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The Domingo Collection / Placido Domingo


Release Date: 05/20/1997 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 63027   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Umberto GiordanoGaetano DonizettiFrancesco CilèaGiacomo Puccini,   ... 
Performer:  Placido DomingoRenata ScottoJulius RudelIleana Cotrubas,   ... 
Conductor:  Zubin MehtaJohn PritchardJames LevineGeorges Prêtre,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicRoyal Opera House Covent Garden OrchestraPhilharmonia Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/31/1988 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
2.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1977 
Language: Italian 
3.
Adriana Lecouvreur: La dolcissima effigie by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1977 
Language: Italian 
4.
Sole e amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Julius Rudel (Piano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/1989 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
5.
La traviata: De' miei bollenti spiriti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/31/1988 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
This selection begins "Lunge de lei..." 
6.
Louise: Ainsi tout enfant a le droit by Gustave Charpentier
Performer:  Ileana Cotrubas (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; France 
Date of Recording: 01/19/1976 
Language: French 
7.
Il Guarany: Son giunto in tempo! by Antonio Carlos Gomes
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Neschling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethovenhalle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1994 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
8.
Le Cid: O Souverain, ô juge, ô père by Jules Massenet
Performer:  John [baritone (1970s)] Adams (Bass), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eve Queler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opera Orchestra of New York,  Byrne Camp Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1976 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins with the recitative "Ah! tout est bien fini..." 
9.
Otello: Già nella notte densa by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Nina Stemme (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Kohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bastille Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
10.
Hérodiade: Ne pouvant réprimer les élans de la foi by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; France 
Date of Recording: 11/1994 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
11.
Mefistofele: Giunto sul passo estremo by Arrigo Boito
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Symphony Orchestra,  Nyíregyháza Boy's Chorus,  Hungaroton Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1988 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
This selection continues with "Vien! lo distando questo mante!" 
12.
Why Do All the Good Times Go Away by Will Jennings
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 03/31/1984 
Language: English 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Nicolas Peyrac.
Arranged: Ken Hirsch 
13.
Just a Dream Away by Monica Riordan
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/29/1984 
Language: English 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Michael Miller.
Arranged: Michael Miller. 
14.
West Side Story: Maria by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/19/1984 
Language: English 
15.
La dolorosa: La roca fría del Calvario "Relato de Rafael" by Simeon José Serrano
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Luis Garcia-Navarro
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; Spain 
Date of Recording: 08/1983 
Language: Spanish 
16.
Andalucia by Ernesto Lecuona
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lee Holdridge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1928; Cuba 
Date of Recording: 04/1983 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arranged: Lee Holdridge 
17.
Danzas afro-cubanas: La comparsa by Ernesto Lecuona
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lee Holdridge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Cuba 
Date of Recording: 1983 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arranged: Alf Clausen 
18.
To Love by S. Gibb
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Evergreen Studios Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1981 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection was written in collaboration with B. Cason. 
19.
Sparrow Songs: My treasure by S. W. Brown
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Evergreen Studios Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1981 
Language: English 
20.
Manhattan Melodrama: Blue Moon by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/1982 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection, as part of a medley, shares a track and timing with "Moon River" by Henry Mancini. 
21.
Soñadores de España by Manuel Alejandro
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Julio Iglesias (Voice)
Conductor:  Luis Garcia-Navarro
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Spain 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
This work was written in collaboration with Beatriz Beigbeder. 
22.
Clavel Sevillano by Agustín Lara
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Bebu Silvetti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  VVC Symphonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Mexico 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Arranged: Bebu Silvetti 
23.
Granada by Agustín Lara
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 12/31/1988 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Arranged: Jack Hayes and Lalo Shifrin 
24.
Romanze (2): no 1, Ideale by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1882 
Date of Recording: 12/31/1988 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Arranged: William D. Brohn 
25.
Las Golondrinas by Ricardo Palmerín
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vjekoslav Sutej
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Date of Recording: 12/21/1993 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Arranged: Bebu Silvetti 
26.
Man of La Mancha: The Impossible Dream by Mitchell Leigh
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Gemignani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  American Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1990 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
27.
Student Prince: I'll walk with God [written for the film version] by Nicholas Brodszky
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vjekoslav Sutej
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra,  Vienna Opera Children's Chorus
Period: Modern 
Written: United States of Ame 
Date of Recording: 12/22/1994 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Arranged: Lorenzo Ferrero 
28.
Breakfast at Tiffany's: Moon River by Henry Mancini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/1982 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection, as part of a medley, shares a track and timing with "Blue Moon" by Richard Rodgers. 
29.
Hear My Song by Domingo, Placido, Jr.
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Vjekoslav Sutej
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Mexico 
Date of Recording: 12/21/1993 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Arranged: Juan C. Colomer & Placido Domingo Jr. 

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