Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Nabucco - Gli arredi festivi
Giuseppe Verdi 5:10
2 Nabucco - Va, Pensiero, Sulll'ali Dorate
Giuseppe Verdi 4:16
3 Fidelio - O Welche Lus
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:37
4 Otello - Fuoco di gioia
Giuseppe Verdi 2:40
5 Aida - Gloria all Egitto
Giuseppe Verdi 7:13
6 Don Carlos - Spuntato ecco il di d'esultanza
Giuseppe Verdi 6:23
7 Le Trouvère - Vedi! Le Fosche Notturne Spoglie
Giuseppe Verdi 3:51
8 La Traviata - Di Madride noi siam mattadori
Giuseppe Verdi 3:05
9 Macbeth - Che Faceste? Dite Su!
Giuseppe Verdi 3:23
10 Carmen - Avec La Garde Montante
Giuseppe Verdi 4:52
11 Carmen - Les Voici! Voici le Quadrille
Giuseppe Verdi 3:52
12 Paillasse - Andiam! Andiam!
Ruggero Leoncavallo 2:40
13 Cavalleria Rusticana - Gli Aranci Olezzano
Pietro Mascagni 6:57
14 Cavalleria Rusticana - Beato Voi, Compar Alfio - Regina Coeli Laetare
Pietro Mascagni 8:30

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (track 7)
bass vocals [2. Gefangener]:
Günther Leib (track 3)
choir vocals:
The Ambrosian Singers (tracks 10–11)
Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–9, 12–14)
chorus master:
Roberto Benaglio (tracks 12–14)
Patrick Criswell (chorusmaster) (tracks 10–11)
Romano Gandolfi (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 9)
John McCarthy (British choral conductor, scholar, composer and arranger) (tracks 10–11)
Norberto Mola (track 8)
Horst Neumann (choir master and conductor) (track 3)
Gerhart Wüstner (chorus master) (track 3)
Romano Gandolfi (1974-11) (track 7)
composer:
Ruggero Leoncavallo (track 12)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 5, 5)
conductor:
Claudio Abbado (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 9–11)
Herbert von Karajan (tracks 12–14)
Antonino Votto (conductor) (track 8)
Claudio Abbado (1974-11) (track 7)
librettist:
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 10–11)
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–9, 12–14)
performer:
producer:
Rainer Brock (track 7)
tenor vocals [1. Gefangener]:
Eberhard Büchner (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1963) (track 8)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1966) (tracks 12–14)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1969) (track 3)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1975) (tracks 1–2, 4–7)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1976) (track 9)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1978) (tracks 10–11)
recorded at:
Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Milano, Lombardia, Italy (1974-11) (track 7)
arrangements:
Aida: Grand March (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Grand March from "Aida" (for organ, Lemare) (track 5)
later versions:
Vincerai per me (track 5)
part of:
Pagliacci: Atto I (track 12)
Aida: Atto Secondo (tracks 5, 5)
recording of:

Release

part of: Collection du millénaire (Deutsche Grammophon)
ASIN: FR: B00004VE5F [info]