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Take Two - Opera Favourites/Orchestral Classics


Release Date: 03/23/1993 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 48226   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniGiuseppe VerdiWolfgang Amadeus MozartGaetano Donizetti,   ... 
Performer:  José CarrerasDame Kiri Te KanawaRuggero RaimondiPlacido Domingo,   ... 
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Language: Italian 
2.
La traviata: Ah, fors' è lui by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
3.
La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
4.
Don Giovanni, K 527: Deh vieni alla finestra [Serenade] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Ruggero Raimondi (Baritone)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
5.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Language: Italian 
6.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Tatiana's letter scene by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Language: Russian 
7.
Aida: Grand March by Giuseppe Verdi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
8.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: Italian 
9.
La Fanciulla del West: Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
Language: Italian 
10.
Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
Language: Italian 
11.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
12.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
13.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
14.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
15.
Liebesträume for Piano, S 541 by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
16.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 20a, Act 3 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
17.
Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 5th movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
18.
Boléro: Excerpt(s) by Maurice Ravel
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
19.
Eine musikalischer Spass, K 522 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
20.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
21.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
22.
An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
23.
Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 1 in D major by Sir Edward Elgar
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; England 
24.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Leo Nucci (Baritone)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Centro Telecine Culturale, Milan, Italy 
Language: Italian 
25.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Language: Italian 
26.
L'italiana in Algeri: O che muso! by Gioachino Rossini
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Italy 
Language: Italian 
27.
Guillaume Tell: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
28.
Hänsel und Gretel: Der kleine Sandmann bin ich by Engelbert Humperdinck
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 
Language: German 

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