Best Music Movies of 1908
Der Mann mit den drei Frauen
Two singers do not enter and take up their position in the center of the stage. Instead, the camera discovers them, the woman on her balcony and the man just outside, whereupon they launch into the duet "Liebchen Komi In Mein Stubchen".
Prolog aus Bajazzo
Sigmund Liban sings forty second from the prologue to PAGLIACCI in this early sound film.
Here's something a little lighter than usual from the series of three-minute musical shorts produced in Germany from 1906 to. 1910 - twenty years before most people think of the birth of talkies. Instead of serious music, it's a duet from an operetta, THE DOLLAR PRINCESS.
Early sound short from Deutsche Bioscop GmbH.
Four women are drinking champagne at a couple of tables. A man comes into their midst and sings the title song in this sound-film from Deutsch Bioskop.
Ein Walzertraum - O Du lieber, o Du g'scheiter, o Du ganz getrauter Fratz
A couple of performers perform the big love number from the Oscar Strauss operetta.
A early German Piccolo-Duett.