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35th Anniversary Opera Gala / Orbelian, Hvorostovsky, Bernadi, Grivnov, Et Al


Release Date: 09/30/2008 
Label:  Delos   Catalog #: 3395   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ruggero LeoncavalloFrancesco CilèaSergei RachmaninovPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  Dmitri HvorostovskyMarina DomashenkoOlga GuryakovaEwa Podles,   ... 
Conductor:  Constantine OrbelianAlfred HellerGerard SchwarzMario Bernardi,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of RussiaMoscow Chamber OrchestraMoscow Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. I Pagliacci: Sì può? [Prologue] by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 41 Secs. 
2. Adriana Lecouvreur: Acerba volutta by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Marina Domashenko (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
3. Songs (12), Op. 14: no 11, Spring waters by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Olga Guryakova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
4. Queen of Spades, Op. 68: I love you beyond all measure [Yeletsky's Aria] by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
5. Prince Igor: Now the daylight dies "Konchakovna's Aria" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Ewa Podles (Alto)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
6. May Night: Act 2, Levko's Song by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Daniil Shtoda (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
7. Melodia sentimental, W 556 by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Renée Fleming (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfred Heller
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958-1959; Brazil 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
8. Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The prince, unable to conceal his pain by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Arleen Augér (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
9. Rinaldo, HWV 7: Venti, turbini by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ewa Podles (Alto)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1711; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
10. Il trovatore: Il balen del suo sorriso by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone)
Conductor:  Mario Bernardi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 41 Secs. 
11. Rafael, Op. 37: Raphael and Fornarina's Duet by Anton Arensky
Performer:  Vsevolod Grivnov (Tenor), Marina Domashenko (Mezzo Soprano), Tatiana Pavlovskaya (Soprano)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Russia 
Length: 10 Minutes 46 Secs. 
12. The oprichnik: Natalya's arioso by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Olga Guryakova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870-1872; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
13. Aleko: The moon is high in the sky "Aleko's Cavatina" by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Olga Guryakova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1893; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
14. Turandot: In questa reggia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Alessandra Marc (Soprano)
Conductor:  David Litton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 23 Secs. 
15. Core 'ngrato by Salvatore Cardillo
Performer:  Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone)
Conductor:  Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia of Russia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 

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