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Risė Stevens In Opera & Song

Stevens,Rise
Release Date: 03/28/2006 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4052  
Composer:  Richard RodgersGeorges BizetRudolf FrimlRobert Schumann,   ... 
Performer:  Risė Stevens
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Mezzo-soprano Rise Stevens made her Metropolitan Opera debut in 1938 and was immediately recognized as a uniquely gifted singer, possessing a voice of exceptional beauty and evenness, and a dramatic presence worthy of the finest stage actresses. Her incredible versatility is evident in these telecasts.

Running Time: 97 minutes
Region Code: ALL
Picture Format: NTSC
Mezzo-soprano Rise Stevens made her Metropolitan Opera debut in 1938 and was immediately recognized as a uniquely gifted singer, possessing a voice of exceptional beauty and evenness, and a dramatic presence worthy of the finest stage actresses. Her incredible versatility is evident in these telecasts.

Running Time: 97 minutes
Region Code: ALL
Picture Format: NTSC
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Works on This Recording

1. The Boys from Syracuse: Falling in Love with Love by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1951 
2. Carmen: En vain pour éviter les réponses amčres "Card Aria" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1951 
3. L'Amour, toujours, l'amour by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1951 
4. Myrthen, Op. 25: no 1, Widmung by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 4/1951 
5. State Fair: It Might As Well Be Spring by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1951 
6. Annie Get Your Gun: They say it's wonderful by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1951 
7. Carmen: Les tringles des sistres tintaient "Gypsy Song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 4/1951 
8. Roberta: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1951 
9. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habańera" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Written: 1873-1874 
Date of Recording: 4/1951 
10. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 4/1951 
11. Siboney by Ernesto Lecuona
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1929; Cuba 
Date of Recording: 4/1951 
12. If I could tell you by Idabelle Firestone
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 2/1955 
13. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Bacchanale by Camille Saint-Saėns
Written: 1877 
Date of Recording: 2/1955 
14. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Amour, viens aider ma faiblesse by Camille Saint-Saėns
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Date of Recording: 2/1955 
15. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Printemps, qui commence by Camille Saint-Saėns
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Date of Recording: 6/1952 
16. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Mon coeur s'ouvre ą ta voix by Camille Saint-Saėns
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Date of Recording: 9-1962 
17. Songs (15), Op. 26: no 7, To the children by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; Russia 
Date of Recording: 6/1952 
18. Oklahoma!: People Will Say We're In Love by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Written: 1943 
Date of Recording: 7/1951 
19. Naughty Marietta: I'm Falling in Love with Someone by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; USA 
Date of Recording: 7/1951 
20. L'enfant prodigue: Air de Lia by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1884/1908; France 
Date of Recording: 2/1959 
21. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa č amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 2/1959 
22. Always by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1957 
23. Carmen: Prčs des ramparts de Seville "Seguidilla" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 9/1957 
24. The Band Wagon: Dancing in the dark by Arthur Schwartz
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1957 
25. In My Garden by Idabelle Firestone
Performer:  Risė Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Date of Recording: 9/1957 

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