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The Record Of Singing Vol 4


Release Date: 02/27/1999 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 69741   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Modest MussorgskyJacques OffenbachPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov,   ... 
Performer:  Mascia PreditGerald MooreZara DolukhanovaClaudia Novikova,   ... 
Conductor:  Alexey KovalovAlexander OrlovV. SmirnovJozka Charvát,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  All-Union Radio OrchestraBolshoi Theatre OrchestraPrague Opera Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 7 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Night by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Mascia Predit (Soprano), Gerald Moore (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864/1868; Russia 
Date of Recording: 11/28/1949 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
2.
Khovanshchina: Mysterious forces "Marfa's prophecy" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Zara Dolukhanova (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Alexey Kovalov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  All-Union Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: ?1951/52 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
Notes: Orchestrated: Rimsky-Korsakov 
3.
La Périchole: Ah! quel dîner by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Claudia Novikova (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1874; Paris, France 
Venue:  USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
4.
Songs (6), Op. 6: no 5, Why? by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Nadezhda Obukhova (Mezzo Soprano), M. Sakharov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1949 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
5.
Sorochintsy fair: My heart, why weepest thou? by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Georgi Vinogradov (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alexander Orlov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1880; Russia 
Date of Recording: C1948 
Venue:  USSR 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
6.
Snow Maiden: Mighty nature, full of wonders by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Ivan Zhadan (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alexander Orlov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880/1895; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1937 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
7.
Askold's Tomb: Drinking Song by Alexey N. Verstovsky
Performer:  Georgi Nelepp (Tenor)
Conductor:  V. Smirnov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  All-Union Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
8.
Dalibor, B 133/T 96: Ah, whose is the spell by Bedrich Smetana
Performer:  Benno Blachut (Tenor)
Conductor:  Jozka Charvát
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865/1870; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1947 
Venue:  Prague, Czechoslovakia 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Czech 
9.
Dubrovsky, Op 58: O give me oblivion! by Eduard Nápravník
Performer:  Ivan Kozlovsky (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alexander Orlov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; Moravia, Czech Repub 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Venue:  October Hall, House of Unions, Moscow 
Length: 6 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
10.
Sadko: no 5, Song of the Venetian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Pavel Lisitsian (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nikolai S. Golovanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Date of Recording: C1953 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
11.
Mazeppa: Three treasures by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Andrei Ivanov (Baritone)
Conductor:  Vladimir Piradov
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1883; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1947 
Venue:  USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
12.
Nabucco: Sperate, o figli...D'Egitto la sui lidi...Come notte by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Boris Christoff (Bass)
Conductor:  Vittorio Gui
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/11/1955 
Venue:  Opera House, Rome, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Sleeping Princess by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Boris Christoff (Bass), Gerald Moore (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/17/1950 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
14.
Songs (7), Op. 47: no 5, I bless you, forests "Pilgrim's Song" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Mark Reizen (Bass), Albert Coates (Piano)
Date of Recording: 12/04/1929 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
15.
Persian Songs (12), Op. 34: no 3, When I look upon thy feet by Anton Rubinstein
Performer:  Boris Gmyrya (Bass), Lev Ostrin (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1949 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
16.
Songs (7), Op. 6: no 5, Sadly rustle the leaves by Zoltán Kodály
Performer:  Endre Koréh (Bass), Hermann von Nordberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1916; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1949 
Venue:  Brahmssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: Hungarian 
17.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Ferruccio Tagliavini (Tenor)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1947 
Venue:  New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18.
Il trovatore: Ai nostri monti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Cloe Elmo (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Umberto Berrettoni
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/23/1940 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19.
Mignon: Adieu, Mignon! Courage! by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor)
Conductor:  Emidio Tieri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; France 
Date of Recording: 05/02/1947 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20.
Dicitencello vuie by Rodolfo Falvo
Performer:  Luigi Infantino (Tenor)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/14/1948 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
21.
Mefistofele: Dai campi, dai prati by Arrigo Boito
Performer:  Giovanni Malipiero (Tenor)
Conductor:  Umberto Berrettoni
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/1940 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
22.
Werther: Pourquoi me réveiller? by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Giacinto Prandelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Argeo Quadri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Date of Recording: 06/23/1949 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
23.
Otello: Esultate! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mario Del Monaco (Tenor)
Conductor:  Argeo Quadri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/16/1951 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
24.
La Favorita: A tanto amor, Leonora by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Paolo Silveri (Baritone)
Conductor:  Walter Goehr
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/06/1948 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
25.
Andrea Chénier: Nemico della patria by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Tito Gobbi (Baritone)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/1955 
Venue:  Opera House, Rome, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
26.
Canzoni napoletane (3): no 1, 'A vucchella by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Giuseppe Valdengo (Baritone)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kingsway Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/22/1949 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
27.
Tosca: Tre sbirri, una carrozza...Te Deum by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giampiero Malaspina (Baritone)
Conductor:  Michael Mudie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/01/1948 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
28.
Don Carlos: Io morrň, ma lieto in core by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Gino Bechi (Baritone)
Conductor:  Argeo Quadri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1884; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/07/1949 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins "O Carlo, ascolta..." 
29.
La sonnambula: Vi ravviso, o luoghi ameni by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Raphäel Arié (Bass)
Conductor:  Josef Krips
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/04/1949 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
30.
Boris Godunov: I have attained the highest power "Boris' Monologue" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Tancredi Pasero (Bass)
Conductor:  Dick Marzollo
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 07/13/1944 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
31.
Werther: Werther! Qui m'aurait dit...Des cris joyeux "Letter scene" by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Giulietta Simionato (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Argeo Quadri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Date of Recording: 04/20/1951 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
32.
Il trovatore: Condotta ell' era in ceppi by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Fedora Barbieri (Mezzo Soprano), Mariano Caruso (Tenor)
Conductor:  Argeo Quadri
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1949 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
33.
La Favorita: O mio Fernando by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Ebe Stignani (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Vincenzo Bellezza
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Academy Orchestra Stabile
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1946 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with the recitative "Fia dunque vero," and ends with the cabaletta "Su dunque..." 
34.
Les pęcheurs de perles: Comme autrefois by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Alda Noni (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/25/1951 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
35.
Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Elena Arizmendi (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
36.
I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Oh, quante volte by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Margherita Carosio (Soprano)
Conductor:  Anatole Fistoulari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/20/1951 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
37.
Su venite e consiglio by Alessandro Scarlatti
Performer:  Magda László (Soprano), Luigi Cortese (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Venue:  Paris? 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
38.
Nebbie by Ottorino Respighi
Performer:  Giorgio Favaretto (Piano), Alba Anzellotti (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1941 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
39.
Il fervido desiderio by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Gerald Moore (Piano), Gabriella Gatti (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1949 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
40.
Manon Lescaut: In quelle trine morbide by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1949 
Venue:  Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
41.
La Bohčme: Donde lieta uscě by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sara Scuderi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/02/1948 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
42.
Don Carlos: Tu, che la vanitá conoscesti del mondo by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Margherita Grandi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alberto Erede
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1884; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/07/1948 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 3, London 
Length: 9 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
43.
Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor:  Frieder Weissmann
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/14/1946 
Venue:  Lotus Club, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
44.
Armida: D'amore al dolce impero by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1954 
Venue:  Live  San Remo, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
45.
A Life for the Tsar: They sense the truth "Susanin's Aria" by Mikhail Glinka
Performer:  Nicola Rossi-Lemeni (Bass)
Conductor:  Tomaso Benintende-Neglia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1834-1836; Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/04/1952 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Russian 

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