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Callas - La Divina 3


Release Date: 01/17/1995 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 55216   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Umberto GiordanoGasparo SpontiniJules MassenetGiacomo Puccini,   ... 
Performer:  Maria CallasGiuseppe Di StefanoNicolai GeddaRolando Panerai,   ... 
Conductor:  Tullio SerafinGeorges PrêtreAntonino VottoHerbert von Karajan,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraMilan Teatro alla Scala OrchestraOrchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Andrea Chénier: La mamma morta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. La Vestale: O nume tutelar by Gasparo Spontini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1807; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 06/1955 
Venue:  Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Manon: Adieu, notre petite table by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1963 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection is preceded by "Je ne suis que faiblesse."
It is a stereo recording. 
4. Manon Lescaut: Tu, tu, amore, tu? by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor), Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1957 
Venue:  Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. Carmen: Près des ramparts de Seville "Seguidilla" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1964 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording.
Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
6. Lakmé: Où va la jeune indoue? "Bell Song" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 09/1954 
Venue:  Warford Town Hall, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7. Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1955 
Venue:  Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is preceded by "Qui Radamès verrà". 
8. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano), Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor), Rolando Panerai (Baritone)
Conductor:  Antonino Votto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1956 
Venue:  Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10. I Pagliacci: Qual fiamma avea nel guardo by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1954 
Venue:  Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11. Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1956 
Venue:  Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. Madama Butterfly: Vogliatemi bene...O quanti occhi fisi by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nicolai Gedda (Tenor), Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1955 
Venue:  Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13. Le pardon de Ploërmel "Dinorah": Ombre legère by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1954 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Dunque io son la fortunata by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano), Tito Gobbi (Baritone)
Conductor:  Alceo Galliera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/1957 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is recorded stereo. 

Sound Samples

Andrea Chenier (1986 Digital Remaster): La mamma morta
La Vestale (1986 Digital Remaster): Impitoyables dieux! (O Nume, tutelar degli infelici)
Manon (1987 Digital Remaster): Je ne suis que faiblesse....Adieu, notre petite table
Manon Lescaut (1986 Digital Remaster), Act Two: Oh, sarò la più bella ... Tu, tu, amore (Manon/Des Grieux)
Carmen (1985 Digital Remaster), Act One: Seguedille & Duo: "Pres des ramparts de Seville"
Il Barbiere di Siviglia (1986 Digital Remaster), ACT 1: Dunque io son?
Lakmé: Dov' è l'indiana bruna? [Où va la jeune indoue] (Bell Song) (Act II)
Aida (1987 Digital Remaster), ACT 3: Qui Radames verrà
La Bohème (1987 Digital Remaster), ATTO PRIMO/ACT 1/ERSTER AKT/PREMIER ACTE: O soave fanciulla (Rodolfo/Marcello/Mimì)
Turandot (1987 Digital Remaster): Signore, ascolta!
I Pagliacci, '(The) Clowns' (1987 Digital Remaster), Act 1: Qual fiamma avea nel guardo! .....Hui! Stridon lassù
Il Trovatore (1987 Digital Remaster), ACT 4 Scene 1: D'amor sull'ali rosee (Leonora)
Madama Butterfly (1987 Digital Remaster), Atto Primo: Vogliatemi bene, un bene piccolino
Dinorah, '(Le) pardon de Ploërmel' (1987 Digital Remaster): Ombre légère (Shadow Song)

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