Close Encounters With Great Singers - Mirella Freni

Release Date: 6/24/2003
Catalog Number: 1216
Number of Discs: 1

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This selection contains recordings of radio interviews conducted by Jon Tolansky.
Works on This Recording
1. Carmen: Je dis que rien ne m'épouvante "Micaëla's Aria" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Paris Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
2. La Bohème: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Mirella Freni (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Conductor: Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
3. Don Giovanni, K 527: Vedrai, carino se sei buonino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor: Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
4. Adriana Lecouvreur: Io son l'umile ancella by Francesco Cilèa
Performer: Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor: Antonino Votto
Orchestra/Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1902 ; Italy
5. Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880 ; Italy
6. Madama Butterfly: Con onor muore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Mirella Freni (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1904 ; Italy
7. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Tatiana's letter scene by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor: James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble: Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877-1878 ; Russia
8. Aida: La fatal pietra...O terra, addio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano), Mirella Freni (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
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