Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Ouverture
3:37
2 Avec La Garde Montante (Act One)
3:55
3 Quand Je Vous Aimerai? ...Habanera: L'Amour Est Un Oiseau Rebelle (Act One)
4:46
4 C'est Votre Mère Qui M'envoie...Parle-moi De Ma Mère (Act One)
8:57
5 Près Des Remparts De Séville (Act One)
4:32
6 Les Triangles Des Sistres Tintalent (Act Two)
4:17
7 Votre Toast Je Peux Vous Le Rendre (Act Two)
4:49
8 La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetée (Act Two)
7:50
9 Mélons! Coupons! (Act Three)
6:50
10 C'Est Des Contrabandiers...Je Dis Que Rien Ne M'Epouvante (Act Three)
5:49
11 Les Voici (Act Four)
6:52
12 C'est Toi? C'est Moi! (Act Four)
8:44

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Claude Cales (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (track 2)
bass-baritone vocals:
Robert Massard (baritone) (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 7, 11)
composer:
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (tracks 1–10, 10–12)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1875) (track 8)
conductor:
Georges Prêtre (conductor) (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 1–12)
engineer:
Paul Vavasseur (engineer) (tracks 1–12)
librettist:
Ludovic Halévy (tracks 2–10, 10–12)
Henri Meilhac (tracks 2–10, 10–12)
Ludovic Halévy (1875) (track 8)
Henri Meilhac (1875) (track 8)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Jane Berbié (mezzo-soprano) (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 6, 9)
Maria Callas (soprano) (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 3, 5, 8–9, 11–12)
orchestra:
Orchestre de l’Opéra National de Paris (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Michel Glotz (tracks 1–12)
soprano vocals:
Maria Callas (soprano) (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (track 6)
Andréa Guiot (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 4, 10)
Nadine Sautereau (French soprano) (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 6, 9, 11)
tenor vocals:
Nicolai Gedda (tenor) (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 2, 4–5, 8, 12)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1964) (track 6)
arrangements:
Carmen (jazz arrangement of the Habanera from Bizet's Carmen) (track 3)
Carmen: Habanera (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
is based on:
El arreglito (track 3)
is the basis for:
Carmen Suite no. 1: IV. Séguedille (based on Carmen: Act I. Séguedille et Duo « Près des remparts de Séville ») (track 5)
Carmen Suite no. 1: VI. Les Toréadors (theme from Carmen: Prelude to Act I and Carmen: Act IV. « Les voici ! Voici la quadrille ! ») (tracks 1, 11)
Chains of Love (Disney song based on the melody of the Habanera from Carmen) (track 3)
Señorita (track 3)
later translated versions:
Habanera de Carmen (track 3)
later versions:
part of:
Carmen: Acte II (tracks 6–8, 8)
Carmen (Opera by Georges Bizet) (track 1)
Carmen : Acte IV (tracks 11–12)
Carmen : Acte III (tracks 9–10, 10)
Carmen: Acte I (tracks 2–5)
recording of:
Carmen: Prélude (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on a Song (tracks 3, 7)
Barcelona Games Medley (tracks 1, 7–8)