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Italian Opera Choruses - Nabucco, Il Trovatore, Aida, Etc


Release Date: 06/10/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553963   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiGiacomo PucciniPietro MascagniGaetano Donizetti,   ... 
Conductor:  Oliver DohnányiAlexander RahbariWill HumburgPiergiorgio Morandi,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony OrchestraSlovak Philharmonic Chorus BratislavaHungarian State Opera Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
Language: Italian 
2. Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
3. Cavalleria Rusticana: Ah! gli aranci olezzano by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Language: Italian 
4. Il trovatore: Squilli, echeggi "Soldier's Chorus" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Will Humburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera Orchestra,  Budapest Festival Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
5. Rigoletto: Zitti, zitti moviamo a vendetta by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Language: Italian 
6. Macbeth: Patria oppressa! by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
Language: Italian 
7. L'Elisir d'Amore: Cantiamo, facciam brindisi... by Gaetano Donizetti
Conductor:  Piergiorgio Morandi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera Orchestra,  Hungarian State Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Language: Italian 
8. Cavalleria Rusticana: Ineggiamo, il Signor "Easter Hymn" by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Language: Italian 
9. Otello: Fuoco di gioia by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Language: Italian 
10. I Pagliacci: Din, don! Suona vespero by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Language: Italian 
11. Il trovatore: Vedi! le fosche notturne "Anvil Chorus" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Will Humburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera Orchestra,  Budapest Festival Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
12. La traviata: Noi siamo le zingarelle by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
13. Aida: Grand March by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Rico Saccani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Ballet Music", "Gloria all' Eggito" and "Vieni, o guerriero vindice" from Verdi's "Aida". 
14. Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Rico Saccani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland,  RTE Philharmonic Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Grand March", Vieni, o guerriero vindice" and "Ballet Music" from Verdi's "Aida". 
15. Aida: Vieni, o guerriero vindice by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Rico Saccani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland,  RTE Philharmonic Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Grand March", "Ballet Music" and "Gloria all' Egitto" from Verdi's "Aida". 
16. Aida: Ballet Music by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Rico Saccani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Grand March", "Vieni, o guerriero vindice" and "Gloria all' Egitto" from Verdi's "Aida". 
17. Tancredi: Amori scendete o piaceri by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Alberto Zedda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Collegium Instrumentale Brugensis,  Capella Brugensis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Italy 
Language: Italian 

Sound Samples

Nabucco (Sung in English): Nabucco: Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves
Cavalleria rusticana: Cavalleria Rusticana: Gli aranci olezzano
Il trovatore: Il Trovatore: Soldiers' Chorus
Rigoletto: Zitti, zitti
Madama Butterfly: Madame Butterfly: Humming Chorus
Macbeth: Chorus of the Scottish Exiles
L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love): L'elisir d'amore: Cantiam, facciam brindisi
Cavalleria rusticana: Cavalleria Rusticana: Easter Hymn
Otello: Fuoco di gioia!
Pagliacci: Bell Chorus
Il trovatore: Il Trovatore: Anvil Chorus
Tancredi: Amori scendete
La traviata: La Traviata: Gypsy Chorus
Aida: Triumph March, Ballet Music and Chorus

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