Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Nessun dorma (Turandot)
3:05
2 Non piangere Liu! (Turandot)
2:32
3 Firenze e come un alberto fiorto (Gianna Schicchi)
3:19
4 Hai ben ragione (Il Taborro)
2:49
5 Folle di gelosia (Il Tabarro)
1:57
6 Parigi! e la citta dei desideri (La Rondine)
2:21
7 Dimmi che vuoi seguirmi (La Rondine)
3:30
8 Or sone sei mesi (La Fanciulla del West)
3:48
9 Ch'ella mi creda (La Fanciulla del West)
4:42
10 Amore o grillo (Madama Butterfly)
1:25
11 Addio fiorito asil (Madama Butterfly)
1:52
12 Recondita armonia (Tosca)
2:44
13 E lucevan le stelle (Tosca)
3:23
14 Che gelida manina (La Boheme)
4:48
15 Tra voi, belle (Manon Lescaut)
1:16
16 Donna non vidi mai (Manon Lescaut)
2:33
17 Ah, Manon mi tradisce (Manon Lescaut)
2:37
18 Ah! non v'avvicinate! no pazzo son (Manon Lescaut)
2:57
19 Vedi son io che piango (Manon Lescaut)
3:07
20 Orgio, chimera dall'occhio vitreo (Edgar)
5:15
21 Ecco la casa - Torna ai felici di (Le Villi)
10:57

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 2–8, 10–11, 15, 17–21)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1893) (track 16)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896) (track 14)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896 – 1899) (tracks 12–13)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1910) (track 9)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1921-03 – 1924-03) (track 1)
conductor:
Plácido Domingo (1997-06 – 1997-07) (tracks 1–21)
engineer:
Jean Chatauret (tracks 1–21)
librettist:
Ferdinando Fontana (track 20)
Giuseppe Adami (tracks 1–2, 6–7)
Guelfo Civinini (Italian librettist) (track 8)
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 14)
Luigi Illica (track 14)
Renato Simoni (tracks 1–2)
Carlo Zangarini (track 8)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896 – 1899) (tracks 12–13)
Luigi Illica (1896 – 1899) (tracks 12–13)
lyricist:
Ferdinando Fontana (track 21)
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 10)
Luigi Illica (track 10)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1997-06 – 1997-07) (tracks 1–21)
producer:
Martin Sauer (engineer/producer) (tracks 1–21)
solo tenor vocals:
José Cura (1997-06 – 1997-07) (tracks 1–21)
publisher:
recorded at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1997-06 – 1997-07) (tracks 1–21)
later translated versions:
El nostre heroi (track 1)
Going to Win (track 1)
Hear My Prayer (English translation of Nessun dorma) (track 1)
Tosca: Aufzug III. "Und es blitzen die Sterne" ("E lucevan le stelle") (track 13)
part of:
Gianni Schicchi (track 3)
Il tabarro (tracks 4–5)
La rondine (act) (tracks 6–7)
Le Villi: Atto II (track 21)
Edgar (final revision in 3 acts) (act) (track 20)
La fanciulla del West (act) (track 8)
Turandot: Atto III (track 1)
Manon Lescaut (act) (track 18)
Tosca: Atto I (track 12)
Tosca: Atto III (track 13)
Manon Lescaut: Atto I (tracks 15–16)
La bohème: Atto I (track 14)
Turandot: Atto I (track 2)
partial recording of:
Edgar: Atto II (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 20)
La fanciulla del West: Atto II (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 8)
La rondine: Atto I (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 6)
La rondine: Atto III (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 7)
Manon Lescaut: Atto III (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 18)
parts:
Manon Lescaut: Atto III. Intermezzo (Intermezzo between Acts II and III) (track 18)
recording of:
Il tabarro: "Come è difficile esser felici!" (Giorgetta) (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 5)
Il tabarro: "Hai ben ragione" (Luigi) (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 4)
La fanciulla del West: Atto III. “Ch’ella mi creda libero e lontano” (Johnson, Rance) (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 9)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Amore o grillo” (Pinkerton, Sharpless) (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 10)
Madama Butterfly: Atto III. “Addio, fiorito asil” (Pinkerton, Sharpless) (1997-06 – 1997-07) (track 11)
referred to in medleys: