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Prima Voce - Amelita Galli-Curci Vol 2


Release Date: 12/02/1992 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7852   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Léo DelibesGaetano DonizettiGiuseppe VerdiGeorges Bizet,   ... 
Performer:  Amelita Galli-CurciClement BaroneGiuseppe de LucaEzio Pinza,   ... 
Conductor:  Giulio Setti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Lakmé: Où va la jeune indoue? "Bell Song" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 03/05/1917 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: French 
2. Lucia di Lammermoor: Il dolce suono "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano), Clement Barone (Flute)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: The first section of this selection was recorded on February 1, 1917. The second section, beginning "Spargi d'amaro pianto," was recorded Spetember 21, 1922. 
3. Rigoletto: Caro nome by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/02/1917 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4. Les pêcheurs de perles: Comme autrefois by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/09/1921 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. Deh! torna mio bene mio tenere amor, Op 164 by Heinrich Proch
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano), Clement Barone (Flute)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/13/1917 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. Il trovatore: Tacea la notte placida...Di tale amor by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/12/1923 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "Come d'aurato sogno..." 
7. Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/16/1924 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "Timor di me?..." 
8. Golden Cockerel: Hymn to the sun by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906-1907; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/09/1921 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: French 
9. Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/21/1922 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
10. Hamlet: A vos jeux "Mad Scene" by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 12/28/1925 
Length: 8 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: French 
11. Lucia di Lammermoor: Chi mi frena in tal momento? (Sextet) by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone), Ezio Pinza (Bass), Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano),
Angelo Bada (Tenor), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Louise Homer (Alto)
Conductor:  Giulio Setti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1927 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. Rigoletto: Bella figlia dell' amore [Quartet] by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano),
Louise Homer (Alto)
Conductor:  Giulio Setti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1927 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13. La traviata: Un dì, felice by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano), Tito Schipa (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/06/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14. La traviata: Parigi, o cara by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Tito Schipa (Tenor), Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/07/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. Philémon et Baucis: O, riante nature by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano), Clement Barone (Flute)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1860; France 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1930 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: French 
16. La perle du Brésil: Charmant oiseau "Couplets de Mysoli" by Félicien César David
Performer:  Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 09/14/1917 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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