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Opera Without Words - Arias For Orchestra


Release Date: 11/20/1989 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 44999   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Pietro MascagniGiacomo PucciniGeorges BizetGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz OrchestraColumbia Symphony OrchestraNew York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Notes: Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
2. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
3. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
4. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
5. La Bohème: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
6. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
7. Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
8. Madama Butterfly: Spira sul mar [Entrance of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
9. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
10. Les pêcheurs de perles: Je crois entendre encore by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
11. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
12. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
13. Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
14. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
15. La traviata: Ah, fors' è lui...Sempre libera by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
16. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
17. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
18. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
19. Carmen: Votre toast je peu vous le rendre "Toreador Song" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
20. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Written: 1873-1874 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
21. La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
22. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
23. Hänsel und Gretel: Abends will ich schlafen gehn "Evening Hymn" by Engelbert Humperdinck
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 

Sound Samples

Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana (Instrumental)
Che Gelida Manina from La Boheme
Mi Chiamano Mimi (They Call Me Mimi) (from Act I of "La Bohème")
O Soave Fanciulla from La Boheme
Quando M' En Vo' Soletta from La Boheme
Sono Andati from La Boheme (Instrumental)
O Mio Babino Caro from Gianni Schicchi
Recondita Armonia from Tosca
Vessi D' Arte from Tosca
E lucevan le stelle from Tosca
Entrance of Butterfly from Madama Butterfly
Un Bel di Vedremo from Madama Butterfly
I Hear A Dream from The Pearl Fishers
Celeste Aida from Aida
Mon Coeur S' Ouvre a ta Voix from Samson & Delilah (Instrumental)
Flower Songs from Carmen (Instrumental)
Habanera from Carmen (Instrumental)
Les Toreadores from Carmen (Instrumental)
La Donne e Mobile from Rigoletto
Ah fors e ui & Sempre Libera from La Traviata (Instrumental)
Vesti La Guibba from I Pagliacci (Instrumental)
Children's Prayer from Hansel & Gretel (Instrumental)
Barcarolle from Tales of Hoffmann (Instrumental)

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