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An Enchanted Evening With Jose Carreras


Release Date: 02/09/1993 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 53296   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard RodgersEduardo ToldráGaetano DonizettiUmberto Giordano,   ... 
Performer:  José CarrerasPaolo GavanelliTamas BátorGiorgio Zancanaro,   ... 
Conductor:  Jonathan TunickJoan CasasOleg CaetaniGiuseppe Patané,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraBarcelona Teatro Liceu OrchestraVienna Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
South Pacific: Some enchanted evening by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Robert Russell Bennett
Additional orchestration by Jonathan Tunick. 
2.
South Pacific: This nearly was mine by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Festeig by Eduardo Toldrá
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Spain 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
4.
Cançó de grumet by Eduardo Toldrá
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Spain 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
5.
A l'ombra del lledoner by Eduardo Toldrá
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Spain 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
6.
Poliuto: D'un'alma troppo fervida by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Paolo Gavanelli (Bass)
Conductor:  Oleg Caetani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with the recitative "Tu sei commosso!" 
7.
Andrea Chénier: Un dě all' azzuro spazio "Improvviso" by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Andrea Chénier: Si, fui soldato by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Tamas Bátor (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Scrisse contro la rivoluzione..." 
9.
Andrea Chénier: Come un bel dě di maggio by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Giorgio Zancanaro (Baritone), Eva Martón (Soprano),
Kázmér Sárkány (Bass)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
Andrea Chénier: Vicino a te by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Eva Martón (Soprano)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11.
Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ma dunque, č amore?" 
12.
Fedora: Mia madre, la mia vecchia madre by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Eva Martón (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Di giŕ - Muta č mia madre..." 
13.
Fedora: Jariskin reco all'Imperatore by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Eva Martón (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Tosca: Io de sospiri by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Benedek Héja (Boy Soprano)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  József Gregor (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Mario Cavaradossi?" 
16.
Tosca: Ah! Franchigia a Floria Tosca by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Eva Martón (Soprano)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17.
Tosca: O dolci mani by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Eva Martón (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18.
Tosca: Amaro sol per te m'era il morire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Eva Martón (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Senti...l'ora č vicina..." 
19.
Tosca: Trionfal di nova speme by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Eva Martón (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "E non giungono..." 
20.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna State Opera Orchestra,  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1983 
Venue:  Live  Vienna State Opera House 
Length: 6 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Cos commanda Turandot..." 

Sound Samples

Some Enchanted Evening
This Nearly Was Mine
Festeig (Vocal)
Cancó de Grumet (Vocal)
A l'ombra del lledoner (Vocal)
Tu sei commosso! (Vocal)
D'un'alma troppo fervida tempra (Vocal)
...senza musa - Colpito qui m'avete ov'io... (Act I) (Vocal)
Un dě all'azzurro spazio (Act I) (Vocal)
Scrisse contro la rivoluzione... - Sě, fui soldato (Act III) (Vocal)
Come un bel dě di maggio (Act IV) (Vocal)
Vicino a te s'acquieta (Act IV) (Vocal)
Ma dunque, č amore? - Amor ti vieta (Act II) (Vocal)
Di giŕ? - Muta č mia madre (Act III) (Vocal)
Jariskin recň all'Imperatore (Act III) (Vocal)
Io de' sospiri, (Vocal)
Mario Cavaradossi? (Vocal)
E lucevan le stelle (Vocal)
Ah! Franchigia a Floria Tosca (Vocal)
O dolci mani mansuete e pure (Vocal)
Senti...l'ora č vicina... - Amaro sol per te m'era il morire (Vocal)
E non giungono...Bada! (Vocal)
Cosi comanda Turandot: Questa notte nessun dorma (Vocal)
Nessun dorma!... (Vocal)

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