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  • Release Date: 7/1/2003
  • Label: Opera D'oro
  • UPC: 723724568327
  • Catalog Number: 8015
  • Sales rank: 114,055

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Il barbière di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville), opera: Largo al factotum - Gioachino Rossini & Gino Bechi (4:46)
    Composed byGioachino Rossini
    Performed byGino Bechi
  2. 2 L'elisir d'amore, opera: Udite, udite o rustici - Gaetano Donizetti & Ezio Pinza (6:40)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Performed byEzio Pinza
  3. 3 Eva (Das Fabriksmädel), operetta in 3 acts: Im heimlichen Dämmer - Franz Lehár & Franz Lehár (4:41)
    Composed byFranz Lehár
    Conducted byFranz Lehár
    Performed byFranz Lehár, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Maria Reining
  4. 4 Martha, opera: Mag der Himmel euch vergeben - Friedrich von Flotow & Hedwig von Debicka (3:13)
    Composed byFriedrich von Flotow
    Performed byHedwig von Debicka, Emmi Leisner, Helge Rosvaenge, Rudolf Watzke
  5. 5 Martha, opera: Ach so fromm - Friedrich von Flotow & Richard Tauber (2:41)
    Composed byFriedrich von Flotow
    Performed byRichard Tauber
  6. 6 Martha, opera: The Last Rose of Summer - Friedrich von Flotow & Amelita Galli-Curci (3:31)
    Composed byFriedrich von Flotow
    Performed byAmelita Galli-Curci
  7. 7 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Non so più - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Amelita Galli-Curci (2:11)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Performed byAmelita Galli-Curci
  8. 8 Das Land des Lächelns (The Land of Smiles) (revision of "Die gelbe Jacke"), operetta in 3 acts: You Are My Heart's Delight - Franz Lehár & Amelita Galli-Curci (3:10)
    Composed byFranz Lehár
    Performed byAmelita Galli-Curci
  9. 9 Frühlingsstimmen (Voices of Spring), waltz for orchestra (with voice ad lib), Op. 410 (RV 410) - Johann Strauss II & Charles Cerne (4:19)
    Composed byJohann Strauss II
    Performed byAda Sari
  10. 10 The Student Prince, operetta: Drinking Song / Golden Days - Sigmund Romberg & Robert Merrill (3:17)
    Composed bySigmund Romberg
    Performed byRobert Merrill
  11. 11 Die Fledermaus (The Bat), operetta (RV 503): You and You - Johann Strauss II & Robert Merrill (4:39)
    Composed byJohann Strauss II
    Performed byRobert Merrill
  12. 12 Conversation Piece, Musical: I'll Follow My Secret Heart - Noël Coward & Robert Merrill (3:18)
    Composed byNoël Coward
    Performed byRobert Merrill, Lily Pons
  13. 13 The White Dove, song for voice & piano, V. 143 - Franz Lehár & Lawrence Tibbett (4:34)
    Composed byFranz Lehár
    Performed byLawrence Tibbett
  14. 14 The Student Prince, operetta: Deep in my heart - Sigmund Romberg & Lauritz Melchior (2:03)
    Composed bySigmund Romberg
    Performed byLauritz Melchior, Jane Wilson
  15. 15 Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow), operetta: The Merry Widow Waltz - Franz Lehár & Helen Traubel (4:02)
    Composed byFranz Lehár
    Performed byHelen Traubel
  16. 16 The Student Prince, operetta: Serenade - Sigmund Romberg & Lauritz Melchior (3:20)
    Composed bySigmund Romberg
    Performed byLauritz Melchior
  17. 17 The New Moon, operetta: Stout-hearted Men - Sigmund Romberg & Helen Traubel (2:54)
    Composed bySigmund Romberg
    Performed byHelen Traubel
  18. 18 The New Moon, operetta: Russian Song - Sigmund Romberg & Lawrence Tibbett (1:42)
    Composed bySigmund Romberg
    Performed byLawrence Tibbett
  19. 19 The New Moon, operetta: Wanting You - Sigmund Romberg & Lawrence Tibbett (4:16)
    Composed bySigmund Romberg
    Performed byLawrence Tibbett
  20. 20 Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' (from "Oklahoma"), song - Richard Rodgers & Helen Traubel (2:37)
    Composed byRichard Rodgers
    Performed byHelen Traubel
  21. 21 Il barbière di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville), opera: Una voce poco fa - Gioachino Rossini & Percy Pitt (4:04)
    Composed byGioachino Rossini
    Conducted byPercy Pitt
    Performed byPercy Pitt, Luisa Tetrazzini
Disc 2
  1. 1 Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron), operetta (RV 511): Wer uns getraut - Johann Strauss II & Jussi Björling (3:14)
    Composed byJohann Strauss II
    Performed byJussi Björling, Hjordis Schymberg
  2. 2 An der schönen, blauen Donau (On the Beautiful, Blue Danube), waltz for orchestra (with chorus ad lib), Op. 314 (RV 314): Excerpt - Johann Strauss II & Lily Pons (4:30)
    Composed byJohann Strauss II
    Performed byLily Pons
  3. 3 Der Bettelstudent, operetta: Ich hab' kein Geld, bin vogelfrei - Carl Millöcker & Jussi Björling (1:43)
    Composed byCarl Millöcker
    Performed byJussi Björling
  4. 4 Der Tapfere Soldat (The Chocolate Soldier), operetta: My Hero - Frank Forest & Oscar Straus (2:49)
    Composed byOscar Straus
    Performed byFrank Forest, Rosa Ponselle
  5. 5 Kiss Me Again, song for voice & orchestra (from "Mlle Modiste") - Victor Herbert & Frank Forest (4:28)
    Composed byVictor Herbert
    Performed byFrank Forest, Rosa Ponselle
  6. 6 Up in Central Park, operetta: When You Walk in the Room - Sigmund Romberg & Frank Forest (2:49)
    Composed bySigmund Romberg
    Performed byFrank Forest, Robert Merrill
  7. 7 The Vagabond King, operetta: Song of the Vagabonds - Rudolf Friml & Frank Forest (1:38)
    Composed byRudolf Friml
    Performed byFrank Forest, Robert Merrill
  8. 8 Linda di Chamounix, opera: O luce di quest'anima - Gaetano Donizetti & Robert Merrill (3:05)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Conducted byCarlo Sabajno
    Performed byRobert Merrill, La Scala Theater Orchestra, Carlo Sabajno, Toti Dal Monte
  9. 9 Le Chalet, operetta: Dans le service d'Autriche - Adolphe Adam & Hippolyte Belhomme (2:41)
    Composed byAdolphe Adam
    Performed byHippolyte Belhomme
  10. 10 Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald (Tales from the Vienna Woods), waltz for orchestra, Op. 325 (RV 325) - Johann Strauss II & Marcella Sembrich (4:40)
    Composed byJohann Strauss II
    Performed byMarcella Sembrich
  11. 11 La fille du régiment, opera: Per viver vicino - Gaetano Donizetti & John McCormack (3:30)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Performed byJohn McCormack
  12. 12 La Perle Du Brésil, opera: Charmant oiseau - Clement Barone & Félicien David (4:02)
    Composed byFélicien David
    Performed byAmelita Galli-Curci
  13. 13 El Huésped del Sevillano, zarzuela: Canción de la espada - Miguel Fleta & Jacinto Guerrero (2:21)
    Composed byJacinto Guerrero
    Performed byMiguel Fleta
  14. 14 El Niño Jadio, zarzuela: De España vengo - Conchita Supervia & Pablo Luna (4:09)
    Composed byPablo Luna
    Performed byConchita Supervia
  15. 15 Galathée, comic opera: Aimons, il faut aimer - Victor Massé & Hippolyte Belhomme (5:39)
    Composed byVictor Massé
    Performed byHippolyte Belhomme, Jane Marignan
  16. 16 Don Pasquale, opera: Com'é gentil - Gaetano Donizetti & Tito Schipa (4:17)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Performed byTito Schipa
  17. 17 Don Pasquale, opera: Quel guardo il cavaliere - Gaetano Donizetti & Amelita Galli-Curci (4:31)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Performed byAmelita Galli-Curci
  18. 18 Don Pasquale, opera: Tornami a dir che m'ami - Gaetano Donizetti & Tito Schipa (3:26)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Performed byTito Schipa, Toti Dal Monte
  19. 19 Die Entführung aus dem Serail, opera, K. 384: Im Mohrenland gegangen war - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Peter Anders (2:20)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Performed byPeter Anders
  20. 20 Die Entführung aus dem Serail, opera, K. 384: Oh, wie will ich triumphieren - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Wilhelm Hesch (2:53)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Performed byWilhelm Hesch
  21. 21 Modern Travel, an Opera Parody on Donizetti, Gounod, Verdi, Bizet & Dvorák - Various Composers & Lauritz Melchior (7:22)
    Composed byVarious Composers
    Performed byLauritz Melchior, Judy Garland, Danny Kaye
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