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Bel Canto

06/18/11 12:00PM

This afternoon we explore the bel canto style by listening to music by Rossini, Donizetti, and Bellini.

Playlist

12:00pm

Die Entführung aus dem Serail: Overture (excerpt)
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
CD/Album: Mozart - Die Entführung aus dem Serail
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80544
Release Year: 2000
 
 

12:00pm

Il barbiere di Siviglia: "Largo al factotum"
Composer: Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: G. Polacco
Soloists: Riccardo Stracciari, bass
CD/Album: Treasury of Opera
Record co./Cat #: Nimbus 1742
Release Year: 2000
 
 

12:05pm

The Pirates of Penzance: "I am the very model of a modern major general"
Composer: Sir Arthur Sullivan
Ensemble: New Promenade Orchestra
Conductor: Isadore Godfrey
Soloists: Martyn Green, baritone
CD/Album: Gilbert & Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance
Record co./Cat #: London LLP-80/81 [vinyl]
 
 

12:10pm

Il barbiere di Siviglia: Primo finale
Composer: Gioachino Rossini
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Soloists: Roberta Peters, soprano ; Robert Merrill, baritone ; Cesare Valletti, tenor ; Giorgio Tozzi, bass ; Fernando Corena, bass ; Margaret Roggero, mezzo-soprano
CD/Album: Rossini - Il barbiere di Siviglia
Record co./Cat #: RCA 6505
Release Year: 1958
 
 

12:20pm

Il barbiere di Siviglia: "Ecco ridente in cielo"
Composer: Gioachino Rossini
Soloists: Tito Schipa, tenor
Record co./Cat #: RCA 42099 [vinyl]
Release Year: 1977
 
 

12:25pm

Il barbiere di Siviglia: "Una voce poco fà"
Composer: Gioachino Rossini
Ensemble: Odeon Opern Orchester
Conductor: Otto Dobrindt
Soloists: Marta Eggerth, soprano
CD/Album: Marta Eggerth - My Life My Song
Record co./Cat #: Patria 3000
Release Year: 2004
 
 

12:29pm

Lucia di Lammermoor: "Sulla tomba che rinserra il tradito genitore"
Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Soloists: Maria Callas, soprano ; Ferruccio Tagliavini, tenor
CD/Album: Donizetti - Lucia di Lammermoor
Record co./Cat #: EMI 47440
Release Year: 1960
 
 

12:40pm

L'elisir d'amore: "Una furtiva lagrima"
Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Conductor: James Levine
Soloists: Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
CD/Album: Gaetano Donizetti - L'elisir d'amore
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 429744
Release Year: 1990
 
 

12:45pm

La sonnambula: "Prendi: l'anel ti dono"
Composer: Vincenzo Bellini
Ensemble: Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Milano
Conductor: Antonino Votto
Soloists: Maria Callas, soprano ; Nicola Monti, tenor
CD/Album: Bellini - La sonnambula
Record co./Cat #: EMI 47377
Release Year: 1957
 
 

12:51pm

La sonnambula: "Son geloso del zefiro errante"
Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
Ensemble: Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Milano
Conductor: Antonino Votto
Soloists: Maria Callas, soprano ; Nicola Monti, tenor
CD/Album: Bellini - La sonnambula
Record co./Cat #: EMI 47377
Release Year: 1957
 
 

12:57pm

Die Entführung aus dem Serail: Overture (excerpt)
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: Tafelmusik
Conductor: Bruno Weil
CD/Album: Mozart: Overtures
Record co./Cat #: Sony 46695
Release Year: 1991
 
 
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