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Opern-gala - Placido Domingo Carlo Maria Giulini


Release Date: 08/14/2007 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 4776613   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gaetano DonizettiGiuseppe VerdiJacques HalévyGiacomo Meyerbeer,   ... 
Performer:  Placido Domingo
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic OrchestraRoger Wagner Chorale
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Language: Italian 
2. Lucia di Lammermoor: Fra poco a me ricovero by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with the recitative "Tombe degl' avi miei..." 
3. Ernani: Mercè, diletti amici...Come rugiada al cospite by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
Language: Italian 
4. Il trovatore: Ah si, ben mio...Di quella pira by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
5. La juive: Rachel, quand du Seigneur by Jacques Halévy
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
Language: French 
6. L'Africaine: O paradis sorti de l'onde by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Germany 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins with the recitative "Pays mervielleux...". 
7. Les pêcheurs de perles: Je crois entendre encore by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Language: French 
8. Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Roger Wagner Chorale,  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Language: German 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
9. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with the recitative "Se quel guerrier". 

Sound Samples

L'elisir d'amore / Act 2: "Una furtiva lagrima"
Lucia di Lammermoor / Act 3: "Tombe degl'avi miei" - "Fra poco a me ricovero"
Ernani / Part 1: Mercé, diletti amici ...Come rugiada al cespite
Il Trovatore / Act 3: "Ah sì, ben mio...l'onda de'suoni mistici...Di quella
Aida / Act 1: "Se quel guerrier io fossi!" - "Celeste Aida"
La Juive / Act 4: "Rachel, quand du Seigneur la grâce tutélaire"
L'Africaine / Act 4: "Pays merveilleux ... O paradis" (sung in French) (Vasco)
Les pêcheurs de perles / Act 1: No.4 b) Romance: "Je crois entendre encore"
Carmen / Act 2: "La fleur que tu m'avais jetée"

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