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Format: CD
Sku: 60595661
UPC: 724357589123
UPC 14: 00724357589123
Release Date: 4/22/2003
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Disc 1
Song Title
1. Aida, opera: Act 1. Ritorna vincitor ~ Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
2. Aida, opera: Act 3. Qui Radames verr?...O patria mia ~ Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
3. La forza del destino, opera: Act 4. Pace, pace mio Dio ~ Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
4. Macbeth, opera: Act 4. Una macchia ? qui tutt'ora ~ Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
5. Don Carlo, opera: Act 5. Tu che le vanit? ~ Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
6. Otello, opera: Act 4. Ave Maria ~ Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
7. Mefistofele, opera in prologue, 4 acts & epilogue: Act 3. L'altra notte in fondo al mare ~ Arrigo Boito (1842 - 1918)
8. Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act: Voi lo sapete, o mamma ~ Pietro Mascagni (1863 - 1945)
9. Guillaume Tell (William Tell), opera: Act 2. Ils s'?loignent enfin...Sombre for?t ~ Gioachino Rossini (1792 - 1868)
10. Canto a Sevilla, song cycle for voice & orchestra, Op. 37: Las Fuentecitas del Parque ~ Joaqu¡n Turina (1882 - 1949)
11. Canciones negras (5) for voice & piano (or orchestra): Cuta dentro de un piano ~ Xavier Montsalvatge (1912 - 2002)
12. Canciones negras (5) for voice & piano (or orchestra): Ch?vre ~ Xavier Montsalvatge (1912 - 2002)
13. Canciones negras (5) for voice & piano (or orchestra): Punto de habanera ~ Xavier Montsalvatge (1912 - 2002)
14. Canciones negras (5) for voice & piano (or orchestra): Canci¢n de cuna para dormir a un negrito ~ Xavier Montsalvatge (1912 - 2002)
15. Canciones negras (5) for voice & piano (or orchestra): Canto negro ~ Xavier Montsalvatge (1912 - 2002)
Disc 2
Song Title
1. Manon Lescaut, opera: Act 2. In quelle trine morbide ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
2. La boh?me, opera: Act 1. S. Mi chiamano Mimi ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
3. La boh?me, opera: Act 3. Donde lieta usci ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
4. Tosca, opera: Act 2. Vissi d'arte ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
5. Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Act 2. Un bel d vedremo ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
6. Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Act 2. Tu, tu, piccolo iddio! ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
7. Turandot, opera: Act 1. Signore, ascolta ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
8. Turandot, opera: Act 2. Signore, ascolta ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
9. Turandot, opera: Act 3. Tu che di gel sei cinta ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
10. Gianni Schicchi, opera: O mio babbino caro ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
11. La Rondine (The Swallow), opera: Act 1. Chi il bel sogno di Doretta ~ Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924)
12. I Puritani, opera: Act 1. Son vergin vezzosa ~ Vincenzo Bellini (1801 - 1835)
13. I Puritani, opera: Act 2. O rendetemi la speme...Qui la voce sua soave... ~ Vincenzo Bellini (1801 - 1835)
14. I Puritani, opera: Act 2. Torn? il riso sul suo aspetto...Vien diletto ~ Vincenzo Bellini (1801 - 1835)
15. Il Pirata, opera: Act 2. Oh! s'io potessi dissipar le nubi... ~ Vincenzo Bellini (1801 - 1835)
16. Il Pirata, opera: Act 2. Col sorriso d'innocenza... ~ Vincenzo Bellini (1801 - 1835)
17. Il Pirata, opera: Act 2. Qual suono...Oh, Sole! ti vela di tenebre oscure ~ Vincenzo Bellini (1801 - 1835)
 

Technical Info

Music Release Date Release Date : 04/22/2003
Music ReRelease Info Re-release? : No
Music CatalogId Catalog ID : CDFB75891
Music Label Name Label : EMI Classics
Music Number of Discs Number of Discs : 2
Music Runtime Runtime : 2h : 32m32m : s
Music Mono or Stereo Mono/Stereo : Stereo
Music SPAR code SPAR Code : ADD
Music UPC UPC : 00724357589123

Detailed Track Info

1. Aida: Ritorna vincitor!
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1871
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Guadagno, Anton
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
2. Aida: Qui Radames verra
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1871
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
3. La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1862/1869
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
4. Macbeth: Una macchia ? qui tuttora "Sleepwalking Scene"
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1847/1865
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Allen, Thomas,Bainbridge, Elisabeth,Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Baritone,Mezzo Soprano,Soprano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,,
 
5. Don Carlos: Tu, che la vanit  conoscesti del mondo
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1867/1884
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Giulini, Carlo Maria
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
6. Otello: Ave Maria
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1887
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Guadagno, Anton
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
7. Mefistofele: L'altra notte in fondo al mare
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Boito, Arrigo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1868
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Rudel, Julius
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
8. Cavalleria Rusticana: Voi lo sapete, o Mamma
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Mascagni, Pietro
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1890
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Muti, Riccardo
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Varnay, Astrid
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Soprano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
9. Guillaume Tell: Sombre for?t
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Rossini, Gioachino
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1829
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Work Notes Work Notes: This selection begins with "Ils s'eloignent enfin..."
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Gardelli, Lamberto
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
10. Canto a Sevilla, Op. 37
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Turina, Joaquin
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1927
Muze Music Classical Period Period: 20th Century
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Spain
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Weissenberg, Alexis
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Piano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
11. Canciones negras (5): no 1, Cuba dentro de un piano
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Montsalvatge, Xavier
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1945
Muze Music Classical Period Period: 20th Century
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Spain
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Weissenberg, Alexis
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Piano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
12. Canciones negras (5): no 3, Ch?vere
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Montsalvatge, Xavier
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1945
Muze Music Classical Period Period: 20th Century
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Spain
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Weissenberg, Alexis
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Piano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
13. Canciones negras (5): no 2, Punto de Habanera
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Montsalvatge, Xavier
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1945
Muze Music Classical Period Period: 20th Century
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Spain
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Weissenberg, Alexis
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Piano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
14. Canciones negras (5): no 4, Canci¢n de cuna para dormir a un negrito
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Montsalvatge, Xavier
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1945
Muze Music Classical Period Period: 20th Century
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Spain
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Weissenberg, Alexis
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Piano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
15. Canciones negras (5): no 5, Canto negro
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Montsalvatge, Xavier
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1945
Muze Music Classical Period Period: 20th Century
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Spain
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Weissenberg, Alexis
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Piano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
16. Manon Lescaut: In quelle trine morbide
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1893
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Bartoletti, Bruno
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
17. La Boh?me: Donde lieta usc
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1896
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Mackerras, Charles, Sir
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
18. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1900
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
19. Madama Butterfly: Un bel d vedremo
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1904
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
20. Madama Butterfly: Tu, tu, piccolo iddio [Death of Butterfly]
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1904
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
21. Turandot: Signore, ascolta
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1926
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
22. Turandot: In questa reggia
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1926
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
23. Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1926
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
24. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1918
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
25. La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1917
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
26. I puritani: Son vergin vezzosa "Polacca"
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1835
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Muti, Riccardo,
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Ambrosian Opera Chorus,Philharmonia Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Elenkov, Stefan,Ferrin, Agostino,Hamari, Julia,Kraus, Alfredo
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Bass,Bass,Mezzo Soprano,Tenor
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,,,,
 
27. I puritani: Qui la voce sua soave
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1835
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Work Notes Work Notes: This selection begins with "Rendetemi la speme..."
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Ferrin, Agostino,Manuguerra, Matteo
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Bass,Baritone
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,,
 
28. I puritani: Vien, diletto, ? in ciel la luna
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1835
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Ferrin, Agostino,Manuguerra, Matteo
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Bass,Baritone
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,,
 
29. Il pirata: Oh! s'io potessi dissipar le nubi
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1827
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Gavazzeni, Gianandrea,
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Italian Radio Chorus Rome,Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Rafanelli, Flora
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Mezzo Soprano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
30. Il pirata: Col sorriso d'innocenza
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1827
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Muti, Riccardo,
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Italian Radio Chorus Rome,Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
 
31. Il pirata: Oh! sole! ti vela
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1827
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: ,
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: Italian Radio Chorus Rome,Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat,Rafanelli, Flora
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano,Mezzo Soprano
Muze Music Classical Notes Artist Notes: ,
 
32. La Boh?me: Si, mi chiamano Mim
Muze Music Composer Name Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
Muze Music Written By Date Written: 1896
Muze Music Classical Period Period: Romantic
Muze Music Classical Country Country: Italy
Muze Music Classical Studio or Live Studio/Live: Studio
Muze Music Classical Conductor Conductor: Mackerras, Charles, Sir
Muze Music Classical Ensemble Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Muze Music Classical Performer Performer: Caball?, Montserrat
Muze Music Classical Instruments Instrument: Soprano
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