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Prima Voce - Vladimir Kastorsky


Release Date: 11/02/2004 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7917   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo MeyerbeerLéo DelibesCharles GounodPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes song(s) by Anton Rubinstein, Jules Massenet, Johannes Brahms, Johann Wilhelm Hertel, Robert Schumann, Alexander Dargomïzhsky, Alexander Borodin, Anonymous. Soloist: Vladimir Kastorsky. Includes song(s) by Anton Rubinstein, Jules Massenet, Johannes Brahms, Johann Wilhelm Hertel, Robert Schumann, Alexander Dargomïzhsky, Alexander Borodin, Anonymous. Soloist: Vladimir Kastorsky. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Les Huguenots: Benediction des Poignards by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: French 
2.
Les Huguenots: Piff paff! Pour les couvants c'est fini by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection is followed by "Piff paff! Pour les couvants c'est fini." 
3.
Les Huguenots: Qu'en ce riche by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: French 
4.
Lakmé: Lakmé, ton doux regard se voile by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: French 
5.
Faust: Vous qui faites l'endormie "Serenade" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 1906 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: French 
6.
Queen of Spades, Op. 68: Darling maidens "Tomsky's Aria" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1906 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
7.
Russlan and Ludmilla: From the dark shroud of eternity by Mikhail Glinka
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1842; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
8.
Prince Igor: No sleep, no rest "Igor's Aria" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
9.
Mazeppa: Three treasures by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1883; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
10.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: In diesen heil'gen Hallen by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: German 
11.
The Wolves by Anton Rubinstein
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1906 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
12.
When we cross the river by Traditional
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Date of Recording: 1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
13.
The Voyevode by Anton Rubinstein
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
14.
Elégie by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1869; France 
Date of Recording: 1909 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
15.
Songs (6), Op. 7: no 1, Treue Liebe by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1909 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
16.
Greeting by Johann Wilhelm Hertel
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1908 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: German 
17.
Romances and Ballades ii, Op. 49: no 1, Die beiden Grenadiere by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1909 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: German 
18.
O gentle autumn night by Mikhail Glinka
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
19.
A farewell to St Petersburg: no 6, Traveling song by Mikhail Glinka
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
20.
Song of the dark forest by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
21.
The old corporal by Alexander Dargomizhsky
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1868; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
22.
For the shores of thy far native land by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
23.
Boris Godunov: Yet one more tale "Pimen's Monologue" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Vladimir Kastorsky (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: Russian 

Sound Samples

Les Huguenots: Benediction
Les Huguenots: Piff, Paff
Les Huguenots: Qu'en ce riche
Lakmé
Faust: Vous qui faites l'endormie
The Queen on Spades: Tomsky's aria
Ruslan and Lyudmila: From the dark shroud of eternity
Prince Igor: No sleep, no rest
Mazeppa: The three treasures
Die Zauberflöte
The Wolves
When we cross the river
Before the Voyevoda
Elégie
True liebe
Greeting
Die beiden Grenadiere
Autumn
Travelling song
Song of a dark wood
The old corporal
For the shores of your Fatherland
Boris Godunov: Pimen's Monologue

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