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Puccini: La Boheme Highlights / Leinsdorf, Moffo, Tucker


Release Date: 06/26/1990 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 60189   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Richard TuckerRobert MerrillGiorgio TozziAnna Moffo,   ... 
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House OrchestraRome Opera House Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. La Bohème: Questo Mar Rosso...Nei cieli bigi (Opening Scene) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor), Robert Merrill (Baritone), Giorgio Tozzi (Bass)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
2. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
3. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor), Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
4. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Robert Merrill (Baritone), Richard Tucker (Tenor), Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
5. La Bohème: Aranci, datteri! by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
6. La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giorgio Tozzi (Bass), Robert Merrill (Baritone), Mary Costa (Soprano),
Richard Tucker (Tenor), Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
7. La Bohème: Mimì è una civetta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Robert Merrill (Baritone), Richard Tucker (Tenor), Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
8. La Bohème: Addio, dolce svegliare (Quartet) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor), Robert Merrill (Baritone), Mary Costa (Soprano),
Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
9. La Bohème: O Mimì, tu più non torni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor), Robert Merrill (Baritone)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
10. La Bohème: Vecchia zimarra by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giorgio Tozzi (Bass)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
11. La Bohème: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Robert Merrill (Baritone), Mary Costa (Soprano), Richard Tucker (Tenor),
Anna Moffo (Soprano), Giorgio Tozzi (Bass)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues to the end of the opera. 

Sound Samples

Act I: Questo Mar Rosso
Act I: Nei cieli bigi
Act I: Già dell'Apocalisse
Act I: Che gelida manina
Act I: Mi chiamano Mimi
Act I: Ehi! Rodolfo!
Act I: O soave fanciulla
Act II: Aranci, ninnoli!
Act II: Quando me'n vo' (Musetta's Waltz)
Act II: Gioventù mia - Sciogli, slaccia !
Act II: Caro! - Fuori il danaro!
Act III: Mimi è una civetta
Act III: Addio, senza rancor!
Act III: Che facevi, che dicevi
Act IV: O Mimi, tu più non torni
Act IV: Vecchia zimarra, senti
Act IV: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire
Act IV: Che ha detto il medico?

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