Annotation

3 Jewel Cases in -- I presume -- a cardboard slip case.

Individual cat#s / barcodes:

CD 1: COL SK 66595 / 5099706659525
CD 2: COL SK 66596 / 5099706659624
CD 3: COL SK 66597 / 5099706659723

Annotation last modified on 2013-03-22 01:29 UTC.

Tracklist

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CD 1: José Carreras
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 South Pacific: Some Enchanted Evening Richard Rodgers 3:19
2 La ricordanza Vincenzo Bellini 5:32
3 Andrea Chenier: Come un bel di di maggio Umberto Giordano 3:17
4 Ave Maria Franz Schubert 4:30
5 Tosca: E lucevan le stelle Giacomo Puccini 3:08
6 Amor marinaro Gaetano Donizetti 2:38
7 Turandot: Nessun dorma! Giacomo Puccini 3:24
8 Poliuto: Sfolgeró divigno raggio Gaetano Donizetti 1:41
9 Sechs Katalanische Lieder: El chant dels occels [traditional] 3:22
10 Sechs Katalanische Lieder: T'estimo [unknown] 2:41
11 Sechs Katalanische Lieder: Pel teu amor Josep Ribas i Gabriel 4:45
12 Sechs Katalanische Lieder: Damunt de tu, només les flores [unknown] 4:05
13 Sechs Katalanische Lieder: Cancó de passar cantant [unknown] 2:48
14 Sechs Katalanische Lieder: Cancó de grumet Eduard Toldrà i Soler 2:34
15 Guten Abend, gute Nacht Johannes Brahms 2:58
CD 2: Placido Domingo
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 L'Elisir d'amore: Una furtiva lagrima Gaetano Donizetti 4:33
2 L'Elisir d'amore: Venti scudi Gaetano Donizetti 7:07
3 Le Villi: Roberto's Arie Giacomo Puccini 6:26
4 Madame Butterfly: Addio fiorito asil Giacomo Puccini 2:04
5 Gianna Schicchi: Firenze è come un albero fiorito Giacomo Puccini 2:08
6 Mefistofele: Dai campi, dai prati Arrigo Boito 2:14
7 Le Cid: Rodrigo's Gebet Jules Massenet 3:31
8 La Traviata: Lunge da lei Giuseppe Verdi 3:32
9 Freund Fritz: Suzel, buon di Pietro Mascagni 8:29
10 Giuditta: Freunde, das Leben ist lebenswert Franz Lehár 2:44
11 Granada Agustín Lara 4:15
12 Ideale Francesco Paolo Tosti 4:25
13 Musica proibita Stanislao Gastaldon 3:47
14 Te quiero, morena José Serrano 2:55
CD 3: Luciano Pavarotti
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Die beiden Foscari: Dal piú remoto esilio Giuseppe Verdi 5:07
2 Die beiden Foscari: Si, lo sento iddio mi chiama Giuseppe Verdi 4:15
3 Die sizilianische Vesper: À toi que j'ai chérie Giuseppe Verdi 3:55
4 Ernani: Odi il voto Giuseppe Verdi 4:42
5 Attila: Oh dolore Giuseppe Verdi 3:39
6 Attila: Io la vidi Giuseppe Verdi 7:06
7 Rigoletto: La Donna e mobile Giuseppe Verdi 2:13
8 La Bohème: Che gelida manina Giacomo Puccini 4:11
9 Fedora: Amor ti vieta Umberto Giordano 1:53
10 Mamma Cesare Andrea Bixio 3:01
11 Lolita Arturo Buzzi‐Peccia 2:59
12 La mia canzone al vento Cesare Andrea Bixio 3:00
13 O sole mio Eduardo di Capua 2:58
14 Chitarra romana Eldo Di Lazzaro 3:27
15 Rondine al nido Vincenzo de Crescenzo 4:17

Credits

CD 1: José Carreras

piano:
Martin Katz (tracks 2, 6)
composer:
Vincenzo Bellini (Sicilian opera composer) (track 2)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (tracks 6, 8)
Richard Rodgers (track 1)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 9)
Johannes Brahms (German composer) (1868) (track 15)
Umberto Giordano (Italian opera composer) (1896) (track 3)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896 – 1899) (track 5)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1921-03 – 1924-03) (track 7)
Josep Ribas i Gabriel (1922) (track 11)
conductor:
Oleg Caetani (conductor) (track 8)
Joan Casas (tracks 9–14)
Lorin Maazel (conductor) (track 7)
Giuseppe Patanè (conductor) (track 3)
Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor and pianist) (track 5)
Jonathan Tunick (track 1)
dedicated to:
Bertha Faber (track 15)
librettist:
Giuseppe Adami (track 7)
Renato Simoni (track 7)
Luigi Illica (1896) (track 3)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896 – 1899) (track 5)
Luigi Illica (1896 – 1899) (track 5)
lyricist:
Tomàs Garcés (track 14)
Carlo Pepoli (Italian librettist, 19th c.) (track 2)
Georg Scherer (track 15)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
"Des Knaben Wunderhorn" (Special Purpose Artist) (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 9)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 6)
Miquel Poal i Aregall (1922) (track 11)
orchestra:
Nemzeti Filharmonikus zenekar (Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra) (tracks 3, 5)
Wiener Symphoniker (track 8)
tenor vocals:
José Carreras (Spanish tenor) (tracks 3–8, 15)
vocals:
José Carreras (Spanish tenor) (tracks 1–2, 9–14)
premiered at:
[concert] (1869-12-22) (track 15)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 1)
arrangements:
5 Lieder, op. 49: Nr. 4. Wiegenlied (for piano solo, Moore) (track 15)
5 Lieder, op. 49: Nr. 4. Wiegenlied (for piano, Reger) (track 15)
5 Lieder, op. 49: Nr. 4. Wiegenlied (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Ave Maria (The Priests arrangement) (track 4)
Ave Maria (arr. Hazell) (track 4)
El cant dels ocells (for cello and piano, Casals) (track 9)
Nessun Dorma (track 7)
Nessun dorma (for brass band, arr. Snell) (track 7)
Tosca: “E lucevan le stelle” (Paul de Senneville arrangement) (track 5)
Turandot: Atto III, Scena I. Aria “Nessun dorma” (Calaf) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Wiegenlied (for piano solo, Grainger) (track 15)
Wiegenlied (for piano, Cortot) (track 15)
Wiegenlied (for violin and piano, Spalding) (track 15)
ブラームスの子守歌 (translated) (track 15)
is the basis for:
Ave Maria (track 4)
Close Your Eyes (track 15)
Nessun dorma (Rapsody, rap song very loosely based on Puccini's Turandot) (track 7)
Tosca Mimì (track 5)
later translated versions:
Berceuse de Brahms (French version (a.k.a. "Bonne nuit").) (track 15)
El nostre heroi (track 7)
Going to Win (track 7)
Hear My Prayer (English translation of Nessun dorma) (track 7)
Lullaby (track 15)
Tosca: 3. Akt. „Und es blitzen die Sterne” (Cavaradossi) (“E lucevan le stelle”) (track 5)
Vuggesang (Brahms) (track 15)
part of:
Poliuto: Atto II (number) (track 8)
Turandot: Atto III (order: 2) (track 7)
Tosca: Atto III (order: 3) (track 5)
5 Lieder, op. 49 (order: 4) (track 15)
South Pacific (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (order: 5) (track 1)
recording of:
5 Lieder, op. 49: Nr. 4. Wiegenlied (for voice and piano) (track 15)
Ave Maria (Schubert’s Ave Maria: Latin “Ave Maria” text sung to the tune of ‘Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria”’) (track 4)
Cançó de grumet (track 14)
La ricordanza (track 2)
Rosó (Pel teu amor) (track 11)
Some Enchanted Evening (South Pacific) (track 1)
T'estimo (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Opera Mortis (order: 2) (track 7)
South Pacific Suite (order: 3) (track 1)
Barcelona Games Medley (order: 9) (track 5)
version of:
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 4)

CD 2: Placido Domingo

composer:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 2)
Franz Lehár (composer) (track 10)
Pietro Mascagni (composer) (track 9)
Jules Massenet (French Romantic composer) (track 7)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 3–5)
José Serrano (Spanish composer) (track 14)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (track 8)
Stanislao Gastaldon (track 13)
Arrigo Boito (librettist, composer) (track 6)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (1832) (track 1)
Francesco Paolo Tosti (composer) (1882) (track 12)
Agustín Lara (1932) (track 11)
conductor:
Lorin Maazel (conductor) (tracks 3–5)
Zubin Mehta (conductor) (tracks 8–13)
Luis Antonio García Navarro (conductor) (track 14)
Giuseppe Patanè (conductor) (track 6)
Sir John Pritchard (conductor) (tracks 1–2)
Eve Queler (conductor) (track 7)
librettist:
Édouard Blau (Librettist) (track 7)
Arrigo Boito (librettist, composer) (track 6)
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 4)
Luigi Illica (track 4)
Louis Gallet (track 7)
Adolphe d'Ennery (track 7)
lyricist:
Carmelo Errico (track 12)
Ferdinando Fontana (track 3)
Stanislao Gastaldon (track 13)
Agustín Lara (1932) (track 11)
orchestra:
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music and opera) (track 3)
Nemzeti Filharmonikus zenekar (Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra) (track 6)
New York Philharmonic (tracks 8–13)
ORF Radio‐Symphonieorchester Wien (previously ORF-Symphonieorchester) (track 14)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 4)
vocals:
Plácido Domingo (tenor) (tracks 1–14)
publisher:
Southern Music Co. (track 11)
Peer International Corp. (1932 –) (track 11)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Granada (English version, lyrics by Dorothy Dodd) (track 11)
Granada (German version) (track 11)
人知れぬ涙 (track 1)
part of:
Gianni Schicchi (track 5)
Giuditta: Akt I (track 10)
Le Villi: Atto II (track 3)
La traviata: Atto II (order: 1) (track 8)
L’amico Fritz: Atto II (number) (order: 3) (track 9)
Mefistofele: Atto I (order: 3) (track 6)
L’elisir d’amore: Atto II (number) (order: 6) (track 2)
L’elisir d’amore: Atto II (number) (order: 15) (track 1)
partial recording of:
Le Cid (track 7)
parts:
1. Le Cid: Acte I (track 7)
2. Le Cid: Acte II (track 7)
3. Le Cid: Acte III (track 7)
4. Le Cid: Acte IV (track 7)
recording of:
Granada (original Spanish version) (track 11)
Ideale (track 12)
Musica proibita (track 13)

CD 3: Luciano Pavarotti

arranger:
Henry Mancini (US composer, conductor & arranger) (track 12)
composer:
Cesare Andrea Bixio (tracks 10, 10, 12)
Alfredo Mazzucchi (track 13)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 1–6)
Vincenzo de Crescenzo (neapolitan song writer, 1875-1964) (track 15)
Eldo Di Lazzaro (tracks 14, 14)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (– 1851-03-11) (track 7)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896) (track 8)
Umberto Giordano (Italian opera composer) (1898) (tracks 9, 9)
Eduardo di Capua (1898) (track 13)
conductor:
Claudio Abbado (conductor) (tracks 1–6)
Emerson Buckley (conductor) (tracks 7–8, 11–13, 15)
Emerson Buckley (conductor) (1985-08-14) (tracks 9–10, 14)
librettist:
Arturo Colautti (tracks 9, 9)
Charles Duveyrier (track 3)
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 8)
Luigi Illica (track 8)
Francesco Maria Piave (tracks 1–2, 4, 6)
Eugène Scribe (track 3)
Temistocle Solera (track 6)
Francesco Maria Piave (– 1851-03-11) (track 7)
lyricist:
Bixio Cherubini (tracks 10, 10, 12)
Bruno Cherubini (brother of Bixio Cherubini) (tracks 14, 14)
Vincenzo de Crescenzo (neapolitan song writer, 1875-1964) (track 15)
Eldo Di Lazzaro (tracks 14, 14)
Giovanni Capurro (1898) (track 13)
orchestra:
tenor vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (tracks 5, 8)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (1985-08-14) (tracks 9–10, 14)
vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 9–15)
publisher:
Bideri CEVEL (track 13)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 15)
recorded at:
Piazza Grande, Modena in Modena, Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy (1985-08-14) (tracks 9–10, 14)
arrangements:
La donna è mobile (arr. Litten) (track 7)
Mamma (tracks 10, 10)
Rigoletto: Atto III. “La donna è mobile” (Duca) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Rigoletto: La donna è mobile (per quartetto d'archi) (track 7)
is the basis for:
It Takes More (tracks 14, 14)
later translated versions:
Guitarra romana (tracks 14, 14)
I vespri siciliani (track 3)
Mama (deutsch) (tracks 10, 10)
Mamma (tracks 10, 10)
Mana saule (track 13)
Romanialainen kitara (tracks 14, 14)
later versions:
It’s Now or Never (track 13)
Maman (tracks 10, 10)
live recording of:
Chitarra romana (1985-08-14) (track 14)
Fedora: Atto II. “Amor ti vieta” (1985-08-14) (track 9)
Mamma (1985-08-14) (track 10)
part of:
Ernani (track 4)
Fedora: Atto II (tracks 9, 9)
For the First Time (1959 film) (track 13)
Rigoletto: Atto III (number) (order: 2) (track 7)
I due Foscari: Atto I (number) (order: 3) (track 1)
La bohème: Atto I (order: 13) (track 8)
I due Foscari: Atto I (number) (order: 15) (track 2)
partial recording of:
Attila (track 6)
parts:
1. Attila: Prologo (track 6)
2. Attila: Atto I (track 6)
3. Attila: Atto II (track 6)
4. Attila: Atto III (track 6)
recording of:
Attila “O dolore! Ed io vivea” (alternative aria) (track 5)
Chitarra romana (track 14)
Lolita (track 11)
Mamma (track 10)
Rondine al nido (Swallow's Nest) (track 15)
[Ernani: Atto II] Odi il voto - Sprezzo la vita (alternative aria written for Nicola Ivanoff) (track 4)
’O sole mio (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on a Song (track 13)
Spaghetti mix (order: 9) (track 13)
Barcelona Games Medley (order: 15) (track 7)

Release

ASIN:DE: B000YI9G76 [info]