Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Roméo et Juliette: Je veux vivre dans ce rêve (Waltz song) Charles‐François Gounod 3:51
2 Manon Lescaut: C'est l'histoire amoureuse (L'Éclat de rire) Daniel François Esprit Auber 2:38
3 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa Gioachino Rossini 4:38
4 Dinorah: Ombre leggiera Giacomo Meyerbeer 4:36
5 I puritani: Qui la voce sua soave Vincenzo Bellini 4:38
6 La traviata: Sempre libera Giuseppe Verdi 2:46
7 La traviata: Dite alla giovine... Imponete! Non amarlo ditegli Giuseppe Verdi 8:35
8 La traviata: Addio del passato Giuseppe Verdi 3:31
9 Mignon: Io son Titania Ambroise Thomas 4:44
10 Don Pasquale: Quel guardo il cavaliere Gaetano Donizetti 4:41
11 La sonnambula: Sovra il sen la man mi posa Vincenzo Bellini 2:54
12 La sonnambula: Son geloso zefiro Vincenzo Bellini 4:40
13 Villanelle Eva Dell'Acqua 3:54
14 Linda di Chamounix: O luce di quest' anima Gaetano Donizetti 4:41
15 Rigoletto: Tutte le feste al tempio Giuseppe Verdi 3:16
16 Lucia di Lammermoor: Verranno a te sull' aure Gaetano Donizetti 4:49
17 Lucia di Lammermoor: Spargi d'amaro pianto Gaetano Donizetti 3:20
18 Pretty Mocking Bird Sir Henry Rowley Bishop 4:10

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Giuseppe De Luca (Italian operatic baritone) (1918-06-11) (track 7)
composer:
Daniel François Esprit Auber (composer) (track 2)
Vincenzo Bellini (Sicilian opera composer) (tracks 5, 11–12)
Eva Dell'Acqua (track 13)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (tracks 10, 14, 16–17)
Giacomo Meyerbeer (composer) (track 4)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (track 3)
Ambroise Thomas (opera composer) (track 9)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 6–8)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (– 1851-03-11) (track 15)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1865 – 1866) (track 1)
conductor:
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1917-01-31) (track 1)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1917-03-05) (track 2)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1917-06-15) (tracks 3–4)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1917-09-14) (track 5)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1918-06-11) (track 7)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1919-03-07) (track 6)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1919-09-04) (track 9)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1919-09-23) (tracks 10–11)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1920-06-21) (tracks 8, 13)
Rosario Bourdon (1922-09-21) (track 17)
Josef Pasternack (conductor) (1922-09-22) (track 14)
Rosario Bourdon (1923-06-01) (track 12)
Rosario Bourdon (1923-09-13) (track 15)
Rosario Bourdon (1924-06-18) (track 18)
Rosario Bourdon (1924-09-17) (track 16)
librettist:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 10)
Jules Barbier (tracks 1, 4)
Michel Carré (librettist) (tracks 1, 4)
Carlo Pepoli (Italian librettist, 19th c.) (track 5)
Francesco Maria Piave (tracks 6–8)
Felice Romani (track 11)
Giovanni Ruffini (librettist) (track 10)
Eugène Scribe (track 2)
Cesare Sterbini (track 3)
Francesco Maria Piave (– 1851-03-11) (track 15)
lyricist:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 14)
soprano vocals:
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (track 17)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1917-01-31) (track 1)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1917-03-05) (track 2)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1917-06-15) (tracks 3–4)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1917-09-14) (track 5)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1918-06-11) (track 7)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1919-03-07) (track 6)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1919-09-04) (track 9)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1919-09-23) (tracks 10–11)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1920-06-21) (tracks 8, 13)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1922-09-22) (track 14)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1923-06-01) (track 12)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1923-09-13) (track 15)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1924-06-18) (track 18)
Amelita Galli-Curci (soprano) (1924-09-17) (track 16)
arrangements:
Villanelle (arranged by H. Wood) (track 13)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Ardievu maigie sapņi (from opera "Traviata") (track 8)
part of:
Dinorah: Acte II (track 4)
La sonnambula: Atto I (tracks 11–12)
Mignon: Acte II (track 9)
Rigoletto: Atto II (tracks 15, 15)
partial recording of:
Manon Lescaut (1917-03-05) (track 2)
parts:
recording of:
Villanelle (1920-06-21) (track 13)
Pretty Mocking Bird (1924-06-18) (track 18)
referred to in medleys: