Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ah! mes amis...Pour mon âme
Gaetano Donizetti 6:58
2 Pour me rapprocher de Marie
Gaetano Donizetti 3:45
3 Quanto è bella
Gaetano Donizetti 2:31
4 Una furtiva lagrima
Gaetano Donizetti 4:50
5 Una vergine, un'angel di Dio
Gaetano Donizetti 3:51
6 Si, che un solo accento
Gaetano Donizetti 3:14
7 Favorita del re!..Spirto gentil
Gaetano Donizetti 4:46
8 Inosservato, penetrava..Angelo casto e bel
Gaetano Donizetti 7:12
9 Deserto in terra
Gaetano Donizetti 5:57
10 Com'è gentil
Gaetano Donizetti 3:40
11 Ah! rimiro il bel sembiante
Gaetano Donizetti 5:31
12 Tombe degli avi miei
Gaetano Donizetti 7:06
13 Tu che a Dio spiegasti l'ali
Gaetano Donizetti 4:56

Credits

CD 1

assistant producer:
Michael Woolcock (producer) (tracks 5–7)
baritone vocals:
Eric Garrett (English Bass) (track 1)
bass vocals:
Nicolaï Ghiaurov (operatic bass) (tracks 5, 13)
bass-baritone vocals:
Roger Soyer (French operatic bass-baritone) (track 11)
choir vocals:
Ambrosian Singers (track 10)
chorus master:
Douglas Robinson (chorus master) (tracks 1, 13)
composer:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (tracks 1–3, 5–13)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (1832) (track 4)
conductor:
Richard Bonynge (conductor and pianist) (tracks 1–7, 11–13)
Leone Magiera (conductor, pianist) (track 10)
Sir Edward Downes (conductor) (1968-06) (tracks 8–9)
engineer:
James Brown (chorister) (tracks 8–9)
James Lock (engineer) (tracks 8–9)
librettist:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 10)
Salvadore Cammarano (Italian librettist) (track 12)
Charles Duveyrier (track 8)
Alphonse Royer (tracks 5–6)
Giovanni Ruffini (librettist) (track 10)
Eugène Scribe (track 8)
Gustave Vaëz (tracks 5–6)
orchestra:
English Chamber Orchestra (tracks 3–4)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 10)
Wiener Opernorchester (1968-06) (tracks 8–9)
producer:
Christopher Raeburn (tracks 1–10, 12–13)
Michael Woolcock (producer) (track 11)
recording engineer:
James Lock (engineer) (tracks 1–4, 8–13)
Colin Moorfoot (engineer) (tracks 5–7, 11)
Gordon Parry (engineer) (tracks 1–2)
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (tracks 3–7, 10, 12–13)
tenor vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (tracks 1–7, 10–13)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (1968-06) (tracks 8–9)
translator:
Angelo Zanardini (track 8)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1967-07) (tracks 1–2)
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1968-06) (tracks 8–9)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1969-09 – 1971-01) (track 10)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1970-01 – 1970-06) (tracks 3–4)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1971-06 – 1971-07) (tracks 12–13)
Teatro Comunale di Bologna in Bologna, Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy (1974-09 – 1975-07) (track 11)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
人知れぬ涙 (track 4)
part of:
Il duca d'Alba (track 8)
La Favorite (tracks 5–6)
partial recording of:
La Favorite: Acte I (tracks 5–6)
recording of:
translated version of: