Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Nessun Dorma
5 3:06
2 O Sole Mio
3:26
3 La Danza
3:13
4 La Donna E Mobile
2:26
5 M'appari tutt'amore
3:36
6 Che gelida manina
4:45
7 Maira, Mari!
4:04
8 Una furtiva lagrima
4:51
9 Recondita armonia
3:02
10 Amor ti vieta
1:50
11 Core 'ngrato
4:58
12 Funiculi Funicula
2:47
13 E lucevan le stelle
3:07
14 Celeste Aida
4:12
15 Vesti la giubba
3:49
16 Ch'ella mi creda
2:09
17 Torna a Surriento
4:24

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Bologna, Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy (1977) (tracks 7, 12)
arranger:
Giancarlo Chiaramello (tracks 2, 11)
choir vocals:
John Alldis Choir (1972-08-10) (track 1)
composer:
Luigi Denza (track 12)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (track 3)
Eduardo di Capua (track 7)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (– 1851-03-11) (track 4)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (1832) (track 8)
Friedrich von Flotow (composer) (1849) (track 5)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896) (track 6)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896 – 1899) (tracks 9, 13)
Umberto Giordano (Italian opera composer) (1898) (track 10)
Eduardo di Capua (1898) (track 2)
Ernesto de Curtis (1902) (track 17)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1910) (track 16)
Salvatore Cardillo (Italian-American composer) (1911) (track 11)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1921-03 – 1924-03) (track 1)
conductor:
Richard Bonynge (conductor and pianist) (tracks 3, 5)
Oliviero de Fabritiis (conductor and composer) (tracks 10, 16)
Leone Magiera (conductor, pianist) (tracks 13–14)
Giuseppe Patanè (conductor) (track 15)
Nicola Rescigno (tracks 9–10)
Richard Bonynge (conductor and pianist) (1971-06) (track 4)
Richard Bonynge (conductor and pianist) (1971-06-28 – 1971-07-16) (track 8)
Zubin Mehta (conductor) (1972-08-10 – 1972-08-25) (track 1)
Herbert von Karajan (conductor) (1972-10) (track 6)
Anton Guadagno (conductor) (1977) (tracks 7, 12)
Giancarlo Chiaramello (1979) (tracks 2, 17)
engineer:
James Lock (engineer) (tracks 6, 8)
Colin Moorfoot (engineer) (track 6)
Gordon Parry (engineer) (track 6)
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (track 8)
librettist:
Giuseppe Adami (track 1)
Arturo Colautti (track 10)
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 6)
Luigi Illica (track 6)
Renato Simoni (track 1)
Francesco Maria Piave (– 1851-03-11) (track 4)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896 – 1899) (tracks 9, 13)
Luigi Illica (1896 – 1899) (tracks 9, 13)
lyricist:
Carlo Pepoli (Italian librettist, 19th c.) (track 3)
Vincenzo Russo (track 7)
Peppino Turco (track 12)
Giovanni Capurro (1898) (track 2)
Ricardo Cordiferro (1911) (track 11)
orchestra:
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music) (tracks 9–10, 15–16)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 5)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (tracks 13–14)
London Symphony Orchestra (1971-06) (track 4)
English Chamber Orchestra (1971-06-28 – 1971-07-16) (track 8)
London Philharmonic Orchestra (1972-08-10 – 1972-08-25) (track 1)
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (1972-10) (track 6)
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music) (1979) (tracks 2, 17)
producer:
David Harvey (producer) (track 4)
James Mallinson (producer) (track 6)
Ray Minshull (track 6)
Michael Woolcock (producer) (track 4)
sound engineer:
Stanley Goodall (engineer) (track 4)
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (tracks 3, 5, 9–11, 13–16)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (1971-06) (track 4)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (1971-06-28 – 1971-07-16) (track 8)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (1972-08-10 – 1972-08-25) (track 1)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (1972-10) (track 6)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (1977) (tracks 7, 12)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (1979) (tracks 2, 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Dala Luma (track 11)
The Decca Record Company Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1973) (track 6)
The Decca Record Company Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1979) (track 2)
publisher:
Ed. G. Ricordi & Cia. SpA (tracks 1, 11)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1971-06) (track 4)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1971-06-28 – 1971-07-16) (track 8)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1972-08-10 – 1972-08-25) (track 1)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1972-10) (track 6)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1979) (tracks 2, 17)
compiled in:
arrangements:
Funiculì, funiculà (for band, Reed) (track 12)
Nessun dorma (for brass band, arr. Snell) (track 1)
Rigoletto: Atto III. “La donna è mobile” (Duca) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Torna a Surriento (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
フニクリ・フニクラ (translated) (track 12)
is the basis for:
Puff von Barcelona (track 12)
Surrender (track 17)
later translated versions:
Ak, Marī! (track 7)
El nostre heroi (track 1)
Going to Win (track 1)
Hear My Prayer (English translation of Nessun dorma) (track 1)
Mana saule (track 2)
Tosca: Aufzug III. "Und es blitzen die Sterne" ("E lucevan le stelle") (track 13)
おにのパンツ (track 12)
人知れぬ涙 (track 8)
later versions:
live recording of:
part of:
Fedora: Atto II (track 10)
Turandot: Atto III (track 1)
Tosca: Atto I (track 9)
Tosca: Atto III (track 13)
Soirées musicales (track 3)
La bohème: Atto I (track 6)
recording of:
Core ’ngrato (track 11)
Turandot: Atto III, Scena I. Aria “Nessun dorma” (Calaf) (1972-08-10 – 1972-08-25) (track 1)
Funiculì, funiculà (1977) (track 12)
Maria, Marì! (1977) (track 7)
Torna a Surriento (1979) (track 17)
’O sole mio (1979) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on a Song (tracks 2, 12)
Barcelona Games Medley (tracks 4, 13)
Spaghetti mix (track 2)
translated version of: