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Rossini - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 06/13/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 64598   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ottorino RespighiGioachino Rossini
Performer:  Leo NucciAgnes Baltsa
Conductor:  Sir Andrew DavisRiccardo ChaillyBarry WordsworthIon Marin,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony OrchestraMilan Teatro alla Scala OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La boutique fantasque: Tarantella by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Italy 
Notes: This ballet is based on themes by Gioacchino Rossini. 
2.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Leo Nucci (Baritone)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Language: Italian 
3.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
4.
Guillaume Tell: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
5.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Agnes Baltsa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ion Marin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
6.
La gazza ladra: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Gianluigi Gelmetti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  EIAR Symphony Orchestra Turin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
7.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Dunque io son la fortunata by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Charles Neidich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mozzafiato
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Notes: Arranged: Wenzel Sedlak (c. 1820) 
8.
La scala di seta: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1812; Italy 
9.
L'italiana in Algeri: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Italy 
10.
Semiramide: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Italy 
11.
Guillaume Tell: Pas de six by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 

Sound Samples

Overture from The Barber of Seville
Largo al factotum from The Barber of Seville (Vocal)
Una voce poco fa from The Barber of Seville (Vocal)
Overture from La gazza ladra
Tarantella from La boutique fantasque
Dunque io son from The Barber of Seville
Overture to La scala di seta
Overture to L'Italiana in Algeri
Semiramide Overture (Instrumental)
Dance for Six from William Tell
William Tell Overture

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