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Joan Hammond - A Celebration


Release Date: 10/27/1993 
Label:  Testament   Catalog #: 1013   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Umberto GiordanoAlfredo CatalaniGiacomo PucciniJules Massenet,   ... 
Performer:  Joan Hammond
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length:  1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Andrea Chénier: La mamma morta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1947 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was originally released on HMV C3720, 11/1948. 
2. La Wally: Ebben?... Ne andrò lontana by Alfredo Catalani
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1949 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was originally released on HMV DB21580, 9/1953. 
3. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1941 
4. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1941 
5. La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1941 
6. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1941 
7. Manon Lescaut: In quelle trine morbide by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1947 
8. Thaïs: Ah! je suis seule by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Date of Recording: 1951 
9. Thaïs: Dis-moi que je suis belle by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Date of Recording: 1951 
10. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Elle a fui, la tourterelle! by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1952 
11. Etienne Marcel: Etienne Marcel by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; France 
Date of Recording: 1953 
12. Adriana Lecouvreur: Troppo, signori by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Written: 1902 
Date of Recording: 1949 
13. Don Carlos: Tu, che la vanitá conoscesti del mondo by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1884; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1952 
14. Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1955 
15. Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1955 
16. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Tatiana's letter scene by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1943 
17. Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Joan Hammond (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 1952 

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