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CHAN 3074
 
Multiple Set of 2 CDs
Verdi: Aida
Release Date: January 2002
Originally recorded in 2001
Composer (1813-1901)
Giuseppe Verdi
Solo bass - The Pharaoh
Peter Rose
Solo mezzo-soprano - Amneris
Rosalind Plowright
Solo soprano - Aida
Jane Eaglen
Solo baritone - Amonasro
Gregory Yurisich
Solo tenor - Radames
Dennis O'Neill
Solo bass - Ramfis
Alastair Miles
Solo soprano - The High Priestess
Susan Gritton
Solo tenor - A Messenger
Alfred Boe
Choral
Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
Conductor
David Parry
Venue
Blackheath Halls, London
Producer
Brian Couzens
Engineer
Ralph Couzens
Engineer assistant
Christopher Brooke
Genre:
Vocal & Song
Opera in English

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GIUSEPPE VERDI

(1813-1901)

Aida

141:46
Opera in four acts
Libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, after a scenario by Auguste Mariette
English version by Edmund Tacey
1.
Prelude
4:04
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Act I
Scene 1
2.
'Yes, Ethiopia once again has dared'
1:43
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Ramfis, Radames
3.
'I pray that I be chosen'
1:04
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4.
'Goddess Aida, fair as a vision'
3:34
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Radames
5.
'Have you just heard a joyous tale'
2:37
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Amneris, Radames
6.
'Aida!'
1:32
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Radames, Amneris
7.
'Alas, I hear the cries of war'
1:59
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Aida, Amneris, Radames
8.
'Grave is the cause'
3:10
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The Pharaoh, Messenger, Aida, Radames, Amneris
9.
'Now go forward noble army'
3:06
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The Pharaoh, Ramfis, Chorus, Aida, Radames, Amneris, Messenger
10.
'As victor then return!'
3:15
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11.
'The sacred names of a father and lover'
0:49
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12.
'Hear me, ye gods, pity my cry!'
2:43
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Aida
Scene 2
13.
'Almighty, almighty Phtha'
3:10
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High Priestess, Ramfis, Priests, Priestesses
14.
Sacred Dance of the Priestesses
2:00
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15.
'The gods have shown you favour'
1:18
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Ramfis, Priests
16.
'Great Godhead we petition thee'
4:03
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Ramfis, Radames, Priests, Priestesses
Act II
Scene 1
17.
'We hear the hymns and cheering'
2:54
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Slave-girls, Amneris
18.
Dance of the Young Moorish Slaves
2:17
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19.
'No more now!'
0:48
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Amneris
20.
'Now the battle is over your people suffer'
5:38
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21.
'Tremble! I know your secret . . .'
1:35
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Amneris, Aida
22.
'But, look with pity on my distress . . .'
1:58
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Aida, Amneris
23.
'Now go forward noble army'
1:24
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Chorus, Amneris, Aida
24.
'Hear me, ye gods, pity my cry!'
1:23
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Aida
Scene 2
25.
'Glory to Isis, goddess fair'
3:26
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Populace, Priests
26.
Trumpet Fanfare
1:45
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27.
Ballabile
1:55
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28.
'Glorious warrior Radames'
2:10
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Populace, Priests
29.
'Valiant pride of your country'
2:19
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The Pharaoh, Radames
30.
'Worship and glory to all the gods on high'
0:58
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Ramfis, Priests, Aida, Amneris, Amonasro, Pharaoh
31.
'As you see, I am wearing the colours of my King'
4:52
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Amonasro, Aida, Slave-girls, Prisoners, Ramfis, Priests, Amneris, Populace, Radames
32.
'O King, by holy Isis'
2:39
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Radames, Pharaoh, Amneris, Priests, Populace, Ramfis
33.
'Glory to Isis, goddess fair'
3:05
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Pharaoh, Populace, Slave-girls, Prisoners, Ramfis, Priests, Aida, Radames, Amneris, Amonasro
Act III
34.
'Thou art to great Osiris'
2:01
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Chorus, High Priestess
35.
'Come to the shrine of Isis'
2:00
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Ramfis, Amneris, Chorus
36.
'Soon Radames will come!'
2:31
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37.
'Oh, skies of blue'
4:00
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Aida
38.
'I come, full of concerm'
1:09
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39.
'Once again you will see our lofty forests'
3:42
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Amonasro, Aida
40.
'No more my daughter'
0:34
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Amonasro, Aida
41.
'Father . . . the Egyptians . . . have not . . . enslaved me . . .'
2:28
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Aida, Amonasro
42.
'At last I see you, my sweet Aida . . .'
1:22
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43.
'Your people rise again, arming for battle . . .'
1:42
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Radames, Aida
44.
'We'd leave this white oppressive heat'
3:49
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Aida, Radames
45.
'Ah no! We'll leave here!'
2:37
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Radames, Aida, Amonasro
46.
'You! Amonasro! You! The King?'
1:30
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Radames, Aida, Amonasro
47.
'We're betrayed!'
1:00
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Amneris, Aida, Amonasro, Radames, Ramfis
Act IV
Scene 1
48.
'My hated rival has escaped me'
3:01
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Amneris
49.
'Soon all the priests will gather here'
2:18
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Amneris, Radames
50.
'Ah! You must live'
2:49
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51.
'Who will save you, wretched madman'
1:46
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Amneris, Radames
52.
'Alas! I feel I'm, dying . . .'
2:13
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Amneris, Ramfis, Priests
53.
'Spirit of Isis'
1:53
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Ramfis, Priests, Amneris
54.
'Radames! Radames! Radames!'
4:15
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Ramfis, Priests, Amneris
55.
'Priests of Isis, the man you condemn'
2:33
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Amneris, Ramfis, Priests
Scene 2
56.
'The fatal cover's now in place'
2:26
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Radames, Aida
57.
'My heart foretold this horrifying sentence'
3:01
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Aida, Radames
58.
'Almighty Phtha'
5:12
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Priestesses, Priests, Aida, Radames, Chorus, Amneris
Solo: Peter Rose bass - The Pharaoh
Solo: Rosalind Plowright mezzo-soprano - Amneris
Solo: Jane Eaglen soprano - Aida
Solo: Gregory Yurisich baritone - Amonasro
Solo: Dennis O'Neill tenor - Radames
Solo: Alastair Miles bass - Ramfis
Solo: Susan Gritton soprano - The High Priestess
Solo: Alfred Boe tenor - A Messenger
Conductor: David Parry
23rd April - 2nd March 2001

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GIUSEPPE VERDI

(1813-1901)

Aida

141:46
Opera in four acts
Libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, after a scenario by Auguste Mariette
English version by Edmund Tacey
COMPACT DISC ONE
1.
Prelude
4:04
Act I
Scene 1
2.
'Yes, Ethiopia once again has dared'
1:43
Ramfis, Radames
3.
'I pray that I be chosen'
1:04
4.
'Goddess Aida, fair as a vision'
3:34
Radames
5.
'Have you just heard a joyous tale'
2:37
Amneris, Radames
6.
'Aida!'
1:32
Radames, Amneris
7.
'Alas, I hear the cries of war'
1:59
Aida, Amneris, Radames
8.
'Grave is the cause'
3:10
The Pharaoh, Messenger, Aida, Radames, Amneris
9.
'Now go forward noble army'
3:06
The Pharaoh, Ramfis, Chorus, Aida, Radames, Amneris, Messenger
10.
'As victor then return!'
3:15
11.
'The sacred names of a father and lover'
0:49
12.
'Hear me, ye gods, pity my cry!'
2:43
Aida
Scene 2
13.
'Almighty, almighty Phtha'
3:10
High Priestess, Ramfis, Priests, Priestesses
14.
Sacred Dance of the Priestesses
2:00
15.
'The gods have shown you favour'
1:18
Ramfis, Priests
16.
'Great Godhead we petition thee'
4:03
Ramfis, Radames, Priests, Priestesses
Act II
Scene 1
17.
'We hear the hymns and cheering'
2:54
Slave-girls, Amneris
18.
Dance of the Young Moorish Slaves
2:17
19.
'No more now!'
0:48
Amneris
20.
'Now the battle is over your people suffer'
5:38
21.
'Tremble! I know your secret . . .'
1:35
Amneris, Aida
22.
'But, look with pity on my distress . . .'
1:58
Aida, Amneris
23.
'Now go forward noble army'
1:24
Chorus, Amneris, Aida
24.
'Hear me, ye gods, pity my cry!'
1:23
Aida
Scene 2
25.
'Glory to Isis, goddess fair'
3:26
Populace, Priests
26.
Trumpet Fanfare
1:45
27.
Ballabile
1:55
28.
'Glorious warrior Radames'
2:10
Populace, Priests
29.
'Valiant pride of your country'
2:19
The Pharaoh, Radames
30.
'Worship and glory to all the gods on high'
0:58
Ramfis, Priests, Aida, Amneris, Amonasro, Pharaoh
31.
'As you see, I am wearing the colours of my King'
4:52
Amonasro, Aida, Slave-girls, Prisoners, Ramfis, Priests, Amneris, Populace, Radames
32.
'O King, by holy Isis'
2:39
Radames, Pharaoh, Amneris, Priests, Populace, Ramfis
33.
'Glory to Isis, goddess fair'
3:05
Pharaoh, Populace, Slave-girls, Prisoners, Ramfis, Priests, Aida, Radames, Amneris, Amonasro
Total time: 79:49
COMPACT DISC TWO
Act III
1.
'Thou art to great Osiris'
2:01
Chorus, High Priestess
2.
'Come to the shrine of Isis'
2:00
Ramfis, Amneris, Chorus
3.
'Soon Radames will come!'
2:31
4.
'Oh, skies of blue'
4:00
Aida
5.
'I come, full of concerm'
1:09
6.
'Once again you will see our lofty forests'
3:42
Amonasro, Aida
7.
'No more my daughter'
0:34
Amonasro, Aida
8.
'Father . . . the Egyptians . . . have not . . . enslaved me . . .'
2:28
Aida, Amonasro
9.
'At last I see you, my sweet Aida . . .'
1:22
10.
'Your people rise again, arming for battle . . .'
1:42
Radames, Aida
11.
'We'd leave this white oppressive heat'
3:49
Aida, Radames
12.
'Ah no! We'll leave here!'
2:37
Radames, Aida, Amonasro
13.
'You! Amonasro! You! The King?'
1:30
Radames, Aida, Amonasro
14.
'We're betrayed!'
1:00
Amneris, Aida, Amonasro, Radames, Ramfis
Act IV
Scene 1
15.
'My hated rival has escaped me'
3:01
Amneris
16.
'Soon all the priests will gather here'
2:18
Amneris, Radames
17.
'Ah! You must live'
2:49
18.
'Who will save you, wretched madman'
1:46
Amneris, Radames
19.
'Alas! I feel I'm, dying . . .'
2:13
Amneris, Ramfis, Priests
20.
'Spirit of Isis'
1:53
Ramfis, Priests, Amneris
21.
'Radames! Radames! Radames!'
4:15
Ramfis, Priests, Amneris
22.
'Priests of Isis, the man you condemn'
2:33
Amneris, Ramfis, Priests
Scene 2
23.
'The fatal cover's now in place'
2:26
Radames, Aida
24.
'My heart foretold this horrifying sentence'
3:01
Aida, Radames
25.
'Almighty Phtha'
5:12
Priestesses, Priests, Aida, Radames, Chorus, Amneris
Total time: 61:57
Solo: Peter Rose bass - The Pharaoh
Solo: Rosalind Plowright mezzo-soprano - Amneris
Solo: Jane Eaglen soprano - Aida
Solo: Gregory Yurisich baritone - Amonasro
Solo: Dennis O'Neill tenor - Radames
Solo: Alastair Miles bass - Ramfis
Solo: Susan Gritton soprano - The High Priestess
Solo: Alfred Boe tenor - A Messenger
Conductor: David Parry
23rd April - 2nd March 2001




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