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Leontyne Price - Verdi & Puccini Arias


Release Date: 09/14/2004 
Label:  Rca Victor Living Stereo Catalog #: 61395   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiGiacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne PriceLaura Londi
Conductor:  Oliviero de FabritiisArturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 46 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/27/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
2. Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/27/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Qui Radamès verrà!..." 
3. Il trovatore: Che più t'arresti? by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), Laura Londi (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
4. Il trovatore: Tacea la notte placida...Di tale amor by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Laura Londi (Soprano), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
5. Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1959 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Timor di me?..." 
6. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/29/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
7. Madama Butterfly: Tu, tu, piccolo iddio [Death of Butterfly] by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/29/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
8. La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/28/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
9. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/28/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
10. Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/28/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
11. Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 
12. Il trovatore: Tacea la notte placida...Di tale amor by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Laura Londi (Soprano), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1960 
Venue:  Rome Opera House 
Language: Italian 

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 Memories June 5, 2012 By Thomas V S. (Naples, FL) See All My Reviews "One of my favorite albums from the days of vinyl has here been made into a CD with some of Price's best work cleaned up sonically. A sheer delight." Report Abuse
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