Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rinaldo: Lascia ch'io pianga Georg Friedrich Händel 4:56
2 Rinaldo: Scherzano sul tuo volto Georg Friedrich Händel 3:44
3 Dorilla in Tempe: Dell'aura al sussurrar Antonio Vivaldi 2:04
4 Farnace: Gelido in ogni vena (Excerpt) Antonio Vivaldi 5:03
5 Bajazet (Il Tamerlano): Sommerga Antonio Vivaldi 4:06
6 Il Parnaso confuso: Di questa cetra in seno Christoph Willibald Gluck 5:22
7 La clemenza di Tito: Se mai senti (excerpt) Christoph Willibald Gluck 5:20
8 Le nozze di Figaro: Non so più cosa son, cosa faccio Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:48
9 Le nozze di Figaro: Voi che sapete Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:28
10 Don Giovanni: Là ci darem la mano Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:12
11 Le nozze di Figaro: Un moto di gioia Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:21
12 Die Zauberflöte: Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:26
13 La Cenerentola: Nacqui all'affanno / Non più mesta Gioachino Rossini 7:14
14 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Dunque io son... tu non m'inganni Gioachino Rossini 4:42
15 Il Turco in Italia: Squallida veste, e bruna Gioachino Rossini 7:07
16 L'elisir d'amore: Una parola, o Adina / Chiedi all'aura Gaetano Donizetti 7:55
17 La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici (brindisi) Giuseppe Verdi 2:58

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Neil Hutchinson (1998-06) (track 10)
baritone vocals:
Roberto de Candia (track 15)
Alessandro Corbelli (baritone) (track 13)
Enzo Dara (operatic bass) (track 13)
Michele Pertusi (track 13)
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (tracks 12, 14)
bass-baritone vocals:
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (1998-06) (track 10)
choir vocals:
choir vocals [Chorus]:
composer:
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 16)
Christoph Willibald Gluck (composer) (tracks 6–7)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 8, 10–11)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (tracks 13, 13–14)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (track 17)
Antonio Vivaldi (track 4)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1711) (tracks 1–2)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1786) (track 9)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (track 12)
conductor:
Claudio Abbado (track 8)
Giovanni Antonini (conductor and flautist) (tracks 3–5)
Riccardo Chailly (conductor) (tracks 13, 15–17)
Myung Whun Chung (pianist and conductor) (tracks 11–12, 14)
Bernhard Forck (violinist) (tracks 6–7)
Christopher Hogwood (conductor, harpsichordist) (tracks 1–2)
Claudio Abbado (1994-02) (track 9)
Myung Whun Chung (pianist and conductor) (1998-06) (track 10)
countertenor vocals:
David Daniels (American countertenor) (track 2)
executive producer:
Christopher Alder (editor/engineer/producer) (track 9)
instruments:
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (tracks 8–11)
Jacopo Ferretti (tracks 13, 13)
Giacomo Rossi (tracks 1–2)
Emanuel Schikaneder (track 12)
Cesare Sterbini (track 14)
lyricist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (track 11)
Pietro Metastasio (tracks 6–7)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Gloria Banditelli (mezzo-soprano) (track 13)
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano) (tracks 1–8, 11–15, 17)
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano) (1998-06) (track 10)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Cherubino]:
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano) (1994-02) (track 9)
orchestra:
Academy of Ancient Music (tracks 1–2)
Il giardino armonico (tracks 3–5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1994-02) (track 9)
performer:
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano) (track 2)
David Daniels (American countertenor) (track 2)
producer:
Evans Mirageas (track 10)
recording engineer:
Christopher Alder (editor/engineer/producer) (track 9)
soprano vocals:
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano) (track 16)
Fernanda Costa (track 13)
tenor vocals:
William Matteuzzi (tenor) (track 13)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (tracks 16–17)
recorded at:
part of:
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 579) (track 11)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 579) (track 11)
arrangements:
Cherubino (Two Arias from The Marriage of Figaro): Non so più (for violin and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 8)
Cherubino (Two Arias from The Marriage of Figaro): Voi che sapete (for violin and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 9)
Non più mesta, op. 12 (arr. F. Kreisler) (tracks 13, 13)
has revision:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
part of:
La traviata: Atto I (track 17)
partial recording of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys: