James Melton        (Preiser 89693)
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James Melton        (Preiser 89693)
V1293. JAMES MELTON: Songs by Bach-Gounod, Bizet, Fauré, Franck, Mascagni & Malotte; Arias & Duet (w.Licia Albanese) from Don Giovanni, Zauberflöte, Lohengrin, Die Meistersinger, Manon, Jocelyn, Carmen, Marta, Tosca & Madama Butterfly. (Austria) Preiser 89693, recorded 1945-49, RCA. - 717281896931


“[Melton] was not the greatest tenor of his time, but he was a good one, and he was an important American personality of the forties and fifties. His radio show, THE JAMES MELTON HOUR, enjoyed great success.”

- Leonardo A. Ciampa, THE TWILIGHT OF BELCANTO, p.131