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Prima Voce - Bjorling


Release Date: 12/02/1992 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7835   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiGiacomo PucciniAlexander BorodinPietro Mascagni,   ... 
Performer:  Jussi Björling
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraRoyal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1930 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
2. Il trovatore: Di quella pira by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/1934 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
3. Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1933 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
4. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1933 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
5. Prince Igor: Daylight is fading "Vladimir's Aria" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/1933 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
6. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1933 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
7. Cavalleria Rusticana: O Lola, ch'ai di latti la cammisa by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/1934 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
8. Fanal, Op. 35: I männer över lag och rätt by Kurt Atterberg
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1932; Sweden 
Date of Recording: 03/1935 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
9. La Fanciulla del West: Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/1935 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
10. Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Date of Recording: 10/1936 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
11. L'illustre Fregona: Melancolique tombe le soir by Raoul Laparra
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 03/1933 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
12. Ack Värmeland, du sköna by Traditional
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: Sweden 
Date of Recording: 10/1936 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
13. Allt under himmelens fäste by Traditional
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: Sweden 
Date of Recording: 10/1936 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
14. Il trovatore: Ah si, ben mio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1939 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1936 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection begins "Se quel guerrier io fossi..." 
16. L'Africaine: O paradis sorti de l'onde by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1937 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
17. La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Written: 1876 
Date of Recording: 09/1937 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
18. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1936 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19. Manon: Instant charmant...En fermant les yeux "Dream of des Grieux" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 08/1938 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
20. Requiem Mass: Ingemisco by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1938 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
21. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1933 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
22. Stabat mater: Cujus animam by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832/1842; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1938 
Venue:  Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Latin 

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