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The Prima Voce Treasury of Opera, Volume 2

Great Arias in Historic Recordings

Jussi Björling, Marian Anderson, Marcel Journet, Alma Gluck, Rosa Ponselle, Giovanni Martinelli

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Contents

Auber: C’est l’histoire amoureuse (Manon)

2:32
  • Amelita Galli-Curci
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack

 Excerpt, Puccini: Manon Lescaut

6:06
  • Rosa Ponselle, Beniamino Gigli
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Donna non vidi mai (Recorded 1926)

2:53

In quelle trine morbide (Recorded 1923)

3:13

Flotow: M'appari (from Martha)

3:28
  • Tito Schipa
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Rimsky Korsakov: May Night: How quiet here...Sleep, my beauty (Recorded 1913)

4:15
  • Boris Slovtsov
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

 Excerpt, Boito: Mefistofele

7:48
  • Beniamino Gigli, Claudia Muzio
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Lorenzo Molajoli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani

L'altra notte in fondo al mare (Recorded 1935)

4:11

Giunto sul passo estremo (Recorded 1921)

3:37

Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, WWV 96: Morgenlich leuchtend im rosigen Schein (Recorded 1939)

4:01
  • Lauritz Melchior
  • Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Eugene Ormandy

 Excerpt, Thomas, Ambroise: Mignon

16:44
  • Luisa Tetrazzini, Ezio Pinza, Tito Schipa, Conchita Supervia
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Gustave Cloëz, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Connais-tu le pays? (Recorded 1931)

4:35

Addio, Mignon (Recorded 1924)

3:23

Io son Titania (Recorded 1911)

4:41

De son coeur j'ai calmé (Recorded 1927)

4:05

Gounod: Mireille: O légère hirondelle (Recorded 1912)

2:49
  • Frieda Hempel
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Bellini: Norma: Sediziose...Casta Diva (Recorded 1928)

4:59
  • Rosa Ponselle
  • Metropolitan Opera
  • Giulio Setti

 Excerpt, Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, K492

9:42
  • Conchita Supervia, Elisabeth Schumann, Giuseppe de Luca
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Se vol ballare (Recorded 1917)

3:24

Non so più (Recorded 1928)

3:00

Voi che sapete (Recorded 1926)

3:18

Heuberger: Der Opernball: Im Chambre séparée (Recorded 1932)

3:11
  • Herbert Ernst Groh
  • Odeon-Künstler Orchester
  • Otto Dobrindt

 Excerpt, Verdi: Otello

11:11
  • Lawrence Tibbett, Eidé Norena, Enrico Caruso
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Ora e per sempre addio (Recorded 1910)

2:26

E qual cetezza sognate...Era la notte (Recorded 1939)

4:14

Ave Maria (Recorded 1932)

4:31

 Excerpt, Leoncavallo: Pagliacci

13:12
  • Leone Paci, Lawrence Tibbett, Tito Schipa, Beniamino Gigli, Giuseppe Nessi, Mario Basiola, Iva Pacetti
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Franco Ghione, Rosario Bourdon, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Si può? (Recorded 1926)

7:27

Recitar! ... Vesti la giubba (Recorded 1934)

3:32

Serenata d'Arlecchino (Recorded 1922)

2:13

 Excerpt, Bizet: Les Pêcheurs de Perles

8:53
  • Giuseppe De Luca, Beniamino Gigli
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Lawrence Collingwood, Josef Pasternack, Alexander, Franco Ghione, Sir John Barbirolli, Erich Orthmann, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Georg Szell, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Piero Coppola, Walter B. Rogers, Hans Lange, Wilfred Pelletier, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Gustave Cloëz, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli, Eugene Ormandy

Del tempio al limitar (Recorded 1927)

4:36

Mi par d'udir ancora (Recorded 1929)

4:17

Offenbach: La Périchole: Tu n'es pas beau (Recorded 1932)

3:52
  • Maggie Teyte
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli

David, Félicien: La perle du Brésil: Charmant oiseaux (Recorded 1917)

4:08
  • Amelita Galli-Curci
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

 Excerpt, Gershwin: Porgy and Bess

5:56
  • Lawrence Tibbett, Helen Jepson
  • Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production
  • Alexander Smallens

Summertime (Recorded 1935)

2:40

Where Is My Bess? (Recorded 1935)

3:16

Adam: Le postillion de Longjumeau: Mes amis écoutez (Recorded 1936)

3:01
  • Helge Roswaenge
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus
  • Bruno Seidler-Winkler

 Excerpt, Borodin: Prince Igor

8:17
  • Feodor Chaliapin, Nina Koshetz
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Josef Pasternack, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Galitzky's song (Recorded 1922)

3:35

Jaroslavana's aria (Recorded 1928)

4:42

 Excerpt, Bellini: I Puritani

8:17
  • Amelita Galli-Curci, Giacomo Lauri-Volpi
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Rosario Bourdon

A te, o cara (Recorded 1928)

3:41

Qui la voce sua soave (Recorded 1917)

4:36

Alfano: Resurrection: Dieu de grâce (Recorded 1926)

5:10
  • Mary Garden
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Wagner: Rienzi: Allmächt'ger Vater, blick' herab (Recorded 1930)

2:07
  • Lauritz Melchior
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

 Excerpt, Verdi: Rigoletto

24:30
  • Amelita Galli-Curci, Enrico Caruso, Giuseppe de Luca, Jussi Björling, John McCormack, Grace Anthony
  • Metropolitan Opera House Chorus and Orchestra, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Questa o quella (Recorded 1913)

4:42

Caro nome (Recorded 1917)

4:47

Ella mi fu rapita...Parmir veder le lagrime (Recorded 1913)

8:21

Povero Rigoletto...Cortigiani, vil razza dannata (Recorded 1927)

2:18

La donna è mobile (Recorded 1936)

4:22

Handel: Lascia ch'io pianga (from Rinaldo)

3:55
  • Ernestine Schumann-Heink
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Lalo: Le Roi d'Ys: Vainement ma bien aimée (Recorded 1922)

3:38
  • Beniamino Gigli
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

 Excerpt, Gounod: Roméo et Juliette

7:58
  • Dmitri Smirnov, Yevgeniya Bronskaya
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Je veux vivre dans ce rêve (Recorded 1913)

4:08

Ah, lève-to, soleil (Recorded 1909)

3:50

Strauss, R: Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Ist ein Traum, kann nicht wirlich sein (Recorded 1936)

4:48
  • Erna Berger, Tiana Lemnitz
  • Staatskapelle Berlin
  • Clemens Krauss

 Excerpt, Rimsky Korsakov: Sadko (opera)

7:41
  • Beniamino Gigli, Nina Koshetz
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Chanson Hindoue (Recorded 1932)

3:30

Berceuse (Recorded 1928)

4:11

 Excerpt, Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila

9:30
  • Marian Anderson, Conchita Supervia
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Gustave Cloëz, Lawrence Collingwood

Printemps qui commence (Recorded 1931)

4:31

Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix (Recorded 1930)

4:59

Handel: Semele, HWV 58: O sleep, why dost thou leave me? (Recorded 1920)

4:04
  • John McCormack
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Verdi: Simon Boccanegra: A te l'estremo addio...Il lacerato spirito (Recorded 1931)

3:30
  • Alexander Kipnis
  • Staatskapelle Berlin
  • Erich Orthmann

Rimsky Korsakov: The Snow Maiden: Full of wonders (Recorded 1913)

4:43
  • Boris Slovtsov
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

 Excerpt, Bellini: La Sonnambula

7:05
  • Luisa Tetrazzini, Claudia Muzio
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Lorenzo Molajoli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani

Ah! Non credea mirarti (Recorded 1935)

3:04

Ah! non giunge (Recorded 1911)

4:01

 Excerpt, Wagner: Tannhäuser

17:38
  • Tiana Lemnitz, Kirsten Flagstad, Marcel Journet, Lauritz Melchior
  • London Symphony Orchestra, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Sir John Barbirolli, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Dir töne Lob (Recorded 1929)

3:12

Dich, teure Halle (Recorded 1934)

3:36

Allmächt'ge Jungfrau (Elisabeth's Prayer) (Recorded 1935)

3:27

O du, mein holder Abendstern (Recorded 1906)

7:23

 Excerpt, Puccini: Tosca

10:35
  • Geraldine Farrar, Jussi Björling, Giovanni Martinelli
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Recondita armonia (Recorded 1914)

4:28

Vissi d'arte (Recorded 1913)

2:22

E lucevan le stelle (Recorded 1937)

3:45

Korngold: Die Tote Stadt, Op. 12: Glück, das mir verblieb (Recorded 1924)

4:20
  • Lotte Lehmann, Richard Tauber
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Grande Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Georg Szell

 Excerpt, Verdi: La Traviata

16:44
  • John McCormack, Luisa Tetrazzini, Lucrezia Bori
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Walter B. Rogers, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Ah fors' è lui … sempre libera (Recorded 1911)

4:41

De' miei bollenti spiriti (Recorded 1910)

3:53

Addio del passato (Recorded 1913)

4:52

Parigi o cara (Recorded 1914)

3:18

Wagner: Mild und leise 'Isolde's Liebestod' (from Tristan und Isolde)

5:01
  • Frida Leider
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli

 Excerpt, Verdi: Il Trovatore

10:20
  • Heinrich Schlusnus, Rosa Ponselle, Giovanni Martinelli
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Johannes Schüler, Walter B. Rogers, Romano Romani

Tacea la notte placida (Recorded 1922)

4:17

Il balen del suo sorriso (Recorded 1937)

3:12

Di quella pira (Recorded 1915)

2:51

Rimsky Korsakov: The Tsar's Bride: Liuba's air (Recorded 1913)

3:33
  • Alma Gluck
  • Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Gustave Cloëz, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

 Excerpt, Puccini: Turandot

5:45
  • Lotte Schöne, Giacomo Lauri-Volpi
  • Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra
  • Fritz Zweig, Mario Cordone

Signore, ascolta (Recorded 1927)

2:54

Nessun dorma (Recorded 1942)

2:51

Spontini: La Vestale: O Nume tutelar (Recorded 1926)

3:32
  • Rosa Ponselle
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Grande Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Staatskapelle Berlin, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, Metropolitan Opera, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Rosario Bourdon

 Excerpt, Wagner: Die Walküre

5:16
  • Kirsten Flagstad, Lauritz Melchior
  • London Symphony Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli, Eugene Ormandy

Du bist der Lentz (Recorded 1937)

2:14

Winter stürme wichen dem Wonne mond (Recorded 1931)

3:02

 Excerpt, Massenet: Werther

6:41
  • Ninon Vallin, Tito Schipa
  • Orchestra of L'Opera Comique, Berlin State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Staatskapelle Berlin, Grande Orchestra, Orchestra and Chorus of the New York Production, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, Odeon-Künstler Orchester, The Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala, Milan, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Gustave Cloëz, Josef Pasternack, Nils Grevillius, Clemens Krauss, Bruno Seidler-Winkler, Sir John Barbirolli, Piero Coppola, Franco Ghione, Lawrence Collingwood, Alexander, Hans Lange, Mario Cordone, Sir Thomas Beecham, Karl Alwin, Fritz Zweig, Johannes Schüler, Wilfred Pelletier, Georg Szell, Walter B. Rogers, Erich Orthmann, Otto Dobrindt, Rosario Bourdon, Giulio Setti, Angelo Albergoni, Eugene Ormandy, Romano Romani, Lorenzo Molajoli

Va! Laisse couler mes larmes (Recorded 1928)

2:36

Ah! Non mi ridestar (Recorded 1934)

4:05

Mozart: Die Zauberflöte, K. 620, Act I: Der Vögelfanger bin ich ja (Recorded 1937)

2:56
  • Wilhelm Strienz, Irma Beilke, Gerhard Hüsch, Erna Berger, Tiana Lemnitz, Helge Roswaenge
  • Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra
  • Sir Thomas Beecham

Mozart: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön (from Die Zauberflöte)

4:00
  • Richard Tauber
  • Vienna State Opera Orchestra
  • Karl Alwin

Mozart: Die Zauberflöte, K. 620, Act II

7:54
  • Wilhelm Strienz, Irma Beilke, Gerhard Hüsch, Erna Berger, Tiana Lemnitz, Helge Roswaenge
  • Berlin Philharmonica Orchestra
  • Sir Thomas Beecham

Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinen Herzen (Recorded 1937)

3:01

Ach, ich fühl's (Recorded 1937)

4:53
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