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Christmas with Pavarotti


Release Date: 11/11/2016 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 002577002   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Adolphe AdamAlessandro StradellaCésar FranckSaverio Mercadante,   ... 
Performer:  Luciano PavarottiPlacido DomingoJosé CarrerasNicolai Ghiaurov,   ... 
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert AdlerSteven MercurioPiero GambaIstván Kertész,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic OrchestraWandsworth School Boys' ChoirVienna Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Luciano Pavarotti’s most popular performances of Christmas classics, Christmas with Pavarotti. Comprising an outstanding selection of Christmas pieces recorded by the world’s favorite tenor, including traditional and modern songs, Christmas with Pavarotti features performances with fellow members of The Three Tenors, Plácido Domingo and José Carreras, as well as Stevie Wonder, Eric Clapton and Lionel Richie. Luciano Pavarotti’s most popular performances of Christmas classics, Christmas with Pavarotti. Comprising an outstanding selection of Christmas pieces recorded by the world’s favorite tenor, including traditional and modern songs, Christmas with Pavarotti features performances with fellow members of The Three Tenors, Plácido Domingo and José Carreras, as well as Stevie Wonder, Eric Clapton and Lionel Richie. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
2.
Pietŕ, Signore by Alessandro Stradella
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1840 
3.
Panis angelicus by César Franck
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
4.
Le sette parole di Nostro Signore: Qual giglio candido by Saverio Mercadante
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Italy 
5.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Steven Mercurio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
7.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Che farň senza Euridice? by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Piero Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Stabat mater: Cujus animam by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832/1842; Italy 
9.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
10.
Mille cherubini in coro by Alois Melichar
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Austria 
11.
Agnus Dei by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
12.
Grande messe des morts, Op. 5: Sanctus by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra,  London Voices,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; France 
13.
O Jesu mi dulcissime by Guida
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
14.
Ave verum corpus by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Leone Magiera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
15.
Ave Maria, dolce Maria by Luciano Pavarotti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Leone Magiera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coro dell'Antoniano,  Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bolona
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
16.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra,  London Voices
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
17.
O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Steven Mercurio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
18.
Martha: Ach, so fromm by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
19.
Les pęcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
20.
Ave Maria, dolce Maria by Luciano Pavarotti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Leone Magiera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
21.
Tu scendi dalle stelle by Alphonsus Liguori
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Leone Magiera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Piccolo Coro dell'Antoniano,  Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna
Period: Baroque 
22.
Gesu Bambino by Pietro Yon
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
23.
Caro mio ben by Giuseppe Giordani
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Piero Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
24.
L'honestŕ negli amori: Giŕ il sole dal Gange by Alessandro Scarlatti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1680; Rome, Italy 
25.
Griselda: Per la gloria by Giovanni Bononcini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; London, England 
26.
Alma del core by Antonio Caldara
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Piero Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
27.
Atalanta, HWV 35: Care selve by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
28.
Miserere by Zucchero
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aldo Sisillo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra da Camera Arcangelo Corelli
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1992; Italy 
29.
Holy Mother by Eric Clapton
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Eric Clapton (Guitar)
Conductor:  Marco Armiliato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  East London Gospel Choir,  Orchestra Filarmonica Di Torino
30.
Magic of Love by Lionel Richie
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Lionel Richie (Voice)
Conductor:  José Molina
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra Sinfonica Italiana
Period: Contemporary 
31.
Panis angelicus by César Franck
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Sting (Voice)
Conductor:  Aldo Sisillo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra da Camera Arcangelo Corelli
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
32.
Peace wanted just to be free by Stevie Wonder
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Stevie Wonder (Voice)
Conductor:  Marco Boemi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra Filarmonica Di Torino,  Corale Voci Bianche,  Liberian Children's Choir
Period: 20th Century 
33.
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Steven Mercurio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen Children's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 
34.
Feliz Navidad by José Feliciano
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Steven Mercurio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen
Period: 20th Century 

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