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Pavarotti - Classic Collection

Pavarotti / Magiera / Buckley
Release Date: 02/26/2008 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4335  
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniGiuseppe VerdiRuggero LeoncavalloGaetano Donizetti,   ... 
Performer:  Fernando PavarottiJeff MattseyFrancesco Ellero d'ArtegnaLuciano Pavarotti,   ... 
Conductor:  Leone MagieraEmerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater OrchestraMunich Radio OrchestraGenoa Municipal Opera Theater Chorus
Number of Discs: 3 
Length: 4 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Includes three DVDs:

LA BOHEME:

Luciano Pavarotti stars in this magnificent production of La Boheme, performed by the Genoa Opera Company during their historic tour of the People's Republic of China. The New York Times reported "If anybody can do away with culture clash, Luciano Pavarotti is the man". This performance of Puccini's most beloved opera was filmed live at Beijing's Tianquiao Theatre. It is a powerful performance of the tragic tender love story of Mimi and Rodolfo, poignantly interpreted by Luciano Pavarotti and Fiamma Izzo D'Amico. Since its premiere in Turin in 1896, La Boheme has been embraced by opera lovers around the world. This production starring the world's favorite tenor will
Read more long be hailed as perhaps the greatest La Boheme ever captured on film. With The Municipal Opera Theatre Of Genoa, from Tianquiao Theatre, Beijing, China.

Subtitles: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Japanese

GALA CONCERT:

This is the historic concert Luciano Pavarotti gave at the magnificent Olympia Hall in Munich, West Germany. The world's greatest tenor thrills the audience by singing many of his greatest arias and songs including his famous interpretation of Vesti la giubba; as well as his popular favorite Mamma. Pavarotti responds to the encore calls by singing such favorites as O sole mio and Torno a Sorrento. ProgramQuesta o quella - Rigoletto (Verdi); La donna e mobile - Rigoletto (Verdi); E la solita del pastore - L'Arlesianna (Cilea); Mamma (Bixio);Rondine al nido (De Crescenzo); Lolita (Buzzi); Amor ti vieta - Fedora (Giordana); Vesti la giubba - I Pagliacci (Leoncavallo); Chiatarra Romana (De Lazzaro); La mia canzone al vento (Bixio); Non ti scordar di mi (De Curtis)

Encores: Donna non vidi mai - Manon Lescaut (Puccini); O sole mio (Di Capua); Torna a Sorrento (De Curtis)

CONCERT IN CHINA:

Luciano Pavarotti gives a historic concert in a historic setting. This thrilling video program was filmed live in Beijing during his tour of the People's Republic of China in 1986. Pavarotti performs his favorite operatic arias by Puccini and Verdi, as well a special selection of the Italian songs, including his memorable renditions of Mamma and O Sole Mio. Emerson Buckley conducts the orchestra of the Municipal Opera Theatre of Genoa. This landmark, 96 minute concert in Beijing by the world s most beloved tenor includes Va pensiero - Nabucco (Verdi), Quando le ser al placido - Luisa Miller (Verdi), Overture - I Vespri Siciliani (Verdi), Questa o quella - Rigoletto (Verdi), La donna e mobile - Rigoletto (Verdi), The Servant's Chorus - Don Pasquale (Donizetti), Federico's lament; L'Arlesianna (Cilea), Mamma (Bixio); Rondine al nido (DeCrescenzo); Lolita (Buzzi); Humming Chorus - Madame Butterfly (Puccini); Amor ti vieta - Fedora (Giordano); Vesti la giubba - I Pagliacci (Leoncavallo); Gli aranci olezzano - Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni); Interlude - Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni); Chitarra romana (DiLazzaro) and more.

Region: 1
Running Time: 276 Minutes
Picture Format: NTSC
Color: Color
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Works on This Recording

1. La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Fernando Pavarotti (Tenor), Jeff Mattsey (Baritone), Francesco Ellero d'Artegna (Bass),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Madelyn Renee (Soprano), Fiamma Izzo d'Amico (Soprano),
Roberto Servile (Baritone)
Conductor:  Leone Magiera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Venue:  Tianquiao Theatre, Beijing, China 
2. Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
3. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
4. L'Arlesiana: E la solita storia...Anch'io vorrei "Lamento" by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897/1937; Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
5. Mamma by Cesare Andrea Bixio
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
6. Rondine al nido by Vincenzo di Crescenzo
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
7. Lolita "Spanish Serenade" by Arturo Buzzi-Peccia
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
8. Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
9. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
10. Chitarra Romana by Eldo Di Lazzaro
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
11. La mia canzone al vento by Cesare Andrea Bixio
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
12. Non ti scordar di me by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
13. 'O sole mio by Eduardo Di Capua
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
14. Torna a Surriento by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
15. Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
16. Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra,  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
17. Luisa Miller: Quando le sere al placido by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
18. I vespri siciliani: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
19. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
20. Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
21. Don Pasquale: Che interminabile andiri "Servants' Chorus" by Gaetano Donizetti
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra,  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
22. L'Arlesiana: E la solita storia...Anch'io vorrei "Lamento" by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897/1937; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
23. Mamma by Cesare Andrea Bixio
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
24. Rondine al nido by Vincenzo di Crescenzo
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
25. Lolita "Spanish Serenade" by Arturo Buzzi-Peccia
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
26. Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra,  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
27. Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
28. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
29. Cavalleria Rusticana: Ah! gli aranci olezzano by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
30. Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
31. Chitarra Romana by Eldo Di Lazzaro
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
32. La mia canzone al vento by Cesare Andrea Bixio
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
33. Non ti scordar di me by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
34. Manon Lescaut: Tra voi, belle, brune, bionde by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
35. Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
36. 'O sole mio by Eduardo Di Capua
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
37. Torna a Surriento by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 
38. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emerson Buckley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Genoa Municipal Opera Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Beijing, China 

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