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The Anna Russell album?

Russell, Anna. (Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (77:03 min.) : digital, monophonic ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Sony Masterworks, [1991]

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General Note: Compact disc. Analog recording.
Humorous songs and satires of "classical" music.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction to the concert -- How to write your own Gilbert and Sullivan opera -- Coloratura aria: Canto dolciamento pipo from the opera La Cantatrice squelante -- British, pure but dull: I love the spring -- Russian folk song: Da, nyet, da, nyet -- For loud singers with no brains: Ah, lover!, from the operetta The Prince of Philadelphia -- For singers with tremendous artistry but no voice: Schlumpf; Je n'ai pas la plume da ma tante -- For the dramatic soprano: Schreechenrauf -- The Ring of the Nibelungs: an analysis.
Participant or Performer Note: Anna Russell, soprano ; John Coveart, Harry Dworkin, or herself, piano.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded live at Town Hall, New York City, Apr. 23, 1953 (1-2 & 9), and Jan. 13, 1952 (remainder).
Subject: Humorous music.
Opera > Humor.
Genre: Humorous songs.
Satirical songs.

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