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Heritage Bidu Sayao - Bachiana Brasileira No 5, Etc


Release Date: 10/01/1996 
Label:  Sony Classical Masterworks Catalog #: 62355   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Heitor Villa-LobosCharles GounodJules MassenetReynaldo Hahn,   ... 
Performer:  Leonard RoseBidu SayaoMilne Charnley
Conductor:  Heitor Villa-LobosErich LeinsdorfFausto ClevaPietro Cimara,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cello OctetColumbia Symphony OrchestraMetropolitan Opera Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Bachianas brasileiras no 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos: Aria "Cantilena" by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Leonard Rose (Cello), Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Heitor Villa-Lobos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cello Octet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1945; Brazil 
Date of Recording: 01/26/1945 
Venue:  Liederkranz Hall, New York City 
Length: 7 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
2. Roméo et Juliette: Je veux vivre dans le rêve "Waltz Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; France 
Date of Recording: 08/18/1941 
Venue:  Liederkranz Hall, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: French 
3. Faust: Ah! je ris de me voir si belle "Jewel Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 06/07/1945 
Venue:  Metropolitan Opera House, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: French 
4. Manon: Je suis encour tout étourdie by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 06/07/1945 
Venue:  Metropolitan Opera House, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: French 
5. Manon: Voyons, Manon by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Pietro Cimara
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 06/17/1947 
Venue:  Metropolitan Opera House, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins "Restons ici..." 
6. Manon: Adieu, notre petite table by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 06/07/1945 
Venue:  Metropolitan Opera House, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: French 
7. Manon: Obéissons quand leur voix appelle "Gavotte" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 08/18/1941 
Venue:  Liederkranz Hall, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: French 
8. Mélodies (20), Volume 1: Si mes vers avaient des ailes by Reynaldo Hahn
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Paul Breisach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Concert Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Date of Recording: 05/12/1950 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: French 
9. Chanson triste by Henri Duparc
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Paul Breisach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Concert Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 05/12/1950 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: French 
10. L'enfant prodigue: L'année en vain by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor:  Paul Breisach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Concert Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1884/1908; France 
Date of Recording: 05/12/1950 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studios, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: French 
11. Proses lyriques: no 3, De fleurs by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano), Milne Charnley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1893; France 
Date of Recording: 06/20/1947 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: French 
12. Mélodies (5), Op. 5: no 5, Si tu le veux by Charles Koechlin
Performer:  Milne Charnley (Piano), Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1894; France 
Date of Recording: 06/23/1947 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: French 
13. Le Nelumbo by Ernest Moret
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano), Milne Charnley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 06/20/1947 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
14. Nigue-nigue-ninhas by Ernani Braga
Performer:  Milne Charnley (Piano), Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1947 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
15. Capim di Pranta by Ernani Braga
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano), Milne Charnley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1947 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
16. O' Kinimba by Ernani Braga
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano), Milne Charnley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1947 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
17. Sâo Joâo-dâ-ra-râo by Ernani Braga
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano), Milne Charnley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1947 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
18. Egenho Novo by Ernani Braga
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano), Milne Charnley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1947 
Length: 1 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
19. A casinha pequenina by Traditional
Performer:  Milne Charnley (Piano), Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Written: Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1947 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
Notes: Arranged: Ernani Braga 
20. Meu boi barroso by Ernani Braga
Performer:  Milne Charnley (Piano), Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1947 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
21. Ogund varêrê by Ernani Braga
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano), Milne Charnley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1947 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
22. L'enfant et les sortilèges: Final Scene by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Bidu Sayao (Soprano), Milne Charnley (Piano)
Period: French Impressionist 
Written: 1920-1925 
Length: 1 Minutes 26 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Aria - Cantilena from Bachiana brasileira No. 5
Je veux vivre from Roméo et Juliette (Act I)
Roi de Thule from Faust (Act III)
Jewel Song from Faust (Act III)
Je suis encore from Manon (Act I)
Restons ici... Voyons, Manon from Manon (Act I)
Adieu, notre petite table from Manon (Act II) (Voice)
Obéissons from Manon (Act III)
Si mes vers avaient des ailes
Chanson triste
L'année en vain chasse from L'enfant prodigue
De fleurs
Toi, le cur de la rose from L'enfant et les sortiléges
Si tu le veux!
Le Nelumbo
Nigue-nigue-ninhas
Capim di Pranta
Ó kinimbá
São-João da ra-rão
Engenho novo
A casinha pequenina
Meu boi barroso
Ogundé uareré

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