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Ten Top Tenors / Caruso, Roswaenge, Gigli, Tauber, Et Al


Release Date: 11/14/2006 
Label:  Testament   Catalog #: 1005   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ruggero LeoncavalloSalvatore CardilloAdolphe AdamDaniel-François Auber,   ... 
Performer:  Enrico CarusoHelge RosvaengeBeniamino GigliRichard Tauber,   ... 
Conductor:  Walter RogersBruno Seidler-WinklerSir Eugene GoossensFranco Ghione,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraBerlin State Opera OrchestraBerlin State Opera Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/17/2007 
Language: Italian 
2. Core 'ngrato by Salvatore Cardillo
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/19/1911 
3. Le postillon de Lonjumeau: Mes amis, écoutez l'histoire by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Bruno Seidler-Winkler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra,  Berlin State Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1836; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1936 
4. Fra Diavolo: Pour toujours, disaitelle by Daniel-François Auber
Performer:  Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Bruno Seidler-Winkler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra,  Berlin State Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1936 
5. Faust: Salut! demeure chaste et pure by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Eugene Goossens
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 07/04/1931 
6. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Franco Ghione
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1934 
7. Der Zigeunerbaron: Als flotter Geist by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Richard Tauber (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anton Paulik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/25/1924 
8. Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Georges Thill (Tenor)
Conductor:  Philippe Gaubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 02/11/1927 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
9. Werther: O nature, pleine de grâce by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Georges Thill (Tenor)
Conductor:  Fernand Heurteur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 
Date of Recording: 05/06/1927 
Notes: This selection begins with "Je ne sais si je veille..." 
10. L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  John McCormack (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/01/1910 
11. Songs (15), Op. 26: no 7, To the children by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  John McCormack (Tenor), Edwin Schneider (Piano), Fritz Kreisler (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/24/1924 
12. La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: 1876 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1937 
13. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/04/1936 
14. Lohengrin: Nun sei bedankt, mein lieber Schwann! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1938 
15. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Am stillen Herd by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lawrence Collingwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/23/1931 
16. Il trovatore: Ah si, ben mio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Walter Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/16/1915 
17. La leggenda del Piave by E. A. Mario
Performer:  Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/11/1926 
18. La Favorita: Una vergine, un angiol di Dio by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Tito Schipa (Tenor)
Conductor:  Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/11/1928 
19. Canzoni napoletane (3): no 1, 'A vucchella by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Tito Schipa (Tenor)
Conductor:  Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/19/1927 
20. Die tote Stadt, Op. 12: O Freund, ich werde Sie nicht wiedersehen by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Richard Tauber (Tenor)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1924 

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