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Puccini: La Boheme - Highlights / Solti, Caballe, Domingo


Release Date: 09/14/1999 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 63493   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Ruggero RaimondiPlacido DomingoSherrill MilnesMontserrat Caballé,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraJohn Alldis Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La Bohème: Questo Mar Rosso...Nei cieli bigi (Opening Scene) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Ruggero Raimondi (Bass), Placido Domingo (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Notes: This selection continues with "Già dell'apocalisse appariscono i segni..." 
2.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
3.
La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
4.
La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Placido Domingo (Tenor),
Ruggero Raimondi (Bass), Vincente Sardinero (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ehi! Rodolfo!..." 
5.
La Bohème: Aranci, datteri! by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
6.
La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Judith Blegen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
7.
La Bohème: La Ritirata! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor), Judith Blegen (Soprano),
Ruggero Raimondi (Bass), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Vincente Sardinero (Baritone),
Nico Castel (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Notes: This selection begins with "Gioventù mia...Sciogli, slaccia!" and continues with "Caro! Fuori il danaro!...." 
8.
La Bohème: Mimì è una civetta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Notes: This selection begins with "Marcello, finalmente!..." 
9.
La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Notes: This selection begins with "Addio, senza rancor!..." 
10.
La Bohème: Addio, dolce svegliare (Quartet) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Judith Blegen (Soprano),
Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Notes: This selection begins with "Che facevi, che dicevi..." 
11.
La Bohème: O Mimì, tu più non torni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Notes: This selection begins with "In un coupé?..." 
12.
La Bohème: Vecchia zimarra by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Ruggero Raimondi (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
13.
La Bohème: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
14.
La Bohème: Che ha detto il medico by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Ruggero Raimondi (Bass),
Vincente Sardinero (Baritone), Judith Blegen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 

Sound Samples

Act I: Questo Mar Rosso
Act I: Nei cieli bigi
Act I: Già dell'Apocalisse appariscono i segni
Act I: Che gelida manina
Act I: Mi chiamano Mimì
Act I: Ehi! Rodolfo!
Act I: O soave fanciulla
Act II: Aranci, ninnoli!
Act II: Quando m'en vo'
Act II: Gioventù mia - Sciogli, slaccia!
Act II: Caro! - Fuori il danaro!
Act III: Marcello, finalmente!
Act III: Mimì è una civetta
Act III: Addio, senza rancor! (Mimi's farewell)
Act III: Che facevi, che dicevi
Act IV: In un coupé?
Act IV: O Mimì, tu più non torni
Act IV: Vecchia zimarra, senti
Act IV: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire
Act IV: Che ha detto il medico?

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