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Prima Voce - Beniamino Gigli Vol 2 1925-1940


Release Date: 12/02/1992 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7817   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Gaetano DonizettiGiacomo PucciniGiuseppe VerdiAmbroise Thomas,   ... 
Performer:  Beniamino GigliGiuseppe de Luca
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Quanto è bella! Quanto è cara! by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1925 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/1933 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1926 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1931 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/1934 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
La forza del destino: Solenne in quest' ora by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/1927 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
La traviata: De' miei bollenti spiriti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/1934 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
Mignon: Elle ne croyait pas by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; France 
Date of Recording: 11/1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
Les pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 11/1927 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11.
Les pêcheurs de perles: Je crois entendre encore by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1929 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12.
La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Written: 1876 
Date of Recording: 12/1929 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Manon: Instant charmant...En fermant les yeux "Dream of des Grieux" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; France 
Date of Recording: 06/1931 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Faust: Salut! demeure chaste et pure by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1931 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1932 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16.
Paride ed Elena: O del mio dolce ardor by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1770; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1935 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17.
L'Arlesiana: E la solita storia...Anch'io vorrei "Lamento" by Francesco Cilèa
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897/1937; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1936 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18.
Le nuove musiche: Amarilli mia bella by Giulio Caccini
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1602; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1939 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19.
Lucia di Lammermoor: Fra poco a me ricovero by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/1927 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 

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