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Recording of Lillian Nordica singing from Mignon

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Recording of Lillian Nordica singing from Mignon
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Description

Clip of Recording by Madame Lillian Nordica, an opera singer from Farmington, as she sings from Andrew Thomas's "Mignon: Si, per stasseera, son regina delle fate... Io son Titania (Polonaise)."

It was recorded Feb. 3, 1911 and is one of 14 surviving recordings

The commercial recordings were made by Columbia Phonograph Co., New York. All records were 12" discs and the piano accompaniments were played by E. Romayne Simmons.

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