Annotation

free with Classic CD magazine cover dated October 1995

tracks come from the following releases (1) 8.66025-6 (2) 8.66033-4 (3) 8.660013-4 (4) 8.660001-2 (5) 8.660037-8 (6) 8.66021 (7) 8.660015-6 (8) 8.660008-10 (9) 8.66040-1 (10) 8.660003-4 (11) 8.660011-2 (12) 8.660023-4 (13) 8.660005 (14) 8.660031-1 (15) 8.660027-9

Annotation last modified on 2016-11-12 16:53 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Flying Dutchman: Overture
Richard Wagner 11:30
2 Aida: "Ritorna Vincitor"
Giuseppe Verdi 6:25
3 Rigoletto: "Cortigiani"
Giuseppe Verdi 4:16
4 Tosca: Act 2, (excerpt)
Giacomo Puccini 8:31
5 Tancredi: "Nu, Che Il Morir"
Gioachino Rossini 4:53
6 I Pagliacci: "E Allor Perche"
Ruggero Leoncavallo 3:55
7 Madam Butterfly: "Un Bel' di"
Giacomo Puccini 4:34
8 Così Fan Tutte: "Soave Sia Il Vento"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:11
9 Ascanio in Alba: "Ah di Si Nobil Alma"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:09
10 La Bohème: "Si, Mi Chiamo Mimi"
Giacomo Puccini 4:31
11 La Traviata: Brindisi
Giuseppe Verdi 2:55
12 Il Trovatore: "Di Quella Pira"
Giuseppe Verdi 3:05
13 Carmen: Habanera
Georges Bizet 4:50
14 Magic Flute: Papageno's Aria
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:53
15 Barber of Seville: Conclusion Act 2
Gioachino Rossini 4:41

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Richard Wagner (1840 – 1841) (track 1)
conductor:
Will Humburg (track 15)
Alexander Rahbari (Ali Rahbari, sometimes credited as "Alexander") (tracks 3–4, 7, 11, 13)
Johannes Wildner (track 8)
Alberto Zedda (track 5)
countertenor vocals:
Michael Chance (British countertenor) (track 9)
orchestra:
Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava) (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (tracks 3–4, 7, 11, 13)
soprano vocals:
Maria Dragoni (track 2)
Miriam Gauci (soprano) (track 7)
Monika Krause (soprano) (track 11)
Nelly Miricioiu (soprano) (track 4)
Sumi Jo (track 5)
arrangements:
Der fliegende Holländer: Ouvertüre (for piano 4-hands, Debussy) (track 1)
Overture to “Der fliegende Holländer” (for organ, Lemare) (track 1)
is the basis for:
part of:
Der fliegende Holländer (movement) (track 1)
recording of: