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Mario Lanza - Original Album Classics


Release Date: 11/10/2009 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 759218   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sigmund RombergNicholas BrodszkyFranz LehárWalter Donaldson,   ... 
Performer:  Mario Lanza
Conductor:  Constantin CallinicosRay SinatraGeorge StollHenri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio OrchestraItalian Radio Symphony OrchestraRCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Five classic Mario Lanza LPs are brought together on CD for the first time in this collectible reissue from RCA. The music ranges from opera arias to appealing Broadway and movie songs, plus a fine selection of rarities, all graced by Mario Lanza’s beautiful tenor voice. Five classic Mario Lanza LPs are brought together on CD for the first time in this collectible reissue from RCA. The music ranges from opera arias to appealing Broadway and movie songs, plus a fine selection of rarities, all graced by Mario Lanza’s beautiful tenor voice. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Student Prince: Overture by Sigmund Romberg
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
2.
Student Prince: Serenade by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
3.
Student Prince: Golden Days by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
4.
Student Prince: Drink, Drink, Drink by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
5.
Student Prince: Summertime in Heidelberg [written for the film version] by Nicholas Brodszky
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
6.
Student Prince: Beloved [written for the film version] by Nicholas Brodszky
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
7.
Student Prince: Guadeamus Igitur by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
8.
Student Prince: Deep in my Heart, Dear by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
9.
Student Prince: I'll walk with God [written for the film version] by Nicholas Brodszky
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: United States of Ame 
10.
Das Land des Lächelns: Dein ist mein ganzes Herz by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Vienna, Austria 
11.
Cameo Kirby: Romance by Walter Donaldson
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
12.
Bitter Sweet: I'll See You Again by Noel Coward
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; England 
13.
Carousel: If I loved you by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
14.
I'll Be Seeing You by Sammy Fain
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
15.
One Night of Love: One night of love by Victor Schertzinger
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934 
16.
Roberta: The Touch of Your Hand by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
17.
Music in the Air: The Song is You by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
18.
Oh, Nights of Splendor (Neapolitan Nights) by John Stepan Zamecnik
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
19.
Private Lives: Some Day I'll Find You by Noel Coward
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; England 
20.
Your Eyes Have Told Me So by Gus Kahn
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
21.
Song of Norway: Strange Music by Robert Wright
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Notes: Written in with George Forrest, based on "Wedding Day in Troldhaugen" by Edvard Grieg. 
22.
The Desert Song: Desert Song by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
23.
Show Boat: You Are Love by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
24.
Day In Day Out by Johnny Mercer
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
25.
Love is the Sweetest Thing by Ray Noble
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
26.
Naughty Marietta: I'm Falling in Love with Someone by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; USA 
27.
Sally: Look For the Silver Lining by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; USA 
28.
Born to Dance: I've got you under my skin by Cole Porter
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
29.
The Hills of Home by Oscar J. Fox
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
30.
Seven Hills of Rome by Victor Young
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  George Stoll
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
31.
There's Gonna Be A Party Tonight - Calypso Italiano by George Stoll
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  George Stoll
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra
32.
Lolita "Spanish Serenade" by Arturo Buzzi-Peccia
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  George Stoll
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
33.
Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
34.
Arrivederci, Roma by Renato Rascel
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  George Stoll
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
35.
Arrivederci Roma - The Seven Hills of Rome: Imitation Sequence by Various
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  George Stoll
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Italian Radio Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: The Imitation Sequence from the film "Arrivederci Roma" (English title: "The Seven Hills of Rome") is a medley in which Mario Lanza imitates the vocal styles of famous singers including Perry Como, Frankie Laine, Dean Martin, and Louis Armstrong.  
36.
Come Dance With Me by James Van Heusen
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  George Stoll
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Italian Radio Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
37.
Raintree County: Never Till Now by Johnny Green
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
38.
Do You Wonder? by Don Raye
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Henri René Orchestra
39.
Earthbound by Clive Richardson
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Henri René Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: Composed by Clive Richardson with Jack Taylor and Bob Musel. 
40.
Serenade: Serenade by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Henri René Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
41.
Serenade: My Destiny by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Henri René Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
42.
Li'l Abner: Love in a Home by Gene Vincent De Paul
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Henri René Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
43.
Schlichte Weisen (60), Op. 76: no 52, Maria Wiegenlied by Max Reger
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1912; Germany 
Notes: Sung in English as "The Virgin's Slumber Song". 
44.
(The) Lord's Prayer by Albert Hay Malotte
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
45.
Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
46.
Guardian Angels by Harpo Marx
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
47.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
48.
Somebody Bigger Than You and I by Hy Heath
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Notes: Composed by Hy Heath, Johnny Lange and Sonny Burke. 
49.
Because by Helen Guy d' Hardelot
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; France 
50.
The Trembling of a Leaf by Johnny Green
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
51.
Songs (6), Op. 6: no 6, None but the lonely heart by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
52.
Through the Years: Through the years by Vincent Youmans
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
53.
Heart's melodies, Op. 5: no 3, I love thee by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
54.
Trees by Oscar Rasbach
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1931 
55.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Addio alla Madre by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
56.
Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
57.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
58.
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
59.
La Bohème: Musette! O gioia della mia dimora... Testa adorato by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Italy 
60.
Andrea Chénier: Come un bel dì di maggio by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
61.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
62.
Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
63.
I Pagliacci: Un tal gioco by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
64.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
65.
Andrea Chénier: Un dì all' azzuro spazio "Improvviso" by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
66.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
67.
La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Written: 1876 

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