Tracklist

Hybrid SACD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Turandot: Act I. "Popolo di Pekino!"
Giacomo Puccini 5:31
2 Turandot: Act I. "Gira la cote, gira, gira!"
Giacomo Puccini 2:29
3 Turandot: Act I. "Perché tarda la luna?"
Giacomo Puccini 4:02
4 Turandot: Act I. "O giovinotto" (Funeral March)
Giacomo Puccini 3:07
5 Turandot: Act I. "O divina bellezza!"
Giacomo Puccini 1:27
6 Turandot: Act I. "Figlio, che fai?"
Giacomo Puccini 1:40
7 Turandot: Act I. "Fermo! Che fai? T'arresta!"
Giacomo Puccini 3:57
8 Turandot: Act I. "Non indugiare!"
Giacomo Puccini 2:06
9 Turandot: Act I. "Signore, ascolta!"
Giacomo Puccini 2:34
10 Turandot: Act I. "Non piangere, Liù!"
Giacomo Puccini 2:34
11 Turandot: Act I. "Ah! Per l'ultima volta!"
Giacomo Puccini 2:44
12 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "Olà, Pang! Olà, Pong!"
Giacomo Puccini 3:20
13 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "Ho una casa nell'Honan"
Giacomo Puccini 3:01
14 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "O mondo... O mondo..."
Giacomo Puccini 3:42
15 Turandot: Act II, Scene I. "Non v'è in China per nostra fortuna"
Giacomo Puccini 2:01
16 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Gravi, enormi ed imponenti"
Giacomo Puccini 3:55
17 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Un giuramento atroce mi costringe"
Giacomo Puccini 4:17
18 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Popolo di Pekino!"
Giacomo Puccini 1:41
Hybrid SACD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "In questa Reggia"
Giacomo Puccini 6:08
2 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Straniero, ascolta"
Giacomo Puccini 2:17
3 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "'Giuzza al pari di fiamma'"
Giacomo Puccini 2:11
4 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Gelo che ti dà foco"
Giacomo Puccini 3:15
5 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Figlio del Cielo!"
Giacomo Puccini 3:11
6 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Tre enigmi m'hai proposto"
Giacomo Puccini 1:48
7 Turandot: Act II, Scene II. "Ai tuoi piedi ci postriam"
Giacomo Puccini 2:06
8 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Così comanda Turandot"
Giacomo Puccini 3:21
9 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Nessun dorma!"
Giacomo Puccini 3:21
10 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Tu che guardi le stelle"
Giacomo Puccini 2:25
11 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Straniero, tu non sai"
Giacomo Puccini 1:36
12 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Principessa divina!"
Giacomo Puccini 3:52
13 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Chi pose tanta forza"
Giacomo Puccini 3:25
14 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Tu che di gel sei cinta" (Death of Liù)
Giacomo Puccini 2:42
15 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Ah! Tu sei morta"
Giacomo Puccini 5:00
16 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Principessa di morte!"
Giacomo Puccini 3:33
17 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Che è mai di me?"
Giacomo Puccini 2:38
18 Turandot: Act III, Scene I. "Del primo pianto"
Giacomo Puccini 4:58
19 Turandot: Act III, Scene II. "Diecimila anni"
Giacomo Puccini 2:58

Credits

Hybrid SACD 1

choir vocals [La Folla]:
Coro del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–6, 16, 18)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1–18)
conductor:
Erich Leinsdorf (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–18)
librettist:
Giuseppe Adami (tracks 1–18)
Renato Simoni (tracks 1–18)
orchestra:
Orchestra del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–18)
producer:
Richard Mohr (producer) (tracks 1–18)
recording engineer:
Lewis Layton (engineer) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–18)
solo baritone vocals [Il Principe di Persia]:
Adelio Zagonara (tenor) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 5–6)
solo baritone vocals [Ping]:
Mario Sereni (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 7, 12–13)
solo bass vocals [Pong]:
Tommaso Frascati (operatic tenor) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 7, 12–13)
solo bass vocals [Timur]:
Giorgio Tozzi (operatic bass) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 5–6, 8, 10–11)
solo bass vocals [Un Mandarino]:
Leonardo Monreale (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1, 18)
solo soprano vocals [Liù]:
Renata Tebaldi (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1, 5–6, 9–11)
solo soprano vocals [Sacerdoti bianchi]:
Nelly Pucci (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (track 4)
solo soprano vocals [Servi del boia]:
Anna di Stasio (mezzo-soprano) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (track 2)
solo tenor vocals [Calaf]:
Jussi Björling (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 4–8, 10–11, 17)
solo tenor vocals [Emperor Altoum]:
Alessio de Paolis (Met tenor) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (track 17)
solo tenor vocals [Pang]:
Piero de Palma (tenor) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 7, 12–13)
publisher:
Casa Ricordi (track 18)
Hendon Music Inc. (track 18)
recorded at:
Teatro dell’Opera di Roma in Rome, Roma, Italy (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–18)
part of:
Turandot: Atto I (tracks 1–11)
Turandot: Atto II (tracks 12–18)
recording of:
Turandot: Atto I. “Signore, ascolta!” (Liù) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (track 9)
Turandot: Atto I: "Perchè tarda la luna" (La folla) (1959-07-06 – 1959-07-11) (track 3)

Hybrid SACD 2

choir vocals [La Folla]:
Coro del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1, 3–5, 7, 11–15, 19)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1–8, 10–19)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1921-03 – 1924-03) (track 9)
conductor:
Erich Leinsdorf (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–19)
librettist:
Giuseppe Adami (tracks 1–13, 15–19)
Renato Simoni (tracks 1–13, 15–19)
lyricist:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (track 14)
orchestra:
Orchestra del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–19)
producer:
Richard Mohr (producer) (tracks 1–19)
recording engineer:
Lewis Layton (engineer) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–19)
solo baritone vocals [Ping]:
Mario Sereni (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 12–13, 15)
solo bass vocals [Timur]:
Giorgio Tozzi (operatic bass) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (track 15)
solo bass vocals [Un Mandarino]:
Leonardo Monreale (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (track 19)
solo soprano vocals [Liù]:
Renata Tebaldi (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 3, 12–14)
solo soprano vocals [Turandot]:
Birgit Nilsson (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–5, 12–13, 16–18)
solo tenor vocals [Calaf]:
Jussi Björling (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–6, 9–12, 15–18)
solo tenor vocals [Emperor Altoum]:
Alessio de Paolis (Met tenor) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 3, 5–6)
publisher:
Casa Ricordi (track 19)
Hendon Music Inc. (track 19)
recorded at:
Teatro dell’Opera di Roma in Rome, Roma, Italy (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (tracks 1–19)
later translated versions:
El nostre heroi (track 9)
Going to Win (track 9)
Hear My Prayer (English translation of Nessun dorma) (track 9)
part of:
Turandot: Atto III (tracks 8–18)
Turandot: Atto II (tracks 1–7, 19)
recording of:
Turandot: Atto II, Scena II. “In questa reggia” (Turandot, La folla, Calaf) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (track 1)
Turandot: Atto III, Scena I. Aria “Nessun dorma” (Calaf) (1959-07-03 – 1959-07-11) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B000G759LM [info]