Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Somewhere Over the Rainbow
4:03
2 Recondita armonia
2:58
3 Softly, So Softly
4:38
4 Amor, vida de mi vida
3:10
5 Somewhere My Love
4:12
6 Donna non vidi mai
2:30
7 Gern hab' ich die Frau'n gekusst
3:31
8 Love Story
4:31
9 Vien, du Stadt meuner Traume
4:56
10 Be My Love
3:15
11 Un'Aura amorosa
4:11
12 Dein ist mein ganzes Herz
3:46
13 Spanish Eyes
3:11
14 Mi aldea
3:50
15 E lucevan le stelle
4:21
16 Do Not Ask Me
2:55
17 Flor roja
3:30
18 Celeste Aida
4:24

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
chorus master:
John McCarthy (British choral conductor, scholar, composer and arranger) (track 9)
composer:
Nicholas Brodzsky (track 10)
Leo Fall (track 16)
Jacinto Guerrero (tracks 14, 17)
Maurice Jarre (track 5)
Bert Kaempfert (German easy listening and jazz-orientated orchestra leader, music producer, and songwriter, 1923-1980) (track 13)
Francis Lai (track 8)
Franz Lehár (tracks 7, 12)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 11)
Oscar Straus (track 3)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1871) (track 18)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1893) (track 6)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896 – 1899) (tracks 2, 15)
Rudolf Sieczyński (1914) (track 9)
Harold Arlen (1938) (track 1)
conductor:
Bruno Bartoletti (track 6)
Julius Rudel (track 9)
Julius Rudel (1986) (tracks 7, 12)
engineer:
John Kurlander (engineer) (track 9)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (track 11)
Victor Léon (librettist) (track 16)
José Ramos Martín (tracks 14, 17)
Antonio Ghislanzoni (1870) (track 18)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896 – 1899) (tracks 2, 15)
Luigi Illica (1896 – 1899) (tracks 2, 15)
lyricist:
Sammy Cahn (track 10)
Felix Dörmann (librettist) (track 3)
Ludwig Herzer (track 12)
Leopold Jacobson (librettist) (track 3)
Fritz Löhner-Beda (track 12)
Carl Sigman (track 8)
Charles Singleton (Composer/lyricist) (track 13)
Eddie Snyder (track 13)
Rudolf Sieczyński (1914) (track 9)
Yip Harburg (1938) (track 1)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 6)
English Chamber Orchestra (1986) (tracks 7, 12)
producer:
David R. Murray (track 9)
solo tenor vocals:
Plácido Domingo (tracks 1–6, 8, 10–11, 13–18)
Plácido Domingo (1986) (tracks 7, 12)
tenor vocals:
Plácido Domingo (tracks 2–6, 8–9)
publisher:
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 1)
Glocken Verlag (track 12)
Leo Feist Music (track 1)
Warner/Chappell (track 1)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 1)
arrangements:
Be My Love (Euphonium solo) (track 10)
Das Land des Lächelns: Dein ist mein ganzes Herz (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (track 1)
is the basis for:
MAIN THEME (Rainbow Islands) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Jos sinut saan (track 10)
Ovan regnbågen (track 1)
Pāri varavīksnei (Over the Rainbow) (track 1)
Skūpstījies es esmu daudz (From operetta "Paganini") (track 7)
Tosca: Aufzug III. "Und es blitzen die Sterne" ("E lucevan le stelle") (track 15)
Vienna, City of My Dreams (English version of "Wien, du Stadt meiner Träume") (track 9)
You Are My Heart’s Delight (from “The Land of Smiles”) (track 12)
虹の彼方 (Japanese Version of Over the Rainbow) (track 1)
later versions:
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Marusha rave version of "Over the Rainbow") (track 1)
part of:
Paganini: Akt II (track 7)
The Wizard of Oz (Arlen/Harburg musical, introduced in the 1939 motion picture) (track 1)
Aida: Atto Primo (track 18)
Tosca: Atto I (track 2)
Tosca: Atto III (track 15)
recording of:
(Where Do I Begin?) Love Story (Love Story) (track 8)
Be My Love (track 10)
Somewhere My Love (track 5)
Spanish Eyes (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Lara’s Theme (track 5)
Moon Over Naples (track 13)

Release

ASIN: US: B000002SM8 [info]