Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 William Tell: Overture
12:09
2 William Tell: Orage
2:56
3 William Tell: Choir and Soloists: "On entend des montagnes"
1:52
4 William Tell: Mathilde and Arnold: "Oui, vous l'arrachez à mon âme"
7:12
5 William Tell: Choir and Soloists (Le Serment): "Jurons par nos dangers"
3:50
6 William Tell: Finale
3:09
7 The Thieving Magpie: Overture
10:40
8 The Barber of Seville: Overture
4 7:50
9 Semiramis: Overture
12:46

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
Oratorio Chorus (associated with National Chapell Baden) (tracks 3, 5)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (tracks 1, 3–5, 8–9)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (1817) (track 7)
conductor:
Henry Adolph (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 9)
Marcel Couraud (conductor) (tracks 2–6)
Anton Nanut (conductor) (track 8)
Rouslan Raychev (conductor) (track 8)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 1, 7–9)
orchestra:
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1, 7–8)
New Philharmonia Orchestra London (name used on budget releases, not the London Philharmonic, the Philharmonia or the New Philharmonia) (track 1)
Münchner Symphoniker (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym, not the former Symphonie-Orchester Graunke) (track 8)
National Chapell Baden (tracks 2–6)
Philharmonic Orchestra London (bogus name used on budget releases, not the London Philharmonic or the New Philharmonia) (track 1)
Philharmonia Slavonica (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 9)
Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija (RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra) (track 8)
Symphonic Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 7–9)
soprano vocals:
Irene Janmillot (soprano) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Tony Poncet (tenor) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Mediaphon (NOT for release label use! Mediaphon-Musikproduktion und Verlag GmbH) (1980) (tracks 2–6)
Mediaphon (NOT for release label use! Mediaphon-Musikproduktion und Verlag GmbH) (1989) (tracks 1, 7–9)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (for wind ensemble, arr. Sedlak) (track 8)
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (for two guitars, Giuliani) (track 8)
La gazza ladra: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
La gazza ladra: Overture (for two guitars, Giuliani) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Lone Ranger (track 1)
Rabbit of Seville (1950 Warner Bros. Looney Tunes theatrical cartoon short) (track 8)
Swingin' Willie (track 1)
later parody versions:
part of:
Guillaume Tell: Acte II (tracks 4–5)
La gazza ladra (track 7)
Semiramide (track 9)
recording of:
Guillaume Tell: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

Release

manufactured in:Canada
copyrighted by:Madacy Music Group, Inc. (1995)
distributed by:Madacy Music Group, Inc.
licensed from:Mediaphon