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Renata Tebaldi - A Portrait

Tebaldi,Renata
Release Date: 07/05/2005 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4324  
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniFrancesco CilèaPietro MascagniAmilcare Ponchielli,   ... 
Performer:  Jussi BjörlingRenata TebaldiGeorge LondonEugene Tobin,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  C. B. C. Festival Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Tebaldi’s complete Bell Telephone Hour performances, as well other important television appearances. Bonus selections are never-before-issued performances of “Un bel dì” and “Con onor muore” from the Bell Telephone Hour (1961). 131 minutes, Color/Black & White, with optional English subtitles. Playable in all regions. Tebaldi’s complete Bell Telephone Hour performances, as well other important television appearances. Bonus selections are never-before-issued performances of “Un bel dì” and “Con onor muore” from the Bell Telephone Hour (1961). 131 minutes, Color/Black & White, with optional English subtitles. Playable in all regions. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. La Bohème: Excerpt(s) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1956 
Notes: Act I finale 
2. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
3. Madama Butterfly: Con onor muore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
4. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1961 
5. Adriana Lecouvreur: Io son l'umile ancella by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1961 
6. Tosca: Excerpt(s) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  George London (Bass Baritone), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Eugene Tobin (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Notes: Scenes from Act I 
7. Cavalleria Rusticana: Voi lo sapete, o Mamma by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1967 
8. La Gioconda: Suicidio! by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1967 
9. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1961 
10. Madama Butterfly: Con onor muore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1961 
11. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
12. Il Tabarro: Nulla, silenzio by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Lilian Sukis (Soprano), Louis Quilico (Baritone), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano),
Ermanno Mauro (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
13. Canzoni-stornelli (3): no 2, L'ultima canzone by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Louis Quilico (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Italy 
14. Le maschere: Overture by Pietro Mascagni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  C. B. C. Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Italy 
15. Les soirées musicales: no 9, La regata veneziana by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1830-1835; Italy 
16. Tosca: Excerpt(s) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Louis Quilico (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Notes: Act 2 finale 

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