Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 La bohème: Che gelida manina / Sì, mi chiamano Mimì
4:25
2 La bohème: O soave fanciulla
3:40
3 La bohème: Dunque è proprio finita! / Addio, dolce svegliare
5:05
4 La bohème: In un coupé?… O, Mimì tu più non torni
1:45
5 La bohème: O Dio! Mimì
5:15
6 Tosca: Recondita armonia
2:50
7 Tosca: Mario! Mario!
5:55
8 Tosca: Tre sbirri, una carrozza … Te Deum
4:37
9 Tosca: Vissi d’arte, vissi d’amore
3:43
10 Tosca: E lucevan le stelle
2:50

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Silvano Carroli (baritone) (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (track 8)
Fabio Previati (baritone) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 3–5)
Boaz Senator (operatic baritone) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 5)
bass vocals:
Jozef Špaček (operatic bass) (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (track 8)
Ivan Urbas (operatic bass) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 5)
choir vocals:
Slowakischer Philharmoniker Chor (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (track 8)
Bratislawer Kinderchor (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 1–5)
Slowakischer Philharmoniker Chor (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 1–5)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1, 3, 3, 3–4, 4–5, 7–9)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896) (tracks 1–2)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896 – 1899) (tracks 6, 10)
conductor:
Alexander Rahbari (Ali Rahbari, often credited as "Alexander" Rahbari) (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (tracks 6–10)
Will Humburg (conductor) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 1–5)
librettist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (tracks 1, 1, 3, 3–4, 4–5, 7–9)
Luigi Illica (tracks 1, 1–3, 3–4, 4–5, 7–9)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896) (track 2)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896 – 1899) (tracks 6, 10)
Luigi Illica (1896 – 1899) (tracks 6, 10)
orchestra:
Tschechoslowakischer Sinfonie Orchester (Bratislawa) (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (tracks 6–10)
Tschechoslowakischer Sinfonie Orchester (Bratislawa) (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 1–5)
producer:
Hubert Geschwandtner (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–4)
Karol Kopernický (producer) (tracks 1–4)
soprano vocals:
Nelly Miricioiu (soprano) (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (tracks 7, 9)
Carmen Gonzalez (soprano) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 3, 5)
Ľuba Orgonášová (soprano) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 1–3, 5)
tenor vocals:
Miroslav Dvorský (tenor) (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (track 8)
Giorgio Lamberti (tenor) (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (tracks 6–7, 10)
Jonathan Welch (tenor) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 1–5)
publisher:
recorded at:
Concert Hall of the Slovak Radio in Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
"Vissi d’arte" from Tosca (for piano, Mikhashoff) (track 9)
later translated versions:
Tosca: Aufzug III. "Und es blitzen die Sterne" ("E lucevan le stelle") (track 10)
part of:
La bohème: Atto III (tracks 3, 3, 3)
Tosca: Atto III (track 10)
La bohème: Atto IV (tracks 4, 4–5)
Tosca: Atto I (tracks 6–8)
Tosca: Atto II (track 9)
La bohème: Atto I (tracks 1, 1–2)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Tosca: Atto II, Scena V. “Vissi d’arte” (Tosca) (1990-04-07 – 1990-04-14) (track 9)
La bohème: Atto III. no. 19. “Dunque è proprio finita” (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (tracks 3, 3)
La bohème: Atto IV. no. 26. “O Dio! Mimì!” (Rodolfo) (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 5)
La bohème: Atto III. "Addio, dolce svegliare" (1990-04-23 – 1990-05-04) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:

Release

part of:The Great Composers and Their Music (Marshall Cavendish) (number: 59)