Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene I. Introduction
Samuel Barber 1:26
2 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene I. "Potage crème aux perles" (Erika)
Samuel Barber 1:26
3 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene I. "No, I cannot understand why..." (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 5:46
4 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene I. "Must the winter come so soon?" (Erika)
Samuel Barber 2:33
5 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene I. "Listen!... They are here" (Erika)
Samuel Barber 1:40
6 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene I. "Do not utter a word, Anatol" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 4:56
7 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene I. "Yes, I believe I shall love you" (Anatol)
Samuel Barber 2:04
8 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene I. "Who are you?" (Erika)
Samuel Barber 5:59
9 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "And then?" (Baroness)
Samuel Barber 4:31
10 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "No, you are not as good a skater..." (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 3:13
11 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "Under the willow tree..." (Doctor)
Samuel Barber 2:51
12 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "Erika, I am so happy" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 4:01
13 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "Did you hear her?" (Erika)
Samuel Barber 1:35
14 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "Help, help! Save me from their talk" (Anatol)
Samuel Barber 2:54
15 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "Outside this house the world has changed" (Anatol)
Samuel Barber 3:12
16 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "Hurry now!" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 2:19
17 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act I, Scene II. "In morning light let us rejoice" (Chorus)
Samuel Barber 4:37
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act II "The Count and the Countess of d'Albanie" (Major-domo)
Samuel Barber 3:17
2 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act II "I should never have been a doctor" (Doctor)
Samuel Barber 3:35
3 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act II "Here you are!" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 1:35
4 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act II "At last I've found you" (Anatol)
Samuel Barber 1:38
5 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act II "Love has a bitter core, Vanessa" (Anatol)
Samuel Barber 4:41
6 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act II "Nothing to worry about" (Doctor)
Samuel Barber 6:26
7 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene I. "Why did no-one warn me?" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 5:05
8 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene I. "Why must the greatest sorrow..." (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 2:26
9 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene I. "There, look!" (Doctor)
Samuel Barber 3:06
10 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene I. "On the path to the lake" (Anatol)
Samuel Barber 3:00
11 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene I. "Anatol, tell me the truth!" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 2:40
12 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene I. "Grandmother!" (Erika)
Samuel Barber 2:31
13 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Intermezzo
Samuel Barber 4:39
14 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene II. "By the time we arrive in Paris" (Anatol)
Samuel Barber 1:09
15 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene II. "For every love there is a last farewell" (Doctor)
Samuel Barber 2:23
16 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene II. "And you, my friend" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 2:50
17 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene II. "Erika, before I leave, you must tell me" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 4:22
18 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene II. "To leave, to break, to find, to keep" (Vanessa)
Samuel Barber 4:00
19 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene II. "Goodbye, be happy, Aunt Vanessa" (Erika)
Samuel Barber 2:57
20 Vanessa, Op. 32: Act III, Scene II. "No, I must never say that name again" (Erika)
Samuel Barber 3:38

Credits

Release

bass vocals: Stephen Charlesworth
Neal Davies (bass)
bass-baritone vocals: Simon Birchall
choir vocals: BBC Singers (professional chamber choir of the BBC)
conductor: Leonard Slatkin
mezzo-soprano vocals: Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
Catherine Wyn‐Rogers
orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
soprano vocals: Christine Brewer
tenor vocals: William Burden
ASIN: UK: B000632PQI [info]