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The Glory (????) of the human voice.

Author: Florence Foster JenkinsCosme McMoonJenny WilliamsThomas BurnsWolfgang Amadeus MozartAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : RCA Victor ; New York, NY : Manufactured and distributed by BMG Music, ℗1992.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Florence Foster Jenkins (July 19, 1868 – November 26, 1944) was an American amateur operatic soprano who was known - and ridiculed - for her lack of rhythm, pitch, and tone; her aberrant pronunciation; and her generally poor singing ability.
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Genre/Form: Parodies, imitations, etc
Excerpts, Arranged
Named Person: Charles Gounod; Charles Gounod
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Florence Foster Jenkins; Cosme McMoon; Jenny Williams; Thomas Burns; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov; Léo Delibes; Félicien David; Johann Strauss; Charles Gounod; BMG Classics (Firm)
OCLC Number: 775026551
Notes: "BMG classics."
Sung in English, French, and German.
"Originally recorded for 78-rpm records"--Insert.
Compact disc (ADD).
Program notes by Francis Robinson ([3] p.) inserted in container.
RCA Victor Gold Seal: GD 61175.
Performer(s): Florence Foster Jenkins, soprano; Cosme McMoon, piano (1st-8th works); Jenny Williams, soprano; Thomas Burns, baritone (9th work).
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
Contents: Die Zauberflöte, Der Hölle Rache = Queen of the night aria / Mozart (3:37) --
The musical snuff-box / Liadoff (2:25) --
Like a bird / McMoon (1:19) --
Lakmé. Où va la jeune Hindoue? Bell song / Delibes (4:39) --
Serenata mexicano / McMoon (2:10) --
La perle du Brésil. Charmant oiseau / David (6:02) --
Biassy / Bach ; Pavlovich (3:35) --
Die Fledermaus. Adele's laughing song / Johann Strauss, Jr. (3:49) --
A Faust travesty. Valentine's aria (3:15) ; Jewel song (6:00) ; Salut, demeure (4:45) ; Final trio (10:40) / Gounod.
Other Titles: Faust travesty

Abstract:

Florence Foster Jenkins (July 19, 1868 – November 26, 1944) was an American amateur operatic soprano who was known - and ridiculed - for her lack of rhythm, pitch, and tone; her aberrant pronunciation; and her generally poor singing ability.

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