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Famous Tenors Of The Past


Release Date: 01/21/1997 
Label:  Preiser Records   Catalog #: 89229   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Gaetano DonizettiGiuseppe VerdiUmberto GiordanoCharles Gounod,   ... 
Performer:  Enrico CarusoGiovanni ZenatelloBernardo De MuroAlfred Piccaver,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 34 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La Favorita: Spirto gentil by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Written: 1843 
Date of Recording: 02/11/2006 
2.
Otello: Ora e per sempre addio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Zenatello (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/01/1909 
3.
Andrea Chénier: Si, fui soldato by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Bernardo De Muro (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/02/1917 
4.
Roméo et Juliette: Ah! lève-toi, soleil by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Alfred Piccaver (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; France 
Date of Recording: 1912 
Language: German 
5.
Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/07/1926 
6.
Il trovatore: Ah si, ben mio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Aureliano Pertile (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/20/1927 
7.
Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Francesco Merli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1928 
8.
La Fanciulla del West: Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Hipolito Lazaro (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1926 
9.
Don Pasquale: Sogno soave e casto by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Tito Schipa (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/09/1926 
10.
Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Fernand Ansseau (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 10/11/1927 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
11.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Viva il vino spumeggiante "Brindisi" by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/05/1928 
12.
Tannhäuser: Inbrunst im Herzen "Rome Narrative" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/22/1929 
13.
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Tino Pattiera (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1927 
14.
Werther: Pourquoi me réveiller? by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Joseph Rogatchewsky (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Date of Recording: 1928 
15.
L'Amico Fritz: Ed anche Beppe amò...O amore, o bella luce by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Dino Borgioli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930 
16.
Andrea Chénier: Io non ho amato ancor! by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Antonio Cortis (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/19/1930 
17.
Les contes d'Hoffmann: Il était une fois "Kleinzach Legend" by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Richard Tauber (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 06/19/1928 
Language: German 
18.
Mignon: Elle ne croyait pas by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Nino Ederle (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; France 
Date of Recording: 1929 
Language: Italian 
19.
Norma: Meco all' altar di Venere...Me protegge by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Giacomo Lauri-Volpi (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/16/1928 
20.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Miguel Fleta (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/07/1927 
21.
Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor: Horch, die Lerche singt im Hain by Otto Nicolai
Performer:  Koloman von Pataky (Tenor)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1536; Spain 
Date of Recording: 1927 
22.
L'Africaine: O paradis sorti de l'onde by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Georges Thill (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1930 
23.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giuseppe Lugo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/07/1939 
24.
Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Poor fool...is it really true by Bedrich Smetana
Performer:  Julius Patzak (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1929 
25.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Morgenlich leuchtend by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Franz Völker (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1928 
26.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Lensky's aria by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Ivan Kozlovsky (Tenor)
Written: 1879 
Date of Recording: 1936 
27.
Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Richard Crooks (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1939 
28.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Fanget an! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Torsten Ralf (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Munich, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1941 
29.
La dame blanche: Viens, gentille dame by François Boieldieu
Performer:  André D'Arkor (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1931 
30.
Rigoletto: Parmi veder le lagrime...Possente amor mi chiama by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Enzo de Muro Lomanto (Tenor)
Written: 1851 
Date of Recording: 1928 
31.
Siegfried: Hoho! Schmiede, mein Hammer "Forging Song" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Max Lorenz (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1937 
32.
Martha: Ach, so fromm by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer:  Jan Kiepura (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1937 
33.
Dubrovsky, Op 58: O give me oblivion! by Eduard Nápravník
Performer:  Sergei Lemechev (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; Moravia, Czech Repub 
Date of Recording: 1946 
34.
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Di rigori armato il seno by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Charles Kullman (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1932 
35.
Queen of Spades, Op. 68: I do not know her name by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Georgi Nelepp (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1947 
36.
Lohengrin: Höchstes Vertrau'n by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Set Svanholm (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1947 
37.
Halka: The wind wails in the hills by Stanislaw Moniuszko
Performer:  Marcel Wittrisch (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848/1857; Poland 
Date of Recording: 02/1937 
Language: German 
38.
Madama Butterfly: Addio, fiorito asil by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mario Filippeschi (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1947 
39.
Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384: O wie ängstlich, o wie feurig by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Peter Anders (Tenor)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/05/1935 
40.
Manon: Instant charmant...En fermant les yeux "Dream of des Grieux" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Anton Dermota (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Language: German 
41.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Ferruccio Tagliavini (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1941 
42.
Stabat mater: Cujus animam by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832/1842; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/12/1938 
43.
Euryanthe, J 291/Op. 81: Unter blüh'nden Mandelbäumen by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Leo Slezak (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822-1823; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/1909 
44.
Oberon, J 306: Seit früh'ster Jugend im Kampf und Streit by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1826; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1936 

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