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Opera For The Open Road


Release Date: 02/27/2001 
Label:  Lifestyles   Catalog #: 215054   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiGeorges BizetJules MassenetGaetano Donizetti,   ... 
Performer:  José CarrerasMontserrat CaballéMaria CallasLuciano Pavarotti,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: n/a 
Length: 1 Hours 54 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La traviata: De' miei bollenti spiriti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
Ernani: Surta è la notte by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: 1873-1874 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection also includes "Seguidille."
Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
4.
Le Cid: Pleurez, mes yeux! by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: French 
5.
La Favorita: Messagera gentile by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; France 
Length: 9 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
Rodelinda, HWV 19: Mio caro bene! non ho piu affanni by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Norma: Sgombra è la sacra selva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Fine al rito, e il sacro bosco..." 
9.
La forza del destino: O, tu che in seno agli angeli by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Gonfio hai di gioia il core, e lagrimi!..." 
10.
Adriana Lecouvreur: La dolcissima effigie by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11.
Il pirata: Col sorriso d'innocenza by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12.
La traviata: Scena della borsa by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Hamlet: A vos jeux "Mad Scene" by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Length: 10 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: French 
14.
Un ballo in maschera: A tal colpa è nulla il pianto by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
Don Giovanni, K 527: Crudele?...Non mi dir, bell' idol mio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Se quel guerrier io fossi!..." 
17.
Un ballo in maschera: Ma se m' è forza perderti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18.
Rigoletto: Della mia bella incognita borghese by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19.
Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20.
Aida: Pur ti riveggo...Là tra le foreste vergini by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Martina Arroyo (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
21.
Semiramide: Bel raggio lusinghier by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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