The American opera singer 36 great American singers.

Language: Italian
French
German
Format: Music CD 1997
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMPACT DISC Op Ame 12692
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Contents
Cavalleria rusticana. Voi lo sapete / Mascagni (Emma Eames)
Orfeo ed Euridice. Che farò senza Euridice / Gluck (Louise Homer)
Louise. Depuis le jour / Charpentier (Mary Garden; Rosario Bourdon, conductor)
Madama Butterfly. Un po' di vero c'è ; Oh quanti occhi fisi / Puccini (Geraldine Farrar, Enrico Caruso; Walter B. Rogers, conductor)
Aïda. Ritorna vincitor! / Verdi (Rosa Ponselle; Bourdon)
Falstaff. È sogno, o realtà? / Verdi (Lawrence Tibbett; Bourdon)
Un ballo in maschera. Re dell'abisso affrettati / Verdi (Marian Anderson; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; Dimitri Mitropoulos, conductor)
La Bohème. Sì, mi chiamano Mimì / Puccini (Grace Moore; Victor Symphony Orchestra; Wilfred Pelletier, conductor)
Lakmé. Air de clochettes : Où va la jeune hindoue? ; Là-bas, dans la forêt = Bell song / Delibes (Lily Pons; Bourdon)
La fanciulla del West. Una parola sola ; Or son sei mesi / Puccini (Edward Johnson; Joseph Pasternack, conductor)
Manon. Je suis seul! ; Ah! fuyez, douce image / Massenet (Richard Crooks; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra; Pelletier)
Lohengrin. Einsam in trüben Tagen = Elsa's dream / Wagner (Helen Traubel; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra; Bruno Reibold, conductor)
Carmen. Habanera / Bizet (Risë Stevens; RCA Victor Orchestra and Chorus; Fritz Reiner, conductor)
Manon Lescaut. L'ho abbandonato senza un saluto ; In quelle trine morbide / Puccini (Dorothy Kirsten; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra; Jean Morel, conductor)
Mignon. Qui, pour ce soir ; Je suis Titania / Thomas (Patrice Munsel; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra; Sylvan Levin, conductor)
Le nozze di Figaro. Dove sono / Mozart (Eleanor Steber; RCA Victor Orchestra; Erich Leinsdorf, conductor)
Rigoletto. La donna è mobile / Verdi (Jan Peerce; RCA Victor Orchestra; Leinsdorf)
Rigoletto. Cortigiani, vil razza dannata / Verdi (Leonard Warren; RCA Victor Orchestra; Renato Cellini, conductor)
La sonnambula. Ah, non giunge / Bellini (Roberta Peters; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra; Cellini)
La Bohème. Che gelida manina / Puccini (Richard Tucker; Rome Opera Orchestra; Erich Leinsdorf, conductor)
Il barbiere di Siviglia. Largo al factotum / Rossini (Robert Merrill; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; Leinsdorf)
La traviata. Addio del passato / Verdi (Anna Moffo; Rome Opera Orchestra; Fernando Previtali, conductor)
Giulio Cesare. Se pietà di me non senti / Handel (Beverly Sills; New York City Opera Orchestra and Chorus; Julius Rudel, conductor)
Il trovatore. Siam giunti ; D'amor sull'ali rosee / Verdi (Leontyne Price; Rome Opera Orchestra; Arturo Basile, conductor; with Mario Carlin, tenor [1st excerpt])
Rodelinda. Vivi, tiranno / Handel (Marilyn Horne; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; James Levine, conductor)
Otello. Niun mi tema / Verdi (Jon Vickers; Rome Opera Orchestra; Tullio Serafin, conductor; with Florindo Andreolli, tenor; Franco Calabrese, Ferruccio Mazzoli, basses)
La traviata. Di Provenza il mar / Verdi (Sherrill Milnes; RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra; Georges Prêtre, conductor)
Samson et Dalila. Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix / Saint-Saëns (Shirley Verrett; RCA Italiana Opera Orchestre; Prêtre)
Fidelio. O namenlose Freude / Beethoven (Ben Heppner, Deborah Voigt; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Sir Colin Davis, conductor)
Idomeneo. O smania ; D'Oreste, d'Ajace / Mozart (Carol Vaness; Munich Radio Orchestra; Leopold Hager, conductor)
Così fan tutte. È amore un ladroncello / Mozart (Tatiana Troyanos; New Philharmonic [i.e. Philharmonia] Orchestra; Leinsdorf)
Martha. Ach, so fromm, ach, so traut / Flotow (Jerry Hadley; English Chamber Orchestra; Richard Bonynge, conductor)
Mefistofele. So lo spirito che nega / Boito (Samuel Ramey; Orchestra of Teatro alla Scala; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
La belle Hélène. Amours divins / Offenbach (Frederica von Stade; Scottish Chamber Orchestra; Antonio de Almeida, conductor)
Chérubin. Lorsque vous n'aurez rien à faire / Massenet (Dawn Upshaw; Munich Radio Orchestra; Pinchas Steinberg, conductor).

Additional Information
Subjects Operas -- Excerpts.
Publisher New York, NY :RCA Victor Red Seal :1997
Distributed by BMG Entertainment,
Other Titles Cavalleria rusticana.
Orfeo ed Euridice.
Louise.
Madama Butterfly.
Aïda.
Falstaff.
Ballo in maschera.
Bohème.
Lakmé.
Fanciulla del West.
Manon.
Lohengrin.
Carmen.
Manon Lescaut.
Mignon.
Nozze di Figaro.
Rigoletto.
Rigoletto.
Sonnambula.
Bohème.
Barbiere di Siviglia.
Traviata.
Giulio Cesare.
Trovatore.
Rodelinda.
Otello.
Traviata.
Samson et Dalila.
Fidelio
Idomeneo.
Così fan tutte.
Martha.
Mefistofele.
Belle Hélène.
Chérubin.
Contributors Eames, Emma, 1865-1952, performer.
Homer, Louise, 1871-1947, performer.
Garden, Mary, 1874-1967, performer.
Farrar, Geraldine, 1882-1967, performer.
Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921, performer.
Ponselle, Rosa, 1897-1981, performer.
Tibbett, Lawrence, 1896-1960, performer.
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993, performer.
Moore, Grace, 1898-1947, performer.
Pons, Lily, 1898-1976, performer.
Johnson, Edward, 1878-1959, performer.
Crooks, Richard, 1900-1972, performer.
Traubel, Helen, performer.
Stevens, Risë, 1913-2013, performer.
Kirsten, Dorothy, 1910-1992, performer.
Munsel, Patrice, 1925-2016 performer.
Steber, Eleanor, performer.
Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984, performer.
Warren, Leonard, 1911-1960, performer.
Peters, Roberta, 1930-2017 performer.
Tucker, Richard, 1913-1975, performer.
Merrill, Robert, 1917-2004, performer.
Moffo, Anna, performer.
Sills, Beverly, performer.
Price, Leontyne, performer.
Horne, Marilyn, performer.
Vickers, Jon, performer.
Milnes, Sherrill, performer.
Verrett, Shirley, performer.
Heppner, Ben, performer.
Voigt, Deborah, performer.
Vaness, Carol, performer.
Troyanos, Tatiana, performer.
Hadley, Jerry, performer.
Ramey, Samuel, performer.
Von Stade, Frederica, performer.
Upshaw, Dawn, performer.
Mascagni, Pietro, 1863-1945. Cavalleria rusticana.
Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von, 1714-1787. Orfeo ed Euridice.
Charpentier, Gustave, 1860-1956. Louise.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Madama Butterfly.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Aïda.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Falstaff.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Ballo in maschera.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème.
Delibes, Léo, 1836-1891. Lakmé.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Fanciulla del West.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Manon.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Lohengrin.
Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875. Carmen.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Manon Lescaut.
Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Mignon.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Nozze di Figaro.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Rigoletto.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Rigoletto.
Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835. Sonnambula.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème.
Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Barbiere di Siviglia.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Traviata.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Giulio Cesare.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Trovatore.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Rodelinda.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Otello.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Traviata.
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Samson et Dalila.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Fidelio
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Idomeneo.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Così fan tutte.
Flotow, Friedrich von, 1812-1883. Martha.
Boito, Arrigo, 1842-1918. Mefistofele.
Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880. Belle Hélène.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Chérubin.
Participants/Performers Various singers, orchestras, and conductors.
Language Italian
French
German
Notes Compact discs.
Biographical notes by Peter G. Davis (43 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Description 2 audio discs : digital, mono., stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
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