Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don Giovanni: "Là ci darem la mano" (Atto I)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:41
2 Don Giovanni: "Or sai chi l'onore" (Atto I)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:05
3 Don Giovanni: "Il mio tesoro" (Atto II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:27
4 Don Giovanni: "In quali eccessi... Mi tradi quell'alma ingrata" (Atto II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:06
5 Le nozze di Figaro: "Non più andrai" (Atto I)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:59
6 Le nozze di Figaro: "Porgi amor" (Atto II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:51
7 Le nozze di Figaro: "Voi che sapete" (Atto II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:59
8 Le nozze di Figaro: "Giunse alfin il momento... Deh vieni, non tardar" (Atto IV)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:05
9 Die Entführung aus dem Serai: "Martern aller Arten" (Akt II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:53
10 Die Entführung aus dem Serai: "O, wie will ich triumphieren" (Akt III)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:31
11 Così fan tutte: "Soave sia il vento" (Atto I)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:25
12 Così fan tutte: "In uomini, in soldati" (Atto I)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:40
13 Così fan tutte: "Come scoglio" (Atto I)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:34
14 Così fan tutte: "Un'aura amorosa" (Atto I)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:11
15 Die Zauberflöte: "Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja" (Akt I)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:56
16 Die Zauberflöte: "O Isis und Osiris" (Akt II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:26
17 Die Zauberflöte: "Der Hölle Rache" (Akt II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:01
18 Die Zauberflöte: "Ach, ich fühl's" (Akt II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:32

Credits

CD 1

additional librettist:
Johann Gottlieb Stephanie ('The Younger') (tracks 9–10)
baritone vocals [Don Giovanni]:
Sir Thomas Allen (baritone) (track 1)
baritone vocals [Papageno]:
Hermann Prey (track 15)
bass vocals [Don Alfonso]:
José van Dam (track 11)
bass vocals [Figaro]:
Sesto Bruscantini (bass-baritone) (track 5)
bass vocals [Osmin]:
Gottlob Frick (track 10)
bass vocals [Sarastro]:
Kurt Moll (track 16)
choir vocals [Priester]:
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper (Chorus of the Bavarian State Opera) (track 16)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 1–4, 4–6, 8, 8–14)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1786) (track 7)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (tracks 15–18)
conductor:
Alceo Galliera (tracks 12, 18)
Vittorio Gui (tracks 5, 8)
Bernard Haitink (tracks 1, 3)
Eugene Kohn (track 14)
Josef Krips (track 10)
Riccardo Muti (track 11)
Wolfgang Sawallisch (tracks 16–17)
Leonard Slatkin (tracks 4, 6, 13)
Otmar Suitner (track 15)
Heinz Wallberg (track 2)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (tracks 1–4, 4–8, 11–14)
Emanuel Schikaneder (tracks 15–18)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Risë Stevens (Opera director, actress, mezzo-soprano) (track 7)
orchestra:
Bayerisches Staatsorchester (tracks 16–17)
Münchner Rundfunkorchester (tracks 4, 6, 13–14)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 2, 12, 18)
Wiener Philharmoniker (tracks 10–11)
soprano vocals:
Agnes Baltsa (mezzo-soprano) (track 11)
Margaret Marshall (Scots soprano active in late 20th century) (track 11)
Graziella Sciutti (track 8)
soprano vocals [Despina]:
Anna Moffo (soprano) (track 12)
soprano vocals [Die Königin der Nacht]:
Edda Moser (track 17)
soprano vocals [Donna Anna]:
Birgit Nilsson (track 2)
soprano vocals [Donna Elvira]:
Lucia Popp (soprano) (track 4)
soprano vocals [Fiordiligi]:
Lucia Popp (soprano) (track 13)
soprano vocals [Konstanze]:
soprano vocals [La Contessa]:
Lucia Popp (soprano) (track 6)
soprano vocals [Pamina]:
Anna Moffo (soprano) (track 18)
soprano vocals [Zerlina]:
Elizabeth Gale (track 1)
tenor vocals [Don Ottavio]:
Keith Lewis (tenor) (track 3)
tenor vocals [Ferrando]:
Plácido Domingo (track 14)
arrangements:
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part of:
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Release

ASIN: UK: B000027IXJ [info]