Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Les Pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint
Georges Bizet 5:53
2 La bohème: O soave fanciulla
Giacomo Puccini 3:41
3 Lakmé: Dôme épais, le jasmin
Léo Delibes 5:35
4 La Traviata: Un dì felice
Giuseppe Verdi 3:06
5 La bohème: In un coupé
Giacomo Puccini 4:14
6 Madama Butterfly: Viene la sera
Giacomo Puccini 4:22
7 L' elisir d'amore: Venti scudi!
Gaetano Donizetti 7:22
8 La bohème: Mimì! Speravo di trovarti qui
Giacomo Puccini 4:49
9 Tosca: Mario! Mario! Mario!
Giacomo Puccini 3:23
10 La forza del destino: Solenne in quest'ora
Giuseppe Verdi 3:31
11 Manon Lescaut: O sarò la più bella!
Giacomo Puccini 9:18
12 Don Carlo: È Lui... Dio che nell'alma infondere
Giuseppe Verdi 7:27
13 Il barbiere di Siviglia: All'idea di quel metallo
Gioachino Rossini 8:35
14 Otello: Era la notte... Sì, pel ciel marmoreo
Giuseppe Verdi 6:43

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Игорь Анатольевич Морозов (1994-02-15 – 1994-02-24) (track 1)
choir vocals:
Bratislawer Kinderchor (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 2)
Slowakischer Philharmoniker Chor (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 2)
composer:
Léo Delibes (track 3)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 7)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 5, 5–6, 8–9, 11)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (track 13)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 4, 10, 12)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1863-04 – 1863-08) (track 1)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1884 – 1886-11-01) (track 14)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896) (track 2)
conductor:
Will Humburg (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 2)
Will Humburg (1990-05) (track 5)
Alexander Rahbari (Ali Rahbari, often credited as "Alexander" Rahbari) (1990-12-13 – 1990-12-21) (track 4)
Will Humburg (1992-11-16 – 1992-11-28) (track 13)
Johannes Wildner (1994-02-15 – 1994-02-24) (track 1)
engineer:
Hubert Geschwandtner (producer/engineer) (1994-02) (track 1)
librettist:
Arrigo Boito (track 14)
Michel Carré (librettist) (track 1)
Eugène Cormon (track 1)
Giuseppe Giacosa (tracks 5, 5, 8–9)
Philippe Gille (track 3)
Edmond Gondinet (track 3)
Luigi Illica (tracks 2, 5, 5, 8–9)
Camille du Locle (track 12)
Joseph Méry (track 12)
Francesco Maria Piave (tracks 4, 10)
Cesare Sterbini (track 13)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896) (track 2)
lyricist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 6)
Luigi Illica (track 6)
orchestra:
Tschechoslowakischer Sinfonie Orchester (Bratislawa) (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 2)
Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (1990-05) (track 5)
Czecho‐Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (1990-12-13 – 1990-12-21) (track 4)
Failoni Kamarazenekar (1992-11-16 – 1992-11-28) (track 13)
Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (1994-02-15 – 1994-02-24) (track 1)
producer:
Hubert Geschwandtner (producer/engineer) (track 2)
Karol Kopernický (producer) (track 2)
Günter Appenheimer (producer/engineer) (1990-12) (track 4)
Karol Kopernický (producer) (1994-02) (track 1)
soprano vocals:
Ľuba Orgonášová (soprano) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 2)
Monika Krause (soprano) (1990-12-13 – 1990-12-21) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Jonathan Welch (tenor) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 2)
Yordy Ramiro (tenor) (1990-12-13 – 1990-12-21) (track 4)
Janez Lotrič (1994-02-15 – 1994-02-24) (track 1)
recorded at:
Concert Hall of the Slovak Radio in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 2)
Concert Hall of the Slovak Radio in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1990-12-13 – 1990-12-21) (track 4)
Italian Institute of Culture in Budapest, Hungary (1992-11-16 – 1992-11-28) (track 13)
arrangements:
Au fond du temple saint from Les Pêcheurs de perles (for violin, viola and piano, Loeb) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Child of the Night (track 3)
Night Enchanted (track 3)
later translated versions:
part of:
Don Carlo: Atto I (track 12)
Otello: Atto II (track 14)
La bohème: Atto IV (tracks 5, 5)
Lakmé: Acte I (track 3)
Tosca: Atto I (track 9)
La bohème: Atto I (track 2)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Viene la sera” (Pinkerton, Butterfly, Suzuki) (track 6)