Holiday Shop


WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Puccini's Greatest Hits


Release Date: 02/06/2001 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 63755   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne PriceMontserrat CaballéPlacido DomingoRichard Tucker,   ... 
Conductor:  Edward DownesSir Georg SoltiErich LeinsdorfNello Santi,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraLondon Philharmonic OrchestraRome Opera House Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: n/a 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edward Downes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
2.
La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edward Downes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
La Bohème: O Mimì, tu più non torni by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
6.
La Bohème: Vecchia zimarra by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giorgio Tozzi (Bass)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
7.
La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edward Downes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
La Fanciulla del West: Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nello Santi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
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 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
11.
La Rondine: Ore dolci e divine by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Anna Moffo (Soprano), Franca Mattiucci (Mezzo Soprano), Sylvia Brigham-Dimiziani (Soprano)
Conductor:  Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12.
Suor Angelica: Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
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 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor), Fernando Corena (Bass)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16.
Turandot: In questa reggia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Ben Heppner (Tenor)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Chorus,  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18.
Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edward Downes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19.
Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20.
Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
21.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In