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20th Century Classics - Respighi


Release Date: 02/24/2009 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 37676   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ottorino Respighi
Performer:  Christine RiceDame Janet Baker
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerAntonio PappanoRiccardo Muti
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi
Performer:  Christine Rice (Soprano), Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner,  Antonio Pappano,  Riccardo Muti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1924; Rome, Italy 
2.
Gli uccelli "The Birds" by Ottorino Respighi
Performer:  Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano), Christine Rice (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner,  Antonio Pappano,  Riccardo Muti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Rome, Italy 
3.
Trittico botticelliano by Ottorino Respighi
Performer:  Christine Rice (Soprano), Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner,  Antonio Pappano,  Riccardo Muti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Rome, Italy 
4.
La sensitiva by Ottorino Respighi
Performer:  Christine Rice (Soprano), Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner,  Antonio Pappano,  Riccardo Muti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; Rome, Italy 

Sound Samples

Il Tramonto (lyric poem for mezzo-soprano and string orchestra)
Pini di Roma (The Pines of Rome): I. I pini di Villa Borghese
Pini di Roma (The Pines of Rome): II. Pini presso una catacomba
Pini di Roma (The Pines of Rome): III. I pini del Gianiclo
Pini di Roma (The Pines of Rome): IV. I pini di Via Appia
Fontane di Roma: I. La fontana di Valle Giulia all'alba
Fontane di Roma: II. La fontana del Tritone mattino
Fontane di Roma: III. La fontana di Trevi al meriggio
Fontane di Roma: IV. La fontana di Villa Medici al tramonto
Feste romane (Roman Festivals): I. Circenses
Feste romane (Roman Festivals): II. Il Giubileo
Feste romane (Roman Festivals): III. L'Ottobrata
Feste romane (Roman Festivals): IV. La Befana
The Birds (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Prelude (Bernardo Pasquini)
The Birds (1996 Digital Remaster): II. The Dove (Jacques de Gallot)
The Birds (1996 Digital Remaster): III. The Hen (Jean-Philippe Rameau)
The Birds (1996 Digital Remaster): IV. The Nightingale (anon., English)
The Birds (1996 Digital Remaster): V. The Cuckoo (Pasquini)
Three Botticelli Pictures (1996 Digital Remaster): I - Spring
Three Botticelli Pictures (1996 Digital Remaster): II - The Adoration of the Magi
Three Botticelli Pictures (1996 Digital Remaster): III - The Birth of Venus
La Sensitiva (Shelley)

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