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An Evening With Kiri Te Kanawa

Te Kanawa,Kiri
Release Date: 07/12/2005 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4341  
Composer:  Carl Maria von WeberGeorge Frideric HandelWolfgang Amadeus MozartGustave Charpentier,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A program of opera arias sung by Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, in her most radiant and graceful form, in a 1986 concert with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Charles Dutoit. Dame Kiri sings arias by Handel, Mozart, Bellini, Gounod, Boito, Puccini and Charpentier, the camera and microphone vividly capturing her special affinity with this repertoire. 60 minutes, Color. A program of opera arias sung by Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, in her most radiant and graceful form, in a 1986 concert with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Charles Dutoit. Dame Kiri sings arias by Handel, Mozart, Bellini, Gounod, Boito, Puccini and Charpentier, the camera and microphone vividly capturing her special affinity with this repertoire. 60 minutes, Color. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Euryanthe, J 291/Op. 81: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822-1823; Dresden, Germany 
2.
Rinaldo, HWV 7: Armida dispietata...Lascia ch'io pianga mia cruda sorte by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1711; London, England 
3.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: E Susanna non vien...Dove sono by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Louise: Depuis le jour by Gustave Charpentier
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; France 
6.
Faust: Ah! je ris de me voir si belle "Jewel Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
7.
I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Oh, quante volte by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Italy 
8.
Mefistofele: L'altra notte in fondo al mare by Arrigo Boito
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Italy 
9.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
10.
Le carnaval romain Overture, Op. 9 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843-1844; France 

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