor 616
10" disc

 

5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey) 3 Master Gramophone 7-53002x
10" disc
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey) 3 Master Gramophone DA-204
10" disc
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey) 3 Master RCA Victor 17-0021
45rpm disc
Disc label states 2/19/1907
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey) 3 Master RCA Victor VIC-1600
LP
Remastered as AVRM-3586, 8/16/1971.
(New York, New York or Camden, New Jersey) 0

 

Take Date and Place
Take
Status Label Name/Number
Format
Note
2/19/1907 (New York, New York)
1
Master Victor 87004
10" disc

 

10/2/1909 (Camden, New Jersey)
2
Master Victor 87004
10" disc
10/2/1909 (Camden, New Jersey)
2
Master Gramophone 7-53002
10" disc
10/2/1909 (Camden, New Jersey)
2
Master Gramophone DA-204
10" disc
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey)
3
Master Victor 87004
10" disc
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey)
3
Master Victor 616
10" disc

 

5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey)
3
Master Gramophone 7-53002x
10" disc
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey)
3
Master Gramophone DA-204
10" disc
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey)
3
Master RCA Victor 17-0021
45rpm disc
Disc label states 2/19/1907
5/25/1916 (Camden, New Jersey)
3
Master RCA Victor VIC-1600
LP
Remastered as AVRM-3586, 8/16/1971.

Footnotes and Sources
EDVR vol. II notes: Take 1—begins with long orchestra tremolo; orchestra holds a long chord after voice ends at conclusion. Take 2—starts with melody in orchestra; record ends with two separate chords in the orchestra following slight pause after voice ends. Take 3—starts like take 2; at end, after voice, orchestra plays one short chord.
Source(s) consulted: Bolig Red Seal vol. 1; Rigler-Deutsch Index; catalog; Victor ledgers.

Footnotes and Sources