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The Art Of Cecilia Bartoli


Release Date: 10/01/2002 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 473380   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelAntonio VivaldiChristoph W. GluckWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Cecilia BartoliDavid DanielsBryn TerfelLuciano Pavarotti,   ... 
Conductor:  Christopher HogwoodGiovanni AntoniniBernhard ForckClaudio Abbado,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient MusicArnold Schoenberg ChoirIl Giardino Armonico,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

Imported from : UNITED KINGDOM   
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Works on This Recording

1. Rinaldo, HWV 7: Armida dispietata...Lascia ch'io pianga mia cruda sorte by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1711; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1999 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. Rinaldo, HWV 7: Scherzando sul tuo volto by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano), David Daniels (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1711; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1999 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Dorilla in Tempe, RV 709: Dell 'aura al sussurrar by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Giovanni Antonini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arnold Schoenberg Choir,  Il Giardino Armonico
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1999 
Venue:  Stefanie Hall, Convention Center, Graz 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4. Il Farnace, RV 711: Gelido in ogni vena by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Giovanni Antonini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Il Giardino Armonico
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1999 
Venue:  Stefanie Hall, Convention Center, Graz 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form. 
5. Bajazet, RV 703 "Tamerlano": Anche il mar par che sommerga by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Giovanni Antonini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Il Giardino Armonico
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Verona, Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1999 
Venue:  Stefanie Hall, Convention Center, Graz 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. Il Parnaso confuso: Di questa cetra in seno by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Bernhard Forck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy for Ancient Music Berlin
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1765; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/2001 
Venue:  Babelsberg Studios, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7. La clemenza di Tito: Se mai senti spirarti sul volto by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Bernhard Forck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy for Ancient Music Berlin
Period: Classical 
Written: 1752; Naples, Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/2001 
Venue:  Babelsberg Studios, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form. 
8. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non so più cosa son, cosa faccio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1994 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa è amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1994 
Venue:  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10. Don Giovanni, K 527: Là ci darem la mano by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Bryn Terfel (Baritone), Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787 
Date of Recording: 06/1998 
Venue:  Academy of St. Cecilia, Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11. Un moto di gioia, K 579 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1998 
Venue:  Academy of St. Cecilia, Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Bryn Terfel (Baritone), Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1998 
Venue:  Academy of St. Cecilia, Rome, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: German 
13. L'Elisir d'Amore: Chiedi all' aura lusinghiera by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1997 
Venue:  Verdi Hall, Verdi Conservatory, Milan 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Una parola..." 
14. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Symphony Orchestra,  Milan Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1997 
Venue:  Verdi Hall, Verdi Conservatory, Milan 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. La Cenerentola: Nacqui all' affano...Non più mesta by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bologna Teatro Comunale Chorus,  Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1992 
Venue:  Teatro Comunale, Bologna 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Dunque io son la fortunata by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano), Bryn Terfel (Baritone)
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1998 
Venue:  Academy of St. Cecilia, Rome, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues with "tu non m'ingani..." 
17. Il turco in Italia: Squallida veste, e bruna by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Roberto De Candia (Baritone), Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra,  Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1814; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1997 
Venue:  Verdi Hall, Verdi Conservatory, Milan 
Length: 7 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues with "Caro padre..." 

Sound Samples

Rinaldo, HWV 7a / Act 2: Aria: Lascia ch'io pianga
Rinaldo / Act 1: Duetto: Scherzano sul tuo volto
Dorilla in Tempe, RV 709 / Act 1 Scene 1: "Dell'aura al sussurrar"
Il Farnace / Act 2: Gelido in ogni vena
Il Bajazet (Il Tamerlano) / Act 2: Anch'il mar par che sommerga
Il Parnaso confuso: Di questa cetra in seno
La Clemenza di Tito: Se mai senti spirarti sul volto
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 - Original version, Vienna 1786 / Act 1: "Non so più cosa son, cosa faccio"
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 - Original version, Vienna 1786 / Act 2: "Voi che sapete"
Don Giovanni / Act 1: "Là ci darem la mano"
Le nozze di Figaro / Act 2: "Un moto di gioia" (Alternative aria)
Die Zauberflöte / Act 2: "Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena!"
La Cenerentola / Act 2: "Nacqui all'affanno e al pianto" - "Non più mesta"
Il barbiere di Siviglia / Act 1: No.7 Duetto: "Dunque io son... tu non m'inganni?"
Il Turco in Italia / Act 2: Squallida veste...caro padre, madre amata
L'elisir d'amore / Act 1: "Una parola..chiedi all'aura"
La traviata / Act 1: "Libiamo ne'lieti calici" (Brindisi)

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