Rca Red Seal Century - Vocalists

Release Date: 11/6/2001
Label: RCA
Catalog Number: RCA63860
Number of Discs: 2

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Works on This Recording
1. La cena delle beffe: Sempre così sul margine del sogno by Umberto Giordano
Performer: Frances Alda (Soprano)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Period: Romantic
Written: 1924 ; Italy
2. Un ballo in maschera: Eri tu che m'acchiave quell' anima by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Pasquale Amato (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859 ; Italy
3. Songs (6), Op. 36: no 4, Sigh, sedges, sigh by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Kosti Vehanen (Piano), Marian Anderson (Alto)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Finland
4. Les pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer: Robert Merrill (Baritone), Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor: Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863 ; France
5. La Bohème: Sono andati? Fingevo di dormire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Lucrezia Bori (Soprano), Tito Schipa (Tenor)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
6. Il corsaro: Non so le tetre immagini by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor: Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1848 ; Italy
7. Queen of Spades, Op. 68: Midnight is nearing (Lisa's Aria) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Emmy Destinn (Soprano)
Conductor: Walter Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1890 ; Russia
8. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Conductor: Walter Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
9. Boris Godunov: In the town of Kazan "Varlaam's Song" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer: Feodor Chaliapin (Bass Baritone)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868-1873 ; Russia
10. Carmen: Les tringles des sistres tintaient "Gypsy Song" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Emma Calvé (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
11. Otello: Si, pel ciel marmoreo giuro! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor: James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble: National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887 ; Italy
12. Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Emma Eames (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880 ; Italy
13. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Geraldine Farrar (Soprano), Stefano Di Stefano (Harp )
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
14. Die Walküre: Du bist der Lenz by Richard Wagner
Performer: Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
15. Der fliegende Holländer: Jo-ho-joe! Traft ihr das Schiff by Richard Wagner
Performer: Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1841/1852 ; Germany
16. La traviata: Sempre libera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Amelita Galli-Curci (Soprano)
Conductor: Josef Pasternack
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
17. I lombardi: Qual voluttà trascorrere by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Elisabeth Rethberg (Soprano), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Ezio Pinza (Bass)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1843 ; Italy
18. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Denyce Graves (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1873-1874 ;
19. La Gioconda: Voce di donna by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer: Louise Homer (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1876 ; Italy
20. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non so più cosa son, cosa faccio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Vesselina Kasarova (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble: Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
21. L'Arlesiana: E la solita storia...Anch'io vorrei "Lamento" by Francesco Cilèa
Performer: Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1897/1937 ; Italy
22. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Se vuol ballare, Signor contino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone), Joseph Pasternack (Piano)
Conductor: Josef Pasternack
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
23. Don Giovanni, K 527: Il mio tesoro intanto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: John McCormack (Tenor)
Conductor: Walter Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
24. Die Walküre: Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond by Richard Wagner
Performer: Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
25. Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor: Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
26. Manon: Obéissons quand leur voix appelle "Gavotte" by Jules Massenet
Performer: Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor: René Leibowitz
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883-1884 ; France
27. Le caïd: Enfant chéri...Le tambour-major tout galonné "Drum Major's Aria" by Ambroise Thomas
Performer: Pol Plançon (Bass)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1849 ; France
28. La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Rosa Ponselle (Soprano)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862/1869 ; Italy
29. La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1917 ; Italy
30. Lucrezia Borgia: Il segreto per esser felice "Brindisi" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: Ernestine Schumann-Heink (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1833 ; Italy
31. Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Marcella Sembrich (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Vienna, Austria
32. Vanessa, Op. 32: Do not utter a word by Samuel Barber
Performer: Eleanor Steber (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1957 ; USA
33. Hérodiade: Vision fugitive by Jules Massenet
Performer: John Charles [voice] Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor: Nat Finston
Period: Romantic
Written: 1881 ; France
34. Falstaff: E sogno, o realtà? by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Lawrence Tibbett (Baritone)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893 ; Italy
35. Lohengrin: Einsam in trüben Tagen "Elsa's dream" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Helen Traubel (Soprano)
Conductor: Bruno Reibold
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847 ; Germany
36. Werther: Pourquoi me réveiller? by Jules Massenet
Performer: Ramón Vargas (Tenor)
Conductor: Marcello Viotti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; France
37. Rigoletto: Povero Rigoletto...Cortigiani, vil razza dannata! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Leonard Warren (Baritone)
Conductor: Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
38. Hippolyte et Aricie: Rossignols amoureux (Nightingale aria) by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer: Alma Gluck (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: 1733 ; France
39. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer: Giovanni Martinelli (Tenor)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Italy
40. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Titta Ruffo (Baritone)
Conductor: Josef Pasternack
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816 ; Italy
41. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Luisa Tetrazzini (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
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