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Eileen Farrell In New Orleans


Release Date: 01/09/2007 
Label:  Vai Audio   Catalog #: 1260   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Amilcare PonchielliGiuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Eileen FarrellNell RankinChester LudginAra Berberian,   ... 
Conductor:  Anton GuadagnoRenato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Orleans Opera OrchestraNew Orleans Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Live performances from the New Orleans Opera feature one of the great sopranos of the twentieth century in scenes from two of her most acclaimed roles. La Forza del Destino (1963) also features Richard Cassilly and Dino Doni; Renato Cellini, conductor. La Gioconda highlights (1967) with Nell Rankin and Chester Ludgin; Anton Guadagno, conductor. Mono. Live performances from the New Orleans Opera feature one of the great sopranos of the twentieth century in scenes from two of her most acclaimed roles. La Forza del Destino (1963) also features Richard Cassilly and Dino Doni; Renato Cellini, conductor. La Gioconda highlights (1967) with Nell Rankin and Chester Ludgin; Anton Guadagno, conductor. Mono. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. La Gioconda: É un anatema by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), Nell Rankin (Alto)
Conductor:  Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Orleans Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/02/1967 
Venue:  Live  New Orleans, Louisiana 
2. La Gioconda: Suicidio! by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Orleans Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/02/1967 
Venue:  Live  New Orleans, Louisiana 
3. La Gioconda: Ora posso morir by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Chester Ludgin (Baritone), Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Orleans Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/02/1967 
Venue:  Live  New Orleans, Louisiana 
4. La forza del destino: Act 1, Scene 1 by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Ara Berberian (Bass), Lydia Neumann (Mezzo Soprano), Raymond Michalski (Bass),
Richard Cassilly (Tenor), Nicola Moscona (Bass), Dino Dondi (Tenor),
Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Orleans Opera Orchestra,  New Orleans Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/16/1963 
Venue:  Live  New Orleans, Louisiana 
Notes: Composition written: Italy (1862 - 1869). 
5. La forza del destino: Act 2, Scene 2 by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dino Dondi (Tenor), Eileen Farrell (Soprano), Ara Berberian (Bass),
Lydia Neumann (Mezzo Soprano), Richard Cassilly (Tenor), Nicola Moscona (Bass),
Raymond Michalski (Bass)
Conductor:  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Orleans Opera Orchestra,  New Orleans Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/16/1963 
Venue:  Live  New Orleans, Louisiana 
6. La forza del destino: Act 4, Scene 2 by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), Dino Dondi (Tenor), Lydia Neumann (Mezzo Soprano),
Raymond Michalski (Bass), Ara Berberian (Bass), Richard Cassilly (Tenor),
Nicola Moscona (Bass)
Conductor:  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Orleans Opera Orchestra,  New Orleans Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/16/1963 
Venue:  Live  New Orleans, Louisiana 

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