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Prima Voce - Farrar In Italian Opera


Release Date: 05/02/1994 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7857   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartErmanno Wolf-FerrariGiacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine FarrarEnrico CarusoAntonio ScottiGina Viafora,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa è amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/08/2008 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
Don Giovanni, K 527: Batti, batti o bel Masetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 03/30/2008 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
Le donne curiose: Rimprovera la mia curiosita...Tutta per te by Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902-1903 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1912 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
Il segreto di Susanna: O gioia la nube leggera by Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; Munich, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/17/1913 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/20/1912 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano), Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/30/1912 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
La Bohème: Speravo di trovarvi by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Antonio Scotti (Baritone), Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/06/1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/20/1912 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
La Bohème: Addio, dolce svegliare (Quartet) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Gina Viafora (Mezzo Soprano), Enrico Caruso (Tenor), Antonio Scotti (Baritone),
Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/10/2008 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
Tosca: Non la sospiri la nostra casetta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/26/1911 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ora stammi a stentir..." 
11.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/27/1913 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12.
Madama Butterfly: Amore, o grillo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor), Antonio Scotti (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/14/1910 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Madama Butterfly: Spira sul mar [Entrance of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/02/1909 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Madama Butterfly: Ieri son salita tutta sola by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/02/1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
Madama Butterfly: Viene la sera...Bimba dagli occhi pieni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano), Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/10/2008 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "Un po' di vero c'è...," and continues to the end of the act. 
16.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/02/1909 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17.
Madama Butterfly: Ora a noi [Letter scene] by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Antonio Scotti (Baritone), Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/06/1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18.
Madama Butterfly: Che tua madre dovrà prenderti in braccio by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/02/1909 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Sai cos' ebbe cuore..." 
19.
Madama Butterfly: Scuoti quella fronda "Flower Duet" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Josephine Jacoby (Mezzo Soprano), Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/02/1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "Tutti i fior..." 
20.
Madama Butterfly: Non ve l'avevo detto? by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor), Antonio Scotti (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/14/1910 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
21.
Madama Butterfly: Tu, tu, piccolo iddio [Death of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Geraldine Farrar (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/02/1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "Con onor muore..." 

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