Tracklist

CD 1: Bruch: Violin Concertos no. 1, op. 26, no. 2, op. 44
CD 2: Schubert Lieder
CD 3: Brahms: Piano Concerto no. 2
CD 4: Beethoven: Triple Concerto, op. 36
CD 5: Brahms: Violin Concerto
CD 6: Liszt: Late Piano Works
CD 7: Beethoven: Piano Concertos no. 4 & no. 5
CD 8: Beethoven: Violin Concerto
CD 9: Rossini: Stabat Mater
CD 10: Verdi: Il Corsaro
CD 11: Verdi: Il Corsaro
CD 12: Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique
CD 13: Tippett: Concerto For Violin, Viola & Cello
CD 14: Tchaikovsky: Suite no. 3
CD 15: Bartók:The Miraculous Mandarin
CD 16: Fauré: Requiem; Pavane
CD 17: Verdi: Requiem
CD 18: Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 5
CD 19: Stravinsky: The Rite Of Spring; Scriabin: The Poem Of Ecstasy
CD 20: Mozart: Divertimento in E-flat major, K.563
CD 21: Bruckner: Symphony no. 3
CD 22: Debussy: Trois Nocturnes; Jeux
CD 23: Mahler: Das Lied von Der Erde
CD 24: Haydn, Hummel, Hertel & Stamitz Trumpet Concertos
CD 25: Mozart: Piano Concerto In D minor, K.466; Piano Concerto In C minor, K.491
CD 26: Dmitri Hvorostovsky: Tchaikovsky & Verdi Arias
CD 27: Mozart: Exsultate Jubilate
CD 28: Rachmaninoff: Piano Concertos Nos.2 & 3
CD 29: Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
CD 30: Bartók, Debussy, Mozart - Music For 2 Pianos
CD 31: Grieg & Schumann Piano Concertos
CD 32: Bach: The Brandenburg Concertos Nos.4-6
CD 33: Messiaen: Quatuor Pour La Fin Du Temps
CD 34: Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 3 - “Polish”
CD 35: Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture (Sinfonia)
Gioachino Rossini 7:14
2 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, no. 1 Introduzione: “Piano, pianissimo”
Gioachino Rossini 2:58
3 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, Cavatina: “Ecco, ridente in cielo”
Gioachino Rossini 7:36
4 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, Recitativo: “Gente indiscreta”
Gioachino Rossini 0:32
5 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, no. 2 Cavatina: “Largo al factotum”
Gioachino Rossini 4:51
6 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, Recitativo: “Ah, ah! che bella vita” - no. 3 Canzone: “Se il mio nome saper voi bramate” - Recitativo: “Oh cielo!”-“Nella stanza”
Gioachino Rossini 7:48
7 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, no. 4 Duetto: “All’idea di quel metallo”
Gioachino Rossini 8:39
8 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, no. 5 Cavatina: “Una voce poco fa” - “Io sono docile”
Gioachino Rossini 5:40
9 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, Recitativo: “Sì, sì, la vincerò”
Gioachino Rossini 3:31
10 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, no. 6 Aria: “La calunnia è un venticello”
Gioachino Rossini 4:34
11 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, Recitativo: “Ah, che ne dite?”
Gioachino Rossini 2:51
12 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, no. 7 Duetto: “Dunque io son... tu non m’inganni?”
Gioachino Rossini 4:46
13 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, Recitativo: “Ora mi sento meglio”
Gioachino Rossini 1:25
14 Il barbiere di Siviglia: Act I, no. 8 Aria: “A un dottor della mia sorte”
Gioachino Rossini 6:31
CD 36: Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia
CD 37: Tchaikovsky & Sibelius Violin Concertos
CD 38: Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni
CD 39: Strauss, R.: Four Last Songs
CD 40: Orff: Carmina Burana
CD 41: Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue; Piano Concerto In F; An American in Paris
CD 42: Schubert: String Quartet op. 161, D887
CD 43: Liszt: Piano Concerto no. 1; Piano Concerto no. 2
CD 44: Villa-Lobos & Castelnuovo-Tedesco Guitar Concertos; Rodrigo: Sones En La Giralda
CD 45: Mendelssohn: Elias
CD 46: Mendelssohn: Elias
CD 47: Prokofiev: Symphony-Concerto for Cello & Orchestra; Symphony no. 7
CD 48: Mozart: Requiem
CD 49: Mozart: Sonatas For Piano & Violin K.451 & K481
CD 50: Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Opp.109, 110 & 111
CD 51: Schoenberg: Piano Concerto
CD 52: Vivaldi: Concerti Da Camera
CD 53: Vivaldi: Concerti Da Camera
CD 54: Mozart: Serenade In B-flat, K.361 - “Gran Partita”
CD 55: Dvorak: Cello Concerto

Credits

CD 35: Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia

baritone vocals:
Thomas Allen (baritone) (1982-06) (tracks 5–7, 9, 11–12)
Domenico Trimarchi (1982-06) (tracks 6, 9, 11, 13–14)
bass vocals:
Matthew Best (bass singer and conductor, founder of Corydon Singers) (1982-06) (tracks 2–4)
Robert Lloyd (operatic bass) (1982-06) (tracks 9–11)
choir vocals:
Ambrosia Opera Chorus (1982-06) (tracks 2–3)
composer:
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (tracks 1–6, 6–14)
conductor:
Neville Marriner (1982-06) (tracks 1–14)
librettist:
Cesare Sterbini (tracks 2, 5–8, 10, 12, 14)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Agnes Baltsa (mezzo-soprano) (1982-06) (tracks 6, 8–9, 11–13)
orchestra:
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (1982-06) (tracks 1–14)
producer:
Erik Smith (British producer, pianist and harpsichordist) (tracks 1–14)
tenor vocals:
Francisco Araiza (tenor) (1982-06) (tracks 2–4, 6–7)
recorded at:
Watford Town Hall in Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom (1982-06) (tracks 1–14)
arrangements:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (for two guitars, Giuliani) (track 1)
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (for wind ensemble, arr. Sedlak) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Figaro (track 5)
Rabbit of Seville (1950 Warner Bros. Looney Tunes theatrical cartoon short) (track 1)
later parody versions:
Honneur aux barbus (track 5)
part of:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Atto I (tracks 2–6, 6–14)
recording of:
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (1982-06) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Barcelona Games Medley (tracks 5, 8)