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Bellini, Wagner / Jane Eaglen


Release Date: 10/15/1996 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 62032   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Vincenzo BelliniRichard Wagner
Performer:  Jane EaglenAnne-Marie Owens
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of the Age of EnlightenmentNew Company SingersRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

}Gramophone (1/97, p. 98) "...[Jane Eaglen's] is clearly a rare and splendid voice with exceptional resources of power and a tone-quality which blooms most fully in that area where such refulgence is most needed..."{ }Gramophone (1/97, p. 98) "...[Jane Eaglen's] is clearly a rare and splendid voice with exceptional resources of power and a tone-quality which blooms most fully in that area where such refulgence is most needed..."{ Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Il pirata: Col sorriso d'innocenza by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Jane Eaglen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment,  New Company Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1995/96 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio no 1, St. John's Wood 
Language: Italian 
2.
Bianca e Fernando: Sorgi, o padre by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Jane Eaglen (Soprano), Anne-Marie Owens (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio no 1, St. John's Wood 
Language: Italian 
3.
Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Jane Eaglen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment,  New Company Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1995 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio no 1, St. John's Wood 
Language: Italian 
4.
Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio no 1, St. John's Wood 
5.
Die Walküre: Ho-jo-to-ho! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jane Eaglen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio no 1, St. John's Wood 
Language: German 
6.
Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jane Eaglen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio no 1, St. John's Wood 
Language: German 
7.
Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (with voice) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jane Eaglen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Mark Elder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  Abbey Road Studio no 1, St. John's Wood 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Col sorriso d'innocenza . . . Oh sole ti vela from Il Pirata (Voice)
Sorgi, o padre, e la figlia rimira from Bianca e Fernando (Voice)
Casta diva . . . Ah! bello, a me ritorna from Norma (Voice)
Prelude from Tristan und Isolde (Voice)
Isolde's Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde (Voice)
Brünnhilde's Battle Cry from Die Walküre "Hojotoho" (Voice)
Brünnhilde's Immolation Scene from Götterdammerung (Voice)

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