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Mussorgsky, Wagner: Opera Highlights / Stokowski


Release Date: 08/05/2003 
Label:  Cala Records   Catalog #: 535   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Modest MussorgskyRichard Wagner
Performer:  Nicola Rossi-LemeniLawrence MasonRaymond Cauwet
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony OrchestraSan Francisco Opera ChorusSan Francisco Boys Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by Modest Mussorgsky. Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leopold Stokowski. Soloist: Nicola Rossi-Lemeni. Includes work(s) by Modest Mussorgsky. Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leopold Stokowski. Soloist: Nicola Rossi-Lemeni. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Boris Godunov: To whom are you abandoning us by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
2.
Boris Godunov: Glory to Thee on Earth by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
3.
Boris Godunov: Prologue - Long life to our Czar Boris Feodorovich by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Nicola Rossi-Lemeni (Bass)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 8 Minutes 57 Secs. 
4.
Boris Godunov: God of strength and justice by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
5.
Boris Godunov: In the town of Kazan "Varlaam's Song" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Nicola Rossi-Lemeni (Bass)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: This selection begins with an orchestral introduction. 
6.
Boris Godunov: I have attained the highest power "Boris' Monologue" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Nicola Rossi-Lemeni (Bass)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 5 Minutes 37 Secs. 
7.
Boris Godunov: Ugh, it's oppressive "Clock Scene" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Nicola Rossi-Lemeni (Bass)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
8.
Boris Godunov: Trrr, trrr, trrr, trrr! Tin hat... by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Lawrence Mason (Tenor), Nicola Rossi-Lemeni (Bass)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Boys Chorus,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 6 Minutes 35 Secs. 
9.
Boris Godunov: Farewell, my son, I am dying "Death of Boris" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Raymond Cauwet (Boy Soprano), Nicola Rossi-Lemeni (Bass)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Length: 10 Minutes 27 Secs. 
10.
Parsifal: Good Friday Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leopold Stokowski Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1952 
Length: 11 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Leopold Stokowski 
11.
Parsifal: Act 3 Symphonic synthesis by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leopold Stokowski Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1952 
Length: 16 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Leopold Stokowski 
12.
Boris Godunov: I don't believe in your passion by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1952 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 

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