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Verdi: La Traviata (Highlights) / Ceccato, Sills, Et Al


Release Date: 01/07/2003 
Label:  Emi Classics Encore Catalog #: 74760   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beverly SillsNicolai GeddaTerence SharpeRobert Lloyd,   ... 
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic OrchestraJohn Alldis Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. La traviata: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
2. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beverly Sills (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
3. La traviata: Che È ciò? by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Terence Sharpe (Baritone), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor), Robert Lloyd (Bass),
Keith Erwen (Tenor), Delia Wallis (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
4. La traviata: Un dì, felice by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beverly Sills (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
5. La traviata: Ah, fors' è lui...Sempre libera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beverly Sills (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is preceded by the recitative "E strano! E strano!..." 
6. La traviata: De' miei bollenti spiriti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
7. La traviata: Pura siccome un' angelo by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Rolando Panerai (Baritone), Beverly Sills (Soprano)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
8. La traviata: Dite alla giovine by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Rolando Panerai (Baritone), Beverly Sills (Soprano)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is preceded by "Non sapete quale affeto." 
9. La traviata: Di Provenza il mar by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Rolando Panerai (Baritone)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
10. La traviata: Addio del passato by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beverly Sills (Soprano)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is preceded by the recitative "Tenesta la promessa..." 
11. La traviata: Parigi, o cara by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mirella Fiorentini (Mezzo Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor), Beverly Sills (Soprano)
Conductor:  Aldo Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 

Sound Samples

La Traviata (highlights): Prelude
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 1: Libiamo, ne' lieti calci (Brindisi)
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 1: Che è ciò?
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 1: Un dì, felice
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 1: Eh strano! Eh strano!
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 1: Ah, fors'è lui
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 1: Follie! Follie!
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 1: Sempre libera
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 2: De' miei bollenti spiriti
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 2: Pura siccome un angelo...Non sapete quale affetto vio...Dite alla giovine
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 2: Di Provenza il mar
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 3: Teneste la promessa
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 3: Addio del passato
La Traviata (highlights), ACT 3: Parigi, o cara

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