The Essential Jose Carreras

Release Date: 1/15/2008
Label: Sony
Catalog Number: 88697213582
Number of Discs: 2

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Works on This Recording
1. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Agnes Baltsa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
2. Fedora: Amor ti vieta by Umberto Giordano
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Eva Martón (Soprano), Pál Kovács (Baritone)
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hungarian Radio/TV Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1898 ; Italy
3. Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Italo Tajo (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
4. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Italo Tajo (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
5. Tosca: O dolci mani by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Italo Tajo (Bass), José Carreras (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
6. Turandot: Non piangere, Liù by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Katia Ricciarelli (Soprano)
Conductor: Lorin Maazel
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
7. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Katia Ricciarelli (Soprano)
Conductor: Lorin Maazel
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
8. Poliuto: Tu sei commosso by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Paolo Gavanelli (Bass)
Conductor: Oleg Caetani
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838 ; Italy
9. Poliuto: D'un'alma troppo fervida by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Paolo Gavanelli (Bass)
Conductor: Oleg Caetani
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838 ; Italy
10. Poliuto: Ah, fuggi da morte by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: Katia Ricciarelli (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Oleg Caetani
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838 ; Italy
11. Poliuto: Fia vero!...Di! by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Katia Ricciarelli (Soprano)
Conductor: Oleg Caetani
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838 ; Italy
12. Andrea Chénier: Un dì all' azzuro spazio "Improvviso" by Umberto Giordano
Performer: Eva Martón (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
13. Andrea Chénier: Come un bel dì di maggio by Umberto Giordano
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
14. Werther: Act 1 Prelude by Jules Massenet
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; France
15. Werther: Il faut nous séparer by Jules Massenet
Performer: Agnes Baltsa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; France
16. Werther: Mais vous ne savez rien de moi by Jules Massenet
Performer: Agnes Baltsa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; France
17. Werther: Reve! Extase! by Jules Massenet
Performer: Agnes Baltsa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; France
18. Cavalleria Rusticana: Tu qui, Santuzza? by Pietro Mascagni
Performer: Agnes Baltsa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Period: Romantic
Written: 1890 ; Italy
19. Cavalleria Rusticana: La tua Santuzza by Pietro Mascagni
Performer: Agnes Baltsa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Period: Romantic
Written: 1890 ; Italy
20. Carmen: C'est toi! C'est moi!...Carmen, il est temps encore by Georges Bizet
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Agnes Baltsa (Soprano)
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
21. South Pacific: Some enchanted evening by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Sarah Kingley (Voice), Juliet Midgley (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1949 ; USA
22. South Pacific: This nearly was mine by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Sarah Kingley (Voice), Juliet Midgley (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1949 ; USA
23. Heart's melodies, Op. 5: no 3, I love thee by Edvard Grieg
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble: Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863-1864 ; Norway
24. Damunt de tu, Només les Flors by Traditional
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble: Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra
25. Els Contrabandistes by Traditional
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble: Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra
26. Festeig by Traditional
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble: Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra
27. A l'ombra del Lledoner by Traditional
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble: Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra
28. Cançó de Passar Cantant by Traditional
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Joan Casas
Orchestra/Ensemble: Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra
29. La ricordanza by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Martin Katz (Piano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1834 ; Italy
30. Ariette (6) da camera: no 1, Malinconia, ninfa gentile by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Martin Katz (Piano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic
31. Vaga luna che inargenti by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Martin Katz (Piano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic
32. Ariette (6) da camera: no 5, Per pietà, bell'idol mio by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Martin Katz (Piano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1829 ; Italy
33. Il fervido desiderio by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Martin Katz (Piano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic
34. Dolente immagine di Fille mia by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Martin Katz (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: circa 1824 ; Italy
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor: Steven Mercurio
Period: 20th Century
36. Wiegenlied, AV 41 by Richard Strauss
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor: Steven Mercurio
Period: Romantic
Written: 1878 ; Germany
37. Feliz Navidad by José Feliciano
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor: Steven Mercurio
Period: 20th Century
38. South Pacific: Twin Soliloquies "This is how it feels" by Richard Rodgers
Performer: Juliet Midgley (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor), Sarah Kingley (Voice)
Conductor: Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1949 ; USA
39. South Pacific: Finale by Richard Rodgers
Performer: José Carreras (Tenor), Sarah Kingley (Voice), Juliet Midgley (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor: Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1949 ; USA
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