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Joan Hammond And Charles Craig Sing Opera Arias And Duets


Release Date: 11/01/1998 
Label:  Testament   Catalog #: 1153   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniCharles GounodGiuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Charles CraigJoan HammondGwyn Griffiths
Conductor:  Vilem TauskyGlauco CurielBryan BalkwillMichael Moores
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic OrchestraPhilharmonia OrchestraSadler's Wells Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vilem Tausky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 
2. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Vilem Tausky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 
3. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano), Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vilem Tausky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 
4. La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Glauco Curiel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1955 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
5. Tosca: Mario! Mario! Mario!...Son qui. by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano), Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vilem Tausky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 
6. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Glauco Curiel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1955 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
7. Madama Butterfly: Dovunque al mondo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Gwyn Griffiths (Baritone), Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Bryan Balkwill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sadler's Wells Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 
8. Madama Butterfly: Vogliatemi bene...O quanti occhi fisi by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano), Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vilem Tausky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 
9. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Glauco Curiel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1955 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
10. Madama Butterfly: Addio, fiorito asil by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Gwyn Griffiths (Baritone), Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Bryan Balkwill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sadler's Wells Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 
11. Madama Butterfly: Tu, tu, piccolo iddio [Death of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Glauco Curiel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1955 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
12. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Conductor:  Glauco Curiel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1955 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 
13. Faust: Il se fait tard by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano), Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vilem Tausky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 
14. Il trovatore: Di quella pira by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Michael Moores
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sadler's Wells Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1961 
Language: English 
15. Aida: Pur ti riveggo...Là tra le foreste vergini by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano), Charles Craig (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vilem Tausky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959-60 
Language: English 

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