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Jussi Bjorling: His Last Performances

Bjorling,Jussi
Release Date: 05/24/2013 
Label:  Gala   Catalog #: 7700914   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Jean SibeliusGeorge Frideric HandelGeorges BizetEdvard Grieg,   ... 
Performer:  Jussi BjörlingFrederick SchauweckerBo LundborgHjördis [Soprano Vocals] Schymberg,   ... 
Conductor:  Nils GrevilliusJean P. MorelHerbert Sandberg
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Songs (6), Op. 36: no 2, But my bird by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Jussi Björling ()
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Finland 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2.
Songs (6), Op. 36: no 4, Sigh, sedges, sigh by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Jussi Björling ()
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
3.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Jussi Björling (), Frederick Schauwecker (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
4.
Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Frederick Schauwecker (Piano), Jussi Björling ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
5.
Songs (6), Op. 25: no 2, A swan by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Frederick Schauwecker (Piano), Jussi Björling ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
6.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (), Frederick Schauwecker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 13 Secs. 
7.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (), Frederick Schauwecker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
8.
Manon Lescaut, opera: Senti...Ah! Manon, mi tradisce' by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (), Bo Lundborg (Voice), Hjördis [Soprano Vocals] Schymberg ()
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
9.
Manon Lescaut, opera: 'Che avvien?...Ah! non v'avvicinate! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (), Bo Lundborg (Voice), Hjördis [Soprano Vocals] Schymberg ()
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
10.
Faust: Quel trouble inconnu by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Jussi Björling (), Elisabeth Söderström ()
Conductor:  Jean P. Morel
Written: 1859 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 
11.
Faust: Il se fait tard by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Jussi Björling (), Elisabeth Söderström ()
Conductor:  Jean P. Morel
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 8 Minutes 57 Secs. 
12.
Il trovatore: Ah si, ben mio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (), Hjördis [Soprano Vocals] Schymberg ()
Conductor:  Herbert Sandberg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 17 Secs. 
13.
Lohengrin: In fernem Land by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jussi Björling ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 19 Secs. 
14.
Songs (6), Op. 48: no 4, Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jussi Björling ()
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
15.
Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Jussi Björling ()
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
16.
Psalm No. 4 (Hear me...) by Gunnar Wennerberg
Performer:  Jussi Björling ()
Period: Romantic 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 

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