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Flower Duet - The World's Most Beautiful Duets / Sutherland, Fassbaender, Tebaldi, Horne


Release Date: 08/04/2009 
Label:  Eloquence   Catalog #: 4802594   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Léo DelibesJacques OffenbachEngelbert HumperdinckGioachino Rossini,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Joan SutherlandJane BerbiéHuguette TourangeauLucia Popp,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard BonyngeSir Georg SoltiSir Colin DavisRiccardo Chailly,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo National Opera OrchestraSuisse Romande OrchestraVienna Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Lakmé: Viens, Mallikà...Sous le dôme épais "Flower Duet" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Jane Berbié (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
2.
Les contes d'Hoffmann: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Huguette Tourangeau (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
3.
Hänsel und Gretel: Abends will ich schlafen gehn "Evening Hymn" by Engelbert Humperdinck
Performer:  Lucia Popp (Soprano), Brigitte Fassbaender (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 
4.
Semiramide: Alle più calde immagini by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
5.
Béatrice et Bénédict: Nuit paisible et sereine by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Helen Watts (Alto), April Cantelo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1860-1862; France 
6.
Rodelinda, HWV 19: Io t'abbraccio by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Alicia Nafé (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; London, England 
7.
Petite Messe solennelle: Qui tollis peccata mundi by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Daniela Dessi (Soprano), Gloria Scalchi (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
8.
Requiem Mass: Recordare by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Italy 
9.
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Mir ist..."Rose Presentation" by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Hilde Gueden (Soprano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Conductor:  Silvio Varviso
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; Germany 
10.
Madama Butterfly: Una nave da guerra by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Fiorenza Cossotto (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
11.
Madama Butterfly: Scuoti quella fronda "Flower Duet" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Fiorenza Cossotto (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
12.
Les troyens: Sa voix fait naître dans mon sein by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Françoise Pollet (Soprano), Hélène Perraguin (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
13.
Norma: Mira, o Norma by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 

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