Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Overture
Georges Bizet 3:40
2 Avec la garde montante
Georges Bizet 3:59
3 L'amour est un oiseau rebelle
Georges Bizet 4:49
4 C'est votre mère qui m'envoie
Georges Bizet 9:00
5 Prés des remparts de Séville
Georges Bizet 4:35
6 Les tringles des sistres tintaient
Georges Bizet 4:21
7 Votre toast je peux vous le rendre
Georges Bizet 4:53
8 La fleur que tu m'avais jetée
Georges Bizet 7:54
9 Mêlons! coupons!
Georges Bizet 6:54
10 C'est des contrebandiers
Georges Bizet 5:53
11 Les voici
Georges Bizet 6:53
12 C'est toi... C'est moi...
Georges Bizet 8:44

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Claude Cales (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (track 2)
bass-baritone vocals:
Robert Massard (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 7, 11)
composer:
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (tracks 1–10, 10–12)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (1875) (track 8)
conductor:
Georges Prêtre (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 1–12)
engineer:
Paul Vavasseur (engineer) (tracks 1–12)
librettist:
Ludovic Halévy (tracks 2–10, 10–12)
Henri Meilhac (tracks 2–10, 10–12)
Ludovic Halévy (1875) (track 8)
Henri Meilhac (1875) (track 8)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Jane Berbié (mezzo-soprano) (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 6, 9)
Maria Callas (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 3, 5, 8–9, 11–12)
orchestra:
Orchestre de l’Opéra National de Paris (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Michel Glotz (tracks 1–12)
soprano vocals:
Maria Callas (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (track 6)
Andréa Guiot (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 4, 10)
Nadine Sautereau (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 6, 9, 11)
tenor vocals:
Nicolai Gedda (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (tracks 2, 4–5, 8, 12)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1964) (track 6)
arrangements:
Carmen (jazz arrangement of the Habanera from Bizet's Carmen) (track 3)
Carmen: Habanera (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
is based on:
El arreglito (track 3)
is the basis for:
Carmen Suite no. 1: IV. Séguedille (based on Carmen: Act I. Séguedille et Duo « Près des remparts de Séville ») (track 5)
Carmen Suite no. 1: VI. Les Toréadors (theme from Carmen: Prelude to Act I and Carmen: Act IV. « Les voici ! Voici la quadrille ! ») (tracks 1, 11)
Chains of Love (Disney song based on the melody of the Habanera from Carmen) (track 3)
Señorita (track 3)
later translated versions:
Habanera de Carmen (track 3)
later versions:
part of:
Carmen: Acte II (tracks 6–8, 8)
Carmen: Acte III (tracks 9–10, 10)
Carmen: Acte IV (tracks 11–12)
Carmen (track 1)
Carmen: Acte I (tracks 2–5)
recording of:
Carmen: Prélude (1964-07-06 – 1964-07-20) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on a Song (tracks 3, 7)
Barcelona Games Medley (tracks 1, 7–8)