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Great Moments Of... Edita Gruberova


Release Date: 08/24/2012 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 5657782   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckLéo DelibesGiacomo MeyerbeerCharles Gounod,   ... 
Performer:  Edita GruberovaAgnes BaltsaAlfredo KrausRenato Bruson
Conductor:  Riccardo MutiGustav KuhnKurt EichhornNicola Rescigno,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraMunich Radio Symphony OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Orfeo ed Euridice: Gli sguardi trattieni by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  London, England 
2. Lakmé: Où va la jeune indoue? "Bell Song" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Kuhn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1981 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
3. Les Huguenots: Nobles seigneurs, salut! by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Kuhn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1981 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
4. Roméo et Juliette: Je veux vivre dans le rêve "Waltz Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Kuhn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1981 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
5. I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Oh, quante volte by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1984 
Venue:  Live  Covent Garden, London, England 
Notes: This selection begins with "Eccomi in lieta vesta..." 
6. I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Ah, mia Giulietta...Si, fuggire by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano), Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1984 
Venue:  Live  Covent Garden, London, England 
7. I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Odi tu? L'altar funesto by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano), Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1984 
Venue:  Live  Covent Garden, London, England 
8. I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Vieni, ah! vieni, e in me riposa by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano), Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1984 
Venue:  Live  Covent Garden, London, England 
9. La sonnambula: Come per me sereno...Sovra il sen by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
Notes: This selection begins with "Care compagne..." 
10. Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
Notes: This selection begins with "Sediziose voci..." 
11. Norma: Ah! bello a me ritorna by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
12. Lucia di Lammermoor: Regnava nel silenzio by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1983 
Venue:  London, England 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ancor non giunse?" 
13. Lucia di Lammermoor: Quando rapito in estasi by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1983 
Venue:  London, England 
14. Lucia di Lammermoor: Sulla tomba che rinserra by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1983 
Venue:  London, England 
15. Lucia di Lammermoor: Verranno a te sull' aure by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1983 
Venue:  London, England 
Notes: This selection begins with "Qui di sposa eterna fede..." 
16. Lucia di Lammermoor: Appressati, Lucia...Il pallor funesto by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano), Renato Bruson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1983 
Venue:  London, England 
17. Lucia di Lammermoor: Il dolce suono "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Kuhn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
18. Lucia di Lammermoor: Spargi d'amaro pianto "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Kuhn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
19. La fille du régiment: Par le rang...Salut à la France by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
Language: Italian 
20. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: O zittre nicht...Zum Leiden bin ich by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
21. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Der Hölle Rache by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
22. Don Giovanni, K 527: Crudele?...Non mi dir, bell' idol mio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
23. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: E Susanna non vien...Dove sono by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
24. I masnadieri: Tu del mio Carlo...Carlo vive by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
Notes: This selection begins with "Dall'infame banchetto..." 
25. Hamlet: A vos jeux "Mad Scene" by Ambroise Thomas
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Kuhn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1981 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
26. Semiramide: Bel raggio lusinghier by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Kuhn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1981 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
27. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gustav Kuhn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Date of Recording: 05/1981 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
28. Der Freischütz, J 277: Leise, leise fromme Weise by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817-1821; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Munich, Germany 
Notes: This selection begins with "Wie nahte nir der Schlummer..." 

Sound Samples

I Capuleti e i Montecchi, ATTO PRIMA Scena 2: Eccomi in lieta vesta
I Capuleti e i Montecchi, ATTO PRIMA Scena 2: Oh! quante volte (Giulietta)
I Capuleti e i Montecchi, ATTO PRIMA Scena 2: Si fuggire: a noi non resta
I Capuleti e i Montecchi, ATTO PRIMA Scena 2: Odi tu? L'altar funesto
I Capuleti e i Montecchi, ATTO PRIMA Scena 2: Vieni, ah!, vieni, e in me riposa (Romeo/Giulietta)
La Sonnambula, Act 1: Care compagne
La Sonnambula, Act 1: Come per me sereno
La Sonnambula, Act 1: Sovra il sen
Norma, ACT 1, Scene 1: Sediziose voci ...
Norma, ACT 1, Scene 1: Casta diva ...
Norma, ACT 1, Scene 1: Ah! bello a me ritorna!
Semiramide: Bel raggio lusinghier (Act 1)
Il barbiere di Siviglia, Act One, Scene Two: Una voce poco fa
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act I, Scena seconda: Ancor non giunse! (Lucia/Alisa)
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act I, Scena seconda: Regnava nel silenzio alta la notte e bruna (Lucia/Alisa)
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act I, Scena seconda: Quando, rapito in estasi (Lucia)
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act I, Scena seconda: Sulla tomba che rinserra il tradito genitore (Edgardo/Lucia)
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act I, Scena seconda: Qui di sposa eterna fede ... Ah, soltanto il nostro foco (Edgardo/Lucia)
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act I, Scena seconda: Verrano a te sull'aura i miei sospiri ardenti (Lucia/Edgardo)
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act II, Scena prima: Il pallor funesto, orrendo (Enrico/Lucia)
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act II, Scena prima: Che fia?... Suonar di giubilo (Lucia/Enrico)
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act II, Scena prima: Se tradirmi tu potrai ... Tu che vedi il pianto mio (Enrico/Lucia)
Lucia di Lammermoor: Il dolce suono ...
Lucia di Lammermoor: Ardon gl'incensi ...
Lucia di Lammermoor: Spargi d'amaro pianto (Act 3)
La Figlia del Reggimento, ACT 2: Deciso è dunque!

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