Chandos Records

My Wish List

Close

Verdi: Rigoletto

Show recording details
CHAN 3030
 
Multiple Set of 2 CDs
Verdi: Rigoletto
Release Date: January 2000
Originally recorded in 1999
Composer
Giuseppe Verdi
Solo baritone - Rigoletto
John Rawnsley
Solo soprano - Gilda
Helen Field
Solo tenor - The 'Duke'
Arthur Davies
Solo bass - Sparafucile
John Tomlinson
Solo mezzo-soprano - Maddalena
Jean Rigby
Solo bass-baritone - Monterone
Norman Bailey
Solo baritone - Marullo
Alan Opie
Conductor
Mark Elder
Venue
Abbey Road Studios, London
Producer
Suvi Raj Grubb
Engineer
Stuart Eltham
Genre:
Vocal & Song
Opera in English

Select your download format


16Bit-FLAC/ALAC

INFORMATION

Studio and Surround are all formatted in FLAC

Lossless is available in FLAC and ALAC (For Mac). You select on the download page.

When you purchase a lossless format, we include the MP3 free of charge

Please note: On Mp3 format an unavoidable click may be heard on segue track breaks, to avoid this issue please select lossless

Deselect All

GIUSEPPE VERDI

Rigoletto

124:47
An opera in three acts
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave
English translation by James Fenton
The English National Opera production
Direced for the stage by Jonathan Miller
1.
Prelude
2:34
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Act I
Scene One
2.
'That pretty girl I've been seeing in the city'
1:50
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke', Borsa
3.
'If a woman should happen to catch my eye'
2:06
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke'
4.
'You're going? That's cruel'
2:03
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke', 'Countess', Rigoletto, Chorus
5.
'It's happened! It's happened!'
2:48
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Marullo, Chorus, 'Duke', Rigoletto, Ceprano, Borsa, Courtiers
6.
'I demand to see him'
4:52
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Monterone, 'Duke', Rigoletto, Borsa, Marullo, Ceprano, Courtiers
Scene Two
7.
'The old man laid his curse on me!'
5:10
£1.00
Add
£1.60
Add
Rigoletto, Sparafucile
8.
'We are equals'
3:52
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto
9.
'Gilda!'
2:03
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, Gilda
10.
'Ah, do not demand of one so sad'
5:03
£1.00
Add
£1.60
Add
Rigoletto, Gilda, Giovanna
11.
'Oh, dear Giovanna, guard my daughter'
5:46
£1.00
Add
£1.60
Add
Rigoletto, Gilda, Giovanna, 'Duke'
12.
'Giovanna, I should have told him'
3:12
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Gilda, Giovanna, 'Duke'
13.
'Love is the source of life, love is our sunlight'
5:27
£1.00
Add
£1.60
Add
'Duke', Gilda, Ceprano, Borsa, Giovanna
14.
'Gualtier Maldè, you were the first to love me . . .
6:20
£1.00
Add
£1.60
Add
Dearest name of my first love'
Gilda, Borsa, Ceprano, Chorus, Marullo
15.
'I have returned. But why?'
2:19
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, Borsa, Ceprano, Marullo
16.
'Softly, softly we move in to get her'
3:01
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
All, Gilda, Chorus, Rigoletto
Act II
17.
'Somebody came and stole her but when?'
2:30
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke'
18.
'Somewhere I see you weeping'
3:05
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke', All
19.
'We went to look for her last night together'
2:00
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
All, 'Duke'
20.
'The power of love is calling'
3:13
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke', All
21.
'Poor little Rigoletto . . .'
3:35
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Marullo, Rigoletto, Chorus, Ceprano, Secretary, Borsa
22.
'Filthy rabble, you liars, you cowards'
4:32
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto
23.
'My father!'
1:29
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Gilda, Rigoletto, All
24.
'Speak now. They've left us'
7:21
£1.00
Add
£1.60
Add
Rigoletto, Gilda
25.
'Ive one thing to do here before I am finished'
1:13
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, Gilda, Henchman, Monterone
26.
'Old man, you're mistaken'
2:12
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, Gilda
Act III
27.
'You love him?'
2:24
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, Gilda, 'Duke', Sparafucile
28.
'Women abandon us'
3:04
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke', Sparafucile, Rigoletto
29.
'When first I came to talk to you'
1:33
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke', Gilda, Maddalena, Rigoletto
30.
'If you want a faithful lover'
4:40
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
'Duke', Maddalena, Gilda, Rigoletto
31.
'Eighty dollars you were asking'
2:22
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, Sparafucile, 'Duke', Maddalena
32.
'He's such a young man, handsome and friendly'
2:33
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Maddalena, 'Duke', Sparafucile
33.
'I cannot think clearly'
6:22
£1.00
Add
£1.60
Add
Gilda, Maddalena, Sparafucile
34.
'Now for my vengeance, now the moment is ready'
2:53
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, Sparafucile
35.
'He's there, murdered, oh yes'
2:21
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, 'Duke'
36.
'But who can be inside here?'
2:02
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Rigoletto, Gilda
37.
'It's all my fault'
1:29
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Gilda, Rigoletto
38.
'Ah, soon, in Heaven'
3:22
£0.50
Add
£0.80
Add
Gilda, Rigoletto
Solo: John Rawnsley baritone - Rigoletto
Solo: Helen Field soprano - Gilda
Solo: Arthur Davies tenor - The 'Duke'
Solo: John Tomlinson bass - Sparafucile
Solo: Jean Rigby mezzo-soprano - Maddalena
Solo: Norman Bailey bass-baritone - Monterone
Solo: Alan Opie baritone - Marullo
Conductor: Mark Elder
28-30 July, 1, 6, 7, 14, 28 August and 4 September 1983

Why not buy the whole Album?

Your selections total more than the whole disc price.

GIUSEPPE VERDI

Rigoletto

124:47
An opera in three acts
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave
English translation by James Fenton
The English National Opera production
Direced for the stage by Jonathan Miller
COMPACT DISC ONE
1.
Prelude
2:34
Act I
Scene One
2.
'That pretty girl I've been seeing in the city'
1:50
'Duke', Borsa
3.
'If a woman should happen to catch my eye'
2:06
'Duke'
4.
'You're going? That's cruel'
2:03
'Duke', 'Countess', Rigoletto, Chorus
5.
'It's happened! It's happened!'
2:48
Marullo, Chorus, 'Duke', Rigoletto, Ceprano, Borsa, Courtiers
6.
'I demand to see him'
4:52
Monterone, 'Duke', Rigoletto, Borsa, Marullo, Ceprano, Courtiers
Scene Two
7.
'The old man laid his curse on me!'
5:10
Rigoletto, Sparafucile
8.
'We are equals'
3:52
Rigoletto
9.
'Gilda!'
2:03
Rigoletto, Gilda
10.
'Ah, do not demand of one so sad'
5:03
Rigoletto, Gilda, Giovanna
11.
'Oh, dear Giovanna, guard my daughter'
5:46
Rigoletto, Gilda, Giovanna, 'Duke'
12.
'Giovanna, I should have told him'
3:12
Gilda, Giovanna, 'Duke'
13.
'Love is the source of life, love is our sunlight'
5:27
'Duke', Gilda, Ceprano, Borsa, Giovanna
14.
'Gualtier Maldè, you were the first to love me . . .
6:20
Dearest name of my first love'
Gilda, Borsa, Ceprano, Chorus, Marullo
15.
'I have returned. But why?'
2:19
Rigoletto, Borsa, Ceprano, Marullo
16.
'Softly, softly we move in to get her'
3:01
All, Gilda, Chorus, Rigoletto
Total time: 58:29
COMPACT DISC TWO
Act II
1.
'Somebody came and stole her but when?'
2:30
'Duke'
2.
'Somewhere I see you weeping'
3:05
'Duke', All
3.
'We went to look for her last night together'
2:00
All, 'Duke'
4.
'The power of love is calling'
3:13
'Duke', All
5.
'Poor little Rigoletto . . .'
3:35
Marullo, Rigoletto, Chorus, Ceprano, Secretary, Borsa
6.
'Filthy rabble, you liars, you cowards'
4:32
Rigoletto
7.
'My father!'
1:29
Gilda, Rigoletto, All
8.
'Speak now. They've left us'
7:21
Rigoletto, Gilda
9.
'Ive one thing to do here before I am finished'
1:13
Rigoletto, Gilda, Henchman, Monterone
10.
'Old man, you're mistaken'
2:12
Rigoletto, Gilda
Act III
11.
'You love him?'
2:24
Rigoletto, Gilda, 'Duke', Sparafucile
12.
'Women abandon us'
3:04
'Duke', Sparafucile, Rigoletto
13.
'When first I came to talk to you'
1:33
'Duke', Gilda, Maddalena, Rigoletto
14.
'If you want a faithful lover'
4:40
'Duke', Maddalena, Gilda, Rigoletto
15.
'Eighty dollars you were asking'
2:22
Rigoletto, Sparafucile, 'Duke', Maddalena
16.
'He's such a young man, handsome and friendly'
2:33
Maddalena, 'Duke', Sparafucile
17.
'I cannot think clearly'
6:22
Gilda, Maddalena, Sparafucile
18.
'Now for my vengeance, now the moment is ready'
2:53
Rigoletto, Sparafucile
19.
'He's there, murdered, oh yes'
2:21
Rigoletto, 'Duke'
20.
'But who can be inside here?'
2:02
Rigoletto, Gilda
21.
'It's all my fault'
1:29
Gilda, Rigoletto
22.
'Ah, soon, in Heaven'
3:22
Gilda, Rigoletto
Total time: 66:18
Solo: John Rawnsley baritone - Rigoletto
Solo: Helen Field soprano - Gilda
Solo: Arthur Davies tenor - The 'Duke'
Solo: John Tomlinson bass - Sparafucile
Solo: Jean Rigby mezzo-soprano - Maddalena
Solo: Norman Bailey bass-baritone - Monterone
Solo: Alan Opie baritone - Marullo
Conductor: Mark Elder
28-30 July, 1, 6, 7, 14, 28 August and 4 September 1983




Back to Top
Chandos Records
Chandos House
1 Commerce Park
Commerce Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 8HX
United Kingdom