Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Macbeth: Preludio Giuseppe Verdi 3:17
2 Macbeth: Atto I. "Che faceste? dite su!" - "Giorno no vidi mai" Giuseppe Verdi 7:46
3 Macbeth: Atto I. "Due vaticini compiuti or sono" Giuseppe Verdi 3:22
4 Macbeth: Atto I. "S'allontanarono!" - "Nel dì della vittoria" Giuseppe Verdi 4:16
5 Macbeth: Atto I. "Vieni! t'affretta!" - "Or tutti sorgete" Giuseppe Verdi 7:32
6 Macbeth: Atto I. "Oh, donna mia!" Giuseppe Verdi 3:33
7 Macbeth: Atto I. "Sappia la sposa mia" / "Fatal mia donna!" Giuseppe Verdi 11:32
8 Macbeth: Atto I. "Di destarlo per tempo il re m'impose" - "Schiudi, inferno, la bocca" Giuseppe Verdi 7:52
9 Macbeth: Atto II. "Perché mi sfuggi" Giuseppe Verdi 2:50
10 Macbeth: Atto II. "La luce langue" Giuseppe Verdi 4:24
11 Macbeth: Atto II. "Ci osò mandarvi a noi?" Giuseppe Verdi 3:09
12 Macbeth: Atto II. "Studia il passo" - "Come dal ciel precipita" Giuseppe Verdi 5:14
13 Macbeth: Atto II. "Salve, o Re!" Giuseppe Verdi 1:52
14 Macbeth: Atto II. "Si colmi il calice" Giuseppe Verdi 6:26
15 Macbeth: Atto II. "Va', spirto d'abisso!" Giuseppe Verdi 6:48
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Macbeth: Atto III. "Tre volte miagola" Giuseppe Verdi 3:49
2 Macbeth: Atto III. Ballo. Allegro vivicissimo - Un poco ritenuto - Allegro - Andante - Allegro - Valzer. Allegro vivacissimo - Poco più mosso Giuseppe Verdi 9:54
3 Macbeth: Atto III. "Finché appelli" Giuseppe Verdi 6:59
4 Macbeth: Atto III. "Fuggi, regal fantasima" Giuseppe Verdi 4:34
5 Macbeth: Atto III. "Ondine e Silfidi" Giuseppe Verdi 4:03
6 Macbeth: Atto III. "Ove son io?" - "Ora di morte" Giuseppe Verdi 3:21
7 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Patria oppressa!" Giuseppe Verdi 6:22
8 Macbeth: Atto IV. "O figli, o figli miei!" - "Ah, la paterna mano" Giuseppe Verdi 3:41
9 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Dove siam? che bosco è quello" Giuseppe Verdi 2:55
10 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Vegliammo invan due notti" Giuseppe Verdi 5:19
11 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Una macchia è qui tuttora" Giuseppe Verdi 7:54
12 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Perfidi! All'anglo contro m v'unite!" Giuseppe Verdi 1:46
13 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Pietà, rispetto, amore" Giuseppe Verdi 3:35
14 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Ella è morta!" Giuseppe Verdi 3:44
15 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Mal per me che m'affadai" Giuseppe Verdi 2:32
16 Macbeth: Atto IV. "Vittoria!" Giuseppe Verdi 3:32

Credits

CD 1

additional librettist:
Andrea Maffei (19th century poet, translator and librettist) (track 10)
baritone vocals [Macbeth]:
Piero Cappuccilli (baritone) (1976) (tracks 3, 6–9, 13, 15)
bass vocals [Banco]:
Nicolaï Ghiaurov (operatic bass) (1976) (tracks 3, 8, 12)
choir vocals:
Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (1976) (tracks 8, 13–15)
choir vocals [Sicari]:
choir vocals [Streghe, Messaggeri]:
choir vocals [Streghe]:
composer:
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 1–3, 3–5, 5, 5–7, 7–8, 8–12, 12–14, 14–15)
conductor:
Claudio Abbado (conductor) (1976) (tracks 1–15)
librettist:
mezzo-soprano vocals [Dama]:
Stefania Malagú (mezzo-soprano) (1976) (tracks 8, 14–15)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Lady Macbeth]:
Shirley Verrett (mezzo-soprano) (1976) (tracks 5–10, 13–15)
orchestra:
tenor vocals [Macduff]:
Plácido Domingo (tenor) (1976) (tracks 8, 14–15)
tenor vocals [Malcolm]:
Antonio Savastano (tenor) (1976) (track 8)
part of:
Macbeth: Atto II (tracks 9–12, 12–13)
Macbeth: Atto II (number) (tracks 14, 14–15)
Macbeth: Atto I (tracks 1–3, 3–5, 5, 5–7, 7–8, 8)
recording of:
Macbeth: Atto I. Preludio (1976) (track 1)

CD 2

additional librettist:
Andrea Maffei (19th century poet, translator and librettist) (track 11)
balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (track 7)
baritone vocals [Macbeth]:
Piero Cappuccilli (baritone) (1976) (tracks 3–4, 6, 12–15)
bass vocals [Medico]:
Carlo Zardo (operatic bass) (1976) (tracks 10–11)
choir vocals:
choir vocals [Donne, Guerrieri]:
choir vocals [Profughi scozzesi]:
choir vocals [Soldati, Donne, Popolo]:
choir vocals [Soldati]:
choir vocals [Streghe, Apparizioni]:
choir vocals [Streghe]:
Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (1976) (tracks 1, 4–5)
chorus master:
Romano Gandolfi (chorus master and conductor) (tracks 1, 7, 9)
composer:
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 1–6, 6, 8, 8–9, 9–16)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1847) (tracks 7, 7, 7)
conductor:
Claudio Abbado (conductor) (1974-11) (track 7)
Claudio Abbado (conductor) (1976) (tracks 1–16)
Claudio Abbado (conductor) (1976-01) (track 7)
librettist:
Andrea Maffei (19th century poet, translator and librettist) (tracks 7, 7, 7)
Francesco Maria Piave (tracks 7, 7, 7, 11)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Dama]:
Stefania Malagú (mezzo-soprano) (1976) (tracks 10–11)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Lady Macbeth]:
Shirley Verrett (mezzo-soprano) (1976) (tracks 6, 11)
orchestra:
producer:
Rainer Brock (track 7)
tenor vocals [Macduff]:
Plácido Domingo (tenor) (1976) (tracks 8–9, 15–16)
tenor vocals [Malcolm]:
Antonio Savastano (tenor) (1976) (tracks 9, 16)
vocals:
Piero Cappuccilli (baritone) (track 8)
Plácido Domingo (tenor) (track 8)
recorded at:
Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Milano, Lombardia, Italy (1974-11) (track 7)
C.T.C. Studio Milano in Milan, Milano, Lombardia, Italy (1976-01) (track 7)
part of:
Macbeth: Atto IV (number) (tracks 7, 7, 7)
Macbeth: Atto III (number) (tracks 2, 6)
Macbeth: Atto III (tracks 1, 3–6)
Macbeth: Atto IV (tracks 8, 8–9, 9–16)
recording of:

Release

part of:The Originals (Deutsche Grammophon/Archiv Produktion) (order: 72)
ASIN:DE: B000001GS3 [info]