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What they never sang at the Met!

Language: Italian
Russian
German
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Format: Music CD 1993
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 Met 7569
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
 
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Op Met 7569
 
 
Contents
La traviata. De' miei bollenti spiriti / Verdi (Fernando de Lucia, 1906 [with piano])
La fille du régiment. Per viver vicino a Maria / Donizetti (John McCormack, 1910)
Andrea Chénier. Come un bel dì di maggio / Giordano (Enrico Caruso, 1916)
Prince Igor. Khan Konchak's aria / Borodin (Feodor Chaliapin, 1924)
L'Africaine. Adamastor, roi des vagues / Meyerbeer (Titta Ruffo, 1920; sung in Italian)
Der Freischütz. Wer legt auf ihn so strenge Bahn / Weber (Friedrich Schorr, 1930)
I gioielli della Madonna. Aprila, o bella, la fenestrella / Wolf-Ferrari (Giuseppe de Luca, 1930)
Un ballo in maschera. Morrò, ma prima in grazia / Verdi (Elisabeth Rethberg, 1930)
La favorita. Splendon più belle in ciel / Donizetti (Ezio Pinza, 1930)
Manon. Ah! fuyez, douce image / Massenet (Georges Thill, 1936)
Der Freischütz. Agathe's prayer / Weber (Lotte Lehmann, 1929)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Am stillen Herd / Wagner (Lauritz Melchior, 1931)
Luisa Miller. Quando le sere al placido / Verdi (Tito Schipa, 1928)
Norma. Casta diva / Bellini (Dusolina Giannini, 1931)
Oberon. Ozean, du Ungeheuer / Weber (Kirsten Flagstad, 1937)
Der Rosenkavalier. Di rigori armato / Strauss (Charles Kullman, 1932)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Pogner's address / Wagner (Alexander Kipnis, 1931)
La rondine. Ore dolci e divine / Puccini (Lucia Albanese, 1956)
La forza del destino. O tu che in seno agli angeli / Verdi (Giuseppe di Stefano, 1955)
Ernani. Ernani involami / Verdi (Eileen Farrell, 1957)
Macbeth. La luce langue / Verdi (Maria Callas, 1958)
Turnadot. Nessun dorma / Puccini (Jussi Bjoerling, 1944)
La forza del destino. Madre pietosa vergine / Verdi (Birgit Nilsson, 1962)
Falstaff. Ford's monologue / Verdi (Robert Merrill, 1963)
Turandot. Tu che di gel sei cinta / Puccini (Renata Scotto, 1958)
La Wally. Nè mai dunque avrò pace / Catalani (Renata Tebaldi, 1956)
Werther. Pourquoi me réveiller / Massenet (Nicolai Gedda, 1961)
La Juive. Rachel, quand du Seigneur / Halévy (Richard Tucker, 1973)
La Gioconda. L'amo come il fulgor del creato / Ponchielli (Montserrat Caballé, Shirley Verrett, 1969)
Dialogues des Carmélites. Mes filles, voilà qui [sic] s'achève / Poulenc (Leontyne Price, 1969)
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Martern aller Arten / Mozart (Joan Sutherland, 1960).

Additional Information
Subjects Operas -- Excerpts.
Publisher [New York] :MET :1993
RCA Special Products,
Other Titles Traviata.
Fille du régiment.
Andrea Chénier.
Kni͡azʹ Igorʹ.
Africaine.
Freischütz.
Gioielli della Madonna.
Ballo in maschera.
Favorite.
Manon.
Freischütz.
Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
Luisa Miller.
Norma.
Oberon.
Rosenkavalier (Opera).
Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
Rondine.
Forza del destino.
Ernani.
Macbeth.
Turandot.
Forza del destino.
Falstaff.
Turandot.
Wally.
Werther.
Juive.
Gioconda.
Dialogues des Carmélites.
Entführung aus dem Serail.
Contributors De Lucia, Fernando, 1860-1925, performer.
McCormack, John, 1884-1945, performer.
Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921, performer.
Chaliapin, Fyodor Ivanovich, 1873-1938, performer.
Ruffo, Titta, 1877-1953, performer.
Schorr, Friedrich, 1888-1953, performer.
De Luca, Giuseppe, 1876-1950, performer.
Rethberg, Elisabeth, 1894-1976, performer.
Pinza, Ezio, performer.
Thill, Georges, 1897-1984, performer.
Lehmann, Lotte, performer.
Melchior, Lauritz, performer.
Schipa, Tito, 1889-1965, performer.
Giannini, Dusolina, 1902-1986, performer.
Flagstad, Kirsten, 1895-1962, performer.
Kullman, Charles, 1903-1983, performer.
Kipnis, Alexander, 1891-1978, performer.
Albanese, Licia, performer.
Di Stefano, Giuseppe, 1921-2008, performer.
Farrell, Eileen, 1920-2002, performer.
Callas, Maria, 1923-1977, performer.
Björling, Jussi, 1911-1960, performer.
Nilsson, Birgit, performer.
Merrill, Robert, 1917-2004, performer.
Scotto, Renata, 1934- performer.
Tebaldi, Renata, performer.
Gedda, Nicolai, performer.
Tucker, Richard, 1913-1975, performer.
Caballé, Montserrat, performer.
Verrett, Shirley, performer.
Price, Leontyne, performer.
Sutherland, Joan, 1926-2010, performer.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Traviata.
Donizetti, Gaetano, 1797-1848. Fille du régiment.
Giordano, Umberto, 1867-1948. Andrea Chénier.
Borodin, Aleksandr Porfirʹevich, 1833-1887. Kni͡azʹ Igorʹ.
Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864. Africaine.
Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826. Freischütz.
Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno, 1876-1948. Gioielli della Madonna.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Ballo in maschera.
Donizetti, Gaetano, 1797-1848. Favorite.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Manon.
Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826. Freischütz.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Luisa Miller.
Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835. Norma.
Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826. Oberon.
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949. Rosenkavalier (Opera).
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Rondine.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Forza del destino.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Ernani.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Macbeth.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Turandot.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Forza del destino.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Falstaff.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Turandot.
Catalani, Alfredo, 1854-1893. Wally.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Werther.
Halévy, F., 1799-1862. Juive.
Ponchielli, Amilcare, 1834-1886. Gioconda.
Poulenc, Francis, 1899-1963. Dialogues des Carmélites.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Entführung aus dem Serail.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Participants/Performers Various singers, choruses, orchestras, and conductors.
Language Italian
Russian
German
French
Notes Opera excerpts.
Previously released material.
Compact disc.
Program notes by David Hamilton, and texts with English translations (73 p.) inserted in container.
Description 2 audio discs : digital, mono., stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
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