An early recording from Puccini's Tosca, sung by French tenor Lucien Muratore.
Based on Victorien Sardou's 1887 French play, Giacomo Puccini's 3-act Italian opera premiered in Rome in 1900 just 3 years before this recording was made.
Tenor Lucien Muratore (1872-1954) who recorded for Pathé for nearly thirty years,
also recorded cylinders for both Edison
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