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Great Puccini Love Scenes And Other Opera Favorites / Domingo, Te Kanawa, Et Al

Domingo / Te Kanawa
Release Date: 09/28/2004 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 2014  
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniGiuseppe VerdiJohann Strauss Jr.Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Piero CappuccilliSylvia SassNicola MartinucciCarol Neblett,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This spectacular compilation presents the very best of Placido Domingo, Kiri Te Kanawa, and others in the operatic roles by Puccini, Verdi, Strauss and Offenbach, that those world-renowned stars have made their own. The superb performances were filmed at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, the Arena di Verona and La Scala, Milan. This spectacular compilation presents the very best of Placido Domingo, Kiri Te Kanawa, and others in the operatic roles by Puccini, Verdi, Strauss and Offenbach, that those world-renowned stars have made their own. The superb performances were filmed at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, the Arena di Verona and La Scala, Milan. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Il Tabarro: O Luigi! Luigi!...Folle di gelosia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Piero Cappuccilli (Baritone), Sylvia Sass (Soprano), Nicola Martinucci (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
2. La Fanciulla del West: Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Carol Neblett (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
3. Manon Lescaut: Vedete? io son fedele by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Thomas Allen (Baritone), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
4. Manon Lescaut: In quelle trine morbide by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Thomas Allen (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
5. Manon Lescaut: Ah! Manon mi tradisce by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Thomas Allen (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
6. La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Thomas Allen (Baritone), Ileana Cotrubas (Soprano), Neil Shicoff (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
7. La Bohème: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Neil Shicoff (Tenor), Ileana Cotrubas (Soprano), Thomas Allen (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
8. Madama Butterfly: Vogliatemi bene...O quanti occhi fisi by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nazzareno Antinori (Tenor), Raina Kabaivanska (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
9. Tosca: Amaro sol per te m'era il morire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giacomo Aragall (Tenor), Eva Martón (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
10. Ernani: Mercè, diletti amici...Come rugiada al cospite by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
11. Otello: Piangea cantando...Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
12. Die Fledermaus: Klänge der Heimat "Czardas" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Hermann Prey (Baritone), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
13. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Il était une fois "Kleinzach Legend" by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
14. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Amis, l'amour by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 

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