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Arias by Puccini, Giodano, Massenet, Donizetti, Mozart, et al

Maria Callas (soprano)

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Contents

Puccini: Vissi d'arte (from Tosca)

Work length3:02
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Recorded: 1965-01-01
  • Recording Venue: Dec 1964/January 1965, Salle Wagram, PAris

Puccini: Un bel di vedremo (from Madama Butterfly)

Work length4:43
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$1.70
  • Mario Carlin (tenor), Plinio Clabassi (bass), Nicolai Gedda (tenor), Mario Borriello (bass-baritone), Maria Callas (soprano), Luisa Villa (soprano), Lucie Danieli (mezzo-soprano), Enrico Campi (bass), Renato Ercolani (tenor)
  • Teatro alla Scala, Orchestra of La Scala, Milan
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Recorded: 1955-08-06
  • Recording Venue: 1-6 Aug 1955. La Scala, Milan

Giordano, U: La mamma morta (from Andrea Chénier)

Work length4:53
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1954-09-20
  • Recording Venue: 18 & 20 September 1954 / Watford Town Hall

Rossini: Una voce poco fa (from Il barbiere di Siviglia)

Work length6:52
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1954-09-21
  • Recording Venue: 17,18,20 & 21 September 1954, Watford Town Hall

Bellini: La Sonnambula (1987 - Remaster): Compagne, temiri amici ....Come per me sereno

Work length5:48
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Teatro alla Scala, Orchestra of La Scala, Milan
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1955-06-12
  • Recording Venue: 9 & 12 June 1955; La Scala, Milan

Verdi: Rigoletto (1986 - Remaster), Act I, Scene 2: Gualtier Maldè ...Caro nome

Work length7:35
$1.30
$1.70
  • William Dickie (bass-baritone), Renato Ercolani (vocals), Carlo Forti (bass), Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Teatro alla Scala
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1955-09-16
  • Recording Venue: 3-16 September 1955, Teatro alla Scala, Milano

Verdi: Ah, fors'è lui che l'anima (from La Traviata)

Work length3:21
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  • Orquesta Sinfonica del Teatro Nacional de Santa Carlos, Lisboa, Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Orquestra Sinfónica Do Teatro Nacional De Sao Carlos, Lisboa
  • Franco Ghione
  • Recorded: 1958-03-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 March 1958 / 'live' in the Teatro San Carlos, Lisbon

Puccini: Manon Lescaut (1987 - Remaster): In quelle trine morbide

Work length2:53
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  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1954-09-22
  • Recording Venue: 15-18,21,22 September 1954, Watford Town Hall

Puccini: La Bohème (1987 - Remaster)

Work length8:12
$2.60
$3.40
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1954-09-22
  • Recording Venue: 15-18,21,22 September 1954, Watford Town Hall

Sì. Mi chiamano Mimì

Track length4:50
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Donde lieta uscì (Mimì's Farewell)

Track length3:22
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Puccini: O mio babbino caro (from Gianni Schicchi)

Work length2:35
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1954-09-22
  • Recording Venue: 15-18,21,22 September 1954, Watford Town Hall

Catalani: Ebben? Ne andrò lontana (from La Wally)

Work length4:49
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1954-09-21
  • Recording Venue: 17, 18, 20 & 21 Sept 1954, Watford Town Hall

Meyerbeer: Dinorah, Act II: Ombra leggera (Shadow Song)

Work length5:42
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  • Orchestra della RAI, Torino (performed by), Maria Callas (soprano), Orchestra Sinfonica di Torino della RAI (performed by)
  • Alfredo Simonetto
  • Recorded: 1954-12-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 December 1954/Casino, San Remo

Puccini: Turandot (1987 Digital Remaster): Signore, ascolta!

Work length2:31
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1954-09-22
  • Recording Venue: 15-18,21,22 September 1954, Watford Town Hall

Puccini: Turandot (1987 - Remaster): In questa Reggia

Work length6:23
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$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1954-09-22
  • Recording Venue: 15-18,21,22 September 1954, Watford Town Hall

Puccini: Madama Butterfly (1987 - Remaster), Act I: Vogliatemi bene, un bene piccolino

Work length7:23
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  • Nicolai Gedda (vocals), Plinio Clabassi (bass), Mario Carlin (tenor), Mario Borriello (bass-baritone), Maria Callas (soprano), Luisa Villa (soprano), Lucie Danieli (mezzo-soprano), Enrico Campi (bass), Renato Ercolani (tenor)
  • Teatro alla Scala
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Recorded: 1955-08-06
  • Recording Venue: 1-6 Aug 1955. La Scala, Milan

Bizet: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle 'Habanera' (from Carmen)

Work length4:02
$1.30
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  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Choeurs et Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion, Orchestra National de la Radiodiffusion Francaise, Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Recorded: 1961-04-05
  • Recording Venue: 28 March-5 April 1961, Salle Wagram, Paris

Bizet: Carmen (1987 - Remaster), Act II: Chanson bohème: Les tringles des sistres tintaient (Carmen)

Work length4:24
$1.30
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  • Georges Prêtre/Maria Callas/Nicolai Gedda/Nadine Sautereau/Jane Berbié/Choeurs René Duclos/Choeurs d'Enfants Jean Pesneaud/Choeurs et Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris, Jane Berbié (soprano), Orchestre Et Choeurs Du Theatre National (performed by), Nicolai Gedda (vocals), Nadine Sautereau (soprano), Maria Callas (soprano), Choeurs d'enfants Jean Pesneaud (lead vocals)
  • Rene Duclos Chorus, Choeurs Rene Duclos
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Recorded: 1964-07-20
  • Recording Venue: 6-20 July 1964/Salle Wagram Paris

Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila (1987 - Remaster): Printemps qui commence

Work length5:17
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Recorded: 1961-04-05
  • Recording Venue: 28 March-5 April 1961, Salle Wagram, Paris

Saint-Saëns: Mon cœur s'ouvre à ta voix (from Samson et Dalila)

Work length5:16
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Choeurs et Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion, Orchestra National de la Radiodiffusion Francaise, Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Recorded: 1961-04-05
  • Recording Venue: 28 March-5 April 1961, Salle Wagram, Paris

Gounod: Ah! Je veux vivre dans ce rêve (from Roméo et Juliette)

Work length3:39
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Choeurs et Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion, Orchestra National de la Radiodiffusion Francaise, Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Recorded: 1961-04-05
  • Recording Venue: 28 March-5 April 1961, Salle Wagram, Paris

Massenet: Manon (1987 - Remaster): Je ne suis que faiblesse....Adieu, notre petite table

Work length3:21
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Recorded: 1963-05-07
  • Recording Venue: 3 & 7 May 1963 / Salle Wagram, Paris

Gluck: Orphée et Eurydice (1987 - Remaster): J'ai perdu mon Eurydice

Work length4:24
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Choeurs et Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion, Orchestra National de la Radiodiffusion Francaise, Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Recorded: 1961-04-05
  • Recording Venue: 28 March - 5 April 1961, Salle Wagram, Paris

Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro, K.492 (1987 - Remaster): Porgi, amor (Act II)

Work length4:07
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Recorded: 1963-12-01

Bellini: Casta Diva (from Norma)

Work length5:35
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Teatro alla Scala, Orchestra of La Scala, Milan
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1960-09-12
  • Recording Venue: 5-12 September 1960, La Scala Milan

Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor (1997 - Remaster): Regnava nel silenzio...Quando rapito in estasi (Act I)

Work length8:05
$1.30
$1.70
  • Tito Gobbi (bass-baritone), Raffaele Arié (bass), Maria Callas (soprano), Giuseppe di Stefano (vocals), Gino Sarri (vocals), Anna Maria Canali (mezzo-soprano), Valiano Natali (vocals)
  • Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Coro Del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Recorded: 1953-02-06
  • Recording Venue: 29 &30 January and 3,4 & 6 February 1953, Teatro Communale, Florence

Donizetti: Anna Bolena (1995 - Remaster): Al dolce guidami castel natio

Work length4:31
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Recorded: 1958-09-25
  • Recording Venue: 24 & 25 September 1958, Kingsway Hall, London

Verdi: Macbeth (1987 - Remaster): Nel dì della vittoria ....Vienil t'affretta

Work length7:41
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Recorded: 1959-09-24
  • Recording Venue: 19-21 & 24 September 1958, Abbey Road Studios, London

Verdi: Aida (1972 Digital Remaster): Ritorna vincitor

Work length7:04
$1.30
$1.70
  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Recorded: 1964-04-22
  • Recording Venue: 22 April 1964 / Salle Wagram, Paris

Ponchielli: Suicidio! (from La Gioconda)

Work length4:17
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano), Piero Cappuccilli (bass-baritone), Pier Miranda Ferraro (tenor), Carlo Forti (bass), Leonardo Monreale (bass), Ivo Vinco (bass), Irene Companeez (contralto), Fiorenza Cossotto (mezzo-soprano), Renato Ercolani (tenor)
  • Orchestra of La Scala, Milan, Teatro alla Scala
  • Antonino Votto
  • Recorded: 1959-09-11
  • Recording Venue: 4-11 September 1959, La Scala, Milan

Verdi: Otello (1987 - Remaster): Ave Maria

Work length4:32
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Recorded: 1964-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 17-27 December 1963 & 20 & 21 February 1964, Salle Wagram, Paris