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Puccini: Turandot - Highlights / Mehta, Sutherland, Et Al


Release Date: 08/11/1998 
Label:  London/Decca Opera Gala Series Catalog #: 458202   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano PavarottiMontserrat CaballéNicolai GhiaurovSabin Markov,   ... 
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraJohn Alldis ChoirWandsworth School Boys' Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Turandot: Popolo di Pekino! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass),
Sabin Markov (Bass)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
2.
Turandot: Gira la cote by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
3.
Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
4.
Turandot: Non piangere, Liù by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
5.
Turandot: Ah! per l'ultima volta! (Act 1 Finale) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Piero de Palma (Tenor), Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor),
Tom Krause (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
6.
Turandot: Olà, Pang! Olà Pong! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Piero de Palma (Tenor), Tom Krause (Baritone), Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
7.
Turandot: Ho una casa by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Tom Krause (Baritone), Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor), Piero de Palma (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
8.
Turandot: In questa reggia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
9.
Turandot: Straniero, ascolta! "Riddle Scene" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Notes: This selection begins with "Gelo che ti dà fici..." and continues with "Figlio del Cielo!..." 
10.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
11.
Turandot: Quel nome! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
12.
Turandot: Tanto amore segreto by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Tom Krause (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano),
Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
13.
Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Tom Krause (Baritone), Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor), Piero de Palma (Tenor),
Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
14.
Turandot: Principessa di morte! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Notes: This selection continues with "Che è mai di me?..." 
15.
Turandot: Del primo pianto by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1925; Italy 
Notes: This selection continues with "So il tuo nome!..." 
16.
Turandot: Diecimila anni al nostro Imperatore! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 

Sound Samples

Turandot / Act 1: Popoli di Pekino!
Turandot / Act 1: Gira la cote!
Turandot / Act 1: Signore, ascolta
Turandot / Act 1: Non piangere Liù
Turandot / Act 1: Ah! Per L'Ultima Volta
Turandot / Act 2: Olà, Pang! Olà, Pong!
Turandot / Act 2: Ho una casa nell'Honan
Turandot / Act 2: In questa reggia
Turandot / Act 2: Gelo che ti da foco
Turandot / Act 2: Figlio del cielo!
Turandot / Act 3: Nessun dorma!
Turandot / Act 3: Quel nome!
Turandot / Act 3: Tanto amore segreto
Turandot / Act 3: Tu che di gel sei cinta
Turandot / Act 3: Principessa di morte!
Turandot / Act 3: Che è mai di me?
Turandot / Act 3: "Del primo pianto" - "Più grande vittoria non voler"
Turandot / Act 3: So il tuo nome!
Turandot / Act 3: "Diecimile anni al nostro Imperatore"-"Padre augusto" augusto"

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