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Thomas Hampson - A Portrait


Release Date: 10/30/2001 
Label:  Emi Classics Special Import Catalog #: 72037   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Erich Wolfgang KorngoldRichard WagnerCharles GounodJules Massenet,   ... 
Performer:  Thomas HampsonGeoffrey ParsonsArmen GuzelimianDavid Alpher,   ... 
Conductor:  Fabio LuisiMichel PlassonJohn McGlinnPaul Gemignani,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony OrchestraToulouse Capitole OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Includes song(s) by Robert Schumann, Franz Joseph Haydn, Kurt Weill, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin. Soloist: Thomas Hampson.
Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Thomas Hampson.
Includes song(s) by Robert Schumann, Franz Joseph Haydn, Kurt Weill, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin. Soloist: Thomas Hampson.
Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Thomas Hampson. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Die tote Stadt, Op. 12: Mein Sehnen, mein Wähnen "Tanzlied des Pierrot" by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Fabio Luisi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: 1920 
Length: 5 Minutes 8 Secs. 
2.
Tannhäuser: O, du mein holder Abendstern by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Fabio Luisi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 19 Secs. 
3.
Faust: Avant de quitter ces lieux by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Michel Plasson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Capitole Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
4.
Hérodiade: Vision fugitive by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: This selection begings with the recetative "Ce breuvage pourrait me donner...." 
5.
Oh! quand je dors, S 282 "Élégie Etienne Monnier" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842/1859; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
6.
Dichterliebe, Op. 48: no 6, Im Rhein, im heiligen Strome by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
7.
Dichterliebe, Op. 48: no 7, Ich grolle nicht by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Geoffrey Parsons (Piano), Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
8.
Roses of Picardy by Haydn Wood
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Armen Guzelimian (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
9.
Beautiful dreamer by Stephen Foster
Performer:  David Alpher (Piano), Jay Ungar (Mandolin), Molly Mason (Guitar),
Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
10.
Du Barry Was a Lady: It Was Written in the Stars by Cole Porter
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Ambrosian Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
11.
The Last Time I Saw Paris by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
12.
Annie Get Your Gun: Anything You Can Do by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Kim Criswell (Soprano), Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
13.
Beauty and the Beast: If I can't love her by Alan Menken
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Paul Gemignani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  American Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
14.
Die lustige Witwe: Da geh' ich zu Maxim by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Franz Welser-Möst
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: This selection begins with "O Vaterland, du machst bei Tag." 
15.
Don Carlos: Aria(s) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Antonio Pappano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de Paris
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1884; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
16.
Johnny Johnson: Listen to my Song by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; New York, USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
17.
Kiss Me, Kate: Where Is the Life that Late I Led by Cole Porter
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
18.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of St. Luke's
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
19.
Péchés de vieillesse, Volume 1 "Album italiano": no 4, L'ultimo ricordo by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Geoffrey Parsons (Piano), Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1868; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 

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