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Joan Sutherland - Mad Scenes


Release Date: 08/08/2000 
Label:  London/Decca Opera Gala Series Catalog #: 458243   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Gaetano DonizettiVincenzo BelliniGiacomo MeyerbeerAmbroise Thomas
Performer:  Sherrill MilnesNicolai GhiaurovDame Joan SutherlandPier Francesco Poli,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden ChorusLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Lucia di Lammermoor: Spargi d'amaro pianto "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano),
Pier Francesco Poli (Baritone)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is preceded by "S'avanza Enrico!" 
2.
I puritani: Qui la voce sua soave by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Piero Cappuccilli (Baritone), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "O rendetemi la speme..." 
3.
Le pardon de Ploërmel "Dinorah": Dors, petite by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1969 
Notes: This selection begins with "Bellah! ma chèvre chèrie!..." 
4.
Le pardon de Ploërmel "Dinorah": Ombre legère by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1962 
Notes: This selection begins with "Dieu! comme cette nuit..." 
5.
Hamlet: A vos jeux "Mad Scene" by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Welsh National Opera Chorus,  Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 1983 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
6.
L'Étoile du Nord: La, la, la, air chérie by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1969 
Notes: This selection begins with "C'est bien lui..." 
7.
I puritani: Vien, diletto, è in ciel la luna by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Piero Cappuccilli (Baritone), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
8.
Hamlet: Le voilà! Je crois l'entendre by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Welsh National Opera Chorus,  Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
9.
Lucia di Lammermoor: Il dolce suono "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Pier Francesco Poli (Baritone),
Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Notes: This selection begins with "Eccola!...O giusto cielo!..."
This selection continues with "Ohimè! sorge il tremendo fantasma." 

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