Annotation

Featuring Simon Keenlyside, Anne Sofie von Otter, Kiri Te Kanawa, Bryn Terfel, Dawn Upshaw, and more

Annotation last modified on 2012-10-27 06:39 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Figaro - Duet: Cinque...dieci...venti
2:45
2 Figaro - Non so più
3:08
3 Figaro - Non più andrai, farfallone
3:45
4 Figaro - Porgi, amor!
4:21
5 Figaro - Voi che sapete
3:06
6 Figaro - Dove sono
4:54
7 Figaro - Sull'aria
2:55
8 Figaro - Aprite un po'quegli occhi
2:34
9 Figaro - Deh vieni, non tardar
3:45
10 Don Giovanni - Madamina, il cataloguè questo
5:32
11 Don Giovanni - Là ci darem la mano
3:03
12 Don Giovanni - Fin ch'han dal vino
1:26
13 Don Giovanni - Deh, vieni alla finestra
2:06
14 Don Giovanni - Il mio tesoro intanto
4:52
15 Don Giovanni - Mi tradì quell'alma ingrata
4:09
16 Cosi - Terzettino: Soave sia il vento
3:24
17 Cosi - Come scoglio!
4:20
18 Magic Flute - Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja
2:50
19 Magic Flute - Dies bildnis ist bezaubernd schön
4:39
20 Magic Flute - Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa Papagena!
2:40

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1964-06) (track 19)
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (bass-baritone vocals [Figaro]) (1993-06 – 1993-07) (track 8)
Ulrich Vette (engineer) (1993-06 – 1993-07) (tracks 1, 8)
bass vocals:
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (track 10)
Ferruccio Furlanetto (1988-06) (track 16)
bass vocals [Figaro]:
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (1993-06 – 1993-07) (track 8)
bass-baritone vocals:
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (1994-09) (track 3)
bass-baritone vocals [Figaro]:
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (1993-06 – 1993-07) (track 1)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 1–3, 6–10, 13–14, 16–17)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1786) (track 5)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (tracks 18–20)
conductor:
James Levine (US conductor and pianist) (tracks 6–7, 9–10, 13, 17–18)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1964-06) (track 19)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1967-03) (track 14)
James Levine (US conductor and pianist) (1988-06) (track 16)
James Levine (US conductor and pianist) (1990-05) (tracks 2, 5)
Sir John Eliot Gardiner (1993-06 – 1993-07) (tracks 1, 8)
James Levine (US conductor and pianist) (1994-09) (track 3)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (tracks 2–3, 5–8, 10, 14, 16–17)
Emanuel Schikaneder (tracks 18–20)
Lorenzo Da Ponte (1787) (track 13)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Ann Murray (Irish mezzo-soprano) (1988-06) (track 16)
Anne Sofie von Otter (1990-05) (tracks 2, 5)
orchestra:
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (tracks 6–7, 9–10, 13, 18)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1964-06) (track 19)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1988-06) (track 16)
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (1990-05) (tracks 2, 5)
English Baroque Soloists (1993-06 – 1993-07) (tracks 1, 8)
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (1994-09) (track 3)
producer:
Wolfgang Lohse (track 19)
Karl-August Naegler (Balance engineer) (tracks 1, 8)
solo baritone vocals:
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (tracks 10, 13, 18)
soprano vocals:
Kiri Te Kanawa (tracks 6–7, 17)
Dawn Upshaw (tracks 7, 9)
Kiri Te Kanawa (1988-06) (track 16)
soprano vocals [Cherubino]:
soprano vocals [Susanna]:
Alison Hagley (soprano) (1993-06 – 1993-07) (track 1)
tenor vocals:
Fritz Wunderlich (operatic tenor) (1964-06) (track 19)
tenor vocals [Tamino]:
Fritz Wunderlich (operatic tenor) (1964-06) (track 19)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1964-06) (track 19)
Queen Elizabeth Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1993-06 – 1993-07) (tracks 1, 8)
arrangements:
Cherubino (Two Arias from The Marriage of Figaro): Non so più (for violin and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 2)
Cherubino (Two Arias from The Marriage of Figaro): Voi che sapete (for violin and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 5)
is the basis for:
live recording of:
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B00000HYJQ [info]