Opera's Greatest Drinking Songs

Release Date: 4/11/1995
Label: Sony
Catalog Number: 09026680952
Number of Discs: 1

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Works on This Recording
1. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
2. Martha: Lasst mich euch fragen "Porter's Song" by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer: Karl Ridderbusch (Bass)
Conductor: Heinz Wallberg
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847 ; Germany
3. Student Prince: Drink, Drink, Drink by Sigmund Romberg
Performer: Jerry Hadley (Tenor)
Conductor: Paul Gemignani
Period: 20th Century
4. Il trovatore: Vedi! le fosche notturne "Anvil Chorus" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
5. Cavalleria Rusticana: Viva il vino spumeggiante "Brindisi" by Pietro Mascagni
Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor: Nello Santi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1890 ; Italy
6. Carmen: Votre toast je peu vous le rendre "Toreador Song" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Robert Merrill (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
7. Carmina burana: no 14, In taberna quando sumus by Carl Orff
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1936 ; Germany
8. Chérubin: Vous parlez de pèril by Jules Massenet
Performer: June Anderson (Soprano)
Conductor: Pinchas Steinberg
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903 ; France
9. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor: Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
10. What shall we do with the drunken sailor? by Traditional
Conductor: Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble: Robert Shaw Chorale
11. Das Lied von der Erde: no 5, Der Trunkene im Frühling by Gustav Mahler
Performer: Richard [Tenor] Lewis (Tenor)
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1908-1909 ; Vienna, Austria
12. Wiener Blut: Stoss An! by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Rudolf Schock (Tenor), Benno Kusche (Bass), Hilde Gueden (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert Stolz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Vienna, Austria
13. Lucrezia Borgia: Il segreto per esser felice "Brindisi" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Shirley Verrett (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Jonel Perlea
Period: Romantic
Written: 1833 ; Italy
14. La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Certain rat "Song of the rat" by Hector Berlioz
Performer: Donald Gramm (Bass)
Conductor: Charles Munch
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845-1846 ; France
15. Don Giovanni, K 527: Finch' han dal vino [Brindisi] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Alan Titus (Baritone)
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
16. La forza del destino: Holà, holà, holà by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: James Levine
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862/1869 ; Italy
17. Tafellied, Op. 93b by Johannes Brahms
Performer: Kenneth Bowen (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Musica Sacra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1884 ; Austria
18. Eine Nacht in Venedig: Solch' ein Wirtshaus lob' ich mir by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Rudolf Schock (Tenor)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883 ; Vienna, Austria
19. Otello: Inaffia l'ugola! (Iago's Drinking Song) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Paul Crook (Tenor), Frank Little (Tenor)
Conductor: James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble: National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887 ; Italy
20. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Beer's no doubt a gift by Bedrich Smetana
Performer: René Kollo (Tenor), Walter Berry (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863/1870 ; Czech Republic
21. Die Fledermaus: Champagner hat's verschuldet by Johann Strauss Jr.
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Vienna, Austria
22. Der Freischütz, J 277: Hier im ird'schen Jammertal by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer: Peter Seiffert (Tenor), Kurt Rydl (Bass)
Conductor: Marek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1817-1821 ; Dresden, Germany
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