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Mario! Lanza At His Best


Release Date: 05/09/1995 
Label:  Rca Victor Living Stereo Catalog #: 68130   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Luigi DenzaRodolfo FalvoEduardo Di CapuaErnesto De Curtis,   ... 
Performer:  Mario LanzaJudith Raskin
Conductor:  Franco FerraraConstantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraChorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Funiculì funiculà by Luigi Denza
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Naples, Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
2. Dicitencello vuie by Rodolfo Falvo
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Carlo Savina.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
3. Maria, Marì by Eduardo Di Capua
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Carlo Savina.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
4. Voce'e notte by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1904; Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
5. Canta pe' me by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
6. O surdato 'nnammurato by Enrico Cannio
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
7. Comme facette mammeta by Salvatore Gambardella
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
8. Santa Lucia luntana by E. A. Mario
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
9. Fenesta che lucive by Teodoro Cottrau
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Carlo Savina.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
10. Tu ca nun chiagne by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Carlo Savina.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
11. Na sera 'e maggio by Giuseppe Cioffi
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Carlo Savina.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
12. Passione by Ernesto Tagliaferri
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ferrara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone.
Italy (11/1958 - 12/1958) 
13. The Vagabond King: Drinking Song by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 
14. The Vagabond King: Some day by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor), Judith Raskin (Soprano)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone. 
15. The Vagabond King: Love me tonight by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
16. The Vagabond King: Only a rose by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Judith Raskin (Soprano), Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
17. The Vagabond King: Tomorrow by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Judith Raskin (Soprano), Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone. 
18. The Vagabond King: Nocturne by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone. 
19. The Vagabond King: Song of the Vagabonds by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone. 
20. The Vagabond King: Finale by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Judith Raskin (Soprano), Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Ennio Morricone. 

Sound Samples

Funiculì, funiculà
Dicitencello vuie
Maria marì (Remastered - 1995)
Voce 'e notte (Remastered - 1995)
Canta pe' me
O surdato 'namurato (1995 Remastered)
Comme facette mammeta? (Remastered 1995)
Santa Lucia luntana
Fenesta che lucive
Tu ca nun chiagne (Remastered - 1995)
Na sera 'e maggio (Remastered 1995)
Passione
Drinking Song (From "The Vagabond King") (Remastered - 1995)
Some Day (From "The Vagabond King")
Love Me Tonight (From "The Vagabond King") (Remastered - 1995)
Only a Rose (From "The Vagabond King") (1995 Remastered)
Tomorrow (From "The Vagabond King") (Remastered - 1995)
Nocturne (From "The Vagabond King") (Remastered - 1995)
Song of the Vagabonds (From "The Vagabond King") (Remastered - 1995)
Finale (From "The Vagabond King") (Remastered - 1995)

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