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20 Great Tenors - Rosvaenge, Schipa, Björling, Et Al


Release Date: 10/1994 
Label:  Pearl   Catalog #: 9129   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Umberto GiordanoAmilcare PonchielliGeorges BizetRichard Wagner,   ... 
Performer:  Edwin SchneiderJohn McCormackAureliano PertileIvan Kozlovsky,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded 1910-1943.

Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloists: Helge Rosvaenge, Tito Schipa, Jussi Björling, Leo Slezak, Giovanni Martinelli, Ivan Kozlovsky, Beniamino Gigli, Aureliano Pertile, John McCormack, Richard Tauber.
Selections recorded 1910-1943.

Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloists: Helge Rosvaenge, Tito Schipa, Jussi Björling, Leo Slezak, Giovanni Martinelli, Ivan Kozlovsky, Beniamino Gigli, Aureliano Pertile, John McCormack, Richard Tauber.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Andrea Chénier: Come un bel dì di maggio by Umberto Giordano
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1943 
2.
Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1926 
3.
La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Written: 1876 
Date of Recording: 1929 
4.
Andrea Chénier: Un dì all' azzuro spazio "Improvviso" by Umberto Giordano
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1927 
5.
Les pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 1912 
6.
Lohengrin: Mein lieber Schwan "Lohengrin's Farewell" by Richard Wagner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1928 
7.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Mamma, quel vino è generoso "Addio" by Pietro Mascagni
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1913 
8.
Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1941 
9.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: I love you, Olga by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1910 
10.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Lensky's aria by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Written: 1879 
Date of Recording: 1921 
11.
I puritani: A te, o cara, amor talora by Vincenzo Bellini
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930 
12.
Carmen: Parle-moi de ma mère by Georges Bizet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1927 
13.
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: Sound an alarm! by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1929 
14.
La Favorita: Quella preghiera non odi tu? by Gaetano Donizetti
Written: 1843 
Date of Recording: 1926 
15.
La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1932 
16.
Rigoletto: E' il sol dell' anima by Giuseppe Verdi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1927 
17.
Das Land des Lächelns: Dein ist mein ganzes Herz by Franz Lehár
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1935 
18.
(The) Star of the County Down by Traditional
Performer:  Edwin Schneider (Piano), John McCormack (Tenor)
Notes: bp1936 
19.
Work(s) by Various
Performer:  Aureliano Pertile (Tenor), Ivan Kozlovsky (Tenor), Leo Slezak (Tenor),
Tito Schipa (Tenor), Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor), Jussi Björling (Tenor),
Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Richard Tauber (Tenor)
Language: 1910-1943 
20.
Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1934 
21.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Se il mio nome saper voi bramate by Gioachino Rossini
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1926 

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