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Zinka Milanov - Bellini, Verdi, Mascagni, Puccini


Release Date: 01/07/2009 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 60074   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Vincenzo BelliniGiuseppe VerdiAmilcare PonchielliPietro Mascagni,   ... 
Performer:  Zinka MilanovJan PeerceNicola MosconaLeonard Warren,   ... 
Conductor:  Frieder WeissmannRenato CelliniDimitri MitropoulosArturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony OrchestraMetropolitan Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1945 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/1946 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Vanne, lasciami..." 
3.
Il trovatore: Quel suon...Ah! che la morte "Miserere" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor), Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1945 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
La forza del destino: Io muoio! Confessione! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Nicola Moscona (Bass), Zinka Milanov (Soprano), Jan Peerce (Tenor),
Leonard Warren (Baritone)
Conductor:  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1955 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1945 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
Un ballo in maschera: T'eco io sto...Non sai tu by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano), Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Dimitri Mitropoulos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/1955 
Length: 9 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
La Gioconda: Suicidio! by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/1946 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Voi lo sapete, o Mamma by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1945 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1958 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 09/1958 
Length: 6 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Czech 
11.
Lieder (8), Op. 10: no 1, Zueignung by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano), Bozidar Kunc (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Germany 
Language: German 
12.
Longing by Bozidar Kunc
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Language: Serbian 
13.
Do not go, my love by Richard Hageman
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano), Bozidar Kunc (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1954 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
14.
Norma: Mira, o Norma by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Margaret Harshaw (Soprano), Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1945 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
Quivering by Bozidar Kunc
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano), Bozidar Kunc (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Language: Serbian 

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