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The Tribute To Pavarotti [Blu-ray]


Release Date: 02/24/2009 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001261559  
Composer:  Gioachino RossiniEldo Di LazzaroFederico Moreno-TorrobaErnesto De Curtis,   ... 
Performer:  José CarrerasPlacido DomingoSherrill MilnesCynthia Lawrence,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Number of Discs: 2 
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*** This Blu-ray Disc is only playable on Blu-ray Disc players and not compatible with standard DVD or HD DVD players. ***

The star-studded official Pavarotti Memorial Concert, filmed live at the stunning ancient city of Petra, Jordan.

Decca is proud to release this very special tribute to legendary tenor Luciano Pavarotti. DVD 1 includes the complete concert from Petra, Jordan, recorded on October 12, 2008, which would have been the tenor s birthday. With pop, opera and classical stars, the concert highlights every aspect of Pavarotti s varied career. DVD 2 includes individual tributes to the tenor and his memorial service.

The fabulous guest line-up includes performances and tributes from
Read more Andrea Bocelli, Sting, Plácido Domingo, Angela Gheorghiu, Zucchero, José Carreras and Jovanotti, with the Prague Philharmonia conducted by Eugene Kohn.

Format: Color, NTSC
Audio: LPCM Stereo,DTS 5.1 Surround
Subtitles: English (except concert)
Region: All Regions
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Number of discs: 2
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Works on This Recording

1.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
2.
Chitarra Romana by Eldo Di Lazzaro
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
3.
La maravilla: Amor, vida de mi vida by Federico Moreno-Torroba
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; Spain 
4.
Non ti scordar di me by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
5.
Old American Songs, Set 2: At the River by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
6.
Surely the Presence of the Lord by Lanny Wolfe
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
7.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Cynthia Lawrence (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
8.
The Mission: Gabriel's Oboe by Ennio Morricone
Performer:  Andrea Griminelli (Flute)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; Italy 
9.
Csárdás by Vittorio Monti
Performer:  Andrea Griminelli (Flute)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
10.
Guarda che luna by Malgoni
Performer:  Jovanotti (Voice)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
11.
Have you seen but a whyte lillie grow? by Traditional
Performer:  Edin Karamazov (Lute), Sting (Voice)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Written: England 
12.
Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Zucchero (Voice)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
13.
Granada by Agustín Lara
Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Mexico 
14.
Mattinata by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
15.
Miserere by Zucchero
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Zucchero (Voice)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1992; Italy 
16.
Il mondo che vorrei by Laura Pausini
Performer:  Laura Pausini (Voice)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
17.
Don Giovanni, K 527: Là ci darem la mano by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Sting (Voice)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787 
18.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
19.
Nel così blu by Zucchero
Performer:  Zucchero (Voice)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
20.
A te by Jovanotti
Performer:  Jovanotti (Voice)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
21.
Porgy and Bess: My man's gone now by George Gershwin
Performer:  Cynthia Lawrence (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
22.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Aleem Kandour (Violin), Andrea Griminelli (Flute)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
23.
Vivere by Cesare Andrea Bixio
Performer:  Laura Pausini (Voice), Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
24.
La Bohème: Dunque è proprio finita? by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Cynthia Lawrence (Soprano), Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano),
Andrea Bocelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
25.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 

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