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Lesley Garrett Gift Collection - 50 Greatest Recordings


Release Date: 01/09/2001 
Label:  Silva Treasury Catalog #: 3601   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartGiacomo PucciniAlfredo CatalaniCharles Gounod,   ... 
Performer:  Lesley GarrettAmanda ThompsonSamuel Burkey
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Imported from : AUSTRALIA   
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Works on This Recording

1.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa è amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
3.
La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
4.
La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
5.
La Wally: Ebben?... Ne andrò lontana by Alfredo Catalani
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
6.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
7.
Faust: Ah! je ris de me voir si belle "Jewel Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
8.
Manon: Obéissons quand leur voix appelle "Gavotte" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
9.
Lakmé: Viens, Mallikà...Sous le dôme épais "Flower Duet" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
10.
Sadko: no 7, Sleep went along the river "Berceuse" by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
11.
Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
12.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
13.
Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
14.
Mikado: The sun whose rays are all ablaze by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
15.
Giuditta: Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; Vienna, Austria 
16.
Die lustige Witwe: Es lebt eine Vilja...Vilja, o Vilja by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
17.
The New Moon: Softly, as in a morning sunrise by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
18.
The Enchantress: I want to be a Prima Donna by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; USA 
19.
The Only Girl: When You're Away by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; USA 
20.
Bitter Sweet: If Love Were All by Noel Coward
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; England 
21.
La belle Hélène: Mon coeur traître? by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; Paris, France 
22.
Dancing Years: Waltz of my heart by Ivor Novello
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; England 
23.
The New Moon: One Kiss by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
24.
The New Moon: Lover, come back to me by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
25.
Love Me Tonight: Lover by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932 
26.
The Kissing Bandit: Love is where you find it by Nacio Herb Brown
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USA 
27.
Kiss Me, Kate: So in Love by Cole Porter
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USA 
28.
Wuthering Heights: I Belong to the Earth by Bernard J. Taylor
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1992; England 
29.
Roberta: Yesterdays by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
30.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano), Amanda Thompson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Notes: This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
31.
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy: Nunc dimittis by Geoffrey Burgon
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1979; England 
32.
Samson, HWV 57: Let the bright Seraphim by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
33.
Les Filles de Cadiz "Chanson Espagnole" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
34.
Chants d'Auvergne: Volume 1 - no 2, Baïlèro by Joseph Canteloube
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1930; France 
35.
Chants d'Auvergne: Volume 3 - no 5, Malurous qu'o uno fenno by Joseph Canteloube
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1930; France 
36.
Chants d'Auvergne: Volume 2 - no 4, La delaïssádo by Joseph Canteloube
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1930; France 
37.
Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 18, Solvejg's Song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Norway 
38.
Solomon: Tell me, lovely shepherd by William Boyce
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; England 
39.
Songs (6), Op. 6: no 6, None but the lonely heart by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
40.
L'étoile: O petite étoile "Romance" by Emmanuel Chabrier
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
41.
Die Fledermaus: Ach, meine Herr'n... Mein Herr Marquis by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
42.
Carmen Jones: Dat's Love by Oscar II Hammerstein
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Notes: This work is based on Bizet's 'Carmen.' 
43.
Kismet: And this is my beloved by George Forrest
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; USA 
44.
Phantom of the Opera: Wishing You Were Somehow Here by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; England 
45.
Phantom of the Opera: Think of Me by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; England 
46.
Phantom of the Opera: All I Ask of You by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; England 
47.
Cats: Memory by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
48.
Requiem: Pie Jesu by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano), Samuel Burkey ()
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984 
49.
Simple gifts by Joseph Brackett
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Bateman 

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