Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7: I. Villanelle. Allegro
Hector Berlioz 2:09
2 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7: II. Le Spectre de la rose. Adagio un poco lento e dolce assai
Hector Berlioz 6:32
3 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7: III. Sur les lagunes. Lamento. Andantino
Hector Berlioz 6:03
4 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7: IV. Absence. Adagio
Hector Berlioz 5:38
5 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7: V. Au Cimetière. Andantino non troppo lento
Hector Berlioz 5:30
6 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7: VI. L'ile inconnue. Allegro spiritoso
Hector Berlioz 3:36
7 La mort de Cléopâtre: I. Allegro vivace con impeto - Recitativo
Hector Berlioz 3:13
8 La mort de Cléopâtre: II. Lento cantabile - Recitativo
Hector Berlioz 7:20
9 La mort de Cléopâtre: III. Méditation. Largo misterioso
Hector Berlioz 5:08
10 La mort de Cléopâtre: IV. Allegro assai agitato
Hector Berlioz 3:00
11 La mort de Cléopâtre: V. Moderato. Recitativo misurato
Hector Berlioz 4:14
12 La Marseillaise: "Allons, enfants de la patrie"
Claude‐Joseph Rouget de l’Isle 4:08

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
France (1795-07-14 –) (track 12)
composer:
Hector Berlioz (1829) (tracks 7–11)
Hector Berlioz (1841) (tracks 1–6)
conductor:
Daniel Barenboim (tracks 1–12)
librettist:
Pierre-Ange Vieillard (tracks 7–11)
lyricist:
Théophile Gautier (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
Orchestre de Paris (tracks 1–12)
soprano vocals:
Jessye Norman (tracks 7–11)
Kiri Te Kanawa (tracks 1–6)
tenor vocals:
Plácido Domingo (track 12)
part of:
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 36) (tracks 7–11)
arrangements:
1789 (track 12)
Hymne des Marseillais, H. 51A (for choirs and orchestra) (track 12)
Hymne des Marseillais, H. 51B (for voices and piano) (track 12)
La Marseillaise (for violin solo, Stravinsky) (track 12)
is the basis for:
La Marseillaise (アドバンスド大戦略) (track 12)
later parody versions:
later versions:
La Marseillaise (Pour tous les enfants de la terre…) (track 12)
part of:
partial recording of:
La Mort de Cléopâtre (tracks 7–11)
parts:
recording of:
La Marseillaise (national anthem of France) (track 12)

Release

part of: Deutsche Grammophon Collection (number: 056)