Annotation

Don Giovanni: Ezio Pinza
Donna Anna: Rose Bampton
Donna Elvira: Jarmila Novotna
Don Ottavio: Charles Kullman
Zerlina: Bida Sayão
Leporello: Alexander Kipnis
Masetto: Mack Harrell
Commendatore: Norman Cordon

Recorded from a live broadcast on March 7th, 1942.

Annotation last modified on 2008-12-21 05:20 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don Giovanni: Act I. Overture
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:55
2 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene I. "Notte e giorno faticar"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:09
3 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene I. "Ah! del padre in periglio"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:59
4 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene I. "Fuggi, crudele, fuggi!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:59
5 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene II. "Orsù, spicciati presto"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:19
6 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene II. "Ah! chi mi dice mai"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:50
7 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene II. "Chi è là?"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:57
8 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene II. "Madamina, il catalogo è questo"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:29
9 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Giovinette che fate all'amore"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:23
10 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Manco male è partita"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:43
11 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Ho capito, Signor, sì!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:25
12 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Alfin, siam liberati, Zerlinetta"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:43
13 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Là ci darem la mano..."
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:41
14 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Fermati, scellerato!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:47
15 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Ah! Fuggi il traditor!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:26
16 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Mi par ch'oggi il demonio si diverta"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:04
17 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Non ti fidar, o misera"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:04
18 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Poveca sventurata!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:24
19 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Don Ottavio, son morta!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:21
20 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Or sai, chi l'onore"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:46
21 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Come mai creder deggio"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:39
22 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Dalla sua pace"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:19
23 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Io deggio a ogni patto..."
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:13
24 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene III. "Finch'han dal vino..."
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:20
25 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene IV. "Masetto, senti un po'!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:26
26 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene IV. "Batti, batti, o bel Masetto"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:42
27 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene IV. "Guarda un po', com seppe questa strega"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:41
28 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene IV. "Presto, presto, pria ch'ei venga"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:42
29 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene IV. "Tra quest'arbori celata"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:11
30 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene IV. "Bisogna aver coraggio"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:13
31 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene IV. "Protegga il giusto cielo"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:18
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene V. "Riposate, vezzose ragazze"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:16
2 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene V. "Venite pur avanti"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:12
3 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene V. "Ecco il birbo che t'ha offesa!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:16
4 Don Giovanni: Act I, Scene V. "Trema, trema, o scellerato!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:07
5 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene I. "Eh via, Buffone, non mi seccar!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:54
6 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene I. "Leporello! ... Signore!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:32
7 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene I. "Ah taci, ingiusto core!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:45
8 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene I. "Amico, che ti par?"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:49
9 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene I. "Deh vieni alla finestra"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:53
10 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene I. "Metà di voi quà vadano"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:51
11 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene I. "Zitto, lascia ch'io senta"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:18
12 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene I. "Verdrai, carino..."
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:30
13 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene II. "Di molte faci il lume..."
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:33
14 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene II. "Sola, sola in buio loco"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:09
15 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene II. "Ferma briccone, dove ten vai!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:18
16 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene II. "Mille torbidi pensieri"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:10
17 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene II. "Dunque quello sei tu..."
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:23
18 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene II. "Ah, pietà, Signori miei!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:41
19 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene II. "Il mio tesoro"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:07
20 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Ah, questa e buona..."
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:48
21 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "O Statua gentilissima"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:26
22 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Calmatevi, idol mio!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 0:55
23 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Crudele? Ah no, mio bene!"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:11
24 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Forse un giorno..."
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:14
25 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Già la mensa è preparata"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:10
26 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "L'ultima prova dell'amor mio"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:20
27 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Don Giovanni, a cenar teco"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:42
28 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Da qual tremore insolito"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:08
29 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Ah! dov'è il perfido?"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:31
30 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Or che tutti, o mio tesoro"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:34
31 Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene III. "Questo è il fin"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:47

Credits

CD 1

baritone vocals:
Mack Harrell (1942-03-07) (tracks 9–12, 25, 27–29)
bass vocals:
Alexander Kipnis (1942-03-07) (tracks 2, 5, 7–8, 10, 23, 30–31)
Ezio Pinza (1942-03-07) (tracks 2, 5, 7, 10, 13–14, 17–19, 23–24, 27–31)
bass-baritone vocals:
Norman Cordon (1942-03-07) (track 2)
choir vocals:
Metropolitan Opera Chorus (1942-03-07) (tracks 9, 28)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 2–31)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1787) (track 1)
conductor:
Bruno Walter (1942-03-07) (tracks 1–31)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (tracks 2, 4–22)
Lorenzo Da Ponte (1787) (tracks 3, 23–31)
orchestra:
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (1942-03-07) (tracks 1–31)
soprano vocals:
Rose Bampton (1942-03-07) (tracks 2–4, 17, 20, 30–31)
Jarmila Novotna (1942-03-07) (tracks 6–7, 14–17, 30–31)
Bidu Sayão (1942-03-07) (tracks 9–10, 13–14, 25–29)
tenor vocals:
Charles Kullman (1942-03-07) (tracks 3–4, 17, 20–22, 30–31)
part of:
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 540a) (track 22)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
Don Juan, op. 34 (track 24)
later versions:
part of:
Il dissoluto punito, ossia il Don Giovanni, K. 527: Atto I (tracks 2, 5, 9, 16, 27, 27, 29, 29)
recording of:

CD 2

baritone vocals:
Mack Harrell (1942-03-07) (tracks 1–4, 11, 15–17, 29, 31)
bass vocals:
Alexander Kipnis (1942-03-07) (tracks 1–8, 13–16, 18, 20–21, 25–28, 31)
Ezio Pinza (1942-03-07) (tracks 1–11, 20–21, 25–28, 31)
bass-baritone vocals:
Norman Cordon (1942-03-07) (tracks 20, 27, 31)
choir vocals:
Metropolitan Opera Chorus (1942-03-07) (tracks 28, 31)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 1–9, 11–16, 18–23, 25–27, 29, 31)
conductor:
Bruno Walter (1942-03-07) (tracks 1–31)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (tracks 3, 15–16, 18–23, 25–27, 29–31)
Lorenzo Da Ponte (1787) (tracks 1–2, 4–9, 11–14)
orchestra:
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (1942-03-07) (tracks 1–31)
soprano vocals:
Rose Bampton (1942-03-07) (tracks 2–4, 14–16, 22–24, 29–31)
Jarmila Novotna (1942-03-07) (tracks 2–4, 7–8, 13–17, 26, 29, 31)
Bidu Sayão (1942-03-07) (tracks 1–4, 12, 15–17, 29, 31)
tenor vocals:
Charles Kullman (1942-03-07) (tracks 2–4, 14–17, 19, 22, 29–31)
arrangements:
Ein Stückchen von Mozart, op. 68 Anh. Nr. 24 (WoO 30.17) (Beginning of Zerlina's "Verdrai, carino") (track 12)
part of:
parts:
recording of: