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Bellissimo French Opera

Salieri / Caballe / Rancatore
Release Date: 04/24/2012 
Label:  Dynamic   Catalog #: 719   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio SalieriGiacomo MeyerbeerCharles GounodJules Massenet,   ... 
Performer:  Montserrat CaballéDésirée RancatoreJeon-Won LeeWarren Mok,   ... 
Conductor:  Gianluigi GelmettiRenato PalumboManlio BenziMarco Guidarini,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra RomeItalian International OrchestraCagliari Theater Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

After the first two ”Bellissimo” recordings dedicated to Handel and Vivaldi and Italian opera arias, the new CD features some of the most beautiful French opera arias. After the first two ”Bellissimo” recordings dedicated to Handel and Vivaldi and Italian opera arias, the new CD features some of the most beautiful French opera arias. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Les Danaides: Par les larmes dont votre fille by Antonio Salieri
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gianluigi Gelmetti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
2.
Les Huguenots: O beau pays de la Touraine by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Désirée Rancatore (Soprano)
Conductor:  Renato Palumbo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian International Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
3.
La reine de Saba: Faiblesse de la race humaine by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Jeon-Won Lee (Tenor)
Conductor:  Manlio Benzi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian International Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
4.
Roma: Soir admirable by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Warren Mok (Tenor)
Conductor:  Marco Guidarini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian International Orchestra
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: France 
5.
Chérubin: Nina!/Chérubin! by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Carmela Remigio (Soprano), Michelle Breedt (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Emmanuel Villaume
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cagliari Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
6.
Polyeucte: Maître supreme by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Giorgio Casciarri (Tenor)
Conductor:  Manlio Benzi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian International Orchestra,  Bratislava Chamber Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
7.
Le roi de Lahore: J’ai fui la chambre nuptiale by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Ana María Sánchez (Soprano)
Conductor:  Marcello Viotti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
8.
Les pêcheurs de perles: Je crois entendre encore by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Yasu Nakajima (Tenor), Annick Massis (Soprano)
Conductor:  Marcello Viotti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra,  Venice Teatro la Fenice Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
9.
Les pêcheurs de perles: O dieu Brahma by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Yasu Nakajima (Tenor), Annick Massis (Soprano)
Conductor:  Marcello Viotti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra,  Venice Teatro la Fenice Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
10.
Le Roi d'Ys: Je reviendrai bientôt, mon père by Edouard Lalo
Performer:  Guylaine Girard (Soprano), Giuseppina Piunti (Soprano), Sébastien Guèze (Tenor),
Eric Martin-Bonnet (Bass)
Conductor:  Patrick Davin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Wallonie Royal Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
11.
Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Marcello Viotti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
12.
Werther: Pourquoi me réveiller? by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Luca Grassi (Baritone)
Conductor:  Jean-Luc Tingaud
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian International Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Language: Italian 

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