Tracklist

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# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 1: Villanelle
Hector Berlioz 2:50
2 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 2: Les spectre de la rose
Hector Berlioz 6:24
3 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 3: Sur les lagunes
Hector Berlioz 7:20
4 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 4: Absence
Hector Berlioz 5:41
5 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 5: Au cimetière (Clair de lune)
Hector Berlioz 5:50
6 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 6: L'île inconnue
Hector Berlioz 4:00
7 La captive, Op. 12
Hector Berlioz 7:55
8 Le jeune pâtre breton, Op. 13 No. 4
Hector Berlioz 5:52
9 Zaïde, Op. 19 No. 1
Hector Berlioz 3:43
10 Cantata "Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt", BWV 68: My Heart Ever Faithful
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:33
11 Cantata "Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis", BWV 21: Sighing, Weeping
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:59
12 Messiah, HWV 56: I Know that My Redeemer Liveth
Georg Friedrich Händel 6:53
13 The Creation: With Verdure Clad
Joseph Haydn 6:35
14 Elijah: Hear, Ye Israel
Felix Mendelssohn 6:11

Credits

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composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (track 14)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1714) (track 11)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1725) (track 10)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 12)
Hector Berlioz (1834) (track 9)
Hector Berlioz (1841) (tracks 1–3, 3–4, 4–6)
conductor:
Max Rudolf (tracks 10–14)
Dimitri Mitropoulos (1954) (tracks 1–6)
librettist:
Julius Schubring (track 14)
Christiana Mariana von Ziegler (1728) (track 10)
lyricist:
Roger de Beauvoir (track 9)
Théophile Gautier (tracks 1–3, 3–4, 4–6)
orchestra:
Columbia Symphony Orchestra (tracks 7–14)
Jean Morel (Conductor) (tracks 7–9)
Columbia Symphony Orchestra (1954) (tracks 1–6)
soprano vocals:
Eleanor Steber (tracks 10–11)
Eleanor Steber (1954) (tracks 1–6)
translator:
William Bartholomew (track 14)
part of:
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 107B) (track 9)
arrangements:
My Heart ever Faithful from Cantata, BWV 68 (for piano, Friedman) (track 10)
later translated versions:
part of:
Elijah, op. 70, Part II (with English libretto by William Bartholomew) (track 14)
Les nuits d'été, H. 81, op. 7 (tracks 1–3, 3–4, 4–6)
recording of:

Release

ASIN: US: B0000029PH [info]