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Samuel Ramey - French Opera Arias / Rudel, London Po


Release Date: 04/09/2007 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 432080   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Georges BizetCharles GounodGiacomo MeyerbeerJacques Offenbach,   ... 
Performer:  Claire PowellSamuel Ramey
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraAmbrosian Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Works on This Recording

1.
Carmen: Votre toast je peu vous le rendre "Toreador Song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Claire Powell (Mezzo Soprano), Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Language: French 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
2.
La jolie fille de Perth: Quand la flamme de l'amour by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; France 
Language: French 
3.
Faust: Le veau d'or est toujours debout by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Language: French 
4.
Faust: Il était temps...O nuit étends sur eux by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Language: French 
5.
Faust: Vous qui faites l'endormie "Serenade" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins "Je vois que mes avis..." 
6.
Les Huguenots: Piff paff! Pour les couvants c'est fini by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins "Volontiers; Un vieil air huguenot..." 
7.
Les contes d'Hoffmann: Scintille diamant by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins "Allez! pour te livrer combat..." 
8.
Le caïd: Enfant chéri...Le tambour-major tout galonné "Drum Major's Aria" by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; France 
Language: French 
9.
Grisélidis: Jusqu' ici sans dangers by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; France 
Language: French 
10.
Le jongleur de Notre-Dame: Marie avec l'enfant Jésus by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; France 
Language: French 
11.
Don Quichotte: O mon maître, ô mon Grand! "Death Scene" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; France 
Language: French 
12.
L'assedio di Corinto: Qu'a ma vois la victoire s'arrête by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Italy 
Language: French 

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