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Great Voices of the Past - Great Opera Ensembles

Album Summary

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Rigoletto
>Flotow, Friedrich v. : Martha, opera
>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Il Trovatore
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Un ballo in maschera
>Verdi, Giuseppe : La forza del destino
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera
>Verdi, Giuseppe : La traviata
>Donizetti, Gaetano : Lucia di Lammermoor
>Gounod, Charles : Faust
>Verdi, Giuseppe : I lombardi
>Rossini, Gioachino : William Tell (Gugliemo Tell), opera
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Ernani
>Wagner, Richard : Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Attila
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Otello
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Notes & Reviews:

Trios, quartets and quintets from the great operas, featuring familiar stars of yesteryear, mixed in with some of the great voices whose memories have faded unjustly with the passing of the years. Historic recordings 1906-1943.



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>Verdi, Giuseppe : Rigoletto :: Act 4. Bella figlia dell'amore
  • Performers: Beniamino Gigli; Amelita Galli-Curci; Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1851

>Flotow, Friedrich v. : Martha, opera :: Mag der Himmel Euch vergeben
  • Performers: Hedwig Debicka (Voice); Rudolf Watzke (Bass); Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor)
  • Notes: Composition written: 1847.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1847

>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème :: Act 3. Dunque è proprio finita
  • Performers: Enzo Mascherini (Baritone); Maria Huder (Mezzo Soprano); Pia Tassinari (Soprano); Ferruccio Tagliavini
  • Running Time: 5 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1896

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Il Trovatore :: Act 2. Ah! se l'error t'ingombra
  • Performers: Maria Carena (Soprano); Apollo Granforte (Baritone); Bruno Carmassi (Bass); Aureliano Pertile
  • Running Time: 8 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1853

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Un ballo in maschera :: Act 1. Amici miei, soldati
  • Performers: Enrico Caruso; Leon Rothier (Voice); Andres Segurola (Voice); Frieda Hempel (Soprano)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1859

>Verdi, Giuseppe : La forza del destino :: Act 4. Non imprecare, umiliati
  • Performers: Tancredi Pasero (Bass); Bianca Scacciati (Soprano); Francesco Merli (Tenor)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1862

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera :: Act 3. Ciel, mio padre
  • Performers: Giacomo Lauri-Volpi (Tenor); Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone); Elisabeth Rethberg (Soprano)
  • Notes: Composition written: 1871.
  • Running Time: 21 min. 7 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1871

>Verdi, Giuseppe : La traviata :: Act 2. Ogni suo aver tal femmina
  • Performers: Conny Molin (Baritone); Hjördis Schymberg; Jussi Björling
  • Notes: Composition written: 1853.
  • Running Time: 7 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1853

>Donizetti, Gaetano : Lucia di Lammermoor :: Act 3. Chi me frena in tal momento
  • Performers: Beniamino Gigli; Giuseppe de Luca (Baritone); Ezio Pinza (Bass); Angelo Bada (Tenor); Amelita Galli-Curci
  • Running Time: 4 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1835

>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème :: Act 2. Quando m'en vo
  • Performers: Enrico Caruso; Leon Rothier (Voice); Maria Duchene (Voice); Licia Albanese (Soprano); Andres Segurola (Voice)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1896

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Un ballo in maschera :: Act 1. Così scritto è lassú
  • Performers: Enrico Caruso; Leon Rothier (Voice); Andres Segurola (Voice); Frieda Hempel (Soprano); Maria Duchene (Voice)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1859

>Gounod, Charles : Faust :: Act 5. All'erta, all'erta
  • Performers: Pablo Civil (Tenor); Gina Vocals] (Soprano); Tancredi Pasero (Bass)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1856-1859

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Il Trovatore :: Act 3. Giorni povera vivea
  • Performers: Ezio Pinza (Bass); Maartje Offers (Voice); Ugo Marturano (Baritone)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1853

>Verdi, Giuseppe : I lombardi :: Qual voluttà transcorre
  • Performers: Beniamino Gigli; Elisabeth Rethberg (Soprano); Ezio Pinza (Bass)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1843

>Rossini, Gioachino : William Tell (Gugliemo Tell), opera :: Act 2. Ses jours
  • Performers: Elisabeth Rethberg (Soprano); Ezio Pinza (Bass); Beniamino Gigli
  • Running Time: 3 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1829

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Ernani :: Act 3. O sommo Carlo
  • Performers: Grace Anthony (Soprano); Alfio Tedesco (Tenor)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1844

>Wagner, Richard : Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg :: Selig wie die Sonne
  • Performers: Lydia Kinderman (Voice); Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor); Max Kuttner (Bass); Hans Reinmar (Baritone); Pearl Yoder (Soprano)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1862-1867

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera :: Act 2. Salvator della patria
  • Performers: Giovanni Inghilleri (Baritone); Aureliano Pertile; Dusolina Giannini (Soprano); Irene Minghini-Cattaneo (Mezzo Soprano); Guglielmo Masini (Bass); Luigi Manfrini (Bass)
  • Notes: Composition written: 1871.
  • Running Time: 7 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1871

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Attila :: Act 3. Te sol quest'anima
  • Performers: Ezio Pinza (Bass); Elisabeth Rethberg (Soprano); Beniamino Gigli
  • Running Time: 3 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1846

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Otello :: Act 1. Ineffia l'ugola
  • Performers: Lawrence Tibbett; Nicolas Massue (Voice); Herman Dreeben (Tenor)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1887

>Verdi, Giuseppe : La traviata :: Act 1. Libiam ne' lieti calici
  • Performers: Maria Cebotari (Soprano); Heinrich Schlusnus (Baritone); Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor)
  • Notes: Composition written: 1853.
  • Running Time: 10 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1853

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Rigoletto :: Act 4. Bella figlia dell'amore
  • Performers: Pasquale Amato (Baritone); Josephine Jacoby (Mezzo Soprano); Enrico Caruso; Luisa Tetrazzini (Soprano)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1851