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Opera In English - Verdi: Aida / Parry, Eaglen, Miles, Et Al


Release Date: 02/26/2002 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 3074   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Rosalind PlowrightSusan GrittonDennis O'NeillGregory Yurisich,   ... 
Conductor:  David Parry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraGeoffrey Mitchell Choir
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 22 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Blackheath Halls, London 23rd April - 2nd March 2001 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Christopher Brooke assistant Recorded in: Blackheath Halls, London 23rd April - 2nd March 2001 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Christopher Brooke assistant Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Rosalind Plowright (Mezzo Soprano), Susan Gritton (Soprano), Dennis O'Neill (Tenor),
Gregory Yurisich (Baritone), Alastair Miles (Bass), Jane Eaglen (Soprano),
Peter [bass voice] Rose (Bass), Alfie Boe (Tenor)
Conductor:  David Parry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra,  Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/2001 
Venue:  Blackheath Halls, London, England 
Length: 141 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Aida: Prelude
Aida: Act I Scene 1: Yes, Ethiopia once again has dared (Ramfis, Radames)
Aida: Act I Scene 1: I pray that I be chosen (Radames)
Aida: Act I Scene 1: Goddess , fair as a vision (Radames)
Aida: Act I Scene 1: Have you just heard a joyous tale (Amneris, Radames)
Aida: Act I Scene 1: ! (Radames, Amneris)
Aida: Act I Scene 1: Alas, I hear the cries of war (, Amneris, Radames)
Aida: Act I Scene 1: Grave is the cause (The Pharaoh, Messenger, , Radames, Amneris)
Aida: Act I Scene 1: Now go forward noble army (The Pharaoh, Ramfis, Chorus, , Radames, Amneris, Messenger)
Aida: Act I Scene 1: As victor then return! ()
Aida: Act I Scene 1: The sacred names of a father and lover ()
Aida: Act I Scene 1: Hear me, ye gods, pity my cry! ()
Aida: Act I Scene 2: Almighty, almighty Phtha (High Priestess, Ramfis, Priests, Priestesses)
Aida: Act I Scene 2: Sacred Dance of the Priestesses
Aida: Act I Scene 2: The gods have shown you favour (Ramfis, Priests)
Aida: Act I Scene 2: Great Godhead we petition thee (Ramfis, Radames, Priests, Priestesses)
Aida: Act II Scene 1: We hear the hymns and cheering (Slave-girls, Amneris)
Aida: Act II Scene 1: Dance of the Young Moorish Slaves
Aida: Act II Scene 1: No more now! (Amneris)
Aida: Act II Scene 1: Now the battle is over your people suffer (Amneris, )
Aida: Act II Scene 1: Tremble! I know your secret ... (Amneris, )
Aida: Act II Scene 1: But, look with pity on my distress ... (, Amneris)
Aida: Act II Scene 1: Now go forward noble army (Chorus, Amneris, )
Aida: Act II Scene 1: Hear me, ye gods, pity my cry! ()
Aida: Act II Scene 2: Glory to Isis, goddess fair (Populace, Priests)
Aida: Act II Scene 2: Trumpet Fanfare
Aida: Act II Scene 2: Ballabile
Aida: Act II Scene 2: Glorious warrior Radames (Populace, Priests)
Aida: Act II Scene 2: Valiant pride of your country (The Pharaoh, Radames)
Aida: Act II Scene 2: Worship and glory to all the gods on high (Ramfis, Priests, , Amneris, Amonasro, Pharaoh)
Aida: Act II Scene 2: As you see, I am wearing the colours of my King (Amonasro, , Slave-girls, Prisoners, Ramfis, Priests, Amneris, Populace, Radames)
Aida: Act II Scene 2: O King, by holy Isis (Radames, Pharaoh, Amneris, Priests, Populace, Ramfis)
Aida: Act II Scene 2: Glory to Isis, goddess fair (Pharaoh, Populace, Slave-girls, Prisoners, Ramfis, Priests, , Radames, Amneris, Amonasro)
Aida: Act III: Thou art to great Osiris (Chorus, High Priestess)
Aida: Act III: Come to the shrine of Isis (Ramfis, Amneris, Chorus)
Aida: Act III: Soon Radames will come! ()
Aida: Act III: Oh, skies of blue ()
Aida: Act III: I come, full of concern (Amonasro, )
Aida: Act III: Once again you will see our lofty forests (Amonasro, )
Aida: Act III: No more my daughter (Amonasro, )
Aida: Act III: At last I see you, my sweet ... (Radames, )
Aida: Act III: Your people rise again, arming for battle ... (Radames, )
Aida: Act III: We'd leave this white oppressive heat (, Radames)
Aida: Act III: Ah no! We'll leave here! (Radames, , Amonasro)
Aida: Act III: You! Amonasro! You! The King? (Radames, , Amonasro)
Aida: Act IV Scene 1: My hated rival has escaped me (Amneris)
Aida: Act IV Scene 1: Soon all the priests will gather here (Amneris, Radames)
Aida: Act IV Scene 1: Ah! You must live (Amneris, Radames)
Aida: Act IV Scene 1: Who will save you, wretched madman (Amneris, Radames)
Aida: Act IV Scene 1: Alas! I feel I'm, dying ... (Amneris, Ramfis, Priests)
Aida: Act IV Scene 1: Spirit of Isis on us all decending (Ramfis, Priests, Amneris)
Aida: Act IV Scene 1: Radames! Radames! Radames! (Ramfis, Priests, Amneris)
Aida: Act IV Scene 1: Priests of Isis: you're guilty of murder (Amneris, Ramfis, Priests)
Aida: Act IV Scene 2: The fatal cover's now in place (Radames, )
Aida: Act IV Scene 2: My heart foretold this horrifying sentence (, Radames)
Aida: Act IV Scene 2: Almighty Phtha (Priestesses, Priests, , Radames, Chorus, Amneris)

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