WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Prima Voce - Caruso - The Early Recordings


Release Date: 09/04/2001 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7900   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Georges BizetGiuseppe VerdiGiacomo PucciniPietro Mascagni,   ... 
Performer:  Salvatore CottoneEnrico CarusoRuggero Leoncavallo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 32 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Les pêcheurs de perles: Je crois entendre encore by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Salvatore Cottone (Piano), Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1904 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/30/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
3.
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/01/1904 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
4.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/03/1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
5.
Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/01/1904 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
6.
Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/11/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
7.
Cavalleria Rusticana: O Lola, ch'ai di latti la cammisa by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/30/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
8.
La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Written: 1876 
Date of Recording: 11/30/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
9.
Les Huguenots: Plus blanche que la blanche hermine by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/27/2005 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ah, quel spectacle enchanteur..."
This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
10.
Mefistofele: Dai campi, dai prati by Arrigo Boito
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/30/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
11.
Mefistofele: Giunto sul passo estremo by Arrigo Boito
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/11/2002 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
12.
Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/30/2002 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
13.
Manon: Instant charmant...En fermant les yeux "Dream of des Grieux" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 04/11/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
14.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/11/2002 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
15.
Iris: Apri la tua finestra! by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/11/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment.
Composition written: Italy (1898).
Composition revised: Italy (1899). 
16.
Germania: Studenti! Udite! by Alberto Franchetti
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/11/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
17.
Germania: No, non chiuder gli occhi by Alberto Franchetti
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/14/1910 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
18.
Non t'amo più by Luigi Denza
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Naples, Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/30/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 
19.
Mattinata by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor), Ruggero Leoncavallo (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1904 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20.
I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/30/2002 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection has a piano accompaniment. 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN - TRY IT FREE!
Listen to all your favorite classical music for only $20/month.
Sign up for your monthly subscription service and get unlimited access to the most comprehensive digital catalog of classical music in the world - new releases. bestsellers, advanced releases and more.
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In