Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Madama Butterfly: Atto I. "Dovunque al mondo lo Yankee" (Pinkerton, Sharpless)
Giacomo Puccini 3:53
2 Madama Butterfly: Atto I. "Amore o grillo" (Pinkerton, Sharpless)
Giacomo Puccini 3:19
3 Madama Butterfly: Atto I. Butterfly's entrance "Ancora un passo or via" (La Amiche, Butterfly, Sharpless)
Giacomo Puccini 2:53
4 Madama Butterfly: Atto I. "Che burletta" (Pinkerton, Parenti, Amici, Butterfly, La Madre)
Giacomo Puccini 2:33
5 Madama Butterfly: Atto I. Duetto "Bimba, bimba, non piangere" (Butterfly, Pinkerton)
Giacomo Puccini 4:47
6 Madama Butterfly: Atto I. Duetto "Bimba dagli occhi oieni di malia" (Pinkerton, Coro, Butterfly)
Giacomo Puccini 3:24
7 Madama Butterfly: Atto I. "Vogliatemi bene, un bene piccolino" (Butterfly, Pinkerton)
Giacomo Puccini 6:31
8 Madama Butterfly: Atto II. "Un bel di, vedremo" (Butterfly)
Giacomo Puccini 4:05
9 Madama Butterfly: Atto II. "Ora a noi" (Sharpless, Butterfly)
Giacomo Puccini 2:23
10 Madama Butterfly: Atto II. "Una nave da guerra" (Suzuki, Butterfly)
Giacomo Puccini 3:13
11 Madama Butterfly: Atto II. Duetto "Tutti i fior?" (Suzuki)
Giacomo Puccini 3:34
12 Madama Butterfly: Atto II. "Or vienni ad adornar" (Butterfly, Suzuki)
Giacomo Puccini 0:26
13 Madama Butterfly: Atto II. Cora a bocca chiusa (Humming Chorus)
Giacomo Puccini 2:24
14 Madama Butterfly: Atto III. "Io so che alle sue pene" (Sharpless, Suzuki, Pinkerton)
Giacomo Puccini 2:03
15 Madama Butterfly: Atto III. "Addio, fiorito asil" (Pinkerton, Sharpless)
Giacomo Puccini 1:51
16 Madama Butterfly: Atto III. "Come una mosca prigioniera" (Suzuki, Butterfly)
Giacomo Puccini 2:27
17 Madama Butterfly: Atto III. "Con onor muore" (Butterfly)
Giacomo Puccini 4:13

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Renato Cesari (tracks 1–3, 9, 14–15)
choir vocals:
Coro del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (tracks 3–4, 6, 13)
chorus master:
Giuseppe Conca (tracks 3–4, 6, 13)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1–17)
conductor:
Erich Leinsdorf (tracks 4, 12, 14–15)
Erich Leinsdorf (1957-07) (tracks 1–3, 5–11, 13, 16–17)
librettist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (tracks 3, 8, 17)
Luigi Illica (tracks 3, 8, 17)
lyricist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (tracks 1–2, 6)
Luigi Illica (tracks 1–2, 6)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Rosalind Elias (tracks 10–12, 14, 16)
orchestra:
Orchestra del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (1957-07) (tracks 1–3, 5–11, 13, 16–17)
producer:
Richard Mohr (producer) (tracks 1–17)
recording engineer:
Lewis Layton (engineer) (tracks 4, 12, 14–15)
Lewis Layton (engineer) (1957-07) (tracks 1–3, 5–11, 13, 16–17)
soprano vocals:
Anna Moffo (soprano) (tracks 3–7, 9–10, 12, 16–17)
Maria Luisa Zeri (soprano) (track 4)
Anna Moffo (soprano) (1957-07) (track 8)
tenor vocals:
Cesare Valletti (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 14–15)
publisher:
recorded at:
Teatro dell’Opera di Roma in Rome, Roma, Lazio, Italy (1957-07) (tracks 1–17)
is the basis for:
Tornerai (track 13)
later translated versions:
Kādā jaukā dienā (from opera "Madama Butterfly") (track 8)
part of:
Madama Butterfly: Atto II (tracks 8–13)
Madama Butterfly: Atto III (tracks 14–17)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I (tracks 1–7)
recording of:
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “L’Imperial Commissario” (Goro, Pinkerton, Parenti, Amici, Butterfly, La Madre) (track 4)
Madama Butterfly: Atto III. “Addio, fiorito asil” (Pinkerton, Sharpless) (track 15)
Madama Butterfly: Atto III. “Io so che alle sue pene” (Sharpless, Suzuki, Pinkerton) (track 14)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Amore o grillo” (Pinkerton, Sharpless) (1957-07) (track 2)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Ancora un passo or via” (La amiche, Butterfly, Sharpless) (1957-07) (track 3)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Bimba dagli occhi pieni di malìa” (Butterfly, Pinkerton) (1957-07) (track 6)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Bimba, bimba, non piangere” (Pinkerton, Coro, Butterfly) (1957-07) (track 5)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Dovunque al mondo” (Pinkerton, Sharpless) (1957-07) (track 1)
Madama Butterfly: Atto I. “Vogliatemi bene, un bene piccolino” (Butterfly, Pinkerton) (1957-07) (track 7)
Madama Butterfly: Atto II. Coro a bocca chiusa (Humming Chorus) (1957-07) (track 13)
Madama Butterfly: Atto III. “Come una mosca prigioniera” (Suzuki, Butterfly) (1957-07) (track 16)
Madama Butterfly: Atto III. “Con onor muore” (Butterfly, Pinkerton) (1957-07) (track 17)

Release

ASIN: US: B000003EW3 [info]