The 50 greatest tracks
    (2016, original release: 1976)

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PUBLISHED
Baarn, Netherlands : Decca, [2016]
℗2016
DESCRIPTION
2 audio discs (82:13; 79:55) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN
9786316633453 483 0844, 6316633459 : 483 0845--483 0846, 00028948308446, 028948308446
LANGUAGE
Multilingual
NOTES

Title from disc label

Previously released material, 1976-1993

Credits in English (6 pages : portraits) inserted in container

José Carreras, tenor ; with various musicians

Sung in Italian, English, French, Latin and Spanish

CONTENTS

CD 1.

Il trovatore. Di quella pira / Verdi (Katia Ricciarelli, soprano ; Robin Leggate, tenor ; Chorus & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Sir Colin Davis, conductor) (3:15) -- Manon Lescaut. Donna non vidi mai / Puccini (London Symphony Orchestra ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor) (2:26) -- L'arlesiana. È la solita storia / Cilea (Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma ; Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; Zubin Mehta, conductor) (4:22) -- Andrea Chénier. Un dì all'azzuro spazio / Giordano (Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma ; Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; Zubin Mehta, conductor) (5:11) -- Tosca. E lucevan le stelle / Puccini (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Sir Colin Davis, conductor) (3:17) -- La Bohème. Che gelida manina / Puccini (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Sir Colin Davis, conductor) (4:49) -- Werther. Pourquoi me réveiller / Massenet (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Sir Colin Davis, conductor) (2:37) -- I lombardi. La mia letizia infondere / Verdi (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Roberto Benzi, conductor) (2:09) -- Pagliacci. Vesti la giubba / Leoncavallo (London Symphony Orchestra ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor) (3:49) -- Zingari. Dammi un amore / Leoncavallo (London Symphony Orchestra ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor) (2:44) -- L'amico Fritz. Ed anche Beppe amò / Mascagni (London Symphony Orchestra ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor) (3:17) -- La Gioconda. Cielo e mar / Ponchielli (London Symphony Orchestra ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor) (4:44) -- Un ballo in maschera. Ma se m'è forza perderti / Verdi (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Sir Colin Davis, conductor) (2:47) -- Il corsaro. Sì, de' corsari il fulmine / Verdi (Ambrosian Singers ; New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Lamberto Gardelli, conductor) (2:37) -- Adelson e Salvini. Ecco, signor, la sposa / Bellini (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Roberto Benzi, conductor) (2:18) -- Il duca d'Alba. Angelo casto e bel / Donizetti (4:10) -- Serse. Ombra mai fu / Handel (English Chamber Orchestra ; Vjekoslav Šutej, conductor) (3:09) -- Il giuramento. Fu celeste quel contento / Mercadante (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Roberto Benzi, conductor) (3:42) -- Ernani. Come rugiada al cespite / Verdi (London Symphony Orchestra ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor) (3:58) -- La battaglia di Legnano. La pia materna mano / Verdi (ORF Chorus & Symphony Orchestra ; Lamberto Gardelli, conductor) (2:25) -- Il figliuol prodigo. Tenda natal / Ponchielli (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Roberto Benzi, conductor) (3:07) -- La bohème. Testa adorata / Leoncavallo (London Symphony Orchestra ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor) (3:09) -- Tosca. Recondita armonia / Puccini (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Sir Colin Davis, conductor) (2:05) -- Turandot. Nessun dorma / Puccini (London Symphony Orchestra ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor) (2:58) --

CD 2.

Granada / Lara (Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma ; Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; Zubin Mehta, conductor) (3:41) -- Mattinata / Leoncavallo ; arr. Juan Alfonso (English Chamber Orchestra ; Enrique García Asensio, conductor) (2:14) -- Funiculì, funiculà / Denza/Turco ; arr. Peter Hope (English Chamber Orchestra ; Edoardo Muller, conductor) (2:29) -- Te quiero, dijiste / Grever ; arr. Juan Alfonso (English Chamber Orchestra ; Enrique García Asensio, conductor) (3:58) -- A vucchella / Tosi/D'Annunzio ; arr. Peter Hope (English Chamber Orchestra ; Edoardo Muller, conductor) (2:57) -- Marechiare / Tosti/Di Giacomo ; arr. Peter Hope (English Chamber Orchestra ; Edoardo Muller, conductor) (3:01) -- Because / D'Hardelot/Teschemacher ; arr. Juan Alfonso (English Chamber Orchestra ; Enrique García Asensio, conductor) (2:27) -- Quiéreme mucho / Rogi ; arr. Juan Alfonso (English Chamber Orchestra ; Enrique García Asensio, conductor) (3:23) -- La danza / Rossini ; arr. Juan Alfonso (English Chamber Orchestra ; Enrique García Asensio, conductor) (2:04) -- Memory / Lloyd Webber ; arr. Robert Farnon (Robert Farnon and his Orchestra) (4:19) -- La serenata / Tosti/Cesareo ; arr. Peter Hope (English Chamber Orchestra ; Edoardo Muller, conductor) (3:07) -- Misa Criolla. Kyrie (vidala-babuala) / Ramírez (Domingo Cura, Jorge Padin, percussion ; Coral Salvé de Laredo ; Sociedad Coral de Bilbao ; José Luis Ocejo, conductor) (3:49) -- Shadow of your smile / Mandel/Webster ; arr. Robert Farnon (Robert Farnon and his Orchestra) (3:05) -- Plaisir d'amour / Martini ; arr. Federico Agostinelli (English Chamber Orchestra ; Vjekoslav Šutej, conductor) (3:14) -- You belong to my heart / Lara/Gilbert ; arr. Juan Alfonso (English Chamber Orchestra ; Enrique García Asensio, conductor) (2:47) -- West Side story. Tonight / Bernstein (Robert Farnon and his Orchestra) (2:35) -- Fenesta che lucive / anon. ; arr. Juan Alfonso (English Chamber Orchestra ; Enrique García Asensio, conductor) (3:33) -- My own true love / Steiner ; arr. Robert Farnon) (Robert Farnon and his Orchestra) (3:43) -- Malia / Tosti/Pagliara ; arr. Peter Hope (English Chamber Orchestra ; Edoardo Muller, conductor) (3:19) -- Ave Maria / J.S. Bach/Gounod ; arr. Job Maarse (MIchael G. Gormley, organ ; Wiener Symphoniker ; Uwe Christian Harrer, conductor) (2:45) -- Misa Criolla. Sanctus (carnaval cochabambino) / Ramírez (Arsenion Zambrano, charango guitar ; Domingo Cura, Jorge Padin, percussion ; Ariel Ramírez, harpsichord ; Coral Salvé de Laredo ; Sociedad Coral de Bilbao ; José Luis Ocejo, conductor) (2:14) -- Ideale / Tosti/Errico ; arr. Peter Hope (English Chamber Orchestra) (3:35) -- Summer knows / Legrand ; arr. Robert Farnon (Robert Farnon and his Orchestra) (3:42) -- Torna a Surriento / E. de Curtis/G. de Curtis ; arr. Peter Hope (English Chamber Orchestra ; Edoardo Muller, conductor) (4:26) -- Core 'ngrato / Cardillo/Cordiferro ; arr. Giancarlo Chiaramello (Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma ; Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; Zubin Mehta, conductor) (3:28)

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