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Alan Opie sings Bel Canto Arias

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CHAN 3085
 
Alan Opie sings Bel Canto Arias
Release Date: October 2003
Originally recorded in 2003
Composer (1792-1868)
Gioachino Rossini
Composer (1813-1901)
Giuseppe Verdi
Composer (1797-1848)
Gaetano Donizetti
Composer (1857-1919)
Ruggiero Leoncavallo
Orchestra (tracks 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9 & 11)
London Philharmonic
Orchestra (tracks 1, 5 & 10)
English National Opera Orchestra
Orchestra (track 4)
The Philharmonia
Conductor (track 1)
Gabriele Bellini
Conductor (tracks 2-11)
David Parry
Venue
Goldsmiths College, New Cross, London
Venue
Blackheath Halls, London
Producer
Brian Couzens
Engineer (tracks 1-4, 6 & 7)
Ralph Couzens
Engineer (tracks 5, 8, 9 & 10)
Jonathan Cooper
Engineer (track 11)
Ben Connellan
Genre:
Vocal & Song
Opera in English

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GIOACHINO ROSSINI

(1792-1868)
1.

Figaro's Cavatina from The Barber of Seville

4:45
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'La la la lera, la la la la. Here at your service to do or die am I!'
from CHAN 3025(2) The Barber of Seville

GIUSEPPE VERDI

(1813-1901)
2.

Count de Luna's Recitative, Aria and Cabaletta from Il trovatore (The Troubador)

9:15
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'All is deserted' -
'In the stars that shine above me' -
'My hour of joy approaches'
with Clive Bayley bass (Ferrando) and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
from CHAN 3036(2) Il trovatore

GAETANO DONIZETTI

(1797-1848)
3.

Camoëns' Recitative and Romance from Dom Sebastian, King of Portugal

6:36
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'On the African shores' -
'Lisbon fair, beloved homeland'
4.

Aria and Cabaletta from Lucia of Lammermoor

10:53
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'You seem unhappy' -
'Trembling, I feel the horror' -
'All in vain do you try to waken tender feelings'
with Stephen Chaundy tenor (Normanno), Peter Rose bass (Raimondo) and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
from CHAN 3083(2) Lucia of Lammermoor

GIUSEPPE VERDI

5.

Duet: Carlo and Elvira, and Trio: Carlo, Ernani and Elvira from Ernani

7:46
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'Since the day when first I saw you' -
'You're Ernani! At once I despise you'
with Susan Patterson soprano (Elvira) and Julian Gavin tenor (Ernani)
from CHAN 3052(2) Ernani
6.

The Doge's Scena and Romance from The Two Foscari

5:10
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'I am alone, here in private' -
'How my old heart beats wildly'

GIOACHINO ROSSINI

7.

Duet: William Tell and Arnold Melcthal from William Tell

9:15
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with Barry Banks tenor (Arnold Melcthal)
8.

William Tell's Aria from William Tell

2:56
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'Keep very still now: kneel down before me'

GIUSEPPE VERDI

9.

Ezio's Scena, Aria and Cabaletta from Attila

8:47
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'''Peace is concluded''' -
'From everlasting mountains' -
'So my fate has been decided'
with Dennis O'Neill tenor (Foresto) and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
10.

Part III Finale from Ernani

4:30
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'Charlemagne inspire me'
with Peter Rose bass (Silva), Susan Patterson, Helen Williams, Julian Gavin, Peter Wedd, Paul Hodges and English National Opera Chorus
from Chan 3052(2) Ernani

RUGGIERO LEONCAVALLO

(1857-1919)
11.

Prologue from Pagliacci (The Touring Party)

8:14
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'Hello . . . Hello . . . Dear Ladies and gentlemen, you'll pardon me'
from CHAN 3003 Pagliacci
Total time: 79:03
Conductor: Gabriele Bellini (track 1)
Conductor: David Parry (tracks 2-11)
9-14 August 1994 (track 1)
16-20 December 1999 (track 2), 24-27 September 2001 (tracks 3, 6 & 7), 2-6 September 2001 (track 4), 12-16 July 2000 (tracks 5 & 10), 3-7 March 2003 (tracks 8 & 9), 7-10 August 1997 (track 11)

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GIOACHINO ROSSINI

(1792-1868)
1.

Figaro's Cavatina from The Barber of Seville

4:45
'La la la lera, la la la la. Here at your service to do or die am I!'
from CHAN 3025(2) The Barber of Seville

GIUSEPPE VERDI

(1813-1901)
2.

Count de Luna's Recitative, Aria and Cabaletta from Il trovatore (The Troubador)

9:15
'All is deserted' -
'In the stars that shine above me' -
'My hour of joy approaches'
with Clive Bayley bass (Ferrando) and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
from CHAN 3036(2) Il trovatore

GAETANO DONIZETTI

(1797-1848)
3.

Camoëns' Recitative and Romance from Dom Sebastian, King of Portugal

6:36
'On the African shores' -
'Lisbon fair, beloved homeland'
4.

Aria and Cabaletta from Lucia of Lammermoor

10:53
'You seem unhappy' -
'Trembling, I feel the horror' -
'All in vain do you try to waken tender feelings'
with Stephen Chaundy tenor (Normanno), Peter Rose bass (Raimondo) and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
from CHAN 3083(2) Lucia of Lammermoor

GIUSEPPE VERDI

5.

Duet: Carlo and Elvira, and Trio: Carlo, Ernani and Elvira from Ernani

7:46
'Since the day when first I saw you' -
'You're Ernani! At once I despise you'
with Susan Patterson soprano (Elvira) and Julian Gavin tenor (Ernani)
from CHAN 3052(2) Ernani
6.

The Doge's Scena and Romance from The Two Foscari

5:10
'I am alone, here in private' -
'How my old heart beats wildly'

GIOACHINO ROSSINI

7.

Duet: William Tell and Arnold Melcthal from William Tell

9:15
with Barry Banks tenor (Arnold Melcthal)
8.

William Tell's Aria from William Tell

2:56
'Keep very still now: kneel down before me'

GIUSEPPE VERDI

9.

Ezio's Scena, Aria and Cabaletta from Attila

8:47
'''Peace is concluded''' -
'From everlasting mountains' -
'So my fate has been decided'
with Dennis O'Neill tenor (Foresto) and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
10.

Part III Finale from Ernani

4:30
'Charlemagne inspire me'
with Peter Rose bass (Silva), Susan Patterson, Helen Williams, Julian Gavin, Peter Wedd, Paul Hodges and English National Opera Chorus
from Chan 3052(2) Ernani

RUGGIERO LEONCAVALLO

(1857-1919)
11.

Prologue from Pagliacci (The Touring Party)

8:14
'Hello . . . Hello . . . Dear Ladies and gentlemen, you'll pardon me'
from CHAN 3003 Pagliacci
Total time: 79:03
Conductor: Gabriele Bellini (track 1)
Conductor: David Parry (tracks 2-11)
9-14 August 1994 (track 1)
16-20 December 1999 (track 2), 24-27 September 2001 (tracks 3, 6 & 7), 2-6 September 2001 (track 4), 12-16 July 2000 (tracks 5 & 10), 3-7 March 2003 (tracks 8 & 9), 7-10 August 1997 (track 11)




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