Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Barber of Seville, Overture
7:08
2 The Barber of Seville, Largo al factotum
4:56
3 The Barber of Seville, Un voce poco fa
5:43
4 La Cerentola, Una volta c'era un re
2:50
5 La Cerentola, Siete voi- Questo é un nodo Avviluppato
13:10
6 La Cerentola, Nacqui all'affano e al pianto. Non più mesta
7:26
7 Mosé in Egitto, Dal tuo stellato soglio
5:12
8 The Thieving Magpie, Overture
9:57
9 William Tell, Overture
11:05

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Thomas Allen (baritone) (1982-06) (track 2)
John del Carlo (bass-baritone) (1987-06) (track 4)
bass vocals:
Ruggero Raimondi (bass-baritone) (1981-08) (track 7)
bass-baritone vocals:
Simone Alaimo (track 5)
Ruggero Raimondi (bass-baritone) (track 5)
choir vocals:
The Ambrosian Singers (1981-08) (track 7)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (1817) (track 8)
conductor:
Sir Neville Marriner (tracks 5–6, 9)
Sir Neville Marriner (1976-12) (track 8)
Claudio Scimone (conductor) (1981-08) (track 7)
Neville Marriner (1982-06) (tracks 1–3)
Sir Neville Marriner (1987-06) (track 4)
librettist:
Cesare Sterbini (tracks 2–3)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Aγνή Mπάλτσα (mezzo-soprano) (tracks 4–5)
Sandra Browne (1981-08) (track 7)
Agnes Baltsa (mezzo-soprano) (1982-06) (track 3)
miscellaneous support:
Richard Nunn (keyboardist / conductor) (1981-06) (track 7)
Ubaldo Gardini (Vocal Coach / Language Coach /Violinist) (1981-08) (track 7)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1981-08) (track 7)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (1982-06) (tracks 1–3)
producer:
Erik Smith (British producer, pianist and harpsichordist) (tracks 2–3)
soprano vocals:
Carol Malone (Soprano) (track 5)
Felicity Palmer (mezzo-soprano) (track 5)
June Anderson (1981-08) (track 7)
Carol Malone (Soprano) (1987-06) (track 4)
Felicity Palmer (mezzo-soprano) (1987-06) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Francisco Araiza (tenor) (track 5)
Salvatore Fisichella (1981-08) (track 7)
recorded at:
edits:
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Figaro from “The Barber of Seville” (for violin and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 2)
La gazza ladra: Overture (for two guitars, Giuliani) (track 8)
La gazza ladra: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Figaro (track 2)
later parody versions:
Honneur aux barbus (track 2)
part of:
La gazza ladra (track 8)
recording of:
La gazza ladra: Overture (1976-12) (track 8)
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (catch-all for arrangements) (1982-06) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Barcelona Games Medley (tracks 2–3)

Release

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