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carreras, baltsa, raimondi, ricciarelli: operatic arias dvd

This glittering event is a blend of operatic arias, duets and popular song performed by an exclusive cast of great artists at the presence of Their Royal Highnesses Prince and Princess of Kent in aid of the Josè Carreras International Leukaemia Foundation and St. Sophia’s Childrens Hospital of Athens, Greece.
Recorded live on February 1991 at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London.
Directed for video by Paul Christ.

The Interpreters
Josè Carreras (Tenor) Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo soprano) Katia Ricciarelli (Soprano) Ruggero Raimondi (Bass) The London Arts Orchestra Jacques Delacòte (Conductor) Amanda Smith (Leader and Violin Soloist)

Track list
CANDIDE, Ouverture (Leonard Bernstein)
MATTINATA, L’Aurora di bianco vestita (Ruggero Leoncavallo)
CARMEN, Près des remparts de Séville – Seguédille (Georges Bizet)
GIANNI SCHICCHI, O mio babbino caro (Giacomo Puccini)
FAUST, Vous qui faites l’endormie – Mephistopheles Serenade (Gounod)
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA, Intermezzo (Pietro Mascagni)
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA, Tu qui, Santuzza? (Pietro Mascagni)

INTERVAL (speeches with Josè Carreras, H.R.H. Princess Michael of Kent, Sieverwright reads a letter from H.M. the Queen of Spain) 

LE CID, Due balletti: Castillane, Madrilène (Jules Massenet)
WERTHER, Purquoi me réveiller (Jules Massenet)
LA WALLY, Ebben? Ne andrò lontana (Alfredo Catalani)
THE TRAIN LEAVE AT EIGHT, To treno Fevgi Stis Okto (Mikis Theodorakis)
L’ULTIMA CANZONE, L’ultima canzone (Sir Paolo Tosti)
THAIS, Méditation (Jules Massenet)
CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA, Voi lo sapete o mamma (Pietro Mascagni)
L’ITALIANA IN ALGERI, Oh che muso, che figura! (Gioacchino Rossini)
WEST SIDE STORY, Tonight – Balcony Scene (Leonard Bernstein)
GRANADA, Granada (Augustin Lara)
LA TRAVIATA, Libiamo, nè lieti calici – Brindisi (Giuseppe Verdi)

Product description
1 DVD9 with full recording of the performance
1 Booklet with track list.

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Catalogue nr.: DMM-514
Video format: 4:3 NTSC
Audio format: PCM Stereo, DD 5.1
Menu: GB
Booklet: GB
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 87 mins

EUR 24,90

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