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Carlo Bergonzi - Christmas Songs


Release Date: 04/04/1995 
Label:  Orfeo   Catalog #: 30821   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Georges BizetJohannes BrahmsCésar FranckCharles Gounod,   ... 
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony OrchestraGumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. L'arlésienne: Suite no 2 - 2nd movement, Intermezzo by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Notes: 'L'arlésienne: Suite no 2' was written by Ernest Guiraud c. 1879 after
Bizet's incidental music to 'L'arlésienne.' 
2. Songs (5), Op. 49: no 4, Wiegenlied by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Language: German 
3. Panis angelicus by César Franck
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Language: Latin 
4. Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Notes: This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
5. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Language: Italian 
6. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 
7. Mille cherubini in coro by Alois Melichar
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Austria 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This work is based on Franz Schubert's "Wiegenlied, D 498/Op 98 no 2" and
"Rosamunde, D 797/Op 26" 
8. Pietà, Signore by Louis Niedermeyer
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Switzerland 
Notes: This work has been attributed to Alessandro Stradella. 
9. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
10. O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
11. Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
12. Tu scendi dalle stelle by Traditional
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Written: Italy 
13. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Angerer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Gumpoldskirch Boys Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 

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