Coloratura assoluta / Lily Pons

Author(s): Pons, Lily, 1898-1976. Performer
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Subjects: Operas--Excerpts
Songs (High voice) with orchestra
Songs (High voice) with piano
Formats: Sound Recording, CD
Material Type: Musical sound recording -- Monograph
Language: French, The recording is in French, The recording is in English, The recording is in Italian, Accompanying material in English, Accompanying material in German, Accompanying material in French
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [New York?] : Sony Music Entertainment, p1998
Physical Description: 2 sound discs (157 min., 5 sec.) : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Authors: Conductor : Cimara, Pietro
Conductor : Kostelanetz, Andre, 1901-1980
Conductor : Abravanel, Maurice, 1903-1993
Notes: UPC: 7464606552
Issue number: MH2K 60655
Compact discs
Previously recorded materials originally released by Columbia
Opera arias and songs
Lily Pons, soprano ; various orchestras ; Pietro Cimara, Andre Kostelanetz, Maurice Abravanel, conductors ; sung principally in original languages
Recorded between 1941 and 1950 at Liederkranz Hall and the Columbia 30th Street Studio in New York City
Durations provided on the insert
Program notes by the Earl of Harewood in English, German, and French
Contents: La fille du régiment. Chacun le sait ; Il faut partir ; Et mon coeur va changer ; Salut à la France / Donizetti -- Sadko. Song of India / Rimsky-Korsakov -- Lakmé. Pourquo dans les grands bois? / Delibes -- Dinorah. Ombre légère (Shadow song) / Meyerbeer -- Lucia di Lammermoor. Regnava nel silenzio ... Quando rapita in estasi ; Il dolce suono mi colpì ... Ardon gl'incensi / Donizetti -- Rigoletto. Caro nome / Verdi -- Lakmé. Où va la jeune hindoue (Bell song) / Delibes -- Mireille. O légère hirondelle. Roméo et Juliette. Je veux vivre / Gounod -- La traviata. Ah, fors è lui ... Sempre libera / Verdi -- Le coq d'or. Hymne au soleil / Rimsky-Korsakov -- Les contes d'Hoffmann. Les oiseaux dans la charmille / Offenbach -- Zémire et Azor. La fauvelle / Grétry -- Mignon. Je suis Titania / Thomas -- I puritani. Son vergin vezzosa / Bellini -- Linda di Chamounix. O luce di quest'anima / Donizetti -- La sonnambula. Ah, no credea ... Ah, non giunge / Bellini -- Porgy and Bess. Summertime / Gershwin -- The Russian nightingale / Alabiev -- Fledermaus fantasy / Strauss -- Les roses d'Ispahan / Fauré -- L'invitation au voyage / Duparc -- Chansons de Ronsard / Milhaud -- Clair de lune ; Fantoches / Debussy (Frank La Forge, piano) -- Plaisir d'amour / Martini -- Home, sweet home / Bishop
OCLC Number: 40665015
ISBN/ISSN: 7464606552
MH2K 60655