Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Les Pêcheurs des perles: Je crois entendre encore
Georges Bizet 3:40
2 La juive: Rachel, quand du Seigneur
Jacques Fromental Halévy 5:36
3 L'africaine: Pays Marveilleux ...O paradis
Giacomo Meyerbeer 3:32
4 Werther: Je ne sais si je veille ... O nature
Jules Massenet 4:00
5 Werther: Pourquoi me réveiller
Jules Massenet 4:52
6 Béatrice et Bénédict: Ah! Je vais l'aimer mon cœur me l'annonce
Hector Berlioz 2:37
7 Les contes de Hoffmann: La légende de Kleinzach
Jacques Offenbach 5:31
8 Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée
Georges Bizet 4:15
9 Samson et Dalila: Vois ma misère / Samson, qu'as-tu fait du Dieu de tes pêres?
Camille Saint‐Saëns 8:34
10 La damnation de Faust: Invocation à la nature
Hector Berlioz 4:53
11 La Marseillaise
Claude‐Joseph Rouget de l’Isle 4:00

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1980-11) (track 1)
additional tenor vocals:
Pedro di Proenza (track 7)
arranger:
Hector Berlioz (track 11)
audio engineer:
choir vocals:
composer:
Fromental Halévy (track 2)
Jules Massenet (tracks 4–5)
Giacomo Meyerbeer (track 3)
Jacques Offenbach (track 7)
Hector Berlioz (tracks 6, 10)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1863-04 – 1863-08) (track 1)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1875) (track 8)
conductor:
Claudio Abbado (track 8)
Daniel Barenboim (tracks 6, 9–11)
Richard Bonynge (conductor and pianist) (track 7)
Riccardo Chailly (tracks 4–5)
Carlo Maria Giulini (conductor) (tracks 2–3)
Carlo Maria Giulini (conductor) (1980-11) (track 1)
editor:
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (track 1)
librettist:
Édouard Blau (Librettist) (track 5)
Michel Carré (librettist) (track 1)
Eugène Cormon (track 1)
Georges Hartmann (librettist) (track 5)
Paul Milliet (Librettist) (track 5)
Eugène Scribe (track 2)
Ludovic Halévy (1875) (track 8)
Henri Meilhac (1875) (track 8)
lyricist:
orchestra:
Los Angeles Philharmonic (tracks 2–3)
Orchestre de Paris (tracks 6, 9–11)
Los Angeles Philharmonic (1980-11) (track 1)
performer:
producer:
Günther Breest (track 1)
solo tenor vocals:
Plácido Domingo (tracks 2–11)
tenor vocals:
Plácido Domingo (1980-11) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 1)
part of:
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 51A) (track 11)
arrangement of:
La Marseillaise (national anthem of France) (track 11)
arrangements:
Venise (track 1)
later translated versions:
later versions:
part of:
Carmen: Acte II (track 8)
La Juive: Acte IV (track 2)
Werther: Acte I (track 4)
Werther: Acte III (track 5)
recording of:
Hymne des Marseillais, H. 51A (for choirs and orchestra) (track 11)
referred to in medleys: