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Rossini: Petite Messe Solenelle; Wagner, Strauss/Barbirolli


Release Date: 03/30/2004 
Label:  Guild   Catalog #: 2254/55   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiCharles GounodCamille Saint-SaënsRichard Strauss,   ... 
Performer:  Lawrence TibbettKathryn MeisleRose PaulyRichard Bonelli,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony OrchestraNew York PhilharmonicSt. Paul's Cathedral Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 26 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection also includes live broadcast commentaries introducing the Wagner and Strauss selections and discussing them respectively at the end. This selection also includes live broadcast commentaries introducing the Wagner and Strauss selections and discussing them respectively at the end. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Un ballo in maschera: Eri tu che m'acchiave quell' anima by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Lawrence Tibbett (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/29/1940 
Venue:  Live  Ford Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan 
Language: Italian 
2.
Ring out, wild bells by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Lawrence Tibbett (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1880; France 
Date of Recording: 12/29/1940 
Venue:  Live  Ford Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan 
Language: English 
3.
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Kathryn Meisle (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Date of Recording: 1938 
Venue:  Ford Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan 
Language: French 
4.
Gesänge (4), Op. 33: no 1, Verführung by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Rose Pauly (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1938 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Language: German 
5.
Parsifal: Grail Scene by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Richard Bonelli (Baritone), Norman Cordon (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir,  Schola Cantorum New York,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1938 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Language: German 
6.
Salome, Op. 54: Final Scene by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Rose Pauly (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1938 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Language: German 
7.
Gesänge (4), Op. 33: no 2, Gesang der Apollopriesterin by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Rose Pauly (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1896 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1938 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Language: German 
8.
Petite Messe solennelle by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Bruna Castagna (Mezzo Soprano), Ria Ginster (Soprano), Charles Kullman (Tenor),
Leonard Warren (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/09/1939 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Language: Latin 

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