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Verismo

08/13/11 12:00PM

We begin an exploration of Verismo opera with examples from two of the most popular operas in the repertory: Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana and Leoncavallo's Pagliacci.

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

Pagliacci: Prologue
Composer: Ruggero Leoncavallo
Ensemble: Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Milano
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Soloists: Tito Gobbi, baritone
CD/Album: Maria Callas - Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana - Leoncavallo: Pagliacci
Record co./Cat #: EMI 56287
Release Year: 1955
 
 

12:12pm

Pagliacci: Prologue
Composer: Ruggero Leoncavallo
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Soloists: Lawrence Tibbett, baritone
CD/Album: Tibbett In Opera
Record co./Cat #: Nimbus 7825
Release Year: 1991
 
 

12:20pm

Pagliacci: "Vesti la giubba"
Composer: Ruggero Leoncavallo
Ensemble: Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Milano
Conductor: Lovro von Matačić
Soloists: Franco Corelli, tenor
CD/Album: Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana - Leoncavallo: Pagliacci
Record co./Cat #: EMI 63967
Release Year: 1961
 
 

12:24pm

Pagliacci: "Vesti la giubba"
Composer: Ruggero Leoncavallo
Ensemble: RCA Victor Orchestra
Conductor: Renato Cellini
Soloists: Jussi Björling, tenor
CD/Album: Leoncavallo: Pagliacci/Cellini
Record co./Cat #: EMI 49503
Release Year: 1953
 
 

12:29pm

Pagliacci: "Qual fiamma avea nel guardo!"
Composer: Ruggero Leoncavallo
Ensemble: Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Milano
Conductor: Renato Cellini
Soloists: Victoria de los Angeles, soprano
CD/Album: Leoncavallo: Pagliacci/Cellini
Record co./Cat #: EMI 49503
Release Year: 1953
 
 

12:34pm

Cavalleria rusticana: "O Lola ch'ai di latti la cammisa"
Composer: Pietro Mascagni
Ensemble: Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Milano
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Soloists: Placido Domingo, tenor
CD/Album: Pietro Mascagni - Cavalleria rusticana
Record co./Cat #: Philips 416137
Release Year: 1985
 
 

12:40pm

Cavalleria rusticana: "Tu qui, Santuzza?"
Composer: Pietro Mascagni
Ensemble: Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Milano
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Soloists: Maria Callas, soprano ; Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor ; Anna Maria Canali, mezzo-soprano
CD/Album: Maria Callas - Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana - Leoncavallo: Pagliacci
Record co./Cat #: EMI 56287
Release Year: 1954
 
 

12:54pm

Cavalleria rusticana: Conclusion
Composer: Pietro Mascagni
Ensemble: Orchestra e Coro del Teatro alla Scala, Milano
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Soloists: Placido Domingo, tenor ; Elena Obraztsova, soprano ; Fedora Barbieri, mezzo-soprano
CD/Album: Pietro Mascagni - Cavalleria rusticana
Record co./Cat #: Philips 416137
Release Year: 1985
 
 
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