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The Singers - Franco Corelli


Release Date: 09/18/2001 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 467918   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiAmilcare PonchielliGiacomo PucciniRiccardo Zandonai,   ... 
Performer:  Franco CorelliTeresa Zylis-GaraRemo CambiatiRenata Tebaldi,   ... 
Conductor:  Karl BöhmAnton GuadagnoLorin MaazelRichard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera OrchestraSuisse Romande OrchestraSanta Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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This CD contains multimedia features accessible via a PC/Macintosh CD
Rom-drive: Photo gallery, artist discography, artist profile, and sung
texts.
This CD contains multimedia features accessible via a PC/Macintosh CD
Rom-drive: Photo gallery, artist discography, artist profile, and sung
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Works on This Recording

1.
Otello: Già nella notte densa by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Teresa Zylis-Gara (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 37 Secs. 
2.
La Gioconda: Laggiù nelle nebbie remote by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Remo Cambiati (Bass), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ma chi vien?..." 
3.
Manon Lescaut: Tu, tu, amore, tu? by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4.
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Alfredo Mariotti (Bass), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
5.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
6.
Francesca da Rimini: No, Smaragdi!...Inghirkandata di violette by Riccardo Zandonai
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra,  Léman Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; Turin, Italy 
Length: 18 Minutes 27 Secs. 
7.
Faust: A moi les plaisirs by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 17 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: This selection begins with "Rien!...En vain j'interroge..." 
8.
Faust: Salut! demeure chaste et pure by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: This selection begins with "Quel trouble inconnu..." 

Sound Samples

Otello / Act 1: Già nella notte densa (Love Duet)
La Gioconda / Act 2: Ma chi vien?...Oh! la sinistra voce!
Manon Lescaut / Act 2: Tu, tu, amore? tu?
Tosca / Act 1: "Dammi i colori!" - "Recondita armonia" (Aria)
Tosca / Act 3: "E lucevan le stelle"
Francesca da Rimini / Act 3: No, Smaragdi, no!...Inghirlandata di violette
Faust - Version 1860/1869 / Act 1: Rien!...En vain j'interroge...Me voici! - Eh bien!
Faust - Version 1860/1869 / Act 3: Quel trouble inconnu...Salut! Demeure chaste et pure
Faust - Version 1860/1869 / Act 3: Quel trouble inconnu...Salut! Demeure chaste et pure

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