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Maria Callas - Live In London 1958 & 1959


Release Date: 11/05/2002 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 67912   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniVincenzo BelliniArrigo BoitoGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Maria Callas
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 0 Hours 45 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/17/1958 
Venue:  Live  Chelsea Palaca, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1958 
Venue:  Live  Chelsea Palaca, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1958 
Venue:  Live  Chelsea Palaca, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/03/1959 
Venue:  Live  Wood Green Empire, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
Mefistofele: L'altra notte in fondo al mare by Arrigo Boito
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/03/1959 
Venue:  Live  Wood Green Empire, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
Macbeth: Una macchia è qui tuttora "Sleepwalking Scene" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1959 
Venue:  Live  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
Il pirata: Oh! s'io potessi dissipar le nubi by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1959 
Venue:  Live  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Date of Recording: 06/17/1958 
Venue:  Live  Chelsea Palaca, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

Sound Samples

Tosca (2002 Digital Remaster), ACT 2: Vissi d'arte
Il Barbiere di Siviglia (2002 Digital Remaster), ACT 1: Una voce poco fa
Norma (2002 Digital Remaster), Act I: Casta Diva!
Madama Butterfly (2002 Digital Remaster), ACT TWO: Un bel di vedremo
La Bohème (2002 Digital Remaster), ACT 1: Sì. Mi chiamano Mimì
Mefistofele (2002 Digital Remaster), Act 3: L'altra notte in fondo al mare
Macbeth (2002 Digital Remaster): Una macchia è qui tutt' ora (Act 4)
Il Pirata (2002 Digital Remaster), ACT 2, Scene 3: Oh! s'io potessi dissipar le nubi

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