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Puccini: La Boheme Highlights / Levine, Scotto, Kraus, Et Al


Release Date: 01/13/2004 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 74985   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill MilnesAlfredo KrausPaul PlishkaRenata Scotto,   ... 
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic OrchestraAmbrosian Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. La Bohème: Questo Mar Rosso...Nei cieli bigi (Opening Scene) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. La Bohème: Ho diacciate le dita by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Paul Plishka (Bass), Renata Scotto (Soprano),
Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. La Bohème: Non sono in vena! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues with "...Chi è la? - Scusi!" 
4. La Bohème: Ah sventata, sventata by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7. La Bohème: Ehi! Rodolfo! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone),
Paul Plishka (Bass), Matteo Manuguerra (Baritone)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 0 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8. La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Carol Neblett (Soprano), Renata Scotto (Soprano), Renato Capecchi (Bass),
Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. La Bohème: Caro!...Presto, sommate quello con questo! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Matteo Manuguerra (Baritone), Paul Plishka (Bass), Sherrill Milnes (Bass),
Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Carol Neblett (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10. La Bohème: Mimì è una civetta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Renata Scotto (Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is preceded by "Marcello, finalmente!" 
11. La Bohème: Mimì è tanto malata by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano), Sherrill Milnes (Tenor), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. La Bohème: Addio, dolce svegliare (Quartet) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Carol Neblett (Soprano), Renata Scotto (Soprano),
Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection is preceded by "Addio! - Che! Vai?" 
13. La Bohème: Sempre tua per la vita! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14. La Bohème: O Mimì, tu più non torni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. La Bohème: Vecchia zimarra by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Matteo Manuguerra (Baritone), Paul Plishka (Bass)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16. La Bohème: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17. La Bohème: Che avvien? by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Carol Neblett (Mezzo Soprano), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Paul Plishka (Bass),
Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Renata Scotto (Soprano), Matteo Manuguerra (Baritone)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues with "Come va?" 
18. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1979 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

Sound Samples

Questo Mar Rosso mi ammollisce (Marcello/Rodolfo) from La Bohème (1998 Digital Remaster)
Ho ghiacciate le dita (Marcello/Rodolfo/Colline) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Non sono in vena. Chi è là! (Rodolfo/Mimi) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Oh, sventata, sventata! (Mimì/Rodolfo) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Che gelida manina (Rodolfo) from La Bohème (1998 Digital Remaster)
Sì. Mi chiamano Mimì (Mimì/Rodolfo) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Ehi! Rodolfo! (Schaunard/Colline/Marcello/Rodolfo) (1998 Digital Remaster)
O soave fanciulla (Rodolfo/Marcello/Mimì) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Quando me'n vo (Musetta/Marcello/Alcindoro/Mimì/Rodolfo/Schaunard/Colline) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Caro! (Colline/Rodolfo/Schaunard/Children/Townspeople/Musetta) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Presto, sommate quello (Musetta/Mothers/Children/Rodolfo/Marcello/Schaunard/Colline/Mimì/Townspeople) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Mimi è una civetta (Rodolfo/Marcello) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Marcello...Finalmente (Rodolfo/Marcello/Mimì) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Mimì è tanto malata! (Rodolfo/Marcello/Mimì) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Che! Mimì! Tu qui? (Rodolfo/Marcello/Mimì) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Addio. Che! Vai? (Mimì/Rodolfo) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Addio dolce svegliare (Mimì/Rodolfo/Marcello/Musetta) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Pittore da bottega! Vipera! Rospo! (Musetta/Marcello/Mimì/Rodolfo) (1998 Digital Remaster)
O Mimì, tu più non torni (Rodolfo/Marcello) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Vecchia zimarra (Colline/Schaunard) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Sono andati? (Schaunard/Mimì/Rodolfo/Musetta/Marcello) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Che avvien (Schaunard/Mimì/Rodolfo/Musetta/Marcello) (1998 Digital Remaster)
Come va? (Colline/Rodolfo/Marcello) (1998 Digital Remaster)

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