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Great Voices Of The Past - Great Opera Ensembles


Release Date: 01/01/2002 
Label:  Opera D'oro   Catalog #: 8003   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiFriedrich von FlotowGiacomo PucciniGaetano Donizetti,   ... 
Performer:  Pasquale AmatoEnrico CarusoLuisa TetrazziniJosephine Jacoby,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: n/a 
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Works on This Recording

1. Rigoletto: Bella figlia dell' amore [Quartet] by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Pasquale Amato (Baritone), Enrico Caruso (Tenor), Luisa Tetrazzini (Soprano),
Josephine Jacoby (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1912 
2. Martha: Mag der Himmel euch vergeben by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer:  Jadwiga Debicka (Soprano), Emmi Leisner (Alto), Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor),
Rudolf Watzke (Bass)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1928 
3. La Bohème: Addio, dolce svegliare (Quartet) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Huder (Soprano), Enzo Mascherini (Baritone), Ferruccio Tagliavini (Tenor),
Pia Tassinari (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1943 
4. Il trovatore: Madre, non dormi? by Giuseppe Verdi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930 
5. Un ballo in maschera: La rivedrà nell' estasi by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Frieda Hempel (Soprano), Enrico Caruso (Tenor), Léon Rothier (Bass),
Andrès De Segurola (Bass)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1914 
6. La forza del destino: Non imprecare, umiliati by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Bianca Scacciati (Soprano), Tancredi Pasero (Bass), Francesco Merli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1929 
7. Aida: Ciel, mio padre!...Su dunque sorgete by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone), Elisabeth Rethberg (Soprano), Giacomo Lauri-Volpi (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930 
8. La traviata: Invitato a qui...Ogni suo aver tal femmina by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor), Conny Molin (Baritone), Hjördis Schymberg (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1939 
9. Lucia di Lammermoor: Chi mi frena in tal momento? (Sextet) by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone), Ezio Pinza (Baritone), Angelo Bada (Tenor),
Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano), Louise Homer (Alto), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1927 
10. La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Licia Albanese (Soprano), Tatiana Menotti (Soprano), Afro Poli (Baritone),
Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1938 
11. Un ballo in maschera: E scherzo od è follia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Frieda Hempel (Soprano), Enrico Caruso (Tenor), Maria Duchêne (Mezzo Soprano),
Léon Rothier (Bass), Andrès De Segurola (Bass)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1914 
12. Faust: Alerte! Alerte!...Sauvée! by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Enzo Mascherini (Bass), Gina Cigna (Soprano), Tancredi Pasero (Bass),
Paolo Civil (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 1929 
13. Il trovatore: Giorni poveri vivea by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Ugo Marturano (Baritone), Ezio Pinza (Bass), Maartjie Offers (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1924 
14. I lombardi: Qual voluttà trascorrere by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Ezio Pinza (Bass), Elisabeth Rethberg (Soprano), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930 
15. Ernani: O sommo Carlo by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone), Alfio Tedesco (Tenor), Grace Anthony (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1928 
16. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Selig wie die Sonne (Quintet) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Hans Reinmar (Baritone), Lydia Kindermann (Mezzo Soprano), Pearl Yoder (Soprano),
Max Kuttner (Tenor), Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1932 
17. Aida: O terra, addio; addio, valle di pianti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Guglielmo Masini (Bass), Giovanni Inghilleri (Baritone), Irene Minghini-Cattaneo (Mezzo Soprano),
Luigi Manfrini (Bass), Aureliano Pertile (Tenor), Dusolina Giannini (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1928 
18. Attila: Mentre gonfiarsi l'anima by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Elisabeth Rethberg (Soprano), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Ezio Pinza (Bass)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930 
19. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor), Maria Cebotari (Soprano), Heinrich Schlusnus ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1943 
20. Guillaume Tell: Quand l'Helvétie by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Henri Albers (Baritone), Hyppolite Belhomme (Bass), Agustarello Affre (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1906 
21. Otello: Inaffia l'ugola! (Iago's Drinking Song) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Lawrence Tibbett (Baritone), Herman Dreeben (Tenor), Nicholas Massue (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1939 

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