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Jussi Björling


Release Date: 08/06/2007 
Label:  London/Decca Opera Gala Series Catalog #: 421316   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Amilcare PonchielliGiacomo PucciniUmberto GiordanoFrancesco Cilèa,   ... 
Performer:  Jussi BjörlingLucia DaniRenata TebaldiRina Corsi
Conductor:  Alberto EredeFritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale OrchestraVienna Philharmonic OrchestraFlorence Maggio Musicale Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Written: 1876 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. La Fanciulla del West: Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4. L'Arlesiana: E la solita storia...Anch'io vorrei "Lamento" by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897/1937; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. Un ballo in maschera: Di' tu se fedele by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. Manon Lescaut: Tra voi, belle, brune, bionde by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 1 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7. Requiem Mass: Ingemisco by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
8. Cavalleria Rusticana: Tu qui, Santuzza? by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Lucia Dani (Mezzo Soprano), Jussi Björling (Tenor), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 13 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. Cavalleria Rusticana: Viva il vino spumeggiante "Brindisi" by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Lucia Dani (Mezzo Soprano), Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra,  Florence Maggio Musicale Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10. Cavalleria Rusticana: Mamma, quel vino è generoso "Addio" by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Rina Corsi (Mezzo Soprano), Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra,  Florence Maggio Musicale Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 5 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11. Das Land des Lächelns: Dein ist mein ganzes Herz by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: German 

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