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Maria Callas And The Great Verdi Voices


Release Date: 06/05/2001 
Label:  Fono Enterprise   Catalog #: 1001   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi BjörlingRenata TebaldiTitta RuffoBeniamino Gigli,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1936 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2. Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1949 
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3. Un ballo in maschera: Eri tu che m'acchiave quell' anima by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Titta Ruffo (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1915 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4. Un ballo in maschera: Ma se m' è forza perderti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1943 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5. Don Carlos: Ella giammai m'amò...Dormirò sol sul manto mio regal by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Tancredi Pasero (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1884; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1936 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6. Ernani: Infelice! e tu credevi by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Feodor Chaliapin (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1912 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7. La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Rosa Ponselle (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8. Macbeth: Ah, la paterna mano by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1916 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10. Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Nellie Melba (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11. Otello: Niun mi tema (Death of Otello) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Francesco Tamagno (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12. Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Tito Schipa (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1916 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13. Rigoletto: Parmi veder le lagrime...Possente amor mi chiama by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Ferruccio Tagliavini (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: 1851 
Date of Recording: 1940 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14. Rigoletto: Povero Rigoletto...Cortigiani, vil razza dannata! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1928 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. Rigoletto: Tutte le feste al tempio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Lily Pons (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1931 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1948 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17. Simon Boccanegra: Il lacerato spirito by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Ezio Pinza (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1923 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18. La traviata: Sempre libera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luisa Tetrazzini (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19. La traviata: Addio del passato by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Claudia Muzio (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1935 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20. Il trovatore: Di quella pira by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Aureliano Pertile (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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