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The Essential Collection: Maria Callas

Callas,Maria
Release Date: 06/05/2007 
Label:  West End Records   Catalog #: 908   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniVincenzo BelliniGiacomo MeyerbeerGioachino Rossini,   ... 
Performer:  Nicolai GeddaGiuseppe Di StefanoNicola Rossi-LemeniAurora Cattelani,   ... 
Conductor:  Victor De SabataTullio SerafinHerbert von Karajan
Number of Discs: 2 
Length: 2 Hours 35 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Victor De Sabata
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Venue:  La Scala Opera House, Milan, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
2.
Manon Lescaut: In quelle trine morbide by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/15/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
3.
Manon Lescaut: Sola, perduta, abbandonata by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/15/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 5 Minutes 54 Secs. 
4.
Madama Butterfly: Viene la sera...Bimba dagli occhi pieni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nicolai Gedda ()
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Venue:  La Scala Opera House, Milan, Italy 
Length: 11 Minutes 2 Secs. 
5.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/16/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
6.
Madama Butterfly: Tu, tu, piccolo iddio [Death of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
7.
La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/15/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
8.
La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
9.
Suor Angelica: Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
10.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/15/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
11.
Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/15/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
12.
Turandot: In questa reggia by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
13.
Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/15/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
14.
I puritani: Son vergin vezzosa "Polacca" by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Giuseppe Di Stefano (), Nicola Rossi-Lemeni (), Aurora Cattelani ()
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Venue:  Basilica Santa Eufemia, Milan, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
15.
Le pardon de Ploërmel "Dinorah": Ombre legère by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/21/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
16.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Date of Recording: 09/21/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 6 Minutes 53 Secs. 
17.
Adriana Lecouvreur: Poveri fiori by Francesco Cilèa
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/20/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
18.
Andrea Chénier: La mamma morta by Umberto Giordano
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
19.
La Wally: Ebben?... Ne andrò lontana by Alfredo Catalani
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/20/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
20.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Voi lo sapete, o Mamma by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Venue:  Basilica Santa Eufemia, Milan, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 21 Secs. 
21.
I Pagliacci: Stridono lassù by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Venue:  La Scala Opera House, Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
22.
Lucia di Lammermoor: Regnava nel silenzio by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Anna Maria Canali ()
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Venue:  Teatro Comunale, Florence, Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 7 Secs. 
23.
I vespri siciliani: Mercè, dilette amiche "Bolero" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/21/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
24.
Aida: O terra addio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Fedora Barbieri (), Richard Tucker ()
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Venue:  La Scala Theater, Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
25.
La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Venue:  La Scala Theater, Milan, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 26 Secs. 
26.
Rigoletto: Bella figlia dell' amore [Quartet] by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giuseppe Di Stefano (), Tito Gobbi (), Adriana Lazzarini ()
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Venue:  La Scala Theater, Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
27.
Adriana Lecouvreur: Ecco, respiro appena. Io son l'umile ancella by Francesco Cilèa
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1902; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/20/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
28.
Rigoletto: Gualtier Maldè... Caro Nome Che Il Mio Cor by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Carlo Forti (), William Dickie (), Renato Ercolani ()
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Venue:  La Scala Theater, Milan, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 33 Secs. 
29.
Lakmé: Où va la jeune indoue? "Bell Song" by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 09/21/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
30.
Mefistofele, opera in prologue, 4 acts & epilogue: Act 3. L'altra notte in fondo al mare by Arrigo Boito
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1875 
Date of Recording: 09/17/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, Englan 
Length: 7 Minutes 25 Secs. 

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