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Prima Voce - Great Singers At The Gran Teatro Del Liceo


Release Date: 06/20/1995 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7869   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Georges BizetGiuseppe VerdiAmbroise ThomasRichard Wagner,   ... 
Performer:  Giovanni ZenatelloMaria GayTito SchipaConchita Supervia,   ... 
Conductor:  Angelo AlbergoniLorenzo MolajoliCarlo SabajnoRobert Heger,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraChorusMilan Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A portion of the proceeds from this disc are pledged to the Liceo Reconstruction Fund. The theatre was destroyed by fire in January 1994. A portion of the proceeds from this disc are pledged to the Liceo Reconstruction Fund. The theatre was destroyed by fire in January 1994. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Carmen: C'est toi! C'est moi!...Carmen, il est temps encore by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Giovanni Zenatello (Tenor), Maria Gay (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1930 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Jamais, Carmen, ne cédera..." 
2.
Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Tito Schipa (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/16/1925 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
Mignon: Connais-tu le pays? by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Conchita Supervia (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Angelo Albergoni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1927 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
La traviata: Ah, fors' è lui...Sempre libera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Lionello Cecil (Tenor), Mercedes Capsir (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lorenzo Molajoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/03/1928 
Length: 8 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "E strano..." 
5.
Il trovatore: Il balen del suo sorriso by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Guglielmo Masini (Bass), Apollo Granforte (Baritone)
Conductor:  Carlo Sabajno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/15/1928 
Length: 5 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
Tristan und Isolde: Und drauf Isolde by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Heger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/13/1930 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: German 
7.
Lohengrin: Einsam in trüben Tagen "Elsa's dream" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Hina Spani (Soprano)
Conductor:  Carlo Sabajno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/10/1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Marina: Feliz morada by Emilio Arrieta
Performer:  Miguel Fleta (Tenor), Emilio Sagi-Barba (Baritone)
Conductor:  Gelabert,
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855/1871; Spain 
Date of Recording: 03/18/1927 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: This selection begins with "Se fue la ingrata..." 
9.
Le pardon de Ploërmel "Dinorah": Ombre legère by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Elvira De Hidalgo (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1924 
Length: 5 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Hipolito Lazaro (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/01/1916 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "Se quel guerrier..." 
11.
Hamlet: Ombre chère, ombre vengereuse by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Titta Ruffo (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 1907 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12.
La sonnambula: Ah, non credea mirarti by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Graziella Pareto (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1907 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Rigoletto: Parmi veder le lagrime...Possente amor mi chiama by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  José Palet (Tenor)
Written: 1851 
Date of Recording: 09/1905 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Maria di Rohan: Bella e di sol vestita by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Mattia Battistini (Baritone)
Conductor:  Carlo Sabajno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/06/1911 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "Son cifre di Riccardo..." 
15.
Lorenza: Ecco mia giovinezza by Edoardo Mascheroni
Performer:  Francisco Viñas (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1905 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Riccardo Stracciari (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Date of Recording: C1910 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Maria Barrientos (Soprano)
Date of Recording: 04/19/1920 
Length: 7 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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