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Kiri Te Kanawa Sings French Opera Arias


Release Date: 04/24/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 49863   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gustave CharpentierClaude DebussyHector BerliozJules Massenet,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Louise: Depuis le jour by Gustave Charpentier
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: French 
2. L'enfant prodigue: Azaël! Azaël! Pourquoi m'as tu quittée? by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1884/1908; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: French 
3. La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: D'amour, l'ardente flamme by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Length: 8 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: French 
4. Hérodiade: Il est doux, il est bon by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: French 
5. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Elle a fui, la tourterelle! by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: French 
6. Iphigénie en Tauride: O toi qui prolongeas mes jours by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778-1779; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: French 
7. Manon: Obéissons quand leur voix appelle "Gavotte" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: French 
8. Manon: Adieu, notre petite table by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: French 
9. Les pêcheurs de perles: Comme autrefois by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: French 
10. Le Cid: Pleurez, mes yeux! by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: French 
11. Don Carlos: Tu, che la vanitá conoscesti del mondo by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1884; Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: French 

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