Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Questo Mar Rosso
Giacomo Puccini 0:57
2 Nei cieli bigi
Giacomo Puccini 2:37
3 Già dell'Apocalisse
Giacomo Puccini 0:55
4 Che gelida manina
Giacomo Puccini 4:18
5 Mi chiamino Mimi
Giacomo Puccini 4:32
6 Ehi! Rudolfo!
Giacomo Puccini 0:41
7 O soave fanciulla
Giacomo Puccini 3:39
8 Aranci, ninnoli!
Giacomo Puccini 3:39
9 Quando me'n vo' (Musetta's Waltz)
Giacomo Puccini 3:26
10 Gioventu mia - Sciogli, slaccia!
Giacomo Puccini 1:05
11 Caro! - Fuori il danaro!
Giacomo Puccini 2:13
12 Mimi è una civetta
Giacomo Puccini 5:00
13 Addio, senza rancor!
Giacomo Puccini 3:49
14 Che facevi, che dicevi
Giacomo Puccini 3:22
15 O Mimi, tu piu non torni
Giacomo Puccini 3:00
16 Vecchia zimarra, senti
Giacomo Puccini 2:14
17 Sono andati?
Giacomo Puccini 8:30
18 Che ha detto il medico?
Giacomo Puccini 2:28

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals [Marcello]:
Robert Merrill (American operatic baritone) (tracks 1–3, 6–12, 14–15, 18)
baritone vocals [Schaunard]:
Philip Maero (baritone) (tracks 6, 8–11, 16–18)
bass vocals [Alcindoro]:
Giorgio Onesti (tracks 9–10)
bass vocals [Colline]:
Giorgio Tozzi (operatic bass) (tracks 3, 6, 8–11, 18)
choir vocals [chorus]:
Rome Opera Chorus (tracks 8, 11)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 9–12, 14–18)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896) (tracks 4, 7)
conductor:
Erich Leinsdorf (tracks 1–18)
librettist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (tracks 1, 3–6, 9, 11–12, 15–18)
Luigi Illica (tracks 1, 3–7, 9, 11–12, 15–18)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896) (track 7)
orchestra:
Rome Opera Orchestra (tracks 1–18)
soprano vocals [Mimi]:
Anna Moffo (soprano) (tracks 5–9, 12–14, 17)
soprano vocals [Musetta]:
Mary Costa (tracks 9–11, 17–18)
tenor vocals [Parpignol]:
Adelio Zagonara (tenor) (track 8)
tenor vocals [Rodolfo]:
Richard Tucker (tracks 2–4, 6–15, 17–18)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
Love theme from "La Boheme" (George Greeley adaptation) (track 9)
part of:
La bohème: Atto III (tracks 12, 14)
La bohème: Atto II (number) (track 9)
La bohème: Atto II (tracks 10–11)
La bohème: Atto I (tracks 1–7)
La bohème: Atto IV (tracks 15–18)
recording of:
referred to in medleys: