Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Acis y Galatea: As When Dove Laments Her Love
G. F. Haendel 8:25
2 Las Bodas de Fígaro: Dove Sono
W. A. Mozart 7:59
3 Semiramide: Eccomi al fine in Babilonia
G. Rossini 8:58
4 Don Pasquale: Quel guardo il cavaliere
G. Donizetti 6:45
5 La forza del destino: Pace, pace mio Dio!
G. Verdi 6:09
6 Carmen: Habanera
G. Bizet 4:28
7 Los cuentos de Hoffmann: Barcarola
J. Offenbach 4:22
8 Manon: Adieu notre petite table
J. Massenet 3:54
9 Le Cid: Pleurez mes yeux
J. Massenet 6:24
10 La Wally: Ebben?... Ne andrò lontana
A. Catalani 3:52
11 Tosca: Vissi d'arte
G. Puccini 3:55
12 Giannu Schicchi: O mio babbino caro
G. Puccini 2:44
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jugar con fuego: Un tiempo fue que en dulce calma
F. A. Barbieri 3:58
2 El barberillo de Lavapiés: Dúo Paloma, Marquesita
F. A. Barbieri 4:07
3 El barberillo de Lavapiés: Como nací en la calle de la Paloma
F. A. Barbieri 3:13
4 Las hijas del Zebedeo: Carceleras
R. Chapí 4:31
5 La canción del olvido: Marinela
J. Serrano 2:19
6 La del manojo de rosas: No corté más que una rosa
P. Sorozábal 3:58
7 Los claveles: Qué te importa que no venga
J. Serrano 3:51
8 Doña Francisquita: Canción del ruiseñor
A. Vives 4:54
9 Los Gavilanes: Dúo de Adriana y Rosaura
[unknown] 4:47
10 La Maja Dolorosa (tres tonadillas): Oh, muerte cruel
E. Granados 2:52
11 La Maja Dolorosa (tres tonadillas): Ay, majo de mi vida
E. Granados 2:20
12 La Maja Dolorosa (tres tonadillas): De aquel majo amante
E. Granados 3:30
13 Cántico de la esposa
J. Rodrigo 4:07
14 Quatre melodies: Rosa del cami
F. Mompou 1:31
15 Quatre melodies: Cortina de fullatger
F. Mompou 2:19
16 Quatre melodies: Incertitud
F. Mompou 1:12
17 Quatre melodies: Neu
F. Mompou 2:21
18 Alma, sintamos
P. Esteve 3:41
19 Cuando tan hermosa os miro
J. Turina 2:16
20 Cantares
J. Turina 2:31
21 Aquel sombrero de monte
F. Obradors 3:13

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
composer:
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (track 6)
Alfredo Catalani (composer) (track 10)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 4)
Jules Massenet (French Romantic composer) (track 8)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 2)
Jacques Offenbach (track 7)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 11–12)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (track 3)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (track 5)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1718) (track 1)
Jules Massenet (French Romantic composer) (1884 – 1885) (track 9)
conductor:
Odón Alonso (Spanish conductor, long time with Orquesta Sinfónica de Radio Televisión Española) (tracks 1, 5)
Max Bragado-Darman (tracks 2, 4)
Plácido Domingo (tenor) (track 9)
Konrad Leitner (track 12)
Luis A. García Navarro (conductor) (track 6)
Gian Paolo Sanzogno (Italian conductor) (tracks 3, 7, 11)
librettist:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 4)
Jules Barbier (track 7)
Lorenzo Da Ponte (track 2)
Giovacchino Forzano (track 12)
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 11)
Philippe Gille (track 8)
Ludovic Halévy (track 6)
Luigi Illica (tracks 10–11)
Henri Meilhac (tracks 6, 8)
Gaetano Rossi (track 3)
Giovanni Ruffini (librettist) (track 4)
John Gay (English poet and dramatist) (1718) (track 1)
orchestra:
Orquesta sinfónica de Madrid (tracks 3, 7, 11)
performer:
Edmon Colomer (track 10)
solo soprano vocals:
Victoria de los Ángeles (soprano) (track 1)
vocals:
Ainhoa Arteta (track 2)
Teresa Berganza (mezzo soprano) (track 6)
Montserrat Caballé (soprano) (track 9)
Pilar Lorengar (soprano) (track 10)
Isabel Rey (Spanish soprano) (track 4)
Katia Ricciarelli (soprano) (tracks 7, 11)
Renata Scotto (soprano) (track 12)
Lucia Valentini Terrani (mezzo soprano) (tracks 3, 7)
Leontina Vaduva (soprano) (track 8)
publisher:
arrangements:
Carmen (jazz arrangement of the Habanera from Bizet's Carmen) (track 6)
Carmen: Habanera (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Gianni Schicchi: “O mio babbino caro” (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
La Wally: Atto I. "Ebben? Ne andrò lontana" (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cosma) (track 10)
Les Contes d’Hoffmann: Barcarolle (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
“O mio babbino caro” from Gianni Schicchi (for piano, Mikhashoff) (track 12)
“Vissi d’arte” from Tosca (for piano, Mikhashoff) (track 11)
is based on:
El arreglito (track 6)
is the basis for:
Barcarolles (track 7)
Chains of Love (Disney song based on the melody of the Habanera from Carmen) (track 6)
Señorita (track 6)
later translated versions:
Habanera de Carmen (track 6)
Mīlas nakts (barkorāle no operas "Hofmaņa stāsti") (track 7)
私のお父さん (track 12)
later versions:
part of:
Gianni Schicchi (track 12)
La Wally: Atto I (track 10)
Le Cid: Acte III (track 9)
Les Contes d'Hoffmann: Acte III (Giulietta) (alternate order) (track 7)
Semiramide: Atto I (track 3)
Manon: Acte II (track 8)
Carmen: Acte I (track 6)
Tosca: Atto II (track 11)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on a Song (track 6)
Relax and Unwind With the Classics (preview) (tracks 7, 12)

CD 2

piano:
Ángel Soler (tracks 14–17)
Miguel Zanetti (pianist) (tracks 10–13, 18–21)
composer:
Francisco Asenjo Barbieri (tracks 1–3)
Ruperto Chapí (composer) (track 4)
Pablo Esteve (track 18)
Enrique Granados (composer) (tracks 10–12)
Jacinto Guerrero (track 9)
Fernando Obradors (track 21)
José Serrano (Spanish composer) (tracks 5, 7)
Pablo Sorozábal (track 6)
Amadeo Vives (track 8)
Federico Mompou (composer and pianist) (tracks 14–17)
Joaquín Turina (composer) (1917) (track 20)
Joaquín Rodrigo (Spanish composer and virtuoso pianist) (1934) (track 13)
Joaquín Turina (composer) (1935-10-22 – 1935-11-13) (track 19)
conductor:
Odón Alonso (Spanish conductor, long time with Orquesta Sinfónica de Radio Televisión Española) (track 7)
Enrique G. Asensio (conductor) (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–9)
Antonio G. Navarro (conductor) (track 3)
librettist:
Luis Mariano de Larra (tracks 2–3)
Ventura de la Vega (track 1)
lyricist:
Ramón de Campoamor (track 20)
San Juan de la Cruz (John of the Cross) (track 13)
Federico Mompou (composer and pianist) (tracks 14–17)
Fernando Periquet (tracks 10–12)
orchestra:
vocals:
Ainhoa Arteta (tracks 4–6)
María Bayo (soprano) (track 8)
Soraya Chaves (track 7)
Inmaculada Egido (Spanish soprano) (tracks 2, 9)
Pilar Lorengar (soprano) (tracks 3, 18–21)
María José Martos (tracks 1–2)
María José Montiel (Mezzo-soprano) (tracks 10–13)
Milagros Poblador (track 9)
Anna Ricci (tracks 14–17)
premiered at:
arrangements:
is based on:
Cántico espiritual (original poem) (track 13)
part of:
La del manojo de rosas: Acto I (number) (track 6)
Quatre melodies (tracks 14–17)
partial recording of:
Jugar con fuego (track 1)
Los claveles (track 7)
Los gavilanes (track 9)
parts:
recording of:
Alma, sintamos (track 18)

Release

editor:Juan José Urdangarín (Sound engineer)
liner notes:Arturo Reverter
ASIN:ES: B00005JIRC [info]