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Opera - Puccini: Turandot (Highlights)/Lombard, Freni, Et Al


Release Date: 10/24/2000 
Label:  Emi Seraphim Catalog #: 74126   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella FreniJosé CarrerasPaul PlishkaMichel Sénéchal,   ... 
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic OrchestraRhine Opera ChorusMaitrise de la Cathedrale de Chartres
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Turandot: Popolo di Pekino! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra,  Rhine Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues with "...Padre! Mio padre!" 
2. Turandot: Perchè tarda la luna? by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra,  Rhine Opera Chorus,  Maitrise de la Cathedrale de Chartres
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues with "Là sui monti dell'est." 
3. Turandot: O giovinetto! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra,  Rhine Opera Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
4. Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
5. Turandot: Non piangere, Liù by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Paul Plishka (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
6. Turandot: Ah! per l'ultima volta! (Act 1 Finale) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Michel Sénéchal (Bass), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano),
Paul Plishka (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
7. Turandot: Un giuramento atroce mi costringe by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Michel Sénéchal (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
8. Turandot: Diecimila anni al nostro Imperatore! by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra,  Rhine Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
9. Turandot: In questa reggia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
10. Turandot: Straniero, ascolta! "Riddle Scene" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra,  Rhine Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
11. Turandot: Figlio del Cielo! Padre augusto! No! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Michel Sénéchal (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
12. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
13. Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Paul Plishka (Bass), Mirella Freni (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra,  Rhine Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues with "Liù bonta!" 
14. Turandot: Principessa di morte! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
15. Turandot: Che è mai di me? by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Thi selection continues with "...Perduta!" 

Sound Samples

GIACOMO: TURANDOT: POPOLO DI PEKINO... PADRE, MIO PADRE
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: PERCHE TARDA LA LUNA... LA SUI MONTI DELL'EST
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: O GIOVINETTO
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: SIGNORE, ASCOLTA
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: NON PIANGERE, LIU
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: AH, PER L'ULTIMA VOLTA
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: UN GIURAMENTO ATROCE
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: DIECIMILA ANNI AL NOSTRO IMPERATORE
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: IN QUESTA REGGIA
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: STRANIERO, ASCOLTA
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: FIGLIO DEL CIELO
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: NESSUN DORMA
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: TU CHE DI GEL SEI CINTA... LIU BONTA
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: PRINCIPESSA DI MORTE
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: CHE E MAI DI ME... PERDUTA
GIACOMO: TURANDOT: DIECIMILA ANNI AI NOSTRO IMPERATORE

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