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Gwyneth Jones In Concert

Jones,Gwyneth
Release Date: 08/09/2005 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4344  
Composer:  Richard WagnerGiuseppe VerdiGiacomo PucciniFranz Lehár,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones
Conductor:  Simon Streatfield
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Filmed at the Summer Festival of Lanaudière in Québec in 1988, Dame Gwyneth Jones’s resplendently ringing voice resounds through the beautiful Saint-Jacques de Montcalm Church in arias from Tannhäuser, Macbeth, La forza del destino, Turandot and The Merry Widow, with the popular song “Memory” from the musical Cats as an encore. 53 minutes, Color. Filmed at the Summer Festival of Lanaudière in Québec in 1988, Dame Gwyneth Jones’s resplendently ringing voice resounds through the beautiful Saint-Jacques de Montcalm Church in arias from Tannhäuser, Macbeth, La forza del destino, Turandot and The Merry Widow, with the popular song “Memory” from the musical Cats as an encore. 53 minutes, Color. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Streatfield
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
2.
Macbeth: Vieni, t'affretta! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Streatfield
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
3.
La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Streatfield
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
4.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Streatfield
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
5.
Turandot: In questa reggia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Streatfield
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
6.
Die lustige Witwe: Es lebt eine Vilja...Vilja, o Vilja by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Streatfield
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Cats: Memory by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Streatfield
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 

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