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Kiri! - Her Greatest Hits Live


Release Date: 07/19/1994 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 443600   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gustave CharpentierWolfgang Amadeus MozartRichard StraussGiacomo Puccini,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te KanawaAndré PrevinDennis O'NeillDave Green,   ... 
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony ChorusAndré Previn Trio,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Louise: Depuis le jour by Gustave Charpentier
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; France 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: French 
2. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), André Previn (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Lieder (5), Op. 39: no 4, Befreit by Richard Strauss
Performer:  André Previn (Piano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Dennis O'Neill (Tenor)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. Carousel: You'll never walk alone by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Chris Hazell 
7. Knickerbocker Holiday: It never was you by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), André Previn (Piano), Dave Green (Double Bass),
Dave Cliff (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  André Previn Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
8. Why don't you do right? by Joe McCoy
Performer:  André Previn (Piano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Dave Cliff (Guitar),
Dave Green (Double Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  André Previn Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
9. The Sound of Music: Climb ev'ry mountain by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Symphony Chorus,  Waihirere Maori Group
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Chris Hazell 
10. Citizen Kane: Salaambo's Aria by Bernard Herrmann
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
11. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. West Side Story: Somewhere by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Chris Hazell 
13. The Enchantress: Art is calling for me by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: English 
14. World in Union by Skarbek,
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Skarbek and Chris Hazell 
15. Happy Birthday to You by Mildred J Hill
Performer:  Dennis O'Neill (Tenor), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), André Previn (Piano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Symphony Chorus,  André Previn Trio  ... 
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Chris Hazell 
16. Die tote Stadt, Op. 12: O Tanz! O Rausch! "Marietta's Lute Song" by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: German 
17. Hine e Hine by Princess Te Rangi Pai
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Waihirere Maori Group
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1916; New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a Maori folksong attributed to Princess Te Rangi Pai. 
18. Tahi Nei taro kino by Paraire Tomoana
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Waihirere Maori Group
Period: 20th Century 
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: P. Tomoana
This selection is a Maori folksong. 
19. Sunset Boulevard: With One Look by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stephen Barlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 03/10/1994 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Chris Hazell 

Sound Samples

Louise - Act 3: "Depuis le jour"
Die tote Stadt / Act 1: Glück, das mir verblieb (Mariettalied)
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 / Act 2: "Porgi amor"
Befreit, Op.39, No.4
La Bohème / Act 1: "Sì. Mi chiamano Mimì"
La Bohème / Act 1: "O soave fanciulla"
You'll never walk alone [Carousel - Arr. Chris Hazell]
Knickerbocker Holiday: It never was you
Why don't you do right
Hine e hine (Lullaby)
Tahi nei taru kino - Action song - Trad. Arr. P. Tomoana
Climb ev'ry mountain [The Sound of Music - Arr. Chris Hazell]
Sunset Boulevard: With one look
Music from the film "Citizen Kane" - original version: Salaambô's aria
Gianni Schicchi: O, mio babbino caro
West Side Story - Arr. Chris Hazell: Somewhere
The Enchantress - original smith: Art is calling for me
World in Union
Happy Birthday to you - Arr. Chris Hazell

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