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Mirella Freni- Great Opera Duets


Release Date: 09/17/2007 
Label:  Emi Studio Catalog #: 63665   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Gaetano DonizettiWolfgang Amadeus MozartCharles GounodGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Mirella FreniNicolai GeddaSesto BruscantiniGösta Winbergh,   ... 
Conductor:  Thomas SchippersRiccardo MutiOtto KlempererMichel Plasson,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraNew Philharmonia OrchestraToulouse Capitole Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. L'Elisir d'Amore: Chiedi all' aura lusinghiera by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1966-86 
Language: Italian 
2. Don Pasquale: Signora, in tanta fretta..E finita..Via, caro by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Sesto Bruscantini (Bass), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1966-86 
Language: Italian 
3. Don Pasquale: Tornami a dir by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Gösta Winbergh (Tenor)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1966-86 
Language: Italian 
4. Don Giovanni, K 527: Lŕ ci darem la mano by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787 
Date of Recording: 1966-86 
Language: Italian 
5. Mireille: La brise est douce et parfumée by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Alain Vanzo (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Michel Plasson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Capitole Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; France 
Date of Recording: 11/1979 
Venue:  Halle-Aux-Grains, Toulouse, France 
Language: French 
6. Roméo et Juliette: O nuit divine! by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; France 
Date of Recording: 1966-86 
Language: French 
7. Aida: Pur ti riveggo...Lŕ tra le foreste vergini by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Lŕ fra le foreste virgine..." 
8. La forza del destino: Ah! per sempre, o mio bell' angiol by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Language: Italian 
9. Otello: Giŕ nella notte densa by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Jon Vickers (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Language: Italian 
10. L'Amico Fritz: Suzel, buon dě "Cherry Duet" by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Italy 
Language: Italian 

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