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The Voice Of Puccini / Bergonzi, Carreras, Del Monaco, Et Al


Release Date: 09/10/2002 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 472494   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano PavarottiRenata TebaldiCesare SiepiEttore Bastianini,   ... 
Conductor:  Herbert von KarajanTullio SerafinFranco PatanèSir Colin Davis,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraSanta Cecilia Academy Rome OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 27 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Cesare Siepi (Bass), Ettore Bastianini (Baritone),
Renato Cesari (Baritone), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Virginia Zeani (Soprano)
Conductor:  Franco Patanè
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
La Bohème: Addio, dolce svegliare (Quartet) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Gianna D'Angelo (Soprano), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor), Ettore Bastianini (Baritone),
Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
La Bohème: O Mimì, tu più non torni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Ingvar Wixell (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
La Bohème: Vecchia zimarra by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renato Cesari (Baritone), Cesare Siepi (Bass)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
La Bohème: Madonna benedetta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass),
Gianni Maffeo (Baritone), Rolando Panerai (Baritone), Elizabeth Harwood (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Che avvien? Nulla. Sto bene..." 
10.
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Italo Tajo (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11.
Tosca: Quagl' occhio al mondo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ah! Quegli occhi..." 
12.
Tosca: Tre sbirri, una carrozza...Te Deum by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
Tosca: O dolci mani by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16.
Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Cura (Tenor)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17.
Manon Lescaut: Sola, perduta, abbandonata by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18.
Madama Butterfly: Dovunque al mondo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Juan Pons (Baritone), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19.
Madama Butterfly: Viene la sera...Bimba dagli occhi pieni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 15 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
21.
Madama Butterfly: Scuoti quella fronda "Flower Duet" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
22.
Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna State Opera Concert Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
23.
Madama Butterfly: Addio, fiorito asil by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Robert Kerns (Baritone)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
24.
Madama Butterfly: Tu, tu, piccolo iddio [Death of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
25.
Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
26.
Turandot: Non piangere, Liù by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Barbara Hendricks (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor), Ruggero Raimondi (Bass)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
27.
Turandot: In questa reggia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
28.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Mehli Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
29.
Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
30.
La Fanciulla del West: Laggiù nel Soledad by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Carol Neblett (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
31.
La Fanciulla del West: Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mario Del Monaco (Tenor), Cornell MacNeil (Baritone)
Conductor:  Franco Capuana
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
32.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
33.
Suor Angelica: Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lamberto Gardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
34.
La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leona Mitchell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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