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Kathleen Battle At Carnegie Hall


Release Date: 08/11/1992 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 435440   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelWolfgang Amadeus MozartFranz LisztRichard Strauss,   ... 
Performer:  Margo GarrettKathleen Battle
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. Giulio Cesare, HWV 17: Piangerò la sorte mia by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 6 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Als Luise die Briefe, K 520 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/28/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. Ridente la calma, K 152 (210a) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772-1775; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. S'il est un charmant gazon, S 284 no 1 (1st version) by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: French 
6. Comment, disaient-ils, S 276 no 2 (2nd version) by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842/1859; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: French 
7. Enfant, si j'etais roi, S 283 no 1 (1st version) by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: French 
8. Oh! quand je dors, S 282 no 1 "Élégie Etienne Monnier" (1st version) by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: French 
9. Lieder (6), Op. 68: no 5, Amor by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/28/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: German 
10. Lieder (8), Op. 10: no 3, Die Nacht by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: German 
11. Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
12. Songs (12), Op. 21: no 7, How fair this spot by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
13. Songs (6), Op. 4: no 3, In the silence of the night by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
14. Songs (6), Op. 4: no 4, Sing not to me, beautiful maiden by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
15. Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
16. Good News by Traditional
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Sadin 
17. Louise: Depuis le jour by Gustave Charpentier
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; France 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: French 
18. Die Fledermaus: Ach, meine Herr'n... Mein Herr Marquis by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: German 
19. Over my head I hear music by Traditional
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
20. He's got the whole world in His hands by Traditional
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Margaret Bonds 
21. Swing low, sweet chariot by Ralph Ricardo Simpson
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1991 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Serse / Act 1: Frondi tenere / Ombra mai fu
Giulio Cesare in Egitto HWV 17: E pur cosi / Piangerò la sorte mia
Als Luise die Briefe ihres ungetreuen Liebhabers verbrannte K520
Ridente la calma, K.152
S'il est un charmant gazon S 284
Comment, disaient-ils S 276
Enfant, si j'étais roi S.283
"Oh, quand je dors" S 282
Amor, Op.68, No.5
An die Nacht, Op.68, No.1
Vocalise, Op.34, No.14
Zdes' khorosho, Op.21, No.7: How fair this spot
V molchani nochi taynoy, Op.4, No.3: In the silence of the night
Ne poy, krasavitsa, pri mne, Op.4, No.4: Oh, never sing to me again
Porgy and Bess / Act 1: Summertime
Good News - Arr.: Robert Sadin
Louise / Act 3: "Depuis le jour"
Die Fledermaus / Act 2: "Mein Herr Marquis"
Over My Head I Hear Music in the Air
He's Got the Whole World in His Hand - Arr.: Margaret Bonds
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

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