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Verdi: Aida (Highlights) / Mehta, Nilsson, Corelli, Et Al


Release Date: 11/20/2007 
Label:  Classics For Pleasure   Catalog #: 93373   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit NilssonFranco CorelliFerruccio MazzoliBonaldo Giaiotti,   ... 
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House OrchestraRome Opera House Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. Aida: Or di Vulcano al tempio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Ferruccio Mazzoli (Bass), Bonaldo Giaiotti (Bass),
Grace Bumbry (Mezzo Soprano), Piero de Palma (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Chorus,  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
3. Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4. Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Chorus,  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
5. Aida: O Re, pei sacri Numi by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Grace Bumbry (Mezzo Soprano), Bonaldo Giaiotti (Bass),
Mario Sereni (Baritone), Ferruccio Mazzoli (Bass), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Chorus,  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 5 Secs. 
6. Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 22 Secs. 
7. Aida: Ciel, mio padre!...Su dunque sorgete by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mario Sereni (Baritone), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 27 Secs. 
8. Aida: Pur ti riveggo...Là tra le foreste vergini by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 27 Secs. 
9. Aida: Già i sacerdoti adunansi...Ah! tu dei vivere! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Grace Bumbry (Mezzo Soprano), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 0 Secs. 
10. Aida: O terra addio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Grace Bumbry (Mezzo Soprano), Franco Corelli (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Chorus,  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 30 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Aida (highlights): Se quel guerrier io fossi...Celeste Aida
Aida (highlights): Or, di Vulcano al tempio
Aida (highlights): Ritorna vincitor!
Aida (highlights): Gloria all'Egitto
Aida (highlights): O Re, pei sacre Numi
Aida (highlights): Qui Radamès verra...O patria mia
Aida (highlights): Ciel! mio padre!...Rivedrai le foreste imbalsamate
Aida (highlights): Pur ti riveggo, mia dolce Aida
Aida (highlights): Vorrei salvarlo...Già i sacerdoti adunansi
Aida (highlights): Qual gemito!...Morir, sì pura e bella!...O terra, addio

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