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Bellini: Norma Act 1 / Monserrat Caballe

Caballe / Elkins / Merolla / Asensio
Release Date: 01/27/2009 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4465  
Composer:  Vincenzo BelliniGeorge Frideric HandelLuigi CherubiniEnrique Granados,   ... 
Performer:  James MorrisMontserrat CaballéMargreta ElkinsRoberto Merolla,   ... 
Conductor:  Enrique Garcia-Asensio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Spanish Radio/TV OrchestraSpanish Radio/TV Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Montserrat Caballe: Norma (Act 1)


Rare 1971 concert performance of Bellini’s Norma, Act 1 only, starring Caballé, Margreta Elkins, Robleto Merolla, and James Morris. Bonus: Caballé in Recital (1979), with Miguel Zanetti, piano, featuring arias and songs by Handel, Vivaldi, Cherubini, Granados, etc. 140 min., Color/B & W, mono. All regions.


NORMA, ACT 1
Norma: Montserrat Caballé
Adalgisa: Margreta Elkins
Pollione: Robleto Merolla
Oroveso: James Morris
Orchestra & Chorus of RTVE (Spanish Television)
Enrique García Asensio, conductor
Teatro Real, Madrid
1971

Read more /> BONUS: Caballé in Recital (1979)
1. Handel: EZIO - Misera, dove son?… Ah, non son io che parlo
2. Handel: ATLANTA - Care selve
3. Handel: JOSHUA – O, had I Jubal’s lyre
4. Vivaldi: Vieni, vieni, o mio diletto
5. Vivaldi: ERCOLE SUL TERMODONTE - Chiare onde
6. Vivaldi: OLIMPIADE - Un certo non so che
7. Vivaldi: BAJAZET – Sposa, son disprezzata
8. Vivaldi: GRISELDA - Agitata da due venti
9. Cherubini: DEMOFONTE – Ahi, che forse ai miei dì
10. Granados: Cançó d'amor
11. Granados: L'ocell profeta
12. Granados: Elegia eterna
13. Chapí: LAS HIJAS DEL ZEBEDEO - Carceleras
14. Nieto / Giménez: EL BARBERO DE SEVILLA - Me llaman la primorosa
Montserrat Caballé, soprano
Miguel Zanetti, piano
Teatro Real, Madrid
1979
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Works on This Recording

1.
Norma: Act 1 by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  James Morris (Bass), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Margreta Elkins (Mezzo Soprano),
Roberto Merolla (Tenor)
Conductor:  Enrique Garcia-Asensio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Spanish Radio/TV Orchestra,  Spanish Radio/TV Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
2.
Ezio, HWV 29: Misera, dove son!...Ah! non son io che parlo by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1732; London, England 
3.
Atalanta, HWV 35: Care selve by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano),
Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
4.
Joshua, HWV 64: O had I Jubal's lyre by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1748; London, England 
5.
Démophon: Ahi! che forse ai miei by Luigi Cherubini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Paris, France 
6.
Cançó d’amor by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: c1901; Spain 
7.
L’ocell profeta by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Spain 
8.
Elegia eterna by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Miguel Zanetti (Piano), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; Spain 
9.
Ottone in Villa, RV 729: Vieni, vieni, o mio diletto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; Venice, Italy 
10.
Ercole sul Termodonte, RV 710: Chiare onde by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; Rome, Italy 
11.
L'Atenaide, RV 702: Un certo non so che by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1728; Italy 
12.
Bajazet, RV 703 "Tamerlano": Sposa con disprezzata by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Verona, Italy 
13.
Griselda, RV 718: Agitata da due venti by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Venice, Italy 
14.
Las hijas del Zebedeo: Carceleras by Ruperto Chapi
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Spain 
15.
El Barbero De Sevilla: Me llaman la primorosa by Manuel Nieto
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Miguel Zanetti (Piano)
Notes: "El Barbero De Sevilla" was written in collaboration with Gerónimo Giménez. 
16.
Werther: Pourquoi me réveiller? by Jules Massenet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 

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