The great tenors, 1950-1963

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Italian
Format: DVD 2004
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) M1497.G74 2004x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) M1497.G74 2004x
 
 
Summary
Tenor mania with Jussi Bjoerling, Lauritz Melchior, Nicolai Gedda, Franco Corelli, Jess Thomas, Jan Peerce et al.
Classic tenor performances from 1950-1963 with Jussi Bjoerling, Ferruccio Tagliavini, Jan Peerce, Lauritz Melchior, Jess Thomas, Nicolai Gedda, Richard Tucker, James McCracken, and Franco Correlli
Contents
If I could tell you / Firestone. La fleur que tu m'avais jetée = Flower song : from Carmen / Bizet (Jussi Bjoerling)
La donna è mobile : from Rigoletto / Verdi. Anema e core / d'Esposito ... [et al.]. 'O sole mio / di Capua (Ferruccio Tagliavini)
Thine alone : from Eileen / Herbert (Jan Peerce)
Because / d'Hardelot. In fernem Land : from Lohengrin / Wagner (Lauritz Melchior)
Prize song : from Die Meistersinger / Wagner. O, paradiso! : from L'Africana / Meyerbeer (Jess Thomas)
Ah, lève-toi, soleil! : from Roméo et Juliette / Gounod. Che gelida manina : from La Bohème / Puccini (Nicolaï Gedda)
Non ti scordar di me ; Torna a Sorrento / de Curtis. E lucevan le stelle : from Tosca / Puccini (Richard Tucker)
Nium [i.e. Niun] mi tema : from Otello / Verdi (James McCracken)
I' te vurria vasa / di Capua. O paese d' 'o sole / Bovio, D'Annibale (Franco Corelli)
Vesti la giubba : from I pagliacci / Leoncavallo. In my garden / Firestone (Jussi Bjoerling).

Additional Information
Series Voice of Firestone classic performances.
Subjects Operas -- Excerpts.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Popular music -- Italy.
Concert television programs.
Publisher West Long Branch, NJ :Kultur,2004
Other Titles Voice of Firestone (Television program)
If I could tell you.
Carmen.
Rigoletto.
Anema e core.
O sole mio.
Eileen.
Because.
Lohengrin.
Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
Africaine.
Roméo et Juliette.
Bohème.
Vergiss mein nicht.
Torna a Surriento.
Tosca.
Otello.
I' te vurria vasà.
'O paese d' 'o sole.
Pagliacci.
In my garden.
Contributors Björling, Jussi, 1911-1960, performer.
Tagliavini, Ferruccio, 1913-1995, performer.
Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984, performer.
Melchior, Lauritz, performer.
Thomas, Jess, performer.
Gedda, Nicolai, performer.
Tucker, Richard, 1913-1975, performer.
McCracken, James, 1926-1988, performer.
Corelli, Franco, performer.
Barlow, Howard, 1892-1972, conductor.
Pelletier, Wilfrid, 1896-1982, conductor.
Weston, Paul, 1912-1996, conductor.
Brown, Harry John, conductor.
Firestone, Idabelle. If I could tell you.
Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875. Carmen.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Rigoletto.
D'Esposito, Salve, 1903-1982. Anema e core.
Di Capua, Eduardo, 1864-1917. O sole mio.
Herbert, Victor, 1859-1924. Eileen.
Hardelot, Guy d', 1858-1936. Because.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Lohengrin.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864. Africaine.
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Roméo et Juliette.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème.
De Curtis, Ernesto, 1875-1937. Vergiss mein nicht.
De Curtis, Ernesto, 1875-1937. Torna a Surriento.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Tosca.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Otello.
Di Capua, Eduardo, 1864-1917. I' te vurria vasà.
D'Annibale, V. 'O paese d' 'o sole.
Leoncavallo, Ruggiero, 1858-1919. Pagliacci.
Firestone, Idabelle. In my garden.
Video Artists International.
New England Conservatory of Music.
Firestone Orchestra, performer.
Participants/Performers Firestone Orchestra; Howard Barlow, Wilfrid Pelletier, Paul Weston, Harry John Brown, conductors.
Language English
French
Italian
Sung in English, French, German, and Italian.
Notes Opera excerpts and songs.
Originally released as a videocassette in 1995.
System Details DVD; full screen 4:3; Dolby 2.0.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 58 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0769776027
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