Opera by Umberto Giordano
EMI has released a newly remastered recording of Andrea Chenier consisting of a performance at La Scala, Milan, in 1955, with Maria Callas and Mario Del Monaco, conducted by Antonino Votto.   Available from
John Ardoin wrote in The Callas Legacy:  The Complete guide to Her Recordings on Compact Disc that in this particular performance Callas sang "La mamma morta" with "far more bite" than in her studio recording of the aria for EMI. Opera Pages
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Andrea Chenier in Full Score (Dover Opera and Choral Scores), paperback,
GIORDANO Andrea Chenier

Franco Corelli, Renata Tebaldi, Anselmo Colzani, Mignon Dunn, conducted by Lamberto Gardelli, radio broadcast of February 5, 1966.  Myto records.  No libretto.