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Lebendige Vergangenheit - Dorothy Kirsten


Release Date: 01/24/2006 
Label:  Preiser Records   Catalog #: 89632   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniJules MassenetGustave CharpentierGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Dorothy KirstenRobert Merrill
Conductor:  Jean Paul MorelFausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor OrchestraMetropolitan Opera OrchestraColumbia Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Dorothy Kirsten. Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Dorothy Kirsten. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean Paul Morel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1947 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean Paul Morel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1947 
Language: Italian 
3.
Manon Lescaut: In quelle trine morbide by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean Paul Morel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1947 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean Paul Morel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1947 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean Paul Morel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/22/1949 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
Manon: Obéissons quand leur voix appelle "Gavotte" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean Paul Morel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 03/22/1949 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
Thaïs: Te souvient-il du lumineux voyage by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Robert Merrill (Baritone), Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean Paul Morel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1947 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Louise: Depuis le jour by Gustave Charpentier
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jean Paul Morel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; France 
Date of Recording: 03/22/1949 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
La traviata: Ah, fors' è lui by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/30/1952 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
La traviata: Addio del passato by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1953 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11.
Faust: Ah! je ris de me voir si belle "Jewel Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 11/30/1952 
Length: 10 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Il était un roi de Thulé..." 
12.
Andrea Chénier: La mamma morta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1953 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Manon Lescaut: Sola, perduta, abbandonata by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/18/1951 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/17/1951 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
La Rondine: Ore dolci e divine by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/18/1951 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16.
Madama Butterfly: Tu, tu, piccolo iddio [Death of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/17/1951 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/17/1951 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18.
Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dorothy Kirsten (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/18/1951 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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