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Jan Kiepura Volume 1


Release Date: 11/23/1993 
Label:  Pearl   Catalog #: 9976   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiGiacomo PucciniFriedrich von FlotowGeorges Bizet,   ... 
Performer:  Jan KiepuraUrstein,Wolfgang RebnerOtto Herz
Conductor:  Erich Wolfgang KorngoldKarl AlwinHans Wilhelm SteinbergRobert Armbruster,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ChorusOrchestraColumbia Opera Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes kujawiak(s) for violin and piano by Henri Wieniawski. Soloists: Jan Kiepura, Wolfgang Rebner. Includes kujawiak(s) for violin and piano by Henri Wieniawski. Soloists: Jan Kiepura, Wolfgang Rebner. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1933 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
2.
Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1935 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is from the film "Ich Liebe Alle Frauen." 
3.
Rigoletto: La donna č mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor), Urstein, (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1938 
Venue:  Live  Warsaw, Poland 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was previously unreleased. 
4.
Il trovatore: Di quella pira by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1935 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranged: Korngold (Orchestra is replaced by male chorus). 
5.
La Bohčme: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Karl Alwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/09/1937 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
6.
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Hans Wilhelm Steinberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/1942 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
7.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Armbruster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1941 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
8.
Martha: Ach, so fromm by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Armbruster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/02/1942 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
Les pęcheurs de perles: Je crois entendre encore by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 1940 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Hans Wilhelm Steinberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 02/09/1942 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
11.
Processional by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 1935 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: This piece is drawn from the film "Give Us this Night". 
12.
Ninon by Bronislaw Kaper
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: C1932 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Walter Jurmann.
This work was written in collaboration with Walter Jurmann. 
13.
Oh Madonna by Bronislaw Kaper
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: C1932 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Walter Jurmann also worked on this song. 
14.
Schenk' mir dein Herz heute Nacht by Robert Stolz
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Werner Schmidt-Bölke
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 08/27/1935 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: German 
15.
Ich liebe alle Frauen: Ob blond, ob braun, ich liebe alle Frau'n by Robert Stolz
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Werner Schmidt-Bölke
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/27/1935 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: German 
16.
Mein Herz ist voller Sonnenschein by Robert Stolz
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Hans Swarowsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 06/20/1936 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: German 
17.
Zauber der Boheme: Ich liebe dich! by Robert Stolz
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Stolz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1937 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
18.
Weine nicht by Robert Stolz
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Stolz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1937 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: German 
19.
La Chanson d'un Nuit by Mischa Spoliansky
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Odeon-Künstler Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 08/28/1932 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
20.
Mów do mnie jeszcze by N. Rutkowski
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor), Wolfgang Rebner (Piano)
Written: Poland 
Date of Recording: 08/01/1942 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Polish 
Notes: This recording was previously unreleased. 
21.
Umarl Maciek by Traditional
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor), Wolfgang Rebner (Piano)
Written: Poland 
Date of Recording: 08/01/1942 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Polish 
22.
Prayer for Poland by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor), Otto Herz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 08/01/1941 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Polish 
Notes: Transcribed: Kiepura 
23.
Les soirées musicales: no 8, La danza by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1830-1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/30/1932 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 

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