Tracklist

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CD 44
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Aida: Act 2. Danza di piccoli schiavi mori
Giuseppe Verdi 1:36
2 Aida: Sacred Dance of the Priestesses
Giuseppe Verdi 2:38
3 Aida: Ballabile
Giuseppe Verdi 4:26
4 Otello: Act 3. Ballet Music
Giuseppe Verdi 6:13
5 Nabucco: Overture
Giuseppe Verdi 7:42
6 La forza del destino: Overture (Sinfonia)
Giuseppe Verdi 7:02
7 I vespri siciliani: Overture
Giuseppe Verdi 8:40
8 La traviata: Act 1. Prelude
Giuseppe Verdi 4:04
9 La traviata: Act 3. Prelude
Giuseppe Verdi 4:09
10 Aida: Preludio
Giuseppe Verdi 4:07
11 Aida: Sacred Dance of the Priestesses
Giuseppe Verdi 2:18
12 Aida: Act 2. Danza di piccoli schiavi mori
Giuseppe Verdi 1:31
13 Aida: Ballabile
Giuseppe Verdi 4:41
14 La Gioconda: Act 3. Dance of the Hours
Amilcare Ponchielli 10:15
CD 45

Credits

CD 44

balance engineer:
Karl-Heinz Westphal (1952-03) (track 7)
Karl-Heinz Westphal (1953-06) (tracks 6, 8–9)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1960-01) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 1, 3, 5–9)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1884 – 1886-11-01) (track 4)
conductor:
Ferenc Fricsay (track 14)
Ferenc Fricsay (1952-03) (track 7)
Ferenc Fricsay (1952-10) (track 5)
Ferenc Fricsay (1953-06) (tracks 6, 8–9)
Ferenc Fricsay (1960-01) (tracks 1–4)
librettist:
Temistocle Solera (track 5)
orchestra:
Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (track 14)
RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (1952-03) (track 7)
RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (1952-10) (track 5)
RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (1953-06) (tracks 6, 8–9)
Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (1960-01) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
Heinrich Keilholz (track 7)
Wolfgang Lohse (tracks 6, 8–9)
Hans Ritter (tracks 1–4)
Alfred Steinke (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1960) (tracks 1–3, 14)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1964) (track 4)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1952-03) (track 7)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1952-10) (track 5)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1953-06) (tracks 6, 8–9)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1960-01) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
La forza del destino (for brass band, Wright) (track 6)
part of:
Otello: Atto III (track 4)
I vespri siciliani (track 7)
La traviata (track 8)
Nabucco (track 5)
Aida: Atto Secondo (tracks 1, 3)
recording of:
I vespri siciliani: Sinfonia (1952-03) (track 7)
Nabucco: Overture (1952-10) (track 5)
La forza del destino: Overture (1953-06) (track 6)
La traviata: Atto III. Preludio (1953-06) (track 9)
La traviata: Preludio (1953-06) (track 8)