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Italian Opera Arias / Domingo, Scotto, Te Kanawa, Wixell


Release Date: 01/29/2002 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 89843   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Gaetano DonizettiVincenzo BelliniGiuseppe VerdiGiacomo Puccini,   ... 
Performer:  Placido DomingoRenata ScottoIleana CotrubasDame Kiri Te Kanawa,   ... 
Conductor:  John PritchardJames LevineGianandrea GavazzeniLorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden ChorusNational Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. 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,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. Madama Butterfly: Viene la sera...Bimba dagli occhi pieni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. Don Giovanni, K 527: Deh vieni alla finestra [Serenade] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Ileana Cotrubas (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7. Rigoletto: Caro nome by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Ileana Cotrubas (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Ileana Cotrubas (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10. Madama Butterfly: Addio, fiorito asil by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Ingvar Wixell (Baritone), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13. Don Giovanni, K 527: Ah, fuggi il traditor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Theater Opera Orchestra of Paris
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Length: 1 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14. Don Giovanni, K 527: Mi tradì, quell' alma ingrata by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Theater Opera Orchestra of Paris
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. L'Elisir d'Amore: Venti scudi! by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Ingvar Wixell (Baritone), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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