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Giovanni Martinelli - The Acoustic Recordings 1913-1923


Release Date: 10/17/1995 
Label:  Preiser Records   Catalog #: 89213   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniAmilcare PonchielliGiuseppe VerdiFrancesco Paolo Tosti,   ... 
Performer:  Giovanni MartinelliEmmy DestinnGeraldine FarrarFrances Alda,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 34 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/24/1913 
Language: Italian 
2.
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/08/1914 
Language: Italian 
3.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/08/1914 
Language: Italian 
4.
La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Written: 1876 
Date of Recording: 01/16/1914 
Language: Italian 
5.
Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/16/1914 
Language: Italian 
6.
Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/16/1914 
Language: Italian 
7.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/25/1914 
Language: Italian 
8.
Romanze (2): no 1, Ideale by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1882 
Date of Recording: 02/03/1915 
Language: Italian 
9.
Serenata by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/03/1915 
Language: Italian 
10.
Un ballo in maschera: Di' tu se fedele by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/03/1915 
Language: Italian 
11.
Il trovatore: Ah si, ben mio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/16/1915 
Language: Italian 
12.
Il trovatore: Di quella pira by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/23/1915 
Language: Italian 
13.
Il trovatore: Quel suon...Ah! che la morte "Miserere" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Emmy Destinn (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/16/1915 
Language: Italian 
14.
L'Africaine: O paradis sorti de l'onde by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/23/1915 
Language: Italian 
15.
Ernani: Mercè, diletti amici...Come rugiada al cospite by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/11/1915 
Language: Italian 
16.
Carmen: Halte-là! qui va là? by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 05/17/1915 
Language: French 
17.
Carmen: Tra-la-la...Attends un peu, Carmen by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 05/19/1915 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins with "Au quartier pour l'appel..." 
18.
Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 05/11/1915 
Language: French 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
19.
Carmen: C'est toi! C'est moi!...Carmen, il est temps encore by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 05/19/1915 
Language: French 
20.
Carmen: Tu ne m'aimes donc plus...Non, tu ne m'aimes pas by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 05/19/1915 
Language: French 
21.
Cavalleria Rusticana: O Lola, ch'ai di latti la cammisa by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/29/1915 
Language: Italian 
22.
Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/29/1915 
Language: Italian 
23.
Lucia di Lammermoor: Fra poco a me ricovero by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/20/1916 
Language: Italian 
24.
Martha: Ach, so fromm by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1916 
Language: Italian 
25.
Vasco da Gama: Ouvre ton coeur by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859-1860; France 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1916 
Language: French 
26.
Iris: Apri la tua finestra! by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/19/1917 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Composition written: Italy (1898).
Composition revised: Italy (1899). 
27.
La traviata: De' miei bollenti spiriti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/26/1917 
Language: Italian 
28.
Lucia di Lammermoor: Tu che a Dio spiegasti l'ali by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1917 
Language: Italian 
29.
Don Pasquale: Com' è gentil by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1917 
Language: Italian 
30.
O ben tornato, amore by Emanuele de Roxas
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/25/1918 
Language: Italian 
31.
Faust: Salut! demeure chaste et pure by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 01/25/1918 
Language: French 
32.
Werther: Pourquoi me réveiller? by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Date of Recording: 02/14/1918 
Language: French 
33.
Canzoni-stornelli (3): no 2, L'ultima canzone by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/14/1918 
Language: Italian 
34.
La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Frances Alda (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/20/1918 
Language: Italian 
35.
Madama Butterfly: Vogliatemi bene...O quanti occhi fisi by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Frances Alda (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/20/1918 
Language: Italian 
36.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Lensky's aria by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Written: 1879 
Date of Recording: 02/09/1921 
Language: Italian 
37.
Don Carlos: Dio, che nell' alma infondere by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1884; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/11/1921 
Language: Italian 
38.
I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/24/1914 
Language: Italian 
39.
Mattinata by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1916 
Language: Italian 
40.
Zazà: O mio piccolo tavolo by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/09/1921 
Language: Italian 
41.
Zazà: E un riso gentil by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/16/1922 
Language: Italian 
42.
Guillaume Tell: Ah! Mathilde, idole de mon âme by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Marcel Journet (Bass)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/26/1917 
Language: Italian 
43.
Guillaume Tell: Asil héréditaire by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/01/1923 
Language: Italian 
44.
Guillaume Tell: Troncar soi di by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  José Mardones (Bass), Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone), Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/23/1923 
Language: Italian 

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