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Recorded between Apr 200 and Mar 2001 at Abbey Road Studios, London

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CD 1
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1Norma: Act I. Aria "Casta diva"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
choir vocals:
Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
Norma: Atto I, scena 1. Scena e cavatina “Casta diva, che inargenti” (Norma, coro)
composer:
Vincenzo Bellini (Sicilian opera composer) (until 1831)
librettist:
Felice Romani (Librettiste, écrivain, poète, traducteur) (until 1831)
part of:
Norma: Atto I
Vincenzo Bellini7:25
2Norma: Act I. Cabaletta "Ah! Bello a me ritorna"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
choir vocals:
Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
Norma: Atto I, scena 1. Cabaletta “Ah! bello a me ritorna” (Norma, Oroveso, coro)
composer:
Vincenzo Bellini (Sicilian opera composer) (until 1831)
librettist:
Felice Romani (Librettiste, écrivain, poète, traducteur) (until 1831)
part of:
Norma: Atto I
Vincenzo Bellini2:11
3Guglielmo Tell: Act II. Scena "S'allontanano alfin!"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
Guglielmo Tell: Atto II, scena 2. “S’allontanano alfine!”
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (composer)
librettist:
Hippolyte Louis-Florent Bis (librettist) and Étienne de Jouy
translator:
Calisto Bassi
part of:
Guglielmo Tell: Atto II
Gioachino Rossini3:18
4Guglielmo Tell: Act II. Romanza "Selva opaca"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
Guglielmo Tell: Atto II, scena 2. “Selva opaca, deserta brughiera”
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (composer)
librettist:
Hippolyte Louis-Florent Bis (librettist) and Étienne de Jouy
translator:
Calisto Bassi
part of:
Guglielmo Tell: Atto II
Gioachino Rossini5:07
5I Puritani: Act II. Aria "Qui la voce sua soave" - "O rendetemi la speme"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
I puritani: Atto II. N°16a “O rendetemi la speme” (Elvira, Riccardo, Giorgio)
composer:
Vincenzo Bellini (Sicilian opera composer)
librettist:
Carlo Pepoli (Italian librettist, 19th c.)
part of:
I puritani: Atto II
recording of:
I puritani: Atto II. N°16b “Qui la voce sua soave” (Elvira, Riccardo, Giorgio)
composer:
Vincenzo Bellini (Sicilian opera composer)
librettist:
Carlo Pepoli (Italian librettist, 19th c.)
part of:
I puritani: Atto II
Vincenzo Bellini3:36
6I Puritani: Act II. Cabaletta "Vien, diletto, è in ciel la luna"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
I puritani: Atto II. N°16d Cabaletta “Vien, diletto, è in ciel la luna!” (Elvira, Giorgio, Riccardo)
composer:
Vincenzo Bellini (Sicilian opera composer)
librettist:
Carlo Pepoli (Italian librettist, 19th c.)
part of:
I puritani: Atto II
Vincenzo Bellini2:30
7La Sonnambula: Act II. Aria "Ah! non credea mirarti"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
La sonnambula: Atto II, scena 2. “Ah! Non credea mirarti” (Amina, Elvino)
composer:
Vincenzo Bellini (Sicilian opera composer)
librettist:
Felice Romani (Librettiste, écrivain, poète, traducteur)
part of:
La sonnambula: Atto II
Vincenzo Bellini5:23
8Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I. Cavatina "Una voce poco fa"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals [Rosina]:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
partial recording of:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Atto I, N°5a. Cavatina “Una voce poco fa” (Rosina)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (composer)
librettist:
Cesare Sterbini
part of:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Atto I
Gioachino Rossini2:34
9Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I. Aria "Io sono docile"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
partial recording of:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Atto I, N°5a. Cavatina “Una voce poco fa” (Rosina)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (composer)
librettist:
Cesare Sterbini
part of:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Atto I
Gioachino Rossini4:02
10L'assedio di Corinto: Act III. Scena "L'ora fatal s'appressa"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
partial recording of:
L'assedio di Corinto: Atto III. "L'ora fatal s'appressa... Giusto ciel! In tal periglio" (Pamira, Ismene, Coro)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (composer)
part of:
L'assedio di Corinto: Atto III
Gioachino Rossini2:39
11L'assedio di Corinto: Act III. Preghiera "Giusto ciel! in tal periglio"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
choir vocals:
Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
partial recording of:
L'assedio di Corinto: Atto III. "L'ora fatal s'appressa... Giusto ciel! In tal periglio" (Pamira, Ismene, Coro)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (composer)
part of:
L'assedio di Corinto: Atto III
Gioachino Rossini3:34
12Anna Bolena: Act II. Scena "Piangete voi?"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
Anna Bolena: Atto II, Scena 3. “Piangete voi?” (Anna, Coro)
composer:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer)
part of:
Anna Bolena: Atto II
Gaetano Donizetti5:00
13Anna Bolena: Act II. Aria "Al dolce guidami"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
Anna Bolena: Atto II, Scena 3. “Al dolce guidami” (Anna, Coro)
composer:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer)
part of:
Anna Bolena: Atto II
Gaetano Donizetti4:46
14Lucia De Lammermoor: Act. I Aria "Regnava nel silencio"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
Lucia di Lammermoor: Atto I, Scena 2. (no. 3b) “Regnava nel silenzio” (Lucia, Alisa)
composer:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer)
part of:
Lucia di Lammermoor: Atto I
Gaetano Donizetti4:35
15Lucia De Lammermoor: Act. I Cabaletta "Quando rapito in estasi"
engineer:
John Dunkerley (engineer)
assistant producer:
Jørn Pederson
producer:
David Groves (classical music producer at EMI)
editor:
Jørn Pederson
soprano vocals [Lucia]:
Angela Gheorghiu (Romanian soprano)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
Evelino Pidò (conductor)
recording of:
Lucia di Lammermoor: Atto I, Scena 2. (no. 3c) Stretta “Quando rapito in estasi” (Lucia, Alisa)
lyricist:
Salvadore Cammarano (Italian librettist)
composer:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer)
part of:
Lucia di Lammermoor: Atto I
Gaetano Donizetti4:30

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