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Weekend Classics - A Tenor Weekend


Release Date: 06/13/2006 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 0006650302   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Agustín LaraGaetano DonizettiGiuseppe VerdiWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Placido DomingoLuciano PavarottiCarlo BergonziFritz Wunderlich,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Kirsten Johnson. Soloist: Various. Includes work(s) by Kirsten Johnson. Soloist: Various. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Granada by Agustín Lara
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Mexico 
2.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
3.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
4.
Rigoletto: Parmi veder le lagrime...Possente amor mi chiama by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Written: 1851 
5.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Fritz Wunderlich (Tenor)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
6.
La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor)
Written: 1876 
7.
Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384: Wenn der Freude Tränen fliessen by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Peter Schreier (Tenor)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Die lustige Witwe: Da geh' ich zu Maxim by Franz Lehár
Performer:  René Kollo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
9.
West Side Story: Maria by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
10.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
11.
La forza del destino: O, tu che in seno agli angeli by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
12.
La traviata: De' miei bollenti spiriti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
13.
Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Cura (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
14.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
15.
Requiem Mass: Ingemisco by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Italy 

Sound Samples

"Granada" (Fantasía Espanola)
L'elisir d'amore / Act 2: "Una furtiva lagrima"
Aida / Act 1: Se quel guerrier io fossi!..Celeste Aida
Rigoletto / Act 2: Ella mi fu rapita -Parmi veder le lagrime
Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 1: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön (Tamino)
La Gioconda / Act 2: "Cielo e mar"
Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K.384 / Act 2: "Wenn der Freude Tränen fließen"
The Merry Widow (Die lustige Witwe) / Act 1: "O Vaterland ... Da geh' ich zu Maxim"
West Side Story: Maria
Tosca / Act 3: "E lucevan le stelle"
La forza del destino / Act 3: La vita è inferno...Oh, tu che in seno agl'angeli
La traviata / Act 2: "Lunge da lei" - "De' miei bollenti spiriti"
Manon Lescaut / Act 1: "Donna non vidi mai"
Turandot / Act 3: "Nessun dorma"
Messa da Requiem: 2. Ingemisco

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