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The Complete Olimpia Boronat


Release Date: 11/11/1997 
Label:  Marston   Catalog #: 51001   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiFrancesco Paolo TostiCharles GounodMikhail M. Ivanov,   ... 
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

For the first time, the complete and rare recordings of Olimpia Boronat (b. 1867 - d. 1934) have been gathered to create a single CD that brings to light one of the most beautiful coloratura soprano voices on disc. For the first time, the complete and rare recordings of Olimpia Boronat (b. 1867 - d. 1934) have been gathered to create a single CD that brings to light one of the most beautiful coloratura soprano voices on disc. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. La traviata: Sempre libera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1904 
Venue:  St. Petersburg, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. Senza l'amore by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1904 
Venue:  St. Petersburg, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Rigoletto: Caro nome by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1904 
Venue:  St. Petersburg, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4. Mireille: O légère hirondelle "Waltz Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; France 
Date of Recording: 1904 
Venue:  St. Petersburg, Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. Zabava Putjatishna: Zabava's Arioso by Mikhail M. Ivanov
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1899; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1904 
Venue:  St. Petersburg, Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. I puritani: Qui la voce sua soave by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "O rendetemi la speme..." 
7. Desiderio by Redento Zardo
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1904 
Venue:  St. Petersburg, Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8. Les pêcheurs de perles: Comme autrefois by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1904 
Venue:  St. Petersburg, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. Martha: Letzte Rose "The last rose of summer" by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10. Don Pasquale: Quel guardo il cavaliere...So anch'io la virtù by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11. Rigoletto: Tutte le feste al tempio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. Les Huguenots: A ce mot tout s'anime by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13. La sonnambula: Come per me sereno...Sovra il sen by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14. Olga: E lo sapevi by Gianelli,
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
16. The Nightingale by Alexander Alyabyev
Performer:  Olimpia Boronat (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Russian 

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