GRANDIOSO! Verdi Recordings from Caruso to Pavarot

GRANDIOSO!

Great VERDI Recordings
from Caruso to Pavarotti
Tamagno · Caruso · Welitsch · Tebaldi
Monaco · Pavarotti · Hotter · Cebotari
Melchior · Schlusnus · Borg
Fricsay · Markevitch a.o.
Int. Release 16 Sep. 2013
7 CDs / Download
0289 479 1884 4
partly MONO


Track List

CD 1: Grandioso!

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Aida

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Act 1

2.
4:25

Sándor Kónya, Bamberger Symphoniker, Janos Kulka

Maria Nemeth

Act 2

Ebe Stignani, Renata Tebaldi, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Alberto Erede

Act 3

Antonietta Stella, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Bruno Bartoletti, Coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino

Act 2

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Aroldo

Act 2

10.
0:00
8:56

Antonietta Stella, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Bruno Bartoletti

Un ballo in maschera

Act 1

Grace Bumbry, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Janos Kulka

Act 2

Act 3

Ljuba Welitsch, Rudolf Moralt, Wiener Staatsopernorchester

Act 1

Act 3

Rita Streich, RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferdinand Leitner

Don Carlo

Act 3

Kim Borg, Bamberger Symphoniker, Artur Rother

Don Carlo

Act 4

Grace Bumbry, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Janos Kulka

Total Playing Time 1:18:58

CD 2: Grandioso!

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Don Carlo

Version 1867 for the Paris Opéra

Act 4

Heinrich Schlusnus, Clemens Krauss

Act 5

Grace Bumbry, Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Hans Löwlein

Ernani

Part 1

Carlo Bergonzi, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Nello Santi

Ernani

Part 1

Joan Sutherland, Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, Nello Santi

Falstaff

Act 3

Rita Streich, Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Reinhard Peters, Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin

La forza del destino

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Act 3

Heinrich Schlusnus, Koloman Von Pataky, Staatskapelle Berlin, Johannes Heidenreich

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Giovanna d'Arco

9.
8:03

Luisa Miller

10.
5:32

New Philharmonia Orchestra, Igor Markevitch

Act 2

Giuseppe di Stefano, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Bruno Bartoletti

Macbeth

Act 3

12.
10:45

New Philharmonia Orchestra, Igor Markevitch

Total Playing Time 1:16:58

CD 3: Grandioso!

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Macbeth

Act 4

Mario del Monaco, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Alberto Erede

Nabucco

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Act 2

Elena Suliotis, Giovanni Foiani, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Opernorchester, Lamberto Gardelli

Otello

Act 1

4.
1:15

Act 2

Francesco Tamagno

Act 3

Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Act 4

Giuseppe di Stefano, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Bruno Bartoletti

Rigoletto

Act 1

Petre Munteanu, Württembergisches Staatsorchester Stuttgart, Ferdinand Leitner

Act 3

Petre Munteanu, RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Artur Rother

Act 2

Pierrette Alarie, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Lee Schaenen

Luciano Pavarotti, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Edward Downes

Act 1

13.
3:35

Act 2

Heinrich Schlusnus, Johannes Heidenreich

Rita Streich, Hermann Uhde, Kurt Böhme, Münchner Philharmoniker, Artur Rother

Total Playing Time 1:11:14

CD 4: Grandioso!

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Simon Boccanegra

Prologue

Kim Borg, Bamberger Symphoniker, Artur Rother, Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks

La Traviata

Act 1

2.
0:00
3:58

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Act 2

Léopold Simoneau, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Paul Strauss

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Act 3

5.
0:00
4:03

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Erna Berger, Peter Anders, Berliner Philharmoniker, Artur Rother

Il Trovatore

Libretto: Salvatore Cammarano/Leonore Emanuele Bardare

Act 1

Antonietta Stella, Armanda Bonato, Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano, Tullio Serafin

Act 2

Ettore Bastianini, Ivo Vinco, Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano, Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano, Tullio Serafin

Act 3

Enrico Caruso

I vespri siciliani

10.
0:00
8:35

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Act 2

Kim Borg, Bamberger Symphoniker, Artur Rother

Act 5

Rita Streich, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ernst Märzendorfer

Rita Streich, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Kurt Gaebel

Total Playing Time 1:03:54

CD 5: Grandioso!

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Messa da Requiem

1.
10:55

Maria Stader, Oralia Dominguez, Gabor Carelli, Ivan Sardi, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin

2.
2:23

Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin

3.
3:08

Ivan Sardi, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin

Oralia Dominguez, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin

Maria Stader, Oralia Dominguez, Gabor Carelli, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

Maria Stader, Oralia Dominguez, Gabor Carelli, Ivan Sardi, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin

7.
4:20

Maria Stader, Oralia Dominguez, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

8.
3:29

Gabor Carelli, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay

9.
5:17

Ivan Sardi, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin

11.
10:47

Maria Stader, Oralia Dominguez, Gabor Carelli, Ivan Sardi, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin

Total Playing Time 1:01:49

CD 6: Grandioso!

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Messa da Requiem

1.
2:38

2.
5:53

3.
6:59

4.
14:42

Maria Stader, Oralia Dominguez, Gabor Carelli, Ivan Sardi, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin

Quattro pezzi sacri

5.
4:50

6.
12:05

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Kammerchor, Chor der St.Hedwigs-Kathedrale

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Kammerchor

8.
15:58

RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Kammerchor, Chor der St.Hedwigs-Kathedrale

Total Playing Time 1:09:16

CD 7: Grandioso!

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Aida

sung in German

Margarete Arndt-Ober, Lauritz Melchior

Act 1

Gloria Davy, Hans Hotter, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Argeo Quadri

Don Carlo

Alexander Kipnis

Nabucco

German translation

Akt 3

Kim Borg, Bamberger Symphoniker, Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Artur Rother

Verdi: Nabucco - Sung In German

Georg Hann, Orchester der Württembergischen Staatsoper, Ferdinand Leitner, Chor der Württembergischen Staatsoper

Otello

sung in German

Act 2

Hans Hotter, Bavarian State Orchestra, Heinrich Hollreiser

Rigoletto

Sung in German

Act 1

Franz Völker

Act 2

10.
4:26

Joseph Schwarz

Maria Ceborati, Elisabeth Waldenau, Helge Rosvaenge, Willi Domgraf-Fassbaender, Orchester des Berliner Rundfunks, Artur Rother

La Traviata

Maria Cebotari, Walther Ludwig, Orchester des Berliner Rundfunks, Artur Rother

Il Trovatore

sung in German

13.
2:47

Karin Branzell

Heinrich Schlusnus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Johannes Schuler

Total Playing Time 1:05:30