Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tosca: Act I. "Ah! Finalmente!" (Angelotti, Sagrestano, Cavaradossi)
Giacomo Puccini 5:27
2 Tosca: Act I. "Dammi i colori... Recondita armonia" (Cavaradossi, Sagrestano)
Giacomo Puccini 4:30
3 Tosca: Act I. "Gente là dentro!" (Cavaradossi, Angelotti, Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini 1:11
4 Tosca: Act I. "Mario! Mario! Mario!" (Tosca, Cavaradossi)
Giacomo Puccini 7:22
5 Tosca: Act I. "Ah, quegli occhi" (Tosca, Cavaradossi)
Giacomo Puccini 6:14
6 Tosca: Act I. "È buona la mia Tosca" (Cavaradossi, Angelotti, Sagrestano, Coro)
Giacomo Puccini 5:16
7 Tosca: Act I. "Un tal baccano in chiesa!" (Scarpia, Sagrestano, Spoletta)
Giacomo Puccini 3:53
8 Tosca: Act I. "Or tutto è chiaro" (Scarpia, Tosca, Sagrestano)
Giacomo Puccini 3:18
9 Tosca: Act I. "Ed io venivo a lui tutta dogliosa" (Tosca, Scarpia)
Giacomo Puccini 4:24
10 Tosca: Act I. "Tre sbirri, una carrozza" (Scarpia, Spoletta, Coro)
Giacomo Puccini 4:33
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tosca: Act II. "Tosca è un buon falco!" (Scarpia, Sciarrone)
Giacomo Puccini 3:08
2 Tosca: Act II. "Ha più forte" (Scarpia, Sciarrone, Spoletta)
Giacomo Puccini 2:25
3 Tosca: Act II. "Meno male!" (Scarpia, Spoletta, Cavaradossi)
Giacomo Puccini 3:18
4 Tosca: Act II. "Dov'è dunque Angelotti?" (Scarpia, Cavaradossi, Spoletta, Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini 0:58
5 Tosca: Act II. "Ed or fra noi parliam" (Scarpia, Tosca, Sciarrone, Cavaradossi)
Giacomo Puccini 5:22
6 Tosca: Act II. "Orsù, Tosca, parlate" (Scarpia, Tosca, Cavaradossi)
Giacomo Puccini 3:52
7 Tosca: Act II. "Floria!... Amore..." (Cavaradossi, Tosca, Scarpia, Sciarrone)
Giacomo Puccini 1:30
8 Tosca: Act II. "Vittoria! Vittoria!" (Cavaradossi, Tosca, Scarpia)
Giacomo Puccini 3:35
9 Tosca: Act II. "Se la giurata fede debbo tradir" (Scarpia, Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini 3:52
10 Tosca: Act II. "Vissi d'arte" (Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini 3:44
11 Tosca: Act II. "Vedi, le man giunte io stendo a te!" (Tosca, Scarpia, Spoletta)
Giacomo Puccini 3:37
12 Tosca: Act II. "E qual via scegliete?" (Scarpia, Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini 7:19
13 Tosca: Act III. "Io de' sospiri" (Pastore)
Giacomo Puccini 6:31
14 Tosca: Act III. "Mario Cavaradossi? A voi" (Carceriere, Cavaradossi)
Giacomo Puccini 2:54
15 Tosca: Act III. "E lucevan le stelle" (Cavaradossi)
Giacomo Puccini 3:11
16 Tosca: Act III. "Ah! Franchigia a Floria Tosca" (Cavaradossi, Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini 2:33
17 Tosca: Act III. "O dolci mani mansuete e pure" (Cavaradossi, Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini 5:40
18 Tosca: Act III. "E non giungono" (Tosca, Cavaradossi, Carceriere)
Giacomo Puccini 2:41
19 Tosca: Act III. "Com'è lunga l'attesa!" (Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini 2:28
20 Tosca: Act III. "Presto! Su, Mario! Mario! Su! Presto! Andiam!" (Tosca, Voci, Sciarrone, Spoletta)
Giacomo Puccini 1:33

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Peter Bown (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1, 3–10)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896 – 1899) (track 2)
conductor:
James Levine (US conductor and pianist) (tracks 1–10)
librettist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (tracks 4, 10)
Luigi Illica (tracks 4, 10)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896 – 1899) (track 2)
Luigi Illica (1896 – 1899) (track 2)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 1–10)
producer:
John Willan (producer) (tracks 1–10)
publisher:
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1980-07 – 1980-08) (tracks 1–10)
later translated versions:
part of:
Tosca: Atto I (tracks 1–10)
recording of:

CD 2

balance engineer:
Peter Bown (tracks 1–20)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 1–14, 16–20)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896 – 1899) (track 15)
conductor:
James Levine (US conductor and pianist) (tracks 1–20)
librettist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (tracks 10, 18, 20)
Luigi Illica (tracks 10, 18, 20)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896 – 1899) (track 15)
Luigi Illica (1896 – 1899) (track 15)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 1–20)
producer:
John Willan (producer) (tracks 1–20)
tenor vocals:
Plácido Domingo (track 15)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1980-07 – 1980-08) (tracks 1–20)
later translated versions:
Tosca: Aufzug III. "Und es blitzen die Sterne" ("E lucevan le stelle") (track 15)
part of:
Tosca: Atto II (tracks 1–12)
Tosca: Atto III (tracks 13–20)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

mastering: Simon Gibson (1997)