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Opera In English - Puccini: Turandot / Parry, Eaglen, Et Al


Release Date: 11/26/2002 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 3086   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mary PlazasNicolai GeddaMark Le BrocqDennis O'Neill,   ... 
Conductor:  David Parry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraGeoffrey Mitchell ChoirNew London Children's Choir
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Blackheath Halls, London 28 April- 3 May 2001 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Christopher Brooke (Assistant) Recorded in: Blackheath Halls, London 28 April- 3 May 2001 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Christopher Brooke (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

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Turandot by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mary Plazas (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor), Mark Le Brocq (Tenor),
Dennis O'Neill (Tenor), Peter Sidhom (Baritone), Simon Bailey (Baritone),
Clive Bayley (Bass), Jane Eaglen (Soprano), Peter Wedd (Tenor)
Conductor:  David Parry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra,  Geoffrey Mitchell Choir,  New London Children's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Turandot: Act I: People of proud Peking (Mandarin, Liu, The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: When all was lost (Timur, The Unknwon Prince, Liu, Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: Sharpen the axe! (Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: Is the moon never rising? (Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: How young to die! (The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: Son, are you mad? (Timur, The Unknown Prince, Liu, The Prince of Persia, Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: What do you want? Who are you? (Ping, Pong, Pang, Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: Why so much noise? (Ping, The Unknown Prince, Pang, Pong, Timur, Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: Nights without a gleam of starlight . . . (Pang, Pong, Ping, The Unknown Prince, Timur, Chorus)
Turandot: Act I: I beg you, hear me (Liu)
Turandot: Act I: Don't cry for me, Liu (The Unknown Prince, Liu, Timur)
Turandot: Act I: Ah! How can you ignore us? (Timur, Liu, The Unknown Prince, Ping, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 1: Hallo Pang! Hallo Pong! (Ping, Pong, Pang, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 1: I've a house in fair Honan (Ping, Pang, Pong, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 1: Do you remember when the Royal Prince of Samarkand came? (Pong, Pang, Ping, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 2: With the three enigmas ready (Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 2: I am the pris'ner of a ghastly promise (The Emperor, The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 2: People of proud Peking! (The Mandarin, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 2: Within this Palace a story lives forever (, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 2: O Princess who in caravans of splendour (, The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 2: O stranger, now listen! (, The Unknown Prince, The Emperor, Liu, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 2: Emp'ror and father! Son of Heaven! (, The Emperor, The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act II Scene 2: Three enigmas that you asked me (The Unknown Prince, The Emperor, Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: The Princess commands (Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: None shall sleep now! (The Unknown Prince, Ping, Pong, Pang, Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: These girls should please you! (Pong, Pang, Ping, The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: How pale you look, O stranger! (, The Unknown Prince, Liu, Ping, Timur, Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: Yes, I love him so deeply (Liu, , Ping, The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: You who with ice are shrouded (Liu, The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: Liu!. . . Liu!. . . Wake up! (Timur, Ping, Pong, Pang, Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: Deathly Princess, so heartless! (The Unknown Prince, )
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: What have you done? (, The Unknown Prince, Chorus)
Turandot: Act III Scene 1: I never wept before (, The Unknown Prince / Calaf)
Turandot: Act III Scene 2: Glory to our Emp'ror! (, Chorus)

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