Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Overture
6:42
2 Piano, pianissimo, senza parlar (Fiorello,Coro,Conte)
2:55
3 Ecco ridente in cielo (Conte)
4:07
4 Ehi, Fiorello? (Conte, Fiorello, Coro)
1:09
5 Mille grazie, mio signore (Conte, Fiorello, Coro)
1:57
6 Gente indiscreta! (Conte, Fiorello, Figaro)
0:33
7 La ran la le ra, la ran la la. Largo al factotum. (Figaro)
4:42
8 Ah, che bella vita! (Figaro, Conte)
3:45
9 Se il mio nome saper voi bramate (Conte, Rosina, Figaro)
2:56
10 Oh, cielo! (Conte, Figaro)
1:00
11 All'idea di quel metallo (Conte, Figaro)
8:08
12 Una voce poco fa (Rosina)
6:18
13 Sì, sì, la vincerò (Rosina, Figaro)
1:19
14 Ah, disgraziato Figaro! (Bartolo, Rosina, Berta, Ambrogio)
0:54
15 Ah! Barbiere d'inferno (Bartolo, Basilio)
1:52
16 La calunnia è un venticello (Basilio)
3:39
17 Ah! Che ne dite? (Bartolo, Basilio)
0:33
18 Ma brave! Ma benone! (Figaro, Rosina)
2:20
19 Dunque io son (Figaro, Rosina)
5:08
20 Ora mi sento meglio (Rosina, Bartolo)
1:24
21 A un dottor della mia sorte (Bartolo)
4:57
Medium 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Finora in questa camera
0:30
2 Ehi, di casa, buona gente
8:32
3 Che cosa accade, signori miei?
3:40
4 Fredda ed immobile
3:03
5 Ma signor... ma un dottor
4:40
6 Act 2: Ma vedi il mio destino!
0:46
7 Pace e gioia sia con voi
2:28
8 Insomma, mio signore, chi e lei?
2:20
9 Venita, signorina
0:43
10 Contro un cor che accende amore
5:54
11 Bella voce! Bravissima!
0:35
12 Quando mi sei vicina
0:57
13 Bravo, signor barbiere, ma bravo!
2:43
14 Don Basilio!...Cosa veggo!
9:19
15 Che vecchio sospettoso!
0:28
16 Il vecchiotto cerca moglie
3:21
17 Temporale
2:50
18 Alfine eccoci qua
1:02
19 Ah, qual colpo inaspettato!
5:47
20 Ah, disgraziati noi!
1:30
21 Insomma io ho tutti i torti
0:45
22 Di si felice innesto
2:04

Credits

Medium 1

baritone vocals:
Tito Gobbi (baritone) (tracks 6, 8–11, 19)
baritone vocals [Figaro]:
Tito Gobbi (baritone) (track 7)
bass vocals:
Fritz Ollendorff (operatic bass) (tracks 20–21)
Nicola Zaccaria (operatic bass) (track 16)
choir vocals:
Philharmonia Chorus (London choir aka New Philharmonia Chorus from 1964–1977) (tracks 2, 4–5)
chorus master:
Roberto Benaglio (tracks 2, 4–5)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (tracks 2–7, 7–12, 16, 19–21)
conductor:
Roberto Benaglio (tracks 2–6, 8–12, 16, 19–21)
Alceo Galliera (organist, conductor and composer) (tracks 2–6, 8–12, 16, 19–21)
Alceo Galliera (organist, conductor and composer) (1957) (track 7)
contralto vocals:
Maria Callas (soprano) (tracks 9, 12, 19–20)
librettist:
Cesare Sterbini (tracks 2–3, 5, 7, 7–12, 16, 19–21)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 2–6, 8–12, 16, 19–21)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1957) (track 7)
solo baritone vocals:
Tito Gobbi (baritone) (1957) (track 7)
soprano vocals:
Maria Callas (soprano) (tracks 9, 12, 20)
tenor vocals:
Luigi Alva (tenor) (tracks 2–6, 8–11)
Mario Carlin (tenor) (tracks 2, 4–6)
arrangements:
Figaro from “The Barber of Seville” (for violin and piano, Castelnuovo-Tedesco) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Figaro (track 7)
later parody versions:
Honneur aux barbus (track 7)
part of:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Atto I (tracks 2–12, 16, 19–21)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Barcelona Games Medley (tracks 7, 12)

Medium 2

baritone vocals:
Tito Gobbi (baritone) (tracks 2, 4–5, 13, 18–19, 22)
bass vocals:
Fritz Ollendorff (operatic bass) (tracks 4–7, 11–13, 22)
Nicola Zaccaria (operatic bass) (tracks 4–5, 22)
choir vocals:
Philharmonia Chorus (London choir aka New Philharmonia Chorus from 1964–1977) (tracks 5, 22)
chorus master:
Roberto Benaglio (tracks 5, 22)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (tracks 1–2, 4, 4–5, 5–7, 10–13, 15–19, 22)
conductor:
Roberto Benaglio (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 10–13, 15–19, 22)
Alceo Galliera (organist, conductor and composer) (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 10–13, 15–19, 22)
contralto vocals:
Maria Callas (soprano) (tracks 2, 4–5, 10–11, 13, 18–19, 22)
librettist:
Cesare Sterbini (tracks 1, 4–7, 10–12, 15, 18–19, 22)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Gabriella Carturan (mezzo-soprano) (tracks 1, 4–5, 15–16, 22)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 10–13, 15–19, 22)
soprano vocals:
Maria Callas (soprano) (tracks 4–5, 10–11, 13, 18, 22)
tenor vocals:
Luigi Alva (tenor) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 10–11, 13, 18–19, 22)
part of:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Atto II (tracks 6–7, 10–13, 15–19, 22)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of: