National Geographic : 1923 Nov
The same high standard which Chaliapin maintains in his public performances, he also demands for his record "appearances"-and Shis interpretations are given adequate expression only through the medium of the Victrola and Victor Records. Among the fourteen records he has made are: Double-faced Song of the Volga Boatmen 6058 $2.00 The Prophet Ku Two Grenadiers 6057 2.00 Rembrandt Midnight Review CHALIAPIN - Victor Artist One of the greatest artists in the world today-and her Victor Records are equally great. To hear Jeritza on the Victrola is both to appreciate her art and to know why she chose the Victor to reproduce it. Her repertoire includes: Double-faced Lohengrin-Elsas Traum 6172 $2.00 Tannhauser-Elisabeths Gebet Tosca-Vissi d'arte } 687 1.50 Cavalleria Rusticana-Voi lo sapete Bain News Service JERITZA -Victor Artist JERITZA -Victor Artist Scotti's reputation as one of the most gifted artists of the Metropolitan Opera Company is amply attested by his Victor Records. They are Scotti to the very life-approved by Scotti himself. Some of his nineteen records are listed below: Double-faced Don Giovanni-Serenata (2) Falstaff Otello-Brindisi Quand' ero paggio } 6283 $2.00 Maria, Mari 6282 2.00 Pagliacci-Prologo Forza del Destino-Solenne in quest' ora O (with Caruso) Mishkin Boheme-Ah, Mimi, tu piu (with Caruso) 8000 2.50 SCOTTI -Victor Artist Because the Victor Company was the first to offer the public high-class music by great artists, many people suppose it long ago secured control by contract of the best talent. This is not the fact. * With but few exceptions, Victor contracts with artists are for short periods and in most cases they have been renewed several times. Less than half a dozen life con tracts have been made and all at the earnest request of the artists. Victrola No. 400 Victor Quality is no idle slogan. Spring motor, $250 To be sure of Victor Products see the following trade Electric, $290 marks-under the lid of every instrument and on the label Mahogany of every record. Other styles $25 to $1500 Victro a S,.ASTERS. o,- V ook under the lid andon the labels for theseVictor trade-marks Victor Talking Machine Company,Camden.N.J.