• Short Summary

    We hear the tenor Gigli singing an aria from Bellini's opera 'The Puritans'.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'VINCENZO BELLINI - The Musician of Catania - The singer is GIGLI - the world famous tenor (By courtesy of HMV)'.

    Italy.

    Shots of sheet music by Vincenzo Bellini. Commentator tells us Bellini died 100 years ago. We hear Gigli singing part of an aria from Bellini's opera 'The Puritans' and see several scenic shots of the sun in the sky, clouds drifting by, trees blowing in the wind and a statue of an angel.

    Note: we do not see Gigli here.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1644.07
    Media URN:
    52131
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:23:00 / 01:12:30:00
    Canister:
    PSP 885

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