Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Turandot: Act I. "Popolo di Pekino!" (Mandarin, Crowd, Liù)
Giacomo Puccini 2:48
2 Turandot, Act I. "Padre! Mio padre!"
Giacomo Puccini 1:29
3 Turandot: Act I. "Perduta la battaglia" (The Unknown Prince [Calaf], Liù, Crowd, Timur)
Giacomo Puccini 1:11
4 Turandot: Act I. "Gira la cote! Gira!" (Crowd, Executioner's men)
Giacomo Puccini 2:22
5 Turandot: Act I. "Perché tarda la luna?" (Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 3:53
6 Turandot: Act I. "Là, sui monti dell'est" (Boys)
Giacomo Puccini 1:12
7 Turandot: Act I. "O giovinetto!" (Crowd, Prince, White Priest)
Giacomo Puccini 5:09
8 Turandot: Act I. "Figlio, che fai?" (Timur, Prince, Liù, Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 1:36
9 Turandot: Act I. "Fermo! che fai? T'arresta!" (Ministers [Ping, Pong, Pang], Prince)
Giacomo Puccini 1:50
10 Turandot: Act I. "Silenzio, olà!" (Handmaids, Ministers, Prince)
Giacomo Puccini 1:22
11 Turandot: Act I. "Guardalo, Pong!" (Ministers, Timur)
Giacomo Puccini 0:58
12 Turandot: Act I. "Non indugiare!" (Ghosts, Prince, Ministers, Timur)
Giacomo Puccini 2:11
13 Turandot: Act I. "Signore, ascolta!" (Liù)
Giacomo Puccini 2:26
14 Turandot: Act I. "Non piangere, Liù!" (Prince, Liù, Timur)
Giacomo Puccini 2:10
15 Turandot: Act I. "Ah! per l'ultima volta!" (Timur, Liù, Ministers, Prince, Chorus)
Giacomo Puccini 2:37
16 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "Olà, Pang! Olà, Pong!"
Giacomo Puccini 1:23
17 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "O Cina, o Cina"
Giacomo Puccini 2:06
18 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "Ho una casa nell'Honan" (Ministers)
Giacomo Puccini 3:17
19 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "O mondo, pieno di pazzi innamorati!" (Ministers, Chorus)
Giacomo Puccini 1:10
20 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "Addio, amore!"
Giacomo Puccini 2:49
21 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "Noi si sogna" (Ministers)
Giacomo Puccini 0:27
22 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Gravi, enormi ed imponenti" (Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 4:21
23 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Un giuramento atroce mi costringe" (Emperor, Prince)
Giacomo Puccini 3:10
24 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Diecimila anni ai nostro Imperatore!" (Crowd, Mandarin, Boys)
Giacomo Puccini 3:10
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "In questa reggia" (Turandot, Crowd, Prince)
Giacomo Puccini 6:20
2 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Straniero, ascolta! Nella cupa notte" (Turandot, Prince, Wise Men)
Giacomo Puccini 2:28
3 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Guizza al pari di fiamma" (Turandot, Emperor, Crowd, Liù, Prince, Wise Men)
Giacomo Puccini 2:19
4 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Gelo che ti dà foco" (Turandot, Prince, Wise Men, Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 2:24
5 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Gloria, o vincitore!" (Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 1:01
6 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Figlio del cielo!" (Turandot, Emperor, Crowd, Prince)
Giacomo Puccini 2:54
7 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Tre enigmi m'Hai proposto!" (Prince, Emperor)
Giacomo Puccini 2:14
8 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Ai tuoi piedi ci prostriam" (Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 2:21
9 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Così comanda Turandot" (Heralds, Distant voices)
Giacomo Puccini 3:18
10 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Nessun dorma!" (Prince, Vomen's voices)
Giacomo Puccini 2:53
11 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Tu che guardi le stelle" (Ministers, Prince, Women, Crowd, Soldiers)
Giacomo Puccini 3:48
12 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Principessa divina!" (Ping, Turandot, Prince, Liù, Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 2:44
13 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Quel nome!" (Ping, Liù, Timur, Prince, Crowd, Turandot)
Giacomo Puccini 1:21
14 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "L'amore? ... Tanto amore, segreto e inconfessato" (Turandot, Liù, Ping, Prince, Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 3:19
15 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Tu, che di gel sei cinta" (Liù, Crowd, Prince, Timur, Ping)
Giacomo Puccini 5:32
16 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Liù...bontà!" (Timur, Ministers, Crowd)
Giacomo Puccini 2:58
17 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Principessa di morte!" (Prince, Turandot)
Giacomo Puccini 3:21
18 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Che è mai di me? Perduta!"(Turandot, Prince, Chorus)
Giacomo Puccini 3:14
19 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Del primo pianto, si...La mia gloria è il tuo amplesso!" (Turandot, Prince)
Giacomo Puccini 5:09
20 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Diecimilla anni al nostro Imperatore!" (Crowd, Turandot)
Giacomo Puccini 3:24

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Mario Borriello (baritone) (tracks 9–12, 15–21)
bass vocals:
Nicola Zaccaria (bass) (tracks 2–3, 8, 11–12, 14–15)
choir vocals:
Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (tracks 15, 19)
chorus master:
Norberto Mola (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (tracks 15, 19)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1–24)
conductor:
Tullio Serafin (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (tracks 1–24)
engineer:
Mark Obert-Thorn (sound engineer) (tracks 1–24)
librettist:
Giuseppe Adami (tracks 1–24)
Renato Simoni (tracks 1–24)
orchestra:
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (tracks 1–24)
soprano vocals:
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (German-born Austrian/British soprano opera) (tracks 1–3, 8, 13–15)
tenor vocals:
Renato Ercolani (tracks 9–12, 15–21)
Eugenio Fernandi (tenor) (tracks 2–3, 7–10, 12, 14–15, 23)
Piero de Palma (tenor) (tracks 8–12, 15–21)
recorded at:
Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Milano, Italy (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (tracks 1–24)
part of:
Turandot: Atto I (tracks 1–15)
Turandot: Atto II (tracks 16–24)
recording of:

CD 2

baritone vocals:
Mario Borriello (baritone) (tracks 11–14, 16)
bass vocals:
Nicola Zaccaria (bass) (tracks 13, 15–16)
choir vocals:
Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (track 18)
chorus master:
Norberto Mola (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (track 18)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1–9, 11–20)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1921-03 – 1924-03) (track 10)
conductor:
Tullio Serafin (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (tracks 1–20)
engineer:
Mark Obert-Thorn (sound engineer) (tracks 1–20)
librettist:
Giuseppe Adami (tracks 1–14, 16–20)
Renato Simoni (tracks 1–14, 16–20)
lyricist:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (track 15)
orchestra:
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (tracks 1–20)
soprano vocals:
Maria Callas (tracks 1–4, 6, 12–14, 17–20)
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (German-born Austrian/British soprano opera) (tracks 3, 12–15)
tenor vocals:
Renato Ercolani (tracks 11, 16)
Eugenio Fernandi (tenor) (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 10–15, 17–19)
Giuseppe Nessi (tenor) (tracks 3, 6–7)
Piero de Palma (tenor) (tracks 11, 16)
publisher:
BMG Ricordi S.p.A. (IT subsidiary of BMG, 1995–2004) (track 10)
Casa Ricordi (track 10)
recorded at:
Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Milano, Italy (1957-07-09 – 1957-07-15) (tracks 1–20)
later translated versions:
El nostre heroi (track 10)
Going to Win (track 10)
Hear My Prayer (English translation of Nessun dorma) (track 10)
part of:
Turandot: Atto II (tracks 1–8)
Turandot: Atto III (tracks 9–20)
recording of:
Turandot: Atto II, Scena II. “In questa reggia” (Turandot, La folla, Calaf) (track 1)
referred to in medleys: