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Recitals - Maria Callas - Arias & Scenes


Release Date: 10/30/2001 
Label:  Opera D'oro   Catalog #: 2101   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiGaetano DonizettiRichard WagnerAmbroise Thomas,   ... 
Performer:  Maria Callas
Conductor:  Antonino VottoGeorges PrêtreOliviero de FabritiisAlfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Athens Festival OrchestraORTF Philharmonic OrchestraItalian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: n/a 
Length: 2 Hours 25 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Antonino Votto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Athens Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/05/1957 
Venue:  Live  Athens, Greece 
Length: 6 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Antonino Votto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Athens Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/05/1957 
Venue:  Live  Athens, Greece 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Lucia di Lammermoor: Regnava nel silenzio by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Antonino Votto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Athens Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/05/1957 
Venue:  Live  Athens, Greece 
Length: 8 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4. Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (with voice) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Antonino Votto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Athens Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/05/1957 
Venue:  Live  Athens, Greece 
Length: 7 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: German 
5. Hamlet: A vos jeux "Mad Scene" by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Antonino Votto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Athens Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 08/05/1957 
Venue:  Live  Athens, Greece 
Length: 10 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. Manon: Adieu, notre petite table by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 06/05/1963 
Venue:  Live  Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: French 
7. Werther: Werther! Qui m'aurait dit...Des cris joyeux "Letter scene" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Date of Recording: 06/05/1963 
Venue:  Live  Paris, France 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: French 
8. La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/05/1963 
Venue:  Live  Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. Madama Butterfly: Tu, tu, piccolo iddio [Death of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/05/1963 
Venue:  Live  Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/05/1963 
Venue:  Live  Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11. Macbeth: Vieni, t'affretta! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/18/1952 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Rome, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. Nabucco: Ben io t'invenni...Anch' io dischiuso un giorno by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/18/1952 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Rome, Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13. Lucia di Lammermoor: Il dolce suono "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/18/1952 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Rome, Italy 
Length: 12 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14. Lakmé: Où va la jeune indoue? "Bell Song" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 02/18/1952 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384: Durch Zärtlichkeit by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1954 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Milan, Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16. Louise: Depuis le jour by Gustave Charpentier
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; France 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1954 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Milan, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: French 
17. La Vestale: Tu che invoco con orrore by Gasparo Spontini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1807; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/27/1956 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Milan, Italy 
Length: 11 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18. I puritani: Oh vieni al tempio by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/27/1956 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Milan, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19. Semiramide: Bel raggio lusinghier by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/05/1963 
Venue:  Live  Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20. La Cenerentola: Nacqui all' affano by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/05/1963 
Venue:  Live  Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
21. Armida: D'amore al dolce impero by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1954 
Venue:  RAI Broadcast, Milan, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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