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Opera - Verdi: Aida (Highlights) / Mehta, Nilsson, Et Al


Release Date: 10/24/2000 
Label:  Emi Seraphim Catalog #: 74133   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco CorelliBonaldo GiaiottiFerruccio MazzoliBirgit Nilsson,   ... 
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House OrchestraRome Opera House Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Aida: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
2.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Se quel querrier io fossi..." 
3.
Aida: Or di Vulcano al tempio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Bonaldo Giaiotti (Bass), Ferruccio Mazzoli (Bass),
Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Grace Bumbry (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
Aida: Grand March by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 5 Secs. 
7.
Aida: O Re, pei sacri Numi by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Bonaldo Giaiotti (Bass), Grace Bumbry (Mezzo Soprano),
Franco Corelli (Tenor), Mario Sereni (Baritone), Ferruccio Mazzoli (Bass)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Aida: O tu che sei d'Osiride by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Qui, Radamès verra..." 
10.
Aida: Rivedrai le foreste imbalsamate by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Mario Sereni (Baritone)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ciel! Mio padre!..." 
11.
Aida: Pur ti riveggo...Là tra le foreste vergini by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12.
Aida: Fuggiam gli ardori inospiti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Aida: Ma dimmi; per qual via by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Aida: Già i sacerdoti adunansi...Ah! tu dei vivere! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Grace Bumbry (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Vorrei salvarlo..." 
15.
Aida: Morir, si pura e bella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Franco Corelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Qual gemito..." 
16.
Aida: O terra, addio; addio, valle di pianti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Franco Corelli (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1966 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

Sound Samples

Aida (1989 Digital Remaster): Prelude
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 1, Scene 1: Se quel guerrier io fossi! (Radames)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 1, Scene 1: Celeste Aida (Radames)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 1, Scene 1: Su! del Nilo al sacro lido (King, Aida, Radames, Amneris, Ramfis, Priests, Officers, Messenger)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 1, Scene 1: Ritorna vincitor! (Aida)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 2, Scene 2: Gloria all'Egitto, ad Iside (Crowd, Priests)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 2, Scene 2: Triumphal March
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 2, Scene 2: O Re, pei sacri Numi...Gloria all'Egitto (Radames, King, Ramfis, Amneris, Amonasro, Tutti)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 3: O tu che sei d'Osiride (Chorus)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 3: Qui Radames verrà (Aida)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 3: Ciel! mio padre (Aida, Amonasro)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 3: Pur ti riveggo, mia dolce Aida (Radames, Aida)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 3: Fuggiam gli ardori inospiti...Là, tra foreste vergini (Aida, Radames)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 3: Ma dimmi; per qual via (Aida, Radames, Amonasro, Amneris, Ramfis)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 4, Scene 1: Già i sacerdoti adunansi (Amneris, Radames)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 4, Scene 2: La fatal pietra sovra me si chiuse (Radames, Aida)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 4, Scene 2: Vedi? Di morte l'angelo...Immenso Fthà (Aida, Priestesses, Priests, Radames)
Aida (1989 Digital Remaster), Act 4, Scene 2: O terra, addio (Aida, Radames, Priests, Priestesses, Amneris)

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