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Merry Christmas From Milan / Bruson, Caballé

Mascagni / Bruson / Caballe / Marti / Potenza
Release Date: 10/28/2008 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4369  
Composer:  Jules MassenetPietro MascagniGaetano DonizettiWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Montserrat CaballéRossana PotenzaRenato BrusonMontserrat Martí
Conductor:  Ezio RojattiJosé Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A beautiful Christmas concert filmed at the Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore with the Orchestra Filarmonica Italiana. Conducted by José Collado and Ezio Rojatti, with performances from Montserrat Caballe, Renato Bruson, Montserrat Marti and Rossana Potenza.

Featuring: Renato Bruson
Montserrat Caballé
Montserrat Marti
Rossana Potenza

Conducted by José Collado, Ezio Rojatti
Directed by Enrico Castiglione
Orchestra Filarmonica Italiana

Region: 1 (U.S. and Canada only)
Running Time: 71 minutes
Format: NTSC, 4.3 Letterbox, LPCM
Color: Color
Languages: French, Spanish, English, German
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
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Works on This Recording

1. La Vierge: L'Extase de la Vierge by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
2. Ave Maria [after the Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana] by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Rossana Potenza (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: Italy 
3. Ave Maria by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Renato Bruson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
4. Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great": Et incarnatus est by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Montserrat Martí (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782-1783; Vienna, Austria 
5. Messa di Gloria: Benedictus by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Renato Bruson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
6. Plegaria (Los tres amores) by Fermin Maria Alvarez
Performer:  Montserrat Martí (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
7. Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Rossana Potenza (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
8. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
9. Tantum ergo by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Renato Bruson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
10. Leise rieselt der Schnee by Traditional
Performer:  Montserrat Martí (Soprano), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
11. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Montserrat Martí (Soprano), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
12. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Montserrat Martí (Soprano), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
13. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Ezio Rojatti,  José Collado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 

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