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O Paradis - The Great Voice Of Placido Domingo


Release Date: 09/12/2000 
Label:  London/Decca Opera Gala Series Catalog #: 458222   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Georges BizetJacques OffenbachRichard WagnerRichard Strauss,   ... 
Performer:  Placido DomingoTatiana TroyanosPedro Di ProenzaEva Randová,   ... 
Conductor:  John AlldisRichard BonyngeSir Georg SoltiZubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraJohn Alldis ChoirLausanne Pro Arte Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Carmen: C'est toi! C'est moi!...Carmen, il est temps encore by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  John Alldis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Language: French 
2. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Il était une fois "Kleinzach Legend" by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Pedro Di Proenza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lausanne Pro Arte Chorus,  Suisse Romande Radio Chorus,  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1972 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection begins with "Va Pour Kleinzach!..." 
3. Lohengrin: In fernem Land by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Eva Randová (Mezzo Soprano), Jessye Norman (Mezzo Soprano),
Hans Sotin (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna State Opera Chorus Konzertvereinigung
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1985-86 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
4. Die Frau ohne Schatten, Op. 65: Falke, du Wiedergefundener by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914-1918; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1991 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection continues with "...Stille...O weh,Falke, o weh!"
This selection is a DDD recording. 
5. L'Africaine: O paradis sorti de l'onde by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra,  Rome Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1990 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
6. Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection continues with "...Non! tu ne m'aimes pas!"
Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
7. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Allons! Courage et confiance by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Pedro Di Proenza (Tenor), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lausanne Pro Arte Chorus,  Suisse Romande Radio Chorus,  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1972 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection continues with "...Ah, vivre ŕ deux!" 
8. Les contes d'Hoffmann: O Dieu! de quelle ivresse by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Pedro Di Proenza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lausanne Pro Arte Chorus,  Suisse Romande Radio Chorus,  Suisse Romande Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1972 
Language: French 
9. Lohengrin: Mein lieber Schwan "Lohengrin's Farewell" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Eva Randová (Mezzo Soprano), Hans Sotin (Baritone), Placido Domingo (Tenor),
Jessye Norman (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna State Opera Chorus Konzertvereinigung
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1985-86 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 

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