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Eileen Farrell - Opera Arias & Songs


Release Date: 05/09/1996 
Label:  Testament   Catalog #: 1073   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckGiuseppe VerdiAmilcare PonchielliPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  Eileen FarrellGeorge Trovillo
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Alceste: Divinités du Styx by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: French 
2.
Ernani: Ernani, involami by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Sorta è la notte..." 
3.
La Gioconda: Suicidio! by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: Italian 
4.
Maid of Orleans: Adieu, forêts by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: French 
5.
Hérodiade: Il est doux, il est bon by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; France 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins with "Celui dont la parole..." 
6.
L'enfant prodigue: Azaël! Azaël! Pourquoi m'as tu quittée? by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1884/1908; France 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins with "L'année en vain..." 
7.
The Consul: To this we've come by Gian Carlo Menotti
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
8.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), George Trovillo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
9.
Where is dis road a-leadin' me to? by Harold Arlen
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), George Trovillo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
10.
There shall be more joy, Op. 48 no 6 by Paul Nordoff
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), George Trovillo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
11.
Hickory Hill by Paul Sargent
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), George Trovillo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
12.
Sing to me, sing, Op. 28 by Sidney Homer
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), George Trovillo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
13.
Through the Years: Through the years by Vincent Youmans
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), George Trovillo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
14.
Songs (15), Op. 26: no 7, To the children by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  George Trovillo (Piano), Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
15.
Songs (6), Op. 48: no 6, Ein Traum by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  George Trovillo (Piano), Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Norway 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
16.
Down by the Salley Gardens by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano), George Trovillo (Piano)
Written: Ireland 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Hughes 
17.
Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Performer:  George Trovillo (Piano), Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Written: Ireland 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Weatherly 
18.
Oberon, J 306: Ozean! du Ungeheuer by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1826; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: German 

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