Tracklist

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# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 1: Villanelle
Hector Berlioz 2:50
2 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 2: Les spectre de la rose
Hector Berlioz 6:24
3 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 3: Sur les lagunes
Hector Berlioz 7:20
4 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 4: Absence
Hector Berlioz 5:41
5 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 5: Au cimetière (Clair de lune)
Hector Berlioz 5:50
6 Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 No. 6: L'île inconnue
Hector Berlioz 4:00
7 La captive, Op. 12
Hector Berlioz 7:55
8 Le jeune pâtre breton, Op. 13 No. 4
Hector Berlioz 5:52
9 Zaïde, Op. 19 No. 1
Hector Berlioz 3:43
10 Cantata "Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt", BWV 68: My Heart Ever Faithful
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:33
11 Cantata "Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis", BWV 21: Sighing, Weeping
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:59
12 Messiah, HWV 56: I Know that My Redeemer Liveth
Georg Friedrich Händel 6:53
13 The Creation: With Verdure Clad
Joseph Haydn 6:35
14 Elijah: Hear, Ye Israel
Felix Mendelssohn 6:11

Credits

Medium 1

composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (track 14)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1714) (track 11)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1725) (track 10)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 12)
Hector Berlioz (1834) (track 9)
Hector Berlioz (1841) (tracks 1–3, 3–4, 4–6)
conductor:
Max Rudolf (tracks 10–14)
Dimitri Mitropoulos (1954) (tracks 1–6)
librettist:
Julius Schubring (track 14)
Christiana Mariana von Ziegler (1728) (track 10)
lyricist:
Roger de Beauvoir (track 9)
Théophile Gautier (tracks 1–3, 3–4, 4–6)
orchestra:
Columbia Symphony Orchestra (tracks 7–14)
Jean Morel (Conductor) (tracks 7–9)
Columbia Symphony Orchestra (1954) (tracks 1–6)
soprano vocals:
Eleanor Steber (tracks 10–11)
Eleanor Steber (1954) (tracks 1–6)
translator:
William Bartholomew (track 14)
part of:
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 107B) (track 9)
arrangements:
My Heart ever Faithful from Cantata, BWV 68 (for piano, Friedman) (track 10)
later translated versions:
part of:
Elijah, op. 70, Part II (with English libretto by William Bartholomew) (track 14)
Les nuits d'été, H. 81, op. 7 (tracks 1–3, 3–4, 4–6)
recording of:

Release

ASIN: US: B0000029PH [info]