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The World of Puccini / Freni, Pavarotti, Sutherland, Tebaldi


Release Date: 09/02/2008 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 433865   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Rolando PaneraiMirella FreniElizabeth HarwoodMichel Sénéchal,   ... 
Conductor:  Herbert von KarajanKurt AdlerEdward DownesFranco Patanè,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraNational Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Childrens Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Rolando Panerai (Voice), Mirella Freni (Soprano), Elizabeth Harwood (Voice),
Michel Sénéchal (Voice), Gianni Maffeo (Voice), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Nicolai Ghiaurov (Voice)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
2. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nicolai Ghiaurov (Voice), Michel Sénéchal (Voice), Rolando Panerai (Voice),
Mirella Freni (Soprano), Elizabeth Harwood (Voice), Gianni Maffeo (Voice),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
3. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Michel Sénéchal (Voice), Rolando Panerai (Voice), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Voice),
Mirella Freni (Soprano), Elizabeth Harwood (Voice), Gianni Maffeo (Voice),
Fernando Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
4. La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Michel Sénéchal (Voice), Rolando Panerai (Voice), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Voice),
Mirella Freni (Soprano), Elizabeth Harwood (Voice), Gianni Maffeo (Voice),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
5. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leona Mitchell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
6. La Fanciulla del West: Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Bruno Prevedi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Edward Downes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Childrens Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 
7. Suor Angelica: Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Virginia Zeani (Soprano)
Conductor:  Franco Patanè
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
8. La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leona Mitchell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Adler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Italy 
9. Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Bruno Prevedi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Edward Downes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
10. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
11. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  James McCracken (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lamberto Gardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
12. Madama Butterfly: Vogliatemi bene...O quanti occhi fisi by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Fiorenza Cossotto (Voice), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra,  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
13. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Fiorenza Cossotto (Voice), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra,  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
14. Madama Butterfly: Scuoti quella fronda "Flower Duet" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Fiorenza Cossotto (Voice), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra,  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
15. Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Fiorenza Cossotto (Voice), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra,  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
16. Manon Lescaut: In quelle trine morbide by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Chiara (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nello Santi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
17. Turandot: Non piangere, Liù by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Bruno Prevedi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Edward Downes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
18. Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Virginia Zeani (Voice)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
19. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 

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