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Brava, Jessye! - The Very Best of Jessye Norman

Jessye Norman (soprano)

2 Presto CDs

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Contents

Haydn: La vera costanza / Act 2

2:46
  • Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
  • Antal Dorati
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1976-05
  • Recording Venue: Municipalité, Grande Salle, Epalinges

"Dove fuggo, ove m'ascondo"

2:46

 Excerpt, Berlioz: Les Nuits d'été, Op. 7

2:22
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1979-12-23
  • Recording Venue: Henry Wood Hall, London

1. Villanelle

2:22

Verdi: Un giorno di regno / Act 1

6:01
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers
  • Lamberto Gardelli
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1973-08

"Non san quant'io nel petto" - "Non vo' quel vecchio, non son sì sciocca"

6:01

 Excerpt, Wagner: Wesendonck-Lieder (5)

2:31
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1975-02-23
  • Recording Venue: Wembley Town Hall, London

Schmerzen

2:31

Strauss, R: Vier letzte Lieder

6:06
  • Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
  • Kurt Masur
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1982-06-04
  • Recording Venue: Paul Gerhardt Kirche , Leipzig

3. Beim Schlafengehen

6:06

Strauss, R: Zueignung, Op. 10 No. 1

1:47
  • Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
  • Kurt Masur
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1982-06-04
  • Recording Venue: Paul Gerhardt Kirche , Leipzig

Purcell: Dido and Aeneas / Act 3

5:27
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1985-05

"Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth"

5:27

 Excerpt, Strauss, R: Ariadne auf Naxos

5:47
  • Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
  • Kurt Masur
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1988-01
  • Recording Venue: Neues Gewandhaus, Leipzig

"Es gibt ein Reich"

5:47

 Excerpt, Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn (1899 version)

10:28
  • Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
  • Bernard Haitink
  • Irwin Gage (piano), Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1976-04
  • Recording Venue: Concertgebouw, Grote Zaal, Amsterdam

4. Wer hat dies Liedlein erdacht?

1:59

8. Rheinlegendchen

3:29

Urlicht

5:00

Schumann: Widmung, Op. 25 No. 1

2:06
  • Jessye Norman (soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
  • Recorded: 1987-06-16
  • Recording Venue: Feldkirch

Schubert: Erlkönig, D328

4:02
  • Jessye Norman (soprano), Phillip Moll (piano)
  • Recorded: 1984-04-28
  • Recording Venue: London

Ravel: Vocalise-étude en forme de habanera

3:59
  • Jessye Norman (soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
  • Recorded: 1987-11

trad.: He's Got The Whole World

3:01
  • Jessye Norman (soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
  • Recorded: 1987-06-16
  • Recording Venue: Feldkirch

 Excerpt, Berlioz: Les Nuits d'été, Op. 7

4:09
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1979-12-23
  • Recording Venue: Henry Wood Hall, London

6. L'île inconnue

4:09

Watters, M: Faster, Higher, Stronger

4:24
  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Centennial Choir
  • Mark Watters
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1996-06