Jussi Björling

Picture of Jussi Björling in Tosca 1957
Tosca 1957

Picture of Jussi Björling

Picture of Jussi Björling
Jussi Björling – Commented record list, by Daniele Godor
Jussi Björling singsTosca: E lucevan le stelle
In RA format

Jussi Björling sings La belle Hélène: Au Mont Ida, in Swedish

Jussi Björling sings Lohengrin: In fernem Land, in Swedish

Jussi Björling sings Roméo et Juliette: Ah lêve-toi, soleil
In RA format

Jussi Björling sings Turandot: Nessun dorma 1

Jussi Björling sings Turandot: Nessun dorma 2

Jussi Björling in Interview 1
In RA format

Jussi Björling in Interview 2
In RA format
I wish to thank Daniele Godor for the pictures (Tosca and bottom), and the Belle Hélène and Lohengrin recordings.
I would like to thank Thomas Silverbörg for the other recordings.
Jussi Björling as baritone

Repertory

Bellman- Stockholm, 1 July 1930
Manon Lescaut (Lamplighter)- Stockholm, 21 July 1930
Don Giovanni- Stockholm, 20 August 1930
Louise- Stockholm, 29 November 1930
Guillaume Tell- Stockholm, 27 December 1930
Saul og David- Stockholm, 13 January 1931
Engelbrekt- Helsinki, 21 March 1931
I cavalieri di Ekebù (Ruster)- Stockholm, 19 April 1931
Tannhäuser (Walther)- Stockholm, 8 August 1931
Roméo et Juliette (Tybalt)- Stockholm, 30 August 1931
Der fliegende Holländer- Stockholm, 29 September 1931
La notte di Zoraima- Stockholm, 16 October 1931
Il barbiere di Siviglia- Stockholm, 7 November 1931
Salome (Narraboth)- Stockholm, 29 december 1931
L'illustre Fragona- Stockholm, 16 January 1932
Tristan und Isolde (Seeman)- Stockholm, 15 February 1932
Rigoletto- Chicago, 25 February 1932
Das Herz- Stockholm, 14 April 1932
Mignon- Stockholm, 8 October 1932
L'elisir d'amore- Stockholm, 9 November 1932
Resa till Amerika- Stockholm, 24 November 1932
La traviata- Stockholm, 5 January 1933
Evgenij Onegin- Stockholm, 14 January 1933
Das Rheingold- Stockholm, 17 January 1933
Prince Igor- Stockholm, 11 March 1933
Kronbruden- Stockholm, 6 April 1933
Roméo et Juliette (Roméo)- Los Angeles, 22 August 1933
Martha- Stockholm, 3 September 1933
Djamileh- Stockholm, 6 September 1933
Tosca- Stockholm, 19 October 1933
Die Zauberflöte- Malmö, 15 December 1933
Fanal- Stockholm, 27 January 1934
Un ballo in maschera- Stockholm, 18 April 1934
Faust- San Francisco, 25 August 1934
La bohème- London, 13 October 1934
Il tabarro- Stockholm, 20 October 1934
Sadko- Stockholm, 17 November 1934
La fanciulla del West- Vienna, 29 December 1934
Arabella- Stockholm, 30 December 1934
Die Entführung aus dem Serail- Stockholm, 26 January 1935
Cavalleria rusticana- New York, 14 February 1935
Fidelio- Stockholm, 26 March 1935
Il trovatore- San Francisco, 17 August 1935
Die Fledermaus- Stockholm, 17 September 1935
Aida- Chicago, 12 October 1935
Pagliacci- Stockholm, 11 January 1936
La damnation de Faust- Stockholm, 1 February 1936
Madama Butterfly- Stockholm, 5 September 1936
La fille du régiment- Stockholm, 26 September 1936
Rossini in Neapel- Stockholm, 26 November 1936
Mefistofele- Stockholm, 30 September 1937
Der Zigeunerbaron- Stockholm, 4 April 1938
L'africaine- Stockholm, 4 October 1938
Manon Lescaut- San Francisco, 7 October 1947
Don Carlo- New York, 6 November 1950
Reference: Björling/Farkas: Jussi, Amadeus Press, 1996
Reference: Harald Henrysson: A Jussi Björling phonography, Svenskt Musikhistorisk Archiv, Taberg (Sweden, 1993)