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Opera Choruses - Aida, Faust, Nabucco, Etc


Release Date: 10/19/1989 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 60205   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiCharles GounodHector BerliozGeorges Bizet,   ... 
Performer:  David PoleriLeontyne PriceMonique LinvalGeneviève Macaux,   ... 
Conductor:  Erich LeinsdorfRobert ShawRenato CelliniCharles Munch,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Alldis ChoirLondon Symphony OrchestraRCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Alldis Choir,  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Language: Italian 
2.
Faust: Déposons les armes [Soldiers' Chorus] by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Robert Shaw,  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Language: French 
3.
Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Robert Shaw,  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
Language: Italian 
4.
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Has! Irimiru karabrao! Has! by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  David Poleri (Voice)
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  Harvard Glee Club,  Radcliffe Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins with "Dans mon coeur..." 
5.
Carmen: Dans l'air nous suivons "Cigarette Girls' Chorus" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), Monique Linval (Soprano), Geneviève Macaux ()
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Language: French 
6.
Carmen: Quant au douanier, c'est notre affaire by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), Monique Linval (Soprano), Geneviève Macaux ()
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Language: French 
7.
Carmen: Les voici! Les voici! by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), Monique Linval (Soprano), Geneviève Macaux ()
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Language: French 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
8.
Il trovatore: Vedi! le fosche notturne "Anvil Chorus" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Robert Shaw,  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
9.
Rigoletto: Zitti, zitti moviamo a vendetta by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Italian Opera Orchestra,  RCA Italian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Language: Italian 
10.
Lohengrin: Treulich geführt "Bridal Chorus" by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Robert Shaw,  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Language: German 
11.
Die Fledermaus: In Feuerstrom...Brüderlein und Schwesterlein by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Robert Shaw,  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 
12.
La traviata: Noi siamo le zingarelle by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dorothy Krebill (Mezzo Soprano), Harold Enns (Bass), Thomas Jamerson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Italian Opera Orchestra,  RCA Italian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
13.
La traviata: Di Madride noi siam matadori by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Thomas Jamerson (Baritone), Dorothy Krebill (Mezzo Soprano), Harold Enns (Bass)
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Italian Opera Orchestra,  RCA Italian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Language: Italian 
14.
Mignon: Ah! Au soufflé léger du vent "Barcarolle" by Ambroise Thomas
Conductor:  Robert Shaw,  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; France 
Language: French 
15.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Ah! gli aranci olezzano by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Robert Shaw,  Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Language: Italian 
16.
Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 

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